As part of ESSMA’s Fan Experience Workshop, Marcin Pelc and Grzegorz Stańczuk shared several projects as part of Ekstraklasa’s digital approach including the Ekstraklasa app and the implementation of an eSports competition.

During ESSMA’s Fan Experience Workshop at Legia Warsaw, Joeri Verbossen - Marketing Manager at PSV - focused on how the club is using data and technology through marketing intelligence to enhance its fanbase marketing with some practical examples.

During ESSMA’s Fan Experience Workshop at Legia Warsaw,  Przemyslaw Cepak - B2C Sales Director at the club - presented how the club is adapting its merchandising approach to reach more fans and ultimately create a better experience for them.

During ESSMA’s Fan Experience Workshop at Legia Warsaw, Bas Schnater - (former) Marketing Coordinator at AZ Alkmaar - focused on how to use data to enhance fan engagement and which initiatives AZ Alkmaar has implemented.

Read more on reusable cups at Signal Iduna Park, smoke-free Eredivisie and Keuken Kampioen Divisie stadiums, renovation at FC Metz and more in ESSMA’s weekly industry update.

Tiago Gouveia - Marketing Director at FC Porto - shared how FC Porto transitioned its operations to become more digital.  

ESSMA is glad to announce that Divisionsforeningen, the Danish League, will extend its membership with the Association. As part of their membership, ESSMA supports all 14 Danish Superliga clubs including FC København, Brøndby IF, FC Midtjylland, Esbjerg JB and others.

ESSMA (the European Stadium & Safety Management Association) will organise its annual Pitch Management Tour on on 20 - 21 August 2019 in Coventry and Burton upon Trent (UK). Delegates will take part in a two-day tour with visits to Ricoh Arena and St Georges Park.

During the last home match of the 2018/19 season, Standard de Liège wanted to send out a strong message towards its fans in regards to ‘say no to racism’.  Prior to the match against Club Brugge, ESSMA interviewed Sascha Feytons - Infrastructure Director - about the process of implementing the message and why they collaborated with ESSMA Stadium Partner, AirPrint.