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EuroSIMA to kick off French high season with Surf Summit



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EuroSIMA Surf Summit rolls with "commitment" theme this October

Surfersvillage Global Surf News, 16 August, 2017 - Next October 5 and 6 in Seignosse, the 16th edition of the EuroSIMA Surf Summit will welcome 350 executives and professionals of the Action Sports industry for a program of conferences and discussions with inspiring individuals and entrepreneurs.

7 high calibre conference speakers will share their experience and discuss what they are committed to and why to inspire and encourage Action Sports companies to reinvent themselves.

This year, for the 16th edition, commitment is the key theme of the event!

Day one will bring in two internationally famous professional profit association defends the surfers, Justine Dupont and Carlos Burle, known for facing risk in industry’s interests with genuine some of the biggest waves on the planet.

Committing differently is the life lesson Edouard Frignet has economic development. It helps experienced throughout his 35 years of leadership at WL GORE: a companies reinforce their talent company that is free of any type of hierarchical limitations. and maximise human resources.

On his end, Alexandre Mulliez, Innovation and Marketing Director at Auchan:Direct turned things upside down within the group by creating nothing short of an earthquake in the internal management system.

Day two, Stim co-founder Frédéric Arnoux will present a revolutionary approach to boost innovation. Get ready to disrupt things!

Mnemonist Vincent Delourmel will teach us how to train our memory to be more efficient. He will take us into the extraordinary world of “the Magic of Memory” through amazing experiences.

Finally, Frédéric Tain, Editor in chief of Sport Guide will give the closing presentation of the Surf Summit by discussing the future of our business and revealing key figures in sport retail.

The two days of conferences will also include many opportunities to relax (meals, evening events, athletic activities…) to foster interaction and networking among participants.

Alongside the Surf Summit, EuroSIMA will hold the Surfing Lounge exhibit, which displays a selection of the most innovative products and services within the Action Sports industry, showcasing the skills, creativity and dynamic energy of EuroSIMA members.

Finally, the annual Waterman’s Ball will officially bring the conference to an end at the Hossegor Casino on October 6 .

During the event, participants will enjoy the annual EuroSIMA Surf Industry Awards ceremony, which recognizes and rewards the male and female European athletes of the year as well as the industry’s innovation of the year.

The conference promises to offer two days full of inspiration to help us all build the future of our Action Sports industry together.


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