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