Trends & Advancements – Premium Seating in Today’s Venue

  • Steve Brice (Moderator), CEO, Pharaoh Ltd
    Steve Brice (Moderator), CEO, Pharaoh Ltd
  • Tom McCann, Head of Premium Sales Service & Operations, Arsenal FC 
    Tom McCann, Head of Premium Sales Service & Operations, Arsenal FC 
  • Matt Botten, Senior Director, Premium Seating, AEG, The O2 Arena 
    Matt Botten, Senior Director, Premium Seating, AEG, The O2 Arena 
  • John Rhodes, Senior VP/Director, Entertainment & Sport, HOK
    John Rhodes, Senior VP/Director, Entertainment & Sport, HOK

Delivering a perfect venue today — one sustainable for years to come — requires a balance of budget, fan expectation, innovation, and activation. You need to understand bricks and mortar but also technology adaptability, F&B implications, and the evolution of how fans consume sports and entertainment. This panel has insights from a variety of industries that influence the holistic venue experience. Hear how premium seating benefits from today’s advancements in design and construction.

Speakers: 
  • Steve Brice (Moderator), CEO, Pharaoh Ltd
  • Matt Botten, Senior Director, Premium Seating, AEG, The O2 Arena 
  • Tom McCann, Head of Premium Sales Service & Operations, Arsenal FC 
  • John Rhodes, Senior Vice President / Director of Entertainment & Sport, HOK
Date: 
October 11, 2018
Start time: 
9:45 a.m.
End time: 
10:25 a.m.
Location: 
Hyde Park