For the first time ever the conference will be held in a two-day format.
In addition to the legal part, everyone is welcome to visit the RPL match between Zenit and Sochi, as well as to the guided tour of the Gazprom Arena stadium (included in the participation fee).
The following speakers have already confirmed their participation in the conference:
Emilio Garcia — FIFA Chief Legal Officer (Legal Director)
Jacques Blondin — FIFA Head of TMS
Sarah Solemale — Manager of FIFA Association Governance Services
Manfred Nan — Partner of De Kempenaer Advocaten, CAS arbitrator
José Luis Andrade — ECA General Counsel
Pavel Pivovarov — Executive Director of FC Zenit, member of FIFA DRC
Alexandre Zen-Ruffinen — Partner of SILA, Swiss office
Georgi Gradev — Partner of SILA, Bulgarian office
Mikhail Prokopets — Partner of SILA, Russian office
Yury Zaytsev — Partner of SILA, Russian office
This conference is held every two years and has no parallel in Russia and the CIS. It is designed both for lawyers practicing in the field of sports law and for those who are interested in this topic, agents, lawyers of clubs, players’ unions, coaches, sports federations.Detailed conference information is available at www.silalawyers.com .