Global Trade Mission
With support from federal and state Governments, the ASTN hosts international Trade Missions to Europe, India and the USA. Our global connections provide our members with genuine networking opportunities with local agencies, including the Chinese market.
Trade Mission to China (October 2019)
Austrade, in partnership with the ASTN , delivered a sports technology trade mission to China from 15th to 22nd October 2019.
The mission centred around the Annual World Internet Conference in Wuzhen, China, where delegates were the exclusive international purveyors of sports tech amongst 900 exhibitors from all aspects of technology.
Mission dates: Wednesday 16 October to Tuesday 22 October 2019
Location: Shanghai & Wuzhen, China
Trade Mission to China (May – June 2019)
Global Victoria, on behalf of the Victorian Government and in partnership with the ASTN, will deliver a sports and sports technology trade mission to China from 27 May to 2 June 2019.
The mission will explore the vast opportunities for Australian sport in China’s booming sports market, which is expected to reach RMB5 trillion (A$968b) in value by 2025.
Mission dates: Monday 27 May to Sunday 2 June 2019
Location: Beijing & Shanghai, China
Trade Mission to the U.S.A. (February – March 2019)
The Australian Sports Technologies Network, in partnership with the Australian Government (Austrade) & Global Victoria, headed to the USA for a Trade Mission from 28th February – 8th March 2019.
The program started at the MIT Sloan Sports Analytics Conference (sloansportsconference.com) in Boston, MA (1st & 2nd March) and continued with a visit to Atlanta, GA, the host city of the 2019 NFL Super Bowl (3rd & 4th March). Delegates visited the emerging technology eco-system in San Antonio, TX (5th & 6th March) before concluding the Trade Mission in the San Francisco Bay area (7th & 8th March).
Trade Mission to India (October 2018)
Trade Victoria in partnership with the Australian Sports Technologies Network and with the support of Cricket Australia led the Sports Technology Trade Mission to India – the World’s Most Exciting Sport Technology Market!
The mission visited Mumbai (8th – 10th October 2018) and Delhi (11th – 12th October 2018). The mission included attendance to the India Sports Tech Conference in Mumbai – sportstechworldseries.com/india/
Trade Mission to Europe (May 2018)
The inaugural Trade Mission to Europe in May 2018 visited Amsterdam, Eindhoven, Cologne, Berlin and Munich. The Program also included attendance at the Netherlands Sports Analytics Conference in Amsterdam.