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Tony Hawk, UFC’s Dana White set for Sports Ent. Summit

Pair will offer keynote conversations at July 12 confab

Sports entrepreneur Tony Hawk and UFC prexy Dana White are set for keynote conversations next month at the Sports Entertainment Summit presented by Variety and Sports Video Group.

The daylong confab will be held July 12 at the Renaissance Hotel in Hollywood. Sessions will examine such topics as the convergence of the sports and entertainment, the growth of social media and second-screen opportunities built around live events.

Other speakers set to take part in the summit include Wasserman Media Group’s Steve Astephen, the NHL’s Charles Coplin, Yahoo’s Ken Fuchs, former Los Angeles Laker Rick Fox and Fuel TV’s George Greenberg.

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