Global Conference


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  • Global Head of Digital, Nielsen Sports
    By combining solutions from sponsorship effectiveness to fan data capabilities with Nielsen’s understanding of consumer behavior and media consumption, Nielsen Sports is uniquely positioned to help business maximize their commercial success.

  • Head of Digital UKI, Repucom
    In his role, he assisted rights holders and brands to maximize the impact and value of their social media assets and wider digital portfolio.

  • Durham University
    - Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Government




  • Director of Social Content, National Football League
    He is focused on helping NFL players optimize and grow their social and digital presence, launched and oversees the NFL’s made-for-social, football culture destination, the Checkdown, and manages the Live Content Correspondent’s program

  • Senior Director of Digital Content, WME | IMG
    He led the expansion of College Colors Day, and contributed to the re-invention IMG’s New York Fashion Week by implementing unique content initiatives.

  • University of Southern California
    - Bachelor of Arts, Communication


Jacob KUNZ


  • Team Leader, Social Media & Club TV at FC Augsburg
    - He is responsible for growing social and digital presence of FC Augsburg’s channels, developing online and social strategies, coordinating FC Augsburg’s editorial team

  • Live Commentator at FC Bayern Munchen
    - He commentated all matches (Bundesliga, Cup, Champions League) for FC Bayern Munchen at the Allianz Arena

  • Editor & Social Media at Spox(online)
    - He Investigated and wrote articles in context of Bundesliga

  • Content-Manager at RTLII Gmbh & Co. KG (online)
    - Editorial work and social media for online presence of German TV-channel RTL II

  • Editor at BILD (newspaper)
    - Covering the matches while Women’s world cup 2011 in Germany

  • Editor at Sport 1 (TV)
    - Editorial work for talkshows such as “Doppelpass” and “Die Spieltaganalyse”

  • Technical University of Munich
    - Diploma in Sports, Media & Communication


Ryan Patrick HYLAND


  • General Manger for Korea
    - After arriving in Korea, Ryan was in charge of the official separation from Adidas Golf and subsequent integration into TaylorMade global operations and financial management systems. He helps the TalyorMade Korea to make its remarkable growth and its bottom line performance. He also assists in managingefficient marketing strategies.

  • Sr. Regional Manager for Latin America / Country Manager for Mexico
    -As a part of TaylorMade’s international team, Ryan joined the brand in April of 2013 as Country Manager for TaylorMade Adidas Golf in Mexico. A year later, he was charged with leading the business for both the TaylorMade and Adidas Golf brands for all of Latin America, where the region saw a complete reorganization of the business structure and double digit growth year over year from 2014 to 2017

  • University of Texas at Austin
    - Master in Business Administration

  • Arizona State University
    - Bachelor of Science, Finance and International Business