Speaking with Chris Robb of Mass Participation Asia, we cover a variety of topics, including how he first got into the sport, what his session at the Industry Conference will cover, what he's most excited for in 2018 and much more.
With two hour-long sessions scheduled on the final day of the event, Idea Labs will offer sessions on charities, technology, registration pricing, crisis management, partnerships, volunteers, advanced marketing tactics and more.
Covering such pressing topic areas as technology, event organizing, marketing, athletes with disabilities, partnerships and more, Race Camps bring together attendees for four 45 minutes sessions, diving deep, asking questions and getting answers.
We recently caught up with RunSignUp founder and CEO Bob Bickel, who's breaks down the company's new RaceInsights platform - the tool's tagline is 'Analytics for Race Directors', how data is impacting the sport, the importance of mobile and much, much more.
We recently caught up with Dr. Lou Marciani, Director of NCS4, discussing a host of safety and security issues, how the sport is evolving in being prepared for worst case scenarios, how the upcoming National Marathon and Running Events Safety and Security Conference will unfold and much more.
The panel will debut an extensive, in-depth study conducted by Running USA on the subject of runner retention, while bringing together key industry leaders to discuss how race organizers can win back runners and attract new runners to run their races.
This comprehensive survey captures the thoughts, feedback and opinions of race directors across the country and once complete will provide the industry an in-depth look at the trends and challenges of those putting on road race events.