A wide array of legal education sessions will provide an in-depth analysis of current industry
issues from attorneys at NASCAR and IndyCar, as well as legal and business representatives from related track promoters, teams, drivers, agents and sponsors. These racing industry leaders will address legal strategies and relate information and insight on topics such as risk management, sponsorship issues, financial considerations, diversity, contracts, media rights and licensing, and much more.
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Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Noon – 1:15 p.m.
1:00 - 1:15 p.m.
1:15 – 2:15 p.m.
The Price is Right: Motorsports Sponsorship in the New Market. Moderator: Stoke Caldwell. Panelists: Ryan Beadle and John Lopes.
2:15 – 3:15 p.m.
Sweepstakes, Contests and Promotions. Moderator: Gretchen Snelling. Speakers: AJ Correale, Ashley Hedgecock
3:15 – 3:30 p.m.
3:30 – 4:30 p.m.
The World’s Most Expensive Traveling Circus: Examining Formula 1. Moderator: Wesley Zirkle. Speakers: Tim Meyer; Jason Karlov
4:30 – 5:30 p.m.
Insurance and Indemnity: The New Normal. Speakers: David Holcombe, David Mattingly, Darren Hickey.
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
6:45 – 9:30 p.m.
Dinner at Cerulean
Wednesday, April 10, 2013
8:30 – 8:40 a.m.
8:40 – 9:40 a.m.
Preparing the Stars of Tomorrow: Driver Development Issues. Moderator: Matt Efird; Speakers: Rod Moscowitz; John Caponigro
9:40 – 10:40 a.m.
Race Around America: Teams and Multistate Issues. Moderator: Mark Richards. Speakers: Michael Ralston, Michael Blickman and Diana Bilger
10:40 – 10:55 a.m.
10:55 – 12:05 a.m.
Social Media and Digital Content. Moderator: Eric Anderson. Speakers: Dave Ervin, Terri Seligman
12:05 – 12:10 a.m.
Move to banquet area.
12:10 – 1:30 p.m.
Lunch with Keynote Speaker: Mayor Greg Ballard, City of Indianapolis
1:30 – 1:35 p.m.
Move to conference area.
1:35 – 2:35 p.m.
Impact of Motorsports on Local Community. Moderator: Mark Owens. Speakers: Ryan Vaughn, City of Indianapolis
2:35 – 3:35 p.m.
ETHICS. Ethics and Social Media. Moderator: Katherine Wallace; Speakers: TBD.
3:35 – 3:45 p.m. Closing Remarks / Adjourn Conference
Moderators and Speakers:
Eric Anderson, Experienced In-House Marketing and Advertising Legal Counsel, Chicago, Illinois
Mayor Greg Ballard, City of Indianapolis
Ryan Beadle, Director of Business and Legal Affairs, JR Motorsports, Charlotte, North Carolina
Michael Blickman, Partner, Ice Miller LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Diana Bilger, Executive Director, Ernst & Young, Indianapolis, Indiana
Stokely G. Caldwell, Jr., Partner, Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A., Charlotte, North Carolina
John Caponigro, CEO/President, Sports Management Network, Inc., Bloomfield Hills, Michigan
AJ Correale, Member, Frost Brown Todd, LLC, Indianapolis, Indiana
Matthew B. Efird, Attorney, Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A., Charlotte, North Carolina
David J. Ervin, Partner, Kelley Drye & Warren LLP, Washington, D.C.
Ashley Hedgecock, Attorney, Robinson Bradshaw & Hinson, P.A., Charlotte, North Carolina
Darren J. Hickey, Vice President Motorsports, Gregory & Appel, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana
David A. Holcombe, Director of Risk Management, Int. Speedway Corp. / NASCAR, Daytona Beach, Florida
Jason Karlov, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP, Los Angeles, California
John Lopes, President, Andretti Sports Marketing LLC, Indianapolis, Indiana
Matthew R. Macaluso, Partner, Keller Macaluso, Indianapolis, Indiana
David M. Mattingly, Partner, Ice Miller LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Timothy A. Mayer, President, G3 Communications, Inc. & US Race Management, LLC.; Independent Director & Deputy FIA Delegate, Automobile Competition Committee of the United States; FIA Steward for Formula One, World Touring Car Championship and World Endurance Championship, Suwanee, Georgia
Rod Moskowitz, CEO, Fuel SMG, Charlotte, North Carolina
Mark R. Owens, Partner, Barnes & Thornburg LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Michael Ralston, Director – State and Local Tax, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Mark Richards, Partner, Ice Miller LLP, Indianapolis, Indiana
Terri J. Seligman, Partner, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC, New York, New York
Gretchen Snelling, General Counsel, Indianapolis Motor Speedway LLC / INDYCAR, Indianapolis, Indiana
Ryan Vaughn, Chief of Staff, Office of the Mayor of Indianapolis, Indianapolis, Indiana
Katherine M. Wallace, Partner, Alston & Bird LLP, Atlanta, Georgia
Wesley A. Zirkle, Executive Vice President & General Counsel, JMI, Zionsville, Indiana
TRAC 2013 Agenda