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Don Garber to be Keynote Speaker at MSBC 2016

*+-The Michigan Sport Business Conference (MSBC) is proud to announce that Don Garber, Commissioner of Major League Soccer (MLS), will be a keynote speaker at this year’s conference. Garber has been the commissioner of MLS since 1999. His vision and...

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Behind Our Theme: “The Empowered Consumer”

*+-On June 1st, the MSBC team announced the theme of our 5th annual conference: The Empowered Consumer. If you missed our release, click here to check out ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter breaking the news. Deciding on the theme...

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MSBC Enters Fifth Year After Creative Formation

*+-As the Michigan Sport Business Conference (MSBC) continues to plan its fifth annual conference this fall, we look back at the founding story of the nation’s premier sport business conference for undergraduates and industry professionals. The MSBC was founded...

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Letter From the Presidents

*+-Three years ago, the two of us sat as freshmen attendees in Blau Auditorium at the Ross School of Business and witnessed something truly remarkable: a top-notch, student-produced sport business conference. We were amazed by everything the conference had to offer,...

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What is the Michigan Sport Business Conference?

*+-The Michigan Sport Business Conference (MSBC) was first established in February of 2012 by students at the University of Michigan. Since then, MSBC has quickly grown into much more than just an annual event. The MSBC team is made...

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Signing of the Stars

*+-On February 3, 2016, The Players’ Tribune and the University of Michigan football program partnered for “Signing of the Stars,” a special invite-only fundraising event to celebrate Michigan’s newest recruiting class. The event, which took place on campus at...

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Behind the Creation of Our 2015 Theme

*+-About eights months ago, our team of thiry undergraduate students sat down to begin the 2015 MSBC planning process. While the team dynamic slightly changed, with some members graduating and new faces taking their place, we were all ready...

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The 2015 Planning Committee

*+-ANN ARBOR – The Michigan Sports Business Conference Planning Committee is proud to announce and welcome the 2015 team. As in years past, selection of committee members was highly competitive. With over 160 applications submitted, we were able to...

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