Sports Tech & Innovation Series: Powered by FanSaves- SPONSORSHIP TECH

6156 Vineyard Dr, Orléans, ON K1C 2N6, Canada


Welcome to the registration page for the Sports Tech & Innovation Series: Powered by FanSaves!

The Sports Tech & Innovation Series is a bi-weekly virtual event focusing on the changing landscape of the sports industry through technology and innovative solutions which are overcoming traditional barriers.

The topic of our second event on Thursday, September 17th is Sponsorship Technology and will feature a panel of esteemed sports executives alongside founders from some of the hottest emerging sports tech startups in North America.

To kick off the event, each panelist will discuss how their organization is using technology to activate thier fans and drive value for their sponsors. Our moderator and FanSaves Co-Founder, Kris McCarthy, will follow up with a series of questions and topics for the panelists to discuss, rounding out the first half of the event.

Our three sports tech founders will take to the (virtual) floor during the second half of the event and present their startups for five minutes (maximum). After each presentation, our panelists will provide feedback, questions and comments to the founders.

We welcome you to join us for this informative and insightful event to learn more about how technology is disrupting the sports industry and how startups are playing a big role in that!

Spots are limited and only those registered through this event page will have access to participate.


Costa Kladianos - Former Director of Innovation & Technology, The Canadian Football League and Tennis Canada.

Matthew Bennett - Director of Corporate Partnerships, Ottawa Sports & Entertainment

Dan Kaufmann - Director of Corporate Partnerships, New York Jets

Valerie Persinger - Vice President of Business Development, Rapid City Rush

Presenting Startups

Jersey Sponsor - Issa Hall, Founder & CEO

SportsCube - Jackson Dickfos, CEO

SponsorCX - Jason Smith, Founder & CEO

Big shout to our partners!

Sports Tech Business Digest

Sports Tech Business Digest is your home for recent news about new and emerging sports technology. The founder and author, Costa has over 20 years’ experience in technology focusing on the sports and entertainment business having worked at Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment (MLSE), The Canadian Football League (CFL) and most recently Tennis Canada.

Algonquin College, School of Business - Sport Business Management Graduate Certificate Program

The Sport Business Management Ontario College Graduate Certificate program prepares you for an exciting career in the ever-growing, multi-billion dollar sports industry. The program positions you to work in the management and business aspects of the sports industry. Study in Canada`s capital, where there are professional sports franchises and more national governing sport bodies and multi-sport organizations than any city in Canada.

University Sport Business Alliance

The mission of the USBA is to connect and grow university sport business clubs through a supportive alliance that aims to develop professional networks and industry skills. Their goals include improving the education and opportunities available to all aspiring sports business professionals. is the preferred event management technology supporting events around the globe. The mobile-first ticketing and registration platform is event organizers' one-stop-shop for payment processing, digital marketing, and sponsorship needs. Many sporting events choose for best in class reporting with the ability to maximize ROI for your event. To learn more, visit