Host City 2017 is delighted to announce the latest confirmed speakers, including organising committee leaders, event owners and leading international experts to the largest meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events.

The new confirmations reinforce Host City’s reputation for providing a platform for the most highly regarded speakers in the world of events. 

New confirmations from major Event Organisers:

•      Lee Hee-beom, President, PyeongChang Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games
•      Pierce O'Callaghan, Director of Operations, London 2017 IAAF World Championships
•      Christian Hirschmueller, Technical Services & Overlay Manager, UEFA Events
Event Owners added to the speaker line-up include: 
•      Shiny Fang, Secretary General, UIPM (International Union of Modern Pentathlon)

•      Tracy Bury, Director of Professional Policy at the World Confederation for Physical Therapy (WCPT)

And international experts newly confirmed to speak at Host City 2017 include: 

•      Mike Wragg, Head of Research, Nielsen Sports
•      Andrew Craig, CEO at The Craig Company LLC
•      David de Behr, Head of Global Events, Aggreko

View the full speaker line-up on the Host City website »

Host City 2017 is an event that you must attend! Join the leading meeting of cities and sports, business and cultural events in Glasgow on 28-29 November: Register online today.

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