Conference Program

In 2017, ICSW will be seeking to inspire future generations by focussing attention on five important topics which represent critical barriers to participation in sports for women.

Click Panels and Workshops above to find out more about ICSW 2017 topics for discussion. We will be announcing the ICSW speaker line up shortly, so please check back with us regularly for the latest updates.

 

Monday 6th November

 

Tuesday 7th November

08:00-
09:30
Conference Registration   08:00-
09:30
Conference Registration
09:30-
09:45

WELCOME SPEECH

09:30-
10:00

KEYNOTE SPEECH - Dr. Ali Bin Tamim

 

10:00-
11:15

PANEL 1 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Empowering Women: Sports and Leadership

10:00-
11:15

PANEL 4 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

The Making of a 21st Century Role Model: The Rise of Sports Women in the Arab World

11:15-
12:30

PANEL 2 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Behavioral Change: Sports as the Norm

11:15-
12:30

PANEL 5 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Sport Across Generations: Opportunities and Challenges

12:30-
13:15
NETWORKING BREAK      12:30-
13:00

FOLLOWING AN ATHLETE'S JOURNEY: AN INSPIRATIONAL TALK BY LORETTA CLAIBORNE - main auditorium

13:15-
14:30

PANEL 3 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Sponsorship and Media: Increasing Value in Women’s Sports  
13:00-
13:45

NETWORKING BREAK

13:45-
15:15

MUBADALA HEALTHCARE PANEL - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Making Your Health a Priority

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH SESSION - WORKSHOP room

Presentations of Shortlisted Papers

15:00-
16:00

WORKSHOP 1 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Women and Leadership: Networking for Change-makers

daman session

The Making of Future