TSE Consulting is delighted to announce that Serge Didenko has joined The Academy 2017 Programme as a Guest Speaker. A known expert in the use of crowdfunding, Serge will share his experience of how organisations can use crowdfunding to attract new revenues.

Serge is the founder and CEO of BLOCKS – an open platform for wearable technology. In 2015 BLOCKS raised $1.6Million via crowdfunding on Kickstarter and has built a community of more than 150,000 followers. At the time, BLOCKS Kickstarter campaign was the 3rd biggest crowdfunding campaign in Europe. The company had been featured in hundreds of press articles around the world and received multiple awards, including Best Design Concept by Reddot.

Serge is a knowledgeable speaker and advisor to crowdfunding projects. Serge had also been a founding member at multiple student and international organizations that focus on entrepreneurship and social engagement.  

With sports organisations constantly looking for new ways to increase their revenues, Serge will discuss how crowdfunding can provide one potential solution, providing participants with practical tips on how they can use supporters of their sport to help secure their future. With this in mind, Serge provides the ideal fit for The Academy, a unique management conference dedicated to sports leaders from around the world and across different sports who are looking to take themselves and their organisations to the next level, by staying ahead of the trends.

The 2017 conference, to be held on June 7-8 in Lausanne, Switzerland, is centred on three main pillars beneficial to all sports organisations: Revenues, Promotion and Influence. The two-day programme will consist of keynote speeches, presentations and interactive sessions, with all participants receiving an authentic certificate upon completion, demonstrating their commitment to professional development in the sports industry.

For more information on the programme for the 2017 Edition, please click here. 

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