Moscow line-up boosted

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Another two well known names from Russian and international football are now on board, as excitement continues to grow in the build–up to the Inside World Football Moscow Forum, to be held at the Ritz–Carlton in Moscow on 23–24 June 2011.

Nic Coward, general secretary of the English Premier League, has confirmed. Cowards responsibilities include managing relationships between the Premier League and various UK and international governing bodies of football, including the Football Association (FA), the Football League, FIFA and UEFA. At the Forum, he will talk about the recipe for cultivating a successful football culture, and what has been done in the Premier League to foster a collective vision when dealing with all kinds of challenges, from creating a safe and enjoyable environment for fans to developing a strategy on media rights that benefits all clubs. Yuri Isayev, president of Dynamo Moscow, one of Russias leading clubs, has also confirmed. A former deputy minister of the Economy and well known banker and businessman, Isayev is representative of a new generation of influential young leaders whose involvement in Russian football will be crucial to its future growth and development. His responsibilities at Dynamo include management of the clubs new home, VTB Arena, as part of the massive Petrovsky Park development. About The Inside World Football Moscow ForumHeld at Moscow's prestigious Ritz–Carlton Hotel on 23–24 June 2011, the Inside World Football Moscow Forum will, for the first time, bring together the key players involved in the 2018 FIFA World Cup – the Local Organising Committee, the Candidate Host Cities and Russian football governing bodies – with a wide range of international specialists. Participation is a must for any global firm looking to supply its services to Russia in the run–up to the World Cup, and for Russian organisations seeking to learn more about the latest in industry expertise. Confirmed sponsors include MegaFon, IMG, Populous and Wembley Stadium Consultancy. Confirmed Forum Media Partners include Sports Pro, Host City, Sports Features, Total Football, NTV–Plus, Gazeta. ru and Russian sport news portal championat. ruThe Forum is organised by Eventica, an events and PR consultancy, which played a supporting role during the successful Russia 2018 World Cup bid campaign. Eventica organises the Global Sports Industry Congress in London and has launched a specialised sport marketing arm, Mildberry Sports Lab. For the Inside World Football Moscow Forum Eventica has teamed up with insideworldfootball, one of the leading online news source on the business of international football, from its home at http://www. insideworldfootball. biz. Contact:Jonti Small, PR DirectorT: +44 207 183 2560js@eventica. co. ukTwitter: IWF_MoscowForum

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