The Thinking Football Summit is back for its second edition! The biggest Football convention ever held in Portugal and already one of the benchmark events in the European sporting calendar will once again bring together, within the same space, the most renowned professionals in the industry for a weekend where technology, innovation, networking and entertainment will complement the beautiful game as the main pillars of the Grand Professional Football Fair. For the second consecutive year, the Thinking Football Summit will bring together professionals of the industry, companies, football clubs and organisations from several countries, as well as students and fans who wish to experience the true spirit of Football for three days.
Clubs, Leagues and Federations
Oracle Red Bull Racing F1 Team
Head of Fan Engagement
Head of Communications
Batlle Y Font
Head of Women’s Football
Marketing & Sponsorship
Innovation & Technology
RIGHTS, CONTENT & FAN ENGAGEMENT
Health & Performance
Technical & Tactical Game
A spectacular event, at a stratospheric level
Jorge MendesFIFA AGENT & FOUNDER OF GESTIFUTE
We get a feeling this is truly a major event
José MourinhoCOACH AS ROMA
On a scale of 1 to 10, this event is an 11
Paulo FutrePORTUGUESE FORMER PLAYER
This event put Portugal at the top of the countries that care about discussing Football in a global way
Tiago PintoGENERAL DIRECTOR FOR FOOTBALL – AS ROMA
Bringing together a set of speakers, listening to their knowledge and experience, is something absolutely extraordinary
Abel FerreiraCOACH PALMEIRAS SE
Happy to have been part of it!
Pedro PintoFOUNDER OF EMPOWER SPORTS
It was a great success!
An excellent event with high-quality speakers!
An excellent organisation with high-profile speakers
An event of global scale like I've never seen before!
Very positive experience, nice format, and a lot of good connections
A very well organised event, I believe in its future
A organização está de parabéns. Foi um evento unanime! Ansioso para a próxima edição
The internationalisation of domestic leagues discussed on the Arena Stage
João Fonseca, Fábio De Santis and Luís Filipe Menezes shared their insights and opinions ...
"Fighting Discrimination and Abuse in Sport"
On the final day of the Thinking Football Summit, social responsibility issues were once again discussed with ...
"Our grandparents were slaves, our parents got jobs and today we're speaking at the biggest football event in Europe"
The fight against racism in football on the Arena Stage, with the participation of Helton Arruda, Marcos ...
The centralisation of media rights in Portugal was addressed at the TFS stage
Hugo Nunes, Cláudio Couto and Sara Lourosa discussed this absolutely crucial process for the future of ...
Javier Tebas: "The centralisation of media rights will improve the Portuguese football as a product"
The President of La Liga opened the third day of the TFS Stage by discussing the key issues in Spanish and ...