NEWS FROM THE INTERACTIVE SPORTS CONFERENCE
Published February 23, 1996
Today is the second day of World Research Group's "Interactive Sports Conference" in San Francisco. Topics include "Sports and New Media"; "Creating a Sports Online Service"; "Legal Issues in Sports and Communications"; and "Creating a Website." Speakers and panelists include: MICHAEL LARDNER, VP/Programming, Prime Sports; LEIGH STEINBERG and TYLER GOLDMAN, Steinberg & Moorad; MICKEY CHARLES, CEO, The Sports Network; J. NEIL WEINTRAUT, Managing Dir, Hambrecht & Quist; MICHAEL LEVY, President & CEO, SportsLine USA; RICK HORROW, President, Horrow Sports Ventures; DAVID SIEGAL, VP AXCIS Information Network; GEOFF REISS, VP, Starwave; JEFFREY POLLACK, President, Digital Sports Network; DAVID ABRUTYN, Dir/Marketing, The Sports Business Daily; JIM DAIGLE, CEO, Sports System Services; RANDY DEAN, GM/Sports Programming, America Online; TOM HAGOPIAN, GM, ESPNET; STEVE ZALES, Dir/Development, Sports Illustrated; RETTA KELLY, VP/News, Sports & Entertainment, Prodigy; ED DESSER, President, NBA Television; RICHARD LIPSEY, President, SportsGuide; MARVIN CHOW, Interactive Marketing Manager, Reebok; THERESE BYRNE, VP/Interactive Media, IMG; PATRICIA VANCE, VP, Captial Cities/ABC Multimedia Group; LARRY KRAMER, VP/Sports & News Ops, Data Broadcasting; GREG WALKER, VP, AllSport; JIM CAPUANO, Dir/National Sales, STATS Inc.; and DAN PURNER, Exec Producer, NTN Entertainment Network (THE DAILY).