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Big Names Sign In On 7th Gulf Education Conference In Jeddah


LONDON: Several exhibitors, delegates and sponsors across many countries have shown a great interest in taking part in the 7th Annual Gulf Education Conference and Exhibition scheduled to be held in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia on 20-21st February 2018.

The University of Business and Technology (UBT), Jeddah is hosting the event wherein over 150 exhibitors and sponsors including some big names in the education sector have expected to participate. ST George’s University will be sponsoring the gala dinner on both the days. Read more

StartUp Saudi Arabia – Ritz Carlton Jeddah 4-6 Nov 2017

MarcCom is gladly proud to participate in organising a leading event “StartUp Saudi Arabia” at the Ritz Carlton Jeddah 4-6 Nov 2017. Under the patronage of HRH Prince Khalid Al-Faisal, Advisor to the Custodian of the Holy Mosques, Governor of Makkah Region, Umm Al-Qura University represented by Wadi Makkah Technology Company, is organizing StartUp Saudi Arabia Forum. Read more

The Premium Supplier of Live Score data from 30+sports ….

MarCom Academy has recently signed an agreement with Enetpulse to act as its partner in MENA (Middle East and North Africa). Enetpulse is a leading supplier of live sports resulting data and statistics. Enetpulse monitor thousands of sporting events around the world and deliver timely, reliable information to clients via XML feeds and hosted front-end solutions. Read more

REFA Football Academy in Spain

MarCom Academy delighted to have signed an exclusive agreement with MGC Sports and REFA to offer you a unique opportunity to experience elite player development programmes in one of Spain best sport academy.

Many players dream of playing football at the highest levels, however, rarely get the real opportunity of doing it. REFA will give you that opportunity in a unique programme in one of the most famous footballing cities in Europe,Valencia.

With two famous “La Liga” clubs, Valencia CF and UD Levante in the same city and two more, Villarreal CF and Elche CF in the Valencia Province, it makes it the ideal location to consolidate your goal.

REFA manages and organises sports activities and events, with extensive experience in all 5 continents worldwide in this very competitive sector. Proposing dynamic and attractive programmes, based mainly on our speciality; football, with its maximum social impact, in today’s world. Spanish football is at the top of the world ranking, with its international and club achievements over the past years including World Cup success and the two biggest clubs in the world,

REFA has designed a professional football programme for footballers world-­‐‑ wide, the record of our founders with Southampton FC and Leicester City speaks for itself. In Valencia we also offer full time opportunities for players coaches and professionals to vastly improve both the technical and physical levels of each player. On our short tours players will get a taste of the elite level programme delivered by recognised professional coaches to improve their fitness, technical skills and tactical awareness.

We are delighted with this exclusive agreement with REFA and MGC Sports, whether you come with us for a short 7 – 10 day tour or stay for 10 months we are sure you will enjoy an experience that will last a lifetime.

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Invitation by SBMMA to attend the Sport Leaders Summit

Leaders 2016The Saudi British Marketing and Management Association is delighted to invite you to The world’s most prestigious sport business summit that comes to London for discussions on leadership, digital, technology, sponsorship, stadia & commercial best practice. The Saudi British Marketing and Management Association and its partner MarCom Academy is working together with top experts to enhance the experience of sports in the Middle East in general and Saudi Arabia in particular. Our aim is to engage and entertain fans, but also to increase the revenue stream of sport clubs by thinking outside the box with more commercial opportunities than ever before and utilise data and new technology innovations. Read more

Fujairah UAE Fair: “Learn, to progress” from 26-28 April 2016

uaeThe UK Marketing and Communication Academy (MarCom) is proudly sponsoring the Fujairah Fair 2016, under the theme: “Learn, to progress” which will be held from 26-28 April 2016 at the Fujairah Exhibition Centre, U.A.E. under the patronage of his highness the ruler of the Fujairah. This is the first time the event has been opened to the International markets. Read more

Fan Engagement in Saudi ALJ League

fanpic aljIn the latest researches, we have recognised for several years that sport is part of ENTERTAINMENT. The market now is really sports, fashion and music. Businesses, sport clubs, sport authorities, and consultants can’t expect to ignore reality and survive. As sport becomes more of entertainment to the fans and with the fast changes in the sport industry, we expect that the next 5 years of football in Saudi Arabia will make the best prepared clubs to get stronger and the hesitant will stumble and fall. Saudi has been ranked 10th in interest of engaging in Football and 4th in participating in Football globally according to recent study. Read more


By Dr. Talal Almaghrabi (MarCom Academy) Prof. Charles Dennis (Middlesex University)

Sue Vaux Halliday, School of Management, University of Surrey, UK


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