SportNXT returns to CENTREPIECE in 2023

Off the back of a successful inaugural outing, the global SportNXT summit will return to CENTREPIECE at Melbourne Park in 2023.  

The most credentialed voices in world sport and business will again descend on the venue from 28 – 30 March 2023, with the program set to cover the biggest issues, trends and opportunities facing sport in the decades to come.  

SportNXT 2023 will feature more than 50 leading industry executives, with the first announcement including the likes of: 

  • Robyn Denholm – Chair, Tesla  
  • Greg Barclay – Chair, International Cricket Council Chair  
  • Mike Sneesby – CEO, Nine 
  • Peggy O’Neal AO – Chair, Local Organising Committee for the Victorian Commonwealth Games 2026 
  • Pip Marlow – CEO, Salesforce & Director, Rugby Australia and Rugby World Cup Board Member 
  • Ian Narev –  CEO, Seek & Chair, NZ Rugby Commercial Ventures 

The 2023 summit will once again coincide with the Formula 1 Australian Grand Prix, providing delegates with the opportunity to experience one of the biggest weekends on the Melbourne sporting calendar.  

CENTREPIECE will host keynote sessions, feature-panels and breakout sessions, with the 2023 program offering delegates the chance to explore topics in greater depth through interactive, concurrent breakout streams, as well as enhanced networking opportunities.  

Tickets are now on sale, with a special pre-Christmas Early bird offer available. To find out more, visit