On 7th and 8th October 2008 at Chelsea FC, Leaders in Football 2008, incorporating the Association of European Leagues General Assembly, was officially opened by Sir David Richards, Chairman, The Premier League.

Please click here to download the full conference programme.

World Leaders including Mohamed bin Hammam, President of AFC; Lord Triesman, Chairman, The FA; David Taylor, General Secretary, UEFA and Richard Scudamore, CEO, The Premier League, took to the stage to discuss some of the challenges facing their respective organisations.

What else happened?

Additionally over 10 marketing master-classes were delivered by leading organisations such as Madison Square Garden Sports, Williams F1, Mastercard and Octagon, Yahoo!, Youtube, Soccer United Marketing, Wembley National Stadium and Dubai Sports City.

30 exhibitors, hand picked according to their leading edge media and technology services to football, showcased their services to over 1000 delegates in attendance.

Media Coverage
The event was covered worldwide by ESPN Star Sports, Bloomberg, Reuters, BBC, BSkyB, Setanta, Dubai Sports Channel and more ensuring sponsors and commercial partners reached a global audience.

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