2021 Virtual NHL Draft Career Conference

July 23, 2021 2-5 pm PST/5-8 pm EST

Virtual Conference

It’s ON!

If you dream of working in hockey, register now for our virtual conference featuring some of the most connected people in the sport. Every year we get the best general managers, scouts, agents, and more to come to speak at our NHL Draft Career Conference – and this year will be even better and more connected than ever.

This conference will have special guests including our Hockey Faculty, and some SMWW Alumni join our group to discuss the current climate in pro and collegiate hockey, Name, Image, and Likeness and how it affects the game, and insights into the draft from the perspective of the Agent, Scout, GM, Media, and more.

There will be Live Q&A sessions allowing you to ask the speakers questions ON CAMERA! Be prepared if you'd like to ask questions.

We hope you can join us - this is a FREE event!

Get informed and inspired at Sports Management Worldwide's annual NHL Draft Career Conference on July 23rd via Zoom.

Career-minded individuals who want to advance their career in hockey will:

  • Develop authentic connections with hockey industry experts
  • Gain insight into the latest trends in marketing, scouting, agency, and analytics
  • Discover who is hiring and what you need to know to get hired
  • Receive career guidance from hockey insiders
  • Connect with other hockey career-minded individuals
  • Learn strategies to catapult your hockey career to the next level
  • Ask questions to hockey executives, scouts, media, and more.

Be a part of the highest quality discussions regarding hockey careers and industry insights – this is the event to help sharpen your skills! All participants are allowed the opportunity to ask questions and interact with leaders in professional and collegiate hockey.



2021 Featured Speakers
*Speakers are subject to change.

Mike Oke
Peterborough Petes’ General Manager
General Manager
Dino Caputo
Tri City Americans Regional Scout
Phil Pritchard
Hockey Hall of Fame Vice President
Manny Schmidt
Link Management NHL Agent
Brian Burke
Calgary Flames GM

Information about the 2021 NHL Draft Career Conference:

Friday, July 23 | 2-5 pm Pacific

This one-day event will offer unique panel discussions and Q&A sessions with some of the biggest names in the world of hockey. All attendees will also have the opportunity to network with hockey industry insiders who are deeply connected to the sport.

Location: Zoom Virtual Conference Room

Please Note: SMWW's Career Conference is not affiliated or in any way connected with the NHL.


Free Registration Now Open!

Conference Registration includes:

One 3-hour Zoom Meeting with NHL Executives at all levels including Agents, Scouts, GMs, Media, and more all for FREE!