Metaverse Futurist for the Sport industry

Dr Mark van Rijmenam, CSP

Looking for fees and my availability?


A visionary strategic futurist, Dr. Mark van Rijmenam, CSP, informs organizations about the transformative nature, potential, and dangers of AI, the metaverse, and other emerging technologies. As a celebrated keynote speaker in the sports industry, Global Speaking Fellow, and author of five books, he captivates audiences across the globe.

Keynote topics:

  • Unleashing the Generative AI Genie: A Brave New Metaverse or a Nightmare Scenario?
  • How the Metaverse Will Change the Sports industry
  • How the Future of Work and the Metaverse Will Transform the Employee Experience


"This was an awe-inspiring session with Mark van Rijmenam and Nestlé leaders We are very grateful for him sparking curiosity and sharing a glimpse of what the metaverse entails, and the fact that some elements are not tomorrow but today."

- Gonzalo Vega Center of Learning and Inspiration - Rive Reine - Nestlé

Previous clients

Unleash the transformative power of the metaverse in sports with a seasoned Metaverse Futurist. Be part of the digital evolution.

Metaverse and Sports Fan Engagement

As a Metaverse Futurist, I champion the new era of sports spectatorship that the metaverse brings. The advent of this expansive virtual reality space has revolutionized how fans engage with their favorite teams and players. instead of merely observing games, fans can now immerse themselves in interactive experiences that blur the line between reality and the digital world. The metaverse allows for the creation of virtual stadiums, interactive training sessions, and personalized encounters with sports icons, enhancing the spectator experience manifold.

Metaverse Impact on Athlete Training

in my role as a Metaverse Futurist, I delve into the profound impact of the metaverse on athlete training. The virtual reality environment provides a new frontier for athletes to hone their skills and tactics. It offers a safe space to experiment with strategies, simulate competitive scenarios, and evaluate performance with unprecedented precision. With virtual reality training, athletes can push their boundaries without the physical risks, enhancing their readiness for actual competitions. It's an evolution in sports training that prioritizes safety, efficiency, and innovation.

Sports organizations and athletes can leverage the metaverse for unique monetization opportunities, a perspective I bring forward as a Metaverse Futurist. This includes virtual merchandise, digital ticketing, and even virtual real estate within the sports-themed metaverse. By embracing these opportunities, sports entities can generate new revenue streams and enhance fan engagement in the digital era.

Monetizing Sports in the Metaverse

As a Metaverse Futurist, I elaborate on how the metaverse can revolutionize sports broadcasting. Virtual reality broadcasting can provide viewers with a truly immersive experience, allowing them to be "in" the game rather than just watching it. This enhances viewer engagement and provides broadcasters with innovative ways to deliver content. It's the future of sports viewing, one where audiences can enjoy a more personalized and immersive experience.

I am dedicated to empowering the next generation of leaders to navigate the rapidly changing landscape of technology and innovation. I pride myself on being a relatable and informative speaker with a proven track record of success.

Metaverse's Role in Sports Broadcasting

Ready to explore how my keynote can elevate your event? I'm here to deliver an unforgettable experience. Based in Sydney, Australia, I'm eager to discuss your vision and tailor my expertise to your needs. To get started, you can book a meeting through my calendar, complete the form below or reach me directly via WhatsApp or call for urgent requests at +61451001320

I'll respond within 24 hours, and we can begin planning an extraordinary event together.

Contact Dr Mark van Rijmenam, CSP

Download The Digital Speaker brochure

The easiest way to get all of the information about how I can contribute to your next event's success, is by downloading my brochure.

Digital Twin