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23 - 26 October 2017 | Grimaldi Forum, Monaco


SPORTELMonaco 2016 - Big and Bold!

27 October 2016

As released today, SPORTEL General Manager Ms. Amparo Di Fede confirmed that a total of 3,008 delegates, of 1,034 companies representing 80 countries participated the 27th edition of SPORTELMonaco.

“It is overwhelming and we thank the community for their loyalty to SPORTEL. Our team has worked hard on developing more business opportunities across the media industry. One of the major aspects was the development of the growing Diaghilev venue that showcased new marketing, sports and exciting tech solutions. Content owners can’t ignore the new opportunities the media has to offer, opportunities that enable brands and broadcasters a real interaction with audiences.” In result SPORTELMonaco has experienced a 22% increase just in new companies. SPORTEL today is the all-round Sports Marketing and Media Convention that provides a wide variety of serious business opportunities and connections for the industry.”

Mr. Laurent Puons, SPORTEL’s CEO thanks the collaborators TVSM, LeSports, SVG, LaLiga, Electric GT, Facebook, Twitter, PPTV, the French Tennis Federation and the French Athletics Federation for their support creating valuable conferences and of course deltatre for their great job on the 3rd Startup Competition. He further thanks & Football Legal for their collaboration with the new SPORTEL Law conference day on Wednesday. Also a very big “Thank You” to the sponsors LaLiga, FEI & Arqiva whom brought you the networking lounges, Automobile Club de Monaco for their ‘Pit Stop’ Meeting rooms & Telstra for their happy hour on Monday.

Also, he is humbled by the growth the convention has every year, which clearly shows that our industry and community is strong and all our efforts are welcomed by YOU.

“Thank you again for your participation and we look forward to welcoming you all again next year at SPORTELMonaco 2017, 23rd to 26th of October, but first at SPORTELAmerica 2017, from 14th to 16th of March in Miami!”

For more info on SPORTELAmerica 2017, please visit SPORTELAmerica 2017

SPORTEL 3rd StartUp Competition

13 October 2016

The highly popular SPORTEL StartUp Competition, in collaboration with deltatre, is the international contest promoting the development of new and innovative business ideas and challenging scenarios that create more value in the sports industry.

Now on its 3rd edition, the competition showcases 5 outstanding start-ups at SPORTELMonaco which will present their innovative solutions to a jury made of international industry leaders. deltatre proudly selected the five competitors:

  • Laduma (United Kingdom)

    A game-changing VR company that uses powerful visual storytelling to transport fans to faraway lands and places you can only dream about.

  • Snapify (United Kingdom)

    A platform to drive fan engagement during sport and music live events. It captures the best fan reactions and delivers photos in real-time.

  • Solive (France)

    Solive is a live content publishing solution for the sports industry. It generates real-time content on social media platforms to develop fan engagement, boost social audience, drive brand visibility and generate more revenue during live sports events.

  • Tellyo (United Kingdom)

    Cloud-based tools to create and share videos for sport entities. They can create and edit videos from live broadcast content, using the best moments for real-time publishing across all social channels.

  • WEFAN (France)

    An instant live messaging application dedicated to fans, with fun and easy to use features to express and share emotions with friends watching a match in front of the TV as at the stadium.

Innovation often comes from thinking outside the box and this initiative can bring great inspiration to the sports industry.
A lot of young entrepreneurs are disrupting the way people watch, operate, engage and play sports, and it's crucial for the long-term success of sport companies to learn and understand about disruptions - before they affect them.

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>> TUESDAY 25 OCTOBER, 11:30 - 12:15
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Download the Eurodata TV Worldwide White Paper

10 October 2016

Download the Eurodata TV Worldwide White Paper: Find out some key figures, provided by Eurodata TV Worldwide.

Eurodata TV Worldwide tracks the latest TV and online contents in more than 40 territories, with 200 flagship clients among broadcasters, studios, producers & content distributors. Eurodata TV Worldwide a unique worldwide provider of audience ratings, content insight and market intelligence.

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You are invited to the SPORTEL Awards!

6 October 2016

Under the Patronage of the International Olympic Committee, the SPORTEL Awards Ceremony will take place on Tuesday 25 October 2016 at 20:00 at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco, under the Honorary Presidency of H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco, Olympic champions and many international sports stars.

The audience will watch the most stunning sports sequences of the year, each one showcasing a sports emotion. Olympic champions, international sports stars and personalities from the media industry will hand out the trophies on stage:

The legendary Donovan Bailey - President of the Jury -, Richard Whitehead, Estelle Mossely, Djibril Cissé, Gérard Houllier, Candice Prevost, Max Guazzini, Florent Amodio, Isabelle Ithurburu, Philippe Guillard, Michaël Llodra, Jonathan Aka, Anne Quéméré...

