Joan Laporta Keynote Topics
The "Virtuous Circle": the success model of FC Barcelona
In this fascinating keynote speech, Joan Laporta, the best president in the history of FC Barcelona - one of the most important football clubs in the world - will talk about his "Virtuous Circle" model that led the club to the top of football, winning all possible titles in a single year, while the club's economy multiplied its turnover and the mass of members almost doubled. And all this in just two short terms. The management success model of Laporta and its board can be replicated in other companies and organizations in difficult situations to obtain great results.
Leadership & Motivation: FC Barcelona’s Perfect Season
In the middle of his term, having already won a UEFA Champions League, Joan Laporta had to make a difficult decision: sack Frank Rijkaard and hire the then little known and inexperienced at the first level, Pep Guardiola. That crucial decision, not backed by public opinion, was Laporta's greatest success. Pep took in first year as an elite coach the club to sport's history, winning the 6 possible titles in a perfect season. In this motivational keynote speech, Joan Laporta will remember those crucial moments and the decision-making that led FC Barcelona to become the best team ever in the history of soccer.