MYLAPS Networking Drinks at MPA18

We’re excited to be partnering with MYLAPS Sports Timing as they will be hosting a special networking drinks at the upcoming Mass Participation Asia conference 2018. This will be the best time for you to meet fellow delegates and speakers from around the globe and across all verticals of mass participation over a couple of drinks.

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MPA Announces Partnership with Townscript

Mass Participation Asia Announces Partnership with Townscript

Fast-growing event management platform to boost conference’s global outreach

SINGAPORE (28 November 2018) – Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to the education and unity of the mass participation sports industry, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Townscript, the easy-to-use online ticketing platform.

In line with their rapid expansion across the globe, the partnership looks to boost Townscript’s presence in Asia while providing Mass Participation Asia access to Townscript’s global network, especially in India.

“I’m excited to be working with a fast-growing player in the Indian Mass Participation industry where events are also growing at an exponential rate. We look forward to welcoming more Indian delegates at the annual conference,” said Chris Robb, Founder & CEO of Mass Participation Asia.

Townscript Co-Founder Sanchit Malik will be joining a panel discussion at this year’s conference on “How Has Innovation in Technology Helped Enhance Engagement”.

“Mass Participation Asia is a phenomenal concept to bring all the industry leaders under one roof. I am personally looking forward to meeting and discussing on how technology will help evolve Races Management in coming years. Townscript is excited to partner with MPA conference”, said Sanchit Malik.

For more information on MPA, visit massparticipationasia.com.

MPA Announces Partnership with Pic2Go

Mass Participation Asia Announces Partnership with Pic2Go

Pic2Go to be recognized as the official race photography and videography service at the 2018 edition of Mass Participation Asia

SINGAPORE (23 October 2018) – Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to the education and unity of the mass participation sports industry, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Pic2Go, a race photography and videography solutions provider.

With presence across 40 countries, Pic2Go is renowned for their business model that disrupts traditional race photography and videography while driving sponsorship and social engagement.

“Eitan and the Pic2Go team have been frontrunners of their industry for a while now and the only way they’ve stayed there is by continuously innovating their offering,” said Chris Robb, Founder & CEO of Mass Participation Asia. “I very much look forward to what they will be showcasing this time round”.

Pic2Go will be presenting their latest innovations as part of the conference’s “Innovation Showcase” segment which aims to encourage participants to showcase their ideas to a room-full of industry leaders.

“We are delighted to partner with Chris and MPA, and the opportunity to demonstrate our platform innovations at the upcoming conference!“, said Eitan Hefetz, CEO of Pic2Go. “We’ve seen great acceptance for our Sponsored Race Photography technology in many Asian countries including Indonesia, India and Malaysia, and are excited to keep bringing race photography innovation to the region”.

MPA will be hosted on 10-11 December 2018 at the Hilton Singapore. For more information, visit massparticipationasia.com.

 

About Mass Participation Asia

Mass Participation Asia (MPA) is Asia’s only mass participation conference with key objectives of fostering collaboration and driving best practice.

Into its third edition, MPA returns to Singapore in December 2018 with the key theme of “Engage, Evolve & Excel”. Delegates can expect a host of curated speakers, content and networking opportunities, including a series of hands-on workshops as well as a unique “Innovation Showcase”. For more information, visit massparticipationasia.com.

About Pic2Go

Established in 2010, Pic2Go is a worldwide solution provider for Sponsored Race Photography, providing endurance event participants with free branded photos and videos to share on social media, while boosting race sponsorship. Pic2Go’s race photography technology is used by major events and sponsors in 40 countries. Recent events using Pic2Go include – The Miami Marathon, Phoenix Marathon, Red Bull 400 WCh, New Balance RunOn ID, Jodhpur Marathon, Samsung 10K Thailand Champs, MILO Jakarta International 10K, PNB MetLife SHHM, Proton HSN21km and many others. For more information on Pic2Go visit http://www1.pic2go.com

MPA Announces Partnership with TCS

Mass Participation Asia Announces Partnership with Tata Consultancy Services

Technology giant will be presenting a case study on their involvement as sponsors of mass participation sports at the upcoming conference

SINGAPORE (26 October 2018) – Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to the education and unity of the mass participation sports industry, is pleased to announce a new partnership with Tata Consultancy Services (TCS), one of the world’s largest IT services and consulting firms.

