Session: Future of MMA in New York State – Legalization Discussion

Description: MMA WORLD EXPO will once again conduct an in-depth panel discussion on MMA’s legalization issues in New York State . Local politicians, reporters, practitioners, coaches and other preeminent names in MMA will gather in an effort to pave a pathway to MMA legalization in New York .

Session Take-Aways:

  • Learn the history of the sport’s sanctioning in other states
  • Understand obstacles & medical concerns regarding legalization
  • Discover MMA’s potential economic impact on New York
  • Learn what next steps must be taken now to get MMA legalized in NYS
  • Find out what you can do now to help

Session is applicable to:

  • Gym Owners
  • Certification Programs
  • Personal Trainers
  • Athletes & Coaches
  • Fans

Time: 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm @ MMA World Expo Stage

Moderated by: Jim Genia

Guest Panelists:

  • UFC Hall-of-Famer Dan Severn
  • Katalina Morales, undefeated NYC female amateur MMA fighter
  • Krystina Sconzo, Assistant to Assemblyman Dean Murray
  • Others TBA

Session: World Series of Fighting – Discussion and Press Conference

Description: World Series of Fighting two-division world champion David Branch, as well as World Series of Fighting executives Carlos Silva (CEO) and Ray Sefo (President), who will take part in a question and answer session with the media and fans, and reveal news about the league’s plans for 2016.

Session is applicable to:

  • Gym Owners
  • Athletes & Coaches
  • Fans
  • Media

Time: 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm @ MMA World Expo Stage

Moderated by: Michael Brancato

Guest Panelists: Sugar Ray Sefo, David Branch, and Carlos Silva



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