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Conference Agenda

Thursday, June 6, 2024


Complimentary Breakfast Sponsored by:

845 AM - Welcome to the World Pickleball Convention & Conference

Emcee Carl Foster

Intro of George Domaceti, World Pickleball Convention CEO
Intro of Jim Ludwig, Randy Sussman, Kyle Yates, Brad Heff - Indoor Pickleball Tour

9 AM - KEYNOTE: The 2024 State of the Union of USA Pickleball

Robert Quicksilver - Chairman of the Board, USA Pickleball

  • Why does Pickleball remain as the fastest growing sport on the planet? 

  • Future Amateur Growth v Other Sports

  • National Championships Move to Arizona

945 AM - Where it all began - the Official History of Pickleball

Stu Upson, President Pickleball Hall of Fame

Jennifer Lecore - Author: "History of Pickleball - More than 50 years of Fun"

Get an update on the Pickleball Hall of Fame and its plans for 2024 and beyond. 

Get the official history of pickleball from Author jennifer Lecore.

1015 AM - Coffee and Beverage Break sponsored by Dunkin'

1030 AM - Global Pickleball Federation Worldwide Growth

Moderator:  Ruth Rosenquist - GPF Communications Chair
Javier Regalado, President Global Pickleball Federation
Justin Maloof, Chief Operations Officer, USA Pickleball
Cynthia Clark, Board of Directors, Canada GPF

Chandler Carney, Representative, Chile GPF

Over 40 countries now involved - Olympic Initiative, International
Sport Growth & International Business Expansion

1105 AM - The Vision and Power of Pickleball

Steve Kuhn, Founder of Major League Pickleball and DUPR

Pickle Mall Plan

1215 AM - Networking Lunch Buffet sponsored by Chicken N Pickle

1:30 PM - Pickleball Entertainment Success Story - The Original

Dave Johnson & Kelli Alldredge - Founder & President Chicken N Pickle

A recipe for success.

2:05 PM - Andre Agassi Reveals

Andre Agassi 

The Tennis Legend unveils his new secret weapon (pickleball weapon!). 

3:00 PM - Athletes & Celebs Flocking to Compete & Invest in PB

Moderator: Kaitlyn Kerr, Major League Pickleball Team Owner
Andre Agassi, Steffi Graf, Drew Brees, Danny Wuerrfel, Josh Miller, Paul Teutel

Kaitlyn interviews Athletes and Celebs to get their take on the sport. 

530PM - Cocktail Party Reception at Sahara

                Sponsored by Komodo - Andre Agassi's New Signature Paddle

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