Almost 100 delegates from 32 nations attended the Tennis Europe Juniors and Pro Tennis Conference last week in Milan, where the event was held alongside the ATP NextGen Finals.
Hosted by the Italian Tennis Federation from 6-7 November, the conference was specifically devised for tournament directors and national federation staff working in junior and pro tennis departments and saw leading speakers from across the sporting world.
The two-day meeting featured interactive working groups, panel discussions and traditional presentations, as well as an invitation for delegates to attend a session of the ATP NextGen Finals.
The speaker line-up included contributions from:
- International Tennis Federation
- FC Inter Milan
- ATP Tour
- Nicolas Almagro (former ATP #9)
- Italian Tennis Federation
- German Tennis Federation
- US College Tennis
- Lawn Tennis Association
- French Tennis Federation
- and more…
Launching the event, Tennis Europe President Vladimir Dmitriev commented, “I cannot think of a better location for this event. This ATP NextGen Finals are the perfect confluence of all that will be discussed, offering us a wonderful opportunity to follow some of the most promising players to have graduated from the Tennis Europe Junior Tour to the world of professional tennis in recent years, and the chance to see innovative and exciting new match formats in action.”
To see the full event programme, click here.