The Sports Finance Research Center is affiliated to Tsinghua University’s Wudaokou School of Finance and was established in September 2018. Based on research in the fields of sports economy, sports finance, and sports technology, the center strives to provide advice and suggestions for the national sports industry,to build a platform for industry exchanges and cooperation, to promote industry talent training, to support sports project incubation and collaborative innovation, and is committed to become an authoritative think tank platform in the field of sports finance in China, a talent training with industry influence, and an industry incubation and collaborative innovation platform.
Wanda Sports is the world’s largest event operation, sports media and marketing company. It is the exclusive global or Chinese business partner of more than a dozen world sports organizations such as FIFA, FIBA, BWF, and International Confederation. It operates more than 20 sports, including football, ice and snow, cycling, basketball, marathon and triathlon in more than 20 countries. Wanda Sports China has actively promoted various world-class events in China, including IRONMAN World Triathlon, China Cup International Football Championship, “World Tour·Guangxi”, Chengdu Marathon, UCI Urban Cycling World Championship, Rock Marathon, World Little Triathlon, BWF World Tour Finals, etc. Wanda Sports owns the right of network dissemination of information of many events, including but not limited to Rock Marathon China Series, Ironman 70.3 China Series, City Marathon, Chengdu Marathon, Tour of Guangxi, etc. ABSG has reached strategic partnership with Wanda Sports. In the future, it will cooperate in event sponsorship, commercial development, introduction of international event IP, IP event delivery in the Greater Bay Area, innovative solutions for sports technology and industrial clusters.
The Global Sports Innovation Center (GSIC) is a non-profit association with a mindset of a business cluster that was embraced by the Microsoft team in 2015. With its headquarters located in the heart of Madrid, Spain, GSIC operates on the global scale. In five years, GSIC has supported over 350 organizations from 40 different countries and created over 400 business opportunities, connections and good practices among its members and sports industry entities. The GSIC is based on six main pillars: Business Network, Startups & Companies, Applied Research, Training & Education, Showcase, Microsoft Partner Solutions, Digital Transformation Advisory Services. The GSIC network is composed, not only by members, but also by partners, experts, collaborators and GSIC ambassadors who have been supporting them on this path. In 2021, the GSIC will open its second office in Singapore to cover the relation with Pacific market by collaborating with Sports Singapore. In addition, GSIC will also work with ABSG Group in all aspects to support more startups and sports technology companies enter the Chinese market and develop in overseas markets.
Colosseum is an international sports innovation group, headquartered in Tel Aviv, with offices in New York City. Colosseum is a professional team that provides technical access and knowledge for sports organizations, start-ups and industry-leading companies. It has the world’s largest sports technology solutions and organization open source database, which is used to promote technological innovation of partners and enhance partners’ international Exposure rate helping them to stand at the forefront of sports innovation. Colosseum focuses on the use of intelligent innovation and technological innovation to provide many technical supports for the bright future of the global sports technology ecosystem. Colosseum is committed to enhance the sports industry through disruptive technology and innovation, becoming the world’s largest platform for creating and expanding the next-generation sports experience.
KINGBROTHER Technology is a high-tech enterprise group specializing in the field of electronic hardware design, manufacturing and taking service as the key competitiveness. The company continues to strengthen the leading position of printed circuit board sample business, and with the sample manufacturing as the entrance, to meet the customer’s product research and development of electronic manufacturing and electronic design needs. As the leader of Innovative Integrated Design Manufacture Service Providers, KINGBROTHER is professional in high-end prototype, quick turn and small volume hardware designing and manufacturing services, including hardware ODM, CAD design, printed circuit board (PCB) fabrication, Surface Mount Technology (SMT), electronical manufacturing service (EMS), testing and innovative integrated design-manufacturing (IIDM). KINGBROTHER has established good business relationships with more than 15,000 customers in over 30 countries worldwide.
Forbes advocates entrepreneurship and innovation with the slogan of “Entrepreneurship, Wealth Creation Tool”. The innovative reporting mode of Forbes is regarded as a classic in the industry. A series of Forbes lists are known as “economic barometer” and the wind vane of wealth. In the context of the Internet era and the rapid development of 5G technology, Forbes China uses more media to more accurately convey the Forbes’ spirit and create value for entrepreneurship, innovation and wealth creation in China.
As Asia’s largest Chinese-language content MCN operator and an overseas copyright protection platform for film and television content, it provides professional new media production, promotion and operation services for the world’s top content providers, mainstream media, TV stations, film and television institutions, government agencies and enterprises. YoyWow uses big data to analyze audiences, achieve precise regional promotion, and ensure copyright protection and maximize the interests of content providers. At the same time, it provides comprehensive one-stop technical solutions for platforms and content providers at home and abroad, including OTT platforms, operation management systems, content distribution management systems, AI technology applications, digital advertising placement, etc.