Special guest: international rugby icon Dan Carter will receive the SPORTEL Autobiography Prize for his book "Dan Carter, the Autobiography of an All Blacks Legend".

It is a not-to-be-missed evening for sports fans!

You are invited, confirm your attendance "here" !

Check out the nominees and vote for the TV Sports Awards 2016

15 September 2016

It is now time to cast your votes for the outstanding individuals from the global sports media industry who will be celebrated at the TV Sports Awards (TVSA) 2016 on 24th October at the Fairmont Hotel, Monte Carlo, Monaco.

The thirty nominees, who were unveiled last month, have been shortlisted for their outstanding work across eight categories by an independent committee formed of representatives from influential and well-respected sports media partners. Alongside this is the Play for Change award to recognize a top-class athlete who is responsible for extraordinary social responsibility work.

Voting has opened today and you can submit your vote for each category until 14th October at:

Andrea Radrizzani, Founder of Play for Change, said: "The TV Sports Awards is an important event to honour some of the biggest brands and the most influential figures in the global sports media industry whilst using the power of sport to promote positive change in society. Improving the lives of vulnerable children through sport and education is at the heart of Play for Change and the TV Sports Awards offers the opportunity to build a lasting platform of social change".

The prestigious event, supported by SPORTELMonaco, will feature an array of sporting legends, as well as high-profile guests from the world of sport, media and entertainment. Kate Abdo, broadcaster for Sky Sports and presenter of the Ballon d’Or, will host the event, which will showcase exceptional sports media achievements in aid of Play for Change, a sport and education charity for vulnerable children.

This exclusive event will operate a strict closed door policy. Tables for the TVSA are available to reserve via the official awards website, please visit or contact Danna Hardie for more information.


For any media enquiries please contact Sarah Espir.


13 September 2016

Do you need to use a private meeting room, provided on a complementary basis, for 20 to 40 minutes during SPORTELMonaco 2016?

The Automobile Club of Monaco and SPORTEL are pleased to confirm that the popular facility of the "ACM Pit Stop Meeting Rooms" will again be made available to registered delegates on each day of the convention.

The "ACM Pit Stop Meeting Rooms", each with a capacity for 6 participants, offer delegates a private, well-equipped and convenient location onsite for their short meetings at SPORTELMonaco 2016.

To apply for an appointment in a Pit Stop Meeting Room, on a "first-come, first-served basis", please contact Marilyne Muratore.


9 September 2016

The Official Programme is packed with groundbreaking conferences, interviews, networking events, SPORTEL Awards etc...

>>Discover the Programme

All eyes on SPORTELAmerica 2017!

September 2, 2016

Time has passed quickly since SPORTELAmerica welcomed you in Miami! Many of you have waited for this moment and it's finally here - SPORTELAmerica will open doors for you again from March 14 to 16 in 2017!

It's been important past two years for SPORTEL and its development. Thanks to you SPORTEL has grown in importance and size. SPORTELMonaco has doubled in exhibition space, SPORTELAsia was a sensation and SPORTELAmerica 2017 promises to be an explosion of new business opportunities!

The SPORTEL Crew has worked hard to develop more and new opportunities for you in the territories of the Americas. After recent events in Brazil, the world has become more aware of new sport opportunities and properties Latina America has to offer, but also the seemingly endless variety of sports out of the Americas makes this convention one of the sexiest of 2017!

SPORTELAmerica is the network platform for the entire Americas that unites the Asian, European with the North, Middle and South American sports marketing and media industry. The American sports market is one of the most versatile in the world, showcasing many of the most exciting sports leagues in the world but also groundbreaking technologies.

Once again SPORTELAmerica will be held in the JW Marriott Marquis Miami. It combines sophistication, design and technology into an inspiring surrounding for business and leisure.


More information on developments of SPORTELAmerica 2017 can be found on our website. Follow us on Twitter.

1st edition of the SPORTEL Law Conference

July 29, 2016

Wednesday 26 October will be dedicated to legal matters of our industry: "New Digital and Regulatory environment: Sports rights business models under threat?".

The conference will focus on 3 topics :

  • Session 1: "The EU Digital Single Market: the impact of the proposed copyright reforms on sport"
  • Session 2: "Copyright protection of sports broadcasts and its enforcement"
  • Session 3: "Impact of new digital technologies on the sports rights market"

Please visit our dedicated page  for any further information about the SPORTEL Law Conference.

MONACO MEDIAX / SPORTEL 2017 - Legal information - Credits
SPORTEL is a MONACO MEDIAX event that also holds IMAGINA Dental , WIMA NFC USA , Monte-Carlo Television Festival and Le Monaco Media Forum

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