February 01, 2019 | Johan Cruijff ArenA, 1100 DL Amsterdam, Netherlands
Maxim Korshunov, Stadium Manager at 2018 FIFA World Cup Local Organising Committee

Maxim Korshunov


Stadium Manager
2018 FIFA World Cup Local Organising Committee

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Conference Day One: Tuesday, 21 May 2019

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019


12:10 PM INTERNATIONAL CASE STUDY: HOSTING A SUCCESSFUL MEGA EVENT: How FIFA World Cup Russia 2018 Achieved Its Mark As The Best World Cup Ever

Stadium infrastructure, stadium readiness and facility plays a vital role in ensuring smooth operations and execution of events. With the FIFA World Cup going to Russia, the local organising committee had a big task to ensure smooth execution of all the games, with stadium management at the heart of it all. Stadium manager is a position that is in the top of every activity taking place at the stadium - from construction, IT, broadcast and finishing with sustainability and ticketing.

  • Gain hands on insights on what went behind executing an event at the scale of a world cup
  • How the right design, technology and stadium infrastructure eases organising pressure
  • Lessons learnt, and what stadiums for future mega events can improvise on