Homax Digital Media is a company with a team of technical experts in three fields of network integration, new media, senior media experts, and excellent media creation and management teams. With professional industry capabilities and rich experiences, it provides domestic and foreign top media and users with full marketing consulting services in the field of new marketing and integrated media, technology development and operation planning, exhibition and conference services, as well as content distribution, e-commerce and social media operation services.
Sports Money is the earliest new media in the sports industry in China and was founded in 2014. With the slogan “Insight into the power of sports”, Sports Money provides the fastest industry information and the most in-depth industry analysis for the sports industry. It is committed in creating a transparent, unobstructed and inspiring information platform based on the presentation of high-quality sports industry content, so as to accelerate the flow of industry information, promote the integration of resources inside and outside the industry, and participate in the creation of a positive atmosphere in China’s sports industry.
Since its establishment 20 years ago, Haike Construction Company has undertaken the planning, design, development and construction, investment and operation of the northern park of Zhongguancun Science Park and Zhongguancun Youth Innovation Center. Its service includes: first-level land development, urban infrastructure construction, public construction supporting the science and technology park, commercial housing construction, investment attraction operation and service of the park. At the same time, it has controlled and participated in several enterprises in the park. Under the era of “mass entrepreneurship and innovation”, Haike Construction has started the construction and operation of “innovative incubator”, and realized the whole industrial chain from project excavation, incubation, acceleration and industrialization. After a brilliant development process and facing a bright future, Haike Contruction Company will make use of the powerful scientific and technological innovation resources of Zhongguancun Science Park to further strengthen the science and technology and industrial real estate business. While basing itself on the development and construction of Beijing Zhongguancun Science and Technology Park, Haike Contruction Company will extend the park experience accumulated in Zhongguancun to the whole country.
GamePlanU, located in Florida, USA, is committed in providing consultancy, guidance and funding for mid-term sports technology and lifestyle changing start-up teams and entrepreneurial leaders. GamePlanU’s mission is to connect founders, executive managers, job seekers and investors. For founders, they launched sportstech (Sports Technology Forum) to create a community of contact and cooperation with the world for the start-up team. For job seekers, they use the remote platform to render the industrial atmosphere, open online learning interactive courses, build a global industry network, and tap their career potential. For investors, they are laying up a network of relationships with senior industry managers, investment advisors and mentors. This is how GamePlanU acts as a “sports technology industry innovator” for the purpose of bridging the integration of start-ups into the global sports technology community.
The founder of Huaronghui Technology Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “CFT Global”) and his team have more than 10 years of organization, management and successful sales experience in Huawei’s overseas and domestic markets, as well as rich ecological resources of ICT cooperation both domestically and globally. CFT Global is the Global gold medal agent and service provider for Huawei, Inspur, Ruijie and other communication technology companies. At present, CFT Global fully bring out its potential to the integrated advantages of 5G+ artificial intelligence + cloud computing to provide Global advanced technical solutions for domestic and overseas customers, and help customers with digital innovation and transformation. The company has overseas offices in Mexico and Pakistan, and domestic offices in Shenzhen, Qingdao, Nanjing and Taiyuan.
Cyberport is an innovative digital community that gathers more than 1,500 start-ups and technology companies and is managed by Hong Kong Cyberport Management Co., Ltd., which is wholly-owned by the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region Government. The vision of Cyberport is to become a digital technology hub, creating new economic momentum for Hong Kong. Cyberport is committed in training technology talents, encouraging young people to start their own businesses, fostering start-ups, and creating a thriving innovation and technological ecosystem; promoting the development of the technology industry through cooperation with local and international strategic partners; and at the same time accelerating the adoption of digital technology by public and private organizations to promote new Integration of economy and traditional economy. Cyberport is committed in promoting the application of financial technology, smart life, e-sports/digital entertainment and network security technology, and promoting the development of artificial intelligence/big data and blockchain technology to lead Hong Kong into a smart city. Cyberport has a professional team that does its best to provide comprehensive value-added services, top technology facilities and shared workplaces to support the development of the technology community and become the flagship of Hong Kong’s digital technology industry.
Orange Sports Forum is a platform for the promotion of companies, organizations and institutions affiliated with Dutch Sports established in 2010, such as Sports Hardware (facilities, infrastructure, etc), Sports Software (marketing, training, coaching, innovation, etc) . OSF has a strong network of over 300 Dutch sports related companies and organizations. OSF focuses on three areas: Create a network of sports related organizations; Support, represent and consult with regards to international business; Promote Dutch sports related companies and organizations worldwide.
Located in São Paulo, Brazil, Arena Hub is a center for innovation and entrepreneurship stimulation. The mission of Arena Hub is to train youth, athletes, and industry professionals, encourage best practices in management, and generate new business by uniting all the players in the market on a single platform. The purpose is to develop the sports, media, and entertainment industry, generating social and economic impact, and connecting professionals, startups, organizations, investors, and large businesses in the ecosystem.