TCS partners with 12 of the world’s largest and most renowned distance running events, including the TCS New York Marathon and Standard Chartered Singapore Marathon, as title sponsor and/or mobile race app partner. In parallel, TCS is committed to health and well-being and has developed award-winning employee and CSR programs focused on running.

“The TCS story is a fantastic example of a global strategy that presents many opportunities to integrate and showcase one of the company’s key services, technology, into each partnership. Their staff engagement program is an excellent example of how sponsors can leverage mass participation to improve the health and wellbeing of their workforce,” said Chris Robb, Founder & CEO of Mass Participation Asia.

TCS will be sharing their case study as part of the upcoming MPA conference on 10-11 December 2018 at the Hilton Singapore. The segment will be co-presented by Sean Davidson (Head of Marketing & Communications, Asia Pacific) and Michelle Taylor (Head of Global Sports Sponsorships).

“TCS is excited to join Mass Participation Asia 2018 and share our marathon sponsorship, corporate fitness, and CSR stories,” said Sean Davidson, Head of Marketing & Communications, TCS Asia Pacific. “We look forward to joining fellow industry experts to discuss tech, branding, social causes, and fitness in the mass participation running event space”.

For more information on MPA, visit massparticipationasia.com.

From Passion to Profit at Mass Participation Asia 2018

 

A few weeks ago, we shared a video about the challenges of transforming a “passion project” into a commercially sustainable business. We’re delighted to announce the details of “From Passion to Profit” at this year’s Mass Participation Asia Conference.

We are incredibly fortunate to have internationally acclaimed 4-time TEDx speaker and mentor Paul Dunn as part of the program on Day 1. Paul has build and sold a number of business and was instrumental in building Hewlett Packard in Australia.

On day 2 a, one-hour workshop “A Crash Course for Event Entrepreneurs” will be presented by industry entrepreneurs Sam Middlehurst (Co-Founder of The Music Run) and Andrew O’Loughlin (Experience Designer with over 20 years of experience in mass participation).

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Mass Participation Asia Announces Partnership with Sportcal

Mass Participation Asia Announces Partnership with Sportcal

Sportcal recognised as Research and Media Partner at upcoming industry conference.

SINGAPORE (9 August 2018) – Mass Participation Asia (MPA), the region’s only conference dedicated to the education and unity of the mass participation sports industry, is pleased to announce its partnership with Sportcal, a world-leading provider of sports marketing intelligence, headquartered in the United Kingdom.

The partnership was formed out of the two organisation’s shared objectives of educating and empowering the sports industry.

“Over its course of three years, MPA has quickly become a hotbed for the presentation of new ideas, findings, and statistics, especially white papers. Through this partnership, we are excited to be able to have Sportcal’s intelligence and data that would certainly add depth to our content,” said Chris Robb, Founder & CEO of the MPA conference.

Chris Kropielnicki, Sportcal’s Head of Events, said that their research has shown an explosion in the number of new sports events taking place around the world and of the holistic impacts they deliver.

“A clear trend has emerged in the mass participation market whereby event hosts are developing and organising more events and formats, which allow the general public to participate alongside elite athletes on a regular basis. These events not only promote tourism and drive economic impact, but also contribute towards the objective of many cities to improve and promote healthy and active lifestyles”, said Kropielnicki.

Past highlights from previous editions of the MPA conference include analyses on China and India, as well as in-depth presentations on industry trends, highlights, and case studies.

For more information on MPA, visit massparticipationasia.com.

About Mass Participation Asia

Mass Participation Asia (MPA) is Asia’s only mass participation conference with key objectives of fostering collaboration and driving best practice.

Into its third edition, MPA returns to Singapore in December 2018 for its third edition, themed “Engage, Evolve & Excel” where delegates can expect a host of curated speakers, content and networking opportunities. For more information, visit massparticipationasia.com.

About Sportcal

Sportcal is a world-leading provider of sports market intelligence, supplying data and expert analysis through its independent daily news service, intelligence centres, bespoke research, event studies and Insight magazine. It serves as a vital daily tool for executives in sports marketing, sponsorship, rights-owning bodies, media, government and event management. Sportcal boasts the most experienced editorial team across the global sport industry. Combined with expert in-house analysts, the company supports its clients with critical business decisions, planning of sports events and forecasting future trends.

Sportcal.com features three Intelligence Centres; Sportcal Media, Sportcal Sponsorship and Sportcal Events, providing a holistic overview on the business of sport in one platform. www.sportcal.com