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Sports Career Conference At 2011 NHL Draft

by Staff Writer / Minnesota Wild
Join Sports Management Worldwide, June 23-25th, for a Sports Career

Conference at the 2011 NHL Draft as the home of the Minnesota Wild
becomes the center of the hockey universe. This is your opportunity to
gain valuable insight into a variety of careers from those working at
the highest level in hockey, and sports in general. This event will
offer unique panel discussions, as well as question & answer periods
designed to solidify the knowledge of every participant. This sports
business conference includes diverse panels including marketing,
management, athlete representation, scouting, player personnel, media
and broadcasting, and sports career strategies. The NHL Draft is
expected to attract over 3,000 visitors and more than 500 print,
television, and radio media members to the St. Paul/Minneapolis,
Minnesota area.

Speakers include:

Toronto Maple Leafs GM Brian Burke
Minnesota Wild VP of Communications and Broadcasting Bill Robertson
Former Tampa Bay Lightning GM Brian Lawton
University of Minnesota Head Coach Don Lucia
Minnesota Twins VP of Marketing Patrick Klinger
NHL Agent Ben Hankinson (Octagon)
OHL Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds GM Kyle Dubas (The youngest GM in OHL
history)
Sports Management Worldwide President Lynn Lashbrook
NHL Scouts
Hockey Media
And many more...

Registration, complete speaker list, and details for the Sports
Management Worldwide NHL Draft Conference are now available here.

Registration is limited to the first 200 people. This event has sold out
in past years, drawing attendees from all over North America. The cost
of the conference is $225-$300 and includes a Thursday night welcome
reception, lower bowl level draft tickets to all seven rounds of the NHL
Draft, a Friday networking lunch, buses to and from downtown Minneapolis
to the Xcel Energy Center, official name badge, attendee packet, and all
conference sessions. College credit for both graduate and undergraduates
is available.

This event is being held at the Minneapolis Hyatt. For more information
on the 2011 NHL Draft Sports Career Conference visit Sports Management
Worldwide
.


Questions contact workshop@smww.com or 1-877-SMWW-Now (503-445-7105)
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