Frequently Asked Questions

What is the official show name?


What is the purpose of the conference?

SEICon — a first of its kind Sports, Entertainment & Innovation Conference will bring together thought leaders and subject matter experts from across the globe to educate, collaborate and create dynamic ventures together. 

Why attend?

  • Attend a conference where it’s encouraged to sell or be sold to. 
  • Attend a conference where it’s okay to say I’m looking for a job or I’m hiring. 
  • Attend a conference where it’s okay to say you want to buy or sell a company 
  • Attend a conference where it’s okay to say I’m seeking investment or I want to invest.
  • Attend a conference where Syracuse and UNLV Alums collaborate in meaningful ways. 
  • Attend a conference where you can interact directly with a diverse range of thought leaders from across the world.

What are the dates and location for the next SEICon Event?

The inaugural conference was held in Las Vegas at Virgin Hotels Las Vegas with an opening reception
July 15, and the two-day conference July 16-17, 2024. 

The next event is in New York City.  November 19, 2024.  Details and registration coming soon.

Who are the hosts?

Syracuse University’s Falk College of Sport & Human Dynamics

UNLV Sports Innovation Institute


Who is attending?

Sports Executives
Media-Entertainment Academics
University Leadership
Healthcare Leaders
Business Execs
Government Officials
Casino-Esport Leaders
Human Resource Leaders



The conference will showcase daily keynotes and sessions, an innovation hub, tailored hospitality events and the opening night reception on Monday, July 15, 2024.


SEICon offers a comprehensive learning program spanning over two days. Attendees will have opportunities to meet industry executives and explore the latest innovations in sports and entertainment, esports and gaming, sports sociology and diversity, broadcast brands and media; research and development; and more.

What are the conference registration fees and how do I register?

General Attendee – $850

Student – $500

How do I arrange for hotel accommodations?

Information for the upcoming New York City event coming soon.

Is there an age requirement to attend

You must be 18 years of age to attend the conference.

Are there other SEICon events & locations planned?

New York City
November 19, 2024
New Media & Agency Summit Hospitality, Collaboration
Speaker Series & Roundtables

Washington DC
Spring 2025
Public/Private Sector Law Policy, Advocacy 

Spring 2025
Ideation & Innovation Conference 

Fall 2026
Celebrating Sports, Entertainment & Innovation as a vehicle for Advancement 

How can I get information on becoming a sponsor?

For sponsorship information, please contact Tiffany Sorensen at

Who are the speakers?

Please visit for speaker information.

How can I request a speaking slot?

Please contact Tiffany Sorensen at

How can I participate in the Innovation Hub?

Please contact Tiffany Sorensen for more information about participation opportunities in the Innovation Hub at:

How can I contact the SEICon team?

For general information, please contact Tiffany Sorensen at