Adam Schefter to Keynote 2017 SMWW NFL Combine Career Conference

adam schefter keynote speaker nfl combine career conference

The Super Bowl may be over, but the NFL season never slows down for our keynote speaker at the upcoming Sports Management Worldwide NFL Combine Career Conference, Adam Schefter of ESPN.

As one of the most respected reporters in the sports industry, information on rumors, trades, signings and suspensions all flow through Schefter, the intelligence gatekeeper of the NFL. On Friday March 3rd, Schefter will share his insight into the NFL machine with our conference attendees.

“In this day and age when every little detail can make a difference, maybe this conference can make the difference for you,” says Schefter. “Maybe you’ll come out smarter for it, and the smarter you are the better your chances of getting where you want to go.”

A political science major at the University of Michigan, Schefter began his journalism career after getting has Masters at Northwestern University’s Medill School of Journalism. The Bellmore, NY native began covering the Denver Broncos for The Rocky Mountain News in 1990, eventually taking his skills to the Denver Post, NFL Network and to ESPN, where he has become one of the most respected voices in the industry.

The former president of the Pro Football Writers of America, Schefter was named Sports Illustrated’s Media Person of the Year in 2014 and voted the “Best Insider” by USA Today fan surveys for three straight years. Schefter’s presence is felt on social media, a medium perfectly suited for his breaking news talents, where he has over 5.77 million Twitter followers.

 “Dr. Lashbrook has been running Sports Management Worldwide for a long time, SMWW knows what is effective to get ahead in this industry and what is not,” remarks Schefter. “This is a conference that has had success at many levels for an extended period of time.”

Register now for this unique conference designed to get you inside the business of the NFL.

dr. Lynn LashbrookAbout the Author: Dr. Lynn Lashbrook is the President and Founder of Sports Management Worldwide, the first ever online sports management school with a mission to educate future sports business executives.

Dr. Lashbrook has been involved in the sports industry for over 40 years and is a respected voice in the industry, having contributed to ESPN, Comcast SportsNet, Forbes, SiriusXM, CNBC, Rugby World, The New York Times, the London Free Press, Yahoo Sports and many more. 

As a certified NFL agent, Dr. Lashbrook has represented over 100 NFL clients, including former 1st rounder Mark Fields, 9-time Pro Bowler Brian Dawkins and Miami Dolphins Quarterback Matt Moore. He is a passionate and enthusiastic teacher, known for helping students strategize ways to reach their career goals in the world of sports.