Upcoming Events

Learn more about upcoming events with Sports Business Association. You can also take a look at recaps of past events we had earlier in the school year.

E-Sports panel and stage tour

Fri, February 16th, 2018, 4:00pm-6:00pm, BAC 116

E-Sports is the most widely talked about “next big thing” in the sports landscape. Schools are beginning to sign players, millions of people watch, and players are in need of representatives, sponsors, etc. Come out and learn about the E-Sports landscape, and the potential it has to be a large revenue source in the sports world! There will be a panel of speakers, followed by a tour of the SDFC as it is transformed into an arena for the Fiesta Bowl Overwatch National Championship!


Panelists TBD, and plans are subject to change.


Past Events

Below, you will be able to find an archive of past events from the 2017-2018 school year. It's a great way to learn more about our organization, and an opportunity to see what you missed if you're a member and weren't able to attend.

Diamondbacks Panel & Game (vs. Rockies)

Tue, September 12, 2017 4:45-9:00 PM MST
Join us for our first paid member event on Tuesday, September 12th! Join us as we sit down with a variety of Arizona Diamondbacks staff – followed by an important game of baseball against the Colorado Rockies. Dress code is business casual. (Please wear an SBA-branded polo if you have yours!)

SBA Fall 2017 career fair

Thu, September 14, 2017 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM MST
The Sports Business Association would like to invite you to attend our tenth semi-annual career fair on September 14th, 2017! This is a special opportunity to learn about internships, jobs, and volunteer opportunties. Please come dressed in business professional attire and pleas bring updated copies of your resume.

new york city outreach trip

Sun, October 8, 2017 – Wed, October 11, 2017
This year Sports Business Association is proud to announce that this year’s outreach trip will be to New York City. Stay up to date on our meetings as we visit with the NFL, NBA, MLB, ESPN, ABC, and more. We will be updating social media with our latest activities.
Event Recap

Arizona Cardinals Hispanic Heritage Panel

Wed, September 27, 2017 6:00pm Union Stage, Memorial Union
Hosted by the Hispanic Student Business Association, come out to the MU to learn about the world of NFL football with several hispanic business personnel from the Arizona Cardinals. Learn about day-to-day operations, how the personnel got into their careers, and get a chance to ask questions and network. No RSVP necessary.

Fiesta Bowl Speaker Panel

Mon, October 23, 2017 6:00pm, Avnet Room, McCord Hall
Join us for a panel with representatives from the Fiesta Bowl! This is a great chance to learn about internship and volunteer opportunities as well as how these Fiesta Bowl employees got thier start in sports! The panel will begin at 6pm and will include questions from a moderator as well as open Q&A for students.

Fall League Baseball Speaker Panel

Thurs, October 26, 2017 6:00pm, Scottsdale Stadium
The business of baseball is not limited to the regular season and Spring Training. Arizona is home to the Fall League where players from across the league continue to work on their skills during the off-season. We will be carpooling to the event and will leave campus at 4:30pm, with the panel beginning at 5:00pm. Stay for the Fall League game at 6:35pm! Attire is SBA polos and jeans!

Sales In Sports Panel

Tues, November 7th, 2017, 6:00pm, Avnet Lounge, McCord Hall
Join us as we her from professionals about thier experiences in sales in the sports industry. If you are interested in working in sports, sales is a great way to get your foot in the door! Speakers include professionals from the Arizona Cardinals, Arizona Coyotes, Arizona Diamondbacks, and the Phoenix Suns. The panel will begin at 6pm in the Avnet Room of McCord Hall.
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Spring 2018 Career & Internship fair

Thurs, January 18th, 2018, 9:00am-11:00am, MU Turquoise Room
Mark your calendars – the Spring 2018 SBA Career & Internship fair will be held on this date. Come dressed in business professional and be prepared to hand out resumes and network with different sports teams and companies! The career fair will be held exclusively for SBA members from 9AM-10AM, so come early!