Liese Abili - Host City speaker

Liese Abili

Position: Director of Sports Development, Florida Sports Foundation

Liese Abili is the Director of Sports Development at the Florida Sports Foundation, which is the state’s lead organization for the promotion of sports tourism.

Liese holds three bachelor’s degrees, a graduate diploma and a Master of Science in Sports Management. He leads the development of new sports business and initiatives aimed at bringing sports events to the state in collaboration with Florida Sports Industry partners and stake holders.

Liese has lived, worked and travelled in several countries in the world including Cameroon, China and South Africa. He speaks multiple languages and plays Beach Volleyball and soccer.