Overview

Riding on the success of the inaugural edition, The Times of India – Global Sports Business Show 2017 is being curated with the intention to put forth a stronger outreach for the Indian Sports Fraternity.

With an all-encompassing exhibitor category, tactically focused conferences, strategically aligned B2B meets, workshops, and an award ceremony to acknowledge the top contributors to the Sports ecosystem in India, GSBS 2017 is on track to be one of the biggest sports event in India has witnessed to date.

With a unique approach, which will cater to a B2B as well as the B2C segment, GSBS 2017 will bring together top corporates, leading stakeholders, wholesalers and retailers, policy makers, sports leagues, sports management companies and everybody who is a part of the sports business value chain, under one roof to help India realize the dream of becoming a truly international sporting nation with world class infrastructure.

GSBS 2017 will help accentuate the government’s vision to create a sustainable sporting eco system in India through infrastructure development, attracting investments in the sports sector and overseas marketing of India as an international sporting destination and development of various sports which have been demanding attention for a long time.

In this year’s edition of the Times of India – Global Sports Business Show, there will be a sub-classification of focused zones so as to create a dynamic mix of offerings which will cater to the entire gambit of Sports in India. The Knowledge Zone, Business Zone, Workshop Zone and the Action Zone

Business Zone | EXHIBITION:

An unparalleled platform to showcase your products and services. A 3-day sports exhibition featuring more than 200 national and international exhibitors, which will ensure exchange of information, networking and knowledge sharing, spread across an area of 7,500+ sq m.

Knowledge Zone | CONFERENCES:

Carefully designed strategic conferences bringing together the leading stakeholders, buyers and decision makers and more than 100 thought leaders from different aspects of the sports industry from across the globe.

Workshop Zone | ALLIED EVENTS:

A series of unique activation and consumer engagement activities designed to give the customers a chance to experience products and brands first hand.

Action Zone | MATCHES

A live entertainment zone with a dynamic mix of matches from popular sports, with a few popular names.

  • Special Features
    Hosted buyers program – a strategic enabler to convert real time business propositions through a highly-focused networking channel Awards – Acknowledging the top brands which are contributing to the elevation of the Sports Ecosystem in India
  • Charity dinner 
    a specialized networking event with top corporate brands and a few renowned personalities.