Football Innovation UK 2019 Speakers

Gareth Jennings

Academy Director, Stoke City FC

A Leading Expert on Player Development and Youth Development in Professional Football. International Conference Speaker and Advisor on Performance Models in Sport and football.

An Experienced Academy Director and Head of Coaching across the Premier League and Football League in England.

He holds the UEFA Pro Licence and Advanced Youth Coaching Licences and is a Qualified Teacher and Experienced Coach Educator. He has Expertise in Strategic Development, Coaching, Elite Performance and Talent ID/Development.

A Former Professional Footballer, currently Academy Director at Stoke City Football Club, where he himself developed as a young player.