Multi-Year Sponsors

How Your Events Will Benefit from TEAMS

Sporting events are highly visible, their impact is more easily measured, they enhance the quality of life for residents of the host city and can be key to the economic development as well as individual and business relocation. Event organizers at TEAMS will find new host cities and venues for their events and meetings in a time-efficient, cost-effective manner. And the hands-on educational programming and industry insights from the thought leaders in sporting events will help event organizers run their organizations more successfully.

TEAMS '13 Photo: Tyler KaufmanPersonal Appointment Sessions
Event organizers will have the opportunity to schedule appointments with convention bureaus, sports commissions, hotels, suppliers and sponsors of their choice. Those who complete their appointment schedules on the trade show floor are entered to win one of five cash prizes at the TEAMS Closing Party.




Comments From Attendees at TEAMS ’16

“I was very happy with my appointment schedule and the features of the Mobile App, particularly the feature that allows you to add appointments during the show. I also liked having the conference and hotel in one location.” Mary Holmes, Destination Missoula

“Talented sport event leaders were inspiring!” Nancy Jones, TruAthlete

“Good appointments with event organizers we didn’t get a chance to meet with at previous shows.” Jordan Sutton, Visit Winston Salem

“It is fantastic to have so many CVB and Sports Bureaus in one place to meet and do business with. I like the increasing focus on educational and industrial best practices. As a moderator on three panels, the panelists that the TEAMs staff lined up to speak were outstanding and made my job very easy.” Joey Cheek, Olympic Alumni Association

“Conference all on one site, excluding golf and functions. Killer closing party. Easy to get to.” Matt Billingsley, Visit Bakersfield

“I liked the opening session. I thought the stage set up was great and the girls were a good way to kick things off. I also think going to Drai’s was amazing! That blew me away.” Kayla Zane, DeVos Place/SMG

“As always, TEAMS is a great chance to meet up with sports professionals.” Matt Gibbons, North Myrtle Beach

“Your efforts to improve the conference this year were obvious. Great job.” Chuck Hobgood, NC Amateur Sports

“As an exhibitor I felt the TEAMS ’15 Conference and Expo really lived up to it’s billing. The process of scheduling appointments and having efficient, yet quality, interactions with event producers was worth every second. I came away with several valuable interactions that I have no doubt will lead to productive partnerships.” Evan Thomason, Team Santa Clarita

“As expected, Schneider Publishing put on another fantastic TEAMS Conference. The quality of networking and appointments is the best in the industry!” Daniel Rush, MGM Resorts International

“As a first time attendee, I was very excited to be a part of this amazing conference! There was high energy, everybody was very friendly and I already had business lined up for me before I returned home. I’m amped for TEAMS ’16! See you in Atlantic City!” Richard Madrigal, Visit El Paso

“Thank you for such a great conference! Our organization should greatly benefit from this experience and the contacts we made; and numerous visually impaired athletes will appreciate it!” John Lykowski, National Beep Baseball Association

“As a former Hotel/Casino Director of Sales who has literally attended hundreds of trade shows, it is obvious that your folks are all excellent at what you do and put on a tremendous experience!” Andrew Fersch, World Karting Association

“As an event organizer, the connections we made were unbelievable. I met two key people I’ve been trying to meet with for a long time, and only TEAMS made that happen. We’re now looking at future events in cities we only dreamed were possible as becoming a reality. Thank you!” David Calkins, ComBots/RoboGames

“The entire team for TEAMS’ 15 represents the very best of organizational skills, hospitality, industry professionalism and entrepreneurship.” Andy Dolich, Odgers Berndtson


"The TEAMS Conference always provides a great setting to advance your organization’s goals and objectives. I recommend it for sports organizations of all types." —Jim Scherr, Federation of International Lacrosse