9th Annual Sport Marketing Association Conference

The 9th Annual Sport Marketing Association Conference will take place in Houston, Texas from October 26-29, 2011.  The host hotel will be the Inn at the Ballpark; directly across the street from Minute Maid Park - the home of the Houston Astros.  The host of the conference is Gregg Bennett and Texas A&M University.

To register for the 9th Annual Sport Marketing Association Conference, click here 

Reservations for the Conference Hotel - The Inn at the Ballpark

To make an online hotel reservation at the The Inn at the Ballpark, click here

For those wanted to contact the hotel for reservations...please contact the hotel directly at 713-228-1520 or toll free at 866-406-1520.  Mention the following group name for the special rates:  9th Annual Sport Marketing Conference SMA.  You will be asked for a credit card to secure the reservation and informed of our rules and policies.

Upcoming Conferences

The 10th Anniversary of the Sport Marketing Association will be celebrated in 2012 with the Annual Conference being held in Orlando, Florida. The conference will be co-hosted by Eric Schwarz and Saint Leo University, and Bill Sutton and the University of Central Florida. Tentative dates are October 24-27, 2012.

We are currently soliciting bids for the 2013 and 2014 conferences. If you are potentially interested in hosting the conference in one of those years, please email with a letter of interest. 

Executive Board
SMA Constitution
About SMA

Sport Marketing Quarterly


The Official Journal of the
Sport Marketing Association

Call For Abstracts
Discussion Board
Join SMA
Contact SMA
Sport Marketing Association
Copyright 2005-2011, All Rights Reserved