Tennis Industry Announces Dates of Business, Sports Events
1 Jul, 2019
The 12th Annual TIA Forum will be held on Monday, Aug. 26, on the Ballroom Level of the Grand Hyatt New York City from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. TIA Tennis Forum will present the latest news about the state of the tennis industry, including participation, marketplace trends, grassroots initiatives, updates from TIA, ITF and USTA leadership, and more. Also joining this year’s event will be Andrew LaFiosca of Nielsen Sports, who will share player and consumer insights, and Tom Cove, president and CEO of the Sports & Fitness Industry Association, with insights on the sports and fitness trends.
The Tennis Industry HALL OF FAME will be held immediately following the TENNIS FORUM where the 2019 Inductee(s) will be announced.
While the Tennis Forum, Discovery Challenge and Hall of Fame induction are free to attend for those in the industry, space is limited, so registration is required.
A new feature at this year’s TIA TENNIS FORUM is The TIA “DISCOVERY CHALLENGE”, an online competition designed to showcase innovation and solutions hosted by IdeaConnection, one of the world’s leading Open Innovation service companies, helping run crowdsourcing challenges. Our goal is to stimulate creative thinking and innovation within the tennis industry and discover new directions and opportunities for growth. You can participate as much or as little as you like!
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The TIA DISCOVERY CHALLENGE runs through midnight on Thursday, August 1, when the top three to five ideas will be selected and the focus of the panel discussion at the TIA TENNIS FORUM on Monday, August 26 in New York City. One $1,000 grand prize for the winner and ten $100 participation prizes during the Rally will be selected.
Upcoming Industry Events...
- July 1-14 / Wimbledon
- July 7-8 / ITF Worldwide Participation Conference
- July 14-Aug 3 World Team Tennis Season
- July 19-22 Hall of Fame Induction Weekend
- July 20-28 / Atlanta, GA / BB&T Atlanta Open
- July 29-Aug.4 /Stanford,CA /Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic
- Aug. 2-11 / Montreal, Canada/ Rogers Cup (men)
- Aug. 3-11 / Toronto, Canada Rogers Cup (women)
- Aug. 10-18 / Cincinnati, OH Western & Southern Opens
- Aug. 17-24 / Winston Salem, NC Winston Salem Open
- Aug. 26-Sept. 8 / US Open, Flushing Meadows, NY
- ?Aug. 26 TIA Tennis Forum, New York, NY
Aug. 31-Sept. 3 / USTA Semiannual Meeting & Conference