Overview

The Sport Industry Group is a networking organisation that sits at the heart of sport, and is the organiser of the Discovery Sport Industry Awards and the Discovery Sport Industry Summit, both held in Johannesburg. Through editorial and video content and a series of exclusive events, the Sport Industry Group looks to scrutinise the bad and celebrate the best, setting the agenda for the world’s most dynamic industry.

Held each year, the Discovery Sport Industry Awards showcase and reward the industry’s very best work, from a whole host of sports, brands, agencies and rights holders. Spanning marketing, PR, sponsorship, talent management, advertising, community investment, social media and branding, the industry will come together to celebrate the very best in class at South Africa’s most prestigious awards ceremony for sport and business. For more information on the Awards, click here.

The Sport Industry Group has also identified the unique opportunity to create an annual Discovery Sport Industry Summit, which sees international and South African experts brought together on one day at the headquarters of Deloitte in Johannesburg. Delegates from throughout the industry are given the opportunity to share best practice and focus on specific areas including PR, sponsorship, digital media, bidding for international events and the governance of federations and sports teams. Through participation in various panel sessions and interactive workshops, this inspirational day is not to be missed. Learn more about the Discovery Sport Industry Summit here.