Discover Puskas Arena, one of the EURO 2020 host venues
As part of the ESSMA Summit, ESSMA Members have the opportunity to visit Puskas Arena as an add-on to make to most out of your visit to Budapest. With the ESSMA Summit + Puskas Arena package, you have the chance to join an exclusive and behind-the-scenes tour at one of the EURO 2020 host venues. The Puskas Arena tour will be held on Monday 20 January 2020, one day prior to the ESSMA Summit. In addition to an exclusive behind-the-scenes tour, participants will enjoy an in-depth presentation about Puskas Arena, how they are preparing for EURO 2020 and lots of networking opportunities.
About Puskas Arena
The 67,000 Puskas Arena has been inaugurated in November 2019 with a friendly match agains Uruguay. The Hungarian national football stadium will host three group stage matches and one quarter final during EURO 2020.
The venue is going to operate not only as a sports facility but also as a cultural centre with flexible conference and other event areas open for the public. Facilities will include conference rooms, a restaurant and a fan shop while the tower part of the old building is going to be turned into a museum. The stadium will also include new facilities to enhance the matchday experience including a quick and easy access control system as well as total Wi-Fi coverage. In addition, there will be 84 skyboxes and other VIP areas for hospitality guests.
From 11:30 onwards, you are invited to register at Puskas Arena where you can network with other delegates during a welcoming lunch. At 13:30, the official programme starts with welcome words by the Puskas Arena delegation, followed by presentations about the Puskas Arena project and sustainable development at Wembley Stadium in preparation of EURO 2020. The programme will end with an in-depth stadium tour at the facilities. Afterwards, ESSMA will arrange a transfer to the main event hotel. The programme is planned to finish around 17:00.
In addition, you are invited to join all ESSMA Summit delegates for a welcome drink around 21:00 in the main event hotel.
Note that the Puskas Arena tour is only accessible for ESSMA Stadium/Club/League/Federation Members.