Tennis Industry Presentations in Miami On March 23 to Focus on Future of the Sport

What:  State of the Tennis Industry Forum
            Technology Trends in Tennis
            POP Tennis—Short-Court Tennis for All Ages
            Tennis Health: The Challenge to Change Behaviors

When:  Wednesday, March 23, 8 a.m. to 12 p.m.

Where: Hilton Miami Downtown, 1601 Biscayne Blvd., Miami, FL

The tennis industry will come together on March 23 for the 2016 State of the Industry Forum. The Forum will include key presentations and demonstrations detailing and showcasing new initiatives and products—all geared toward growing the tennis industry.

The morning’s events take place in the ballroom at the Hilton Miami Downtown and include:

  • 8-9 a.m.: POP Tennis demonstration, showcasing short-court tennis for players, and non-players, of all ages.
     
  • 9-10 a.m.: Tennis Tech Fair and Resource Center, featuring the newest products to help players of all abilities improve their game, track their progress and fitness, and more.
     
  • 10-11:30 a.m.: 2016 State of the Tennis Industry Forum. Top tennis executives will present the latest news and data about the industry, including participation research, consumer and technology trends, marketplace data, an update on grow-the-game initiatives, and updates from the U.S. Tennis Association (including progress at the new USTA National Campus in Orlando).
     
  • 11:30 a.m.-12 p.m: Focus on Tennis Health—the Challenge to Change Behaviors. Dr. Jack Groppel, the co-founder of the Johnson & Johnson Human Performance Institute, will talk about the importance of health and fitness in helping to grow tennis and the industry.

Presented by the Tennis Industry Association, the 2016 State of the Tennis Industry Forum is being held in conjunction with the 2016 Tennis Owners & Managers (T.O.M.) Conference, which starts at noon on March 23 and ends on Friday, March 25, at 1:30 p.m. Agenda, speakers and session descriptions are at TheTOMConference.com.

To attend the State of the Industry Forum and/or the T.O.M. Conference, click here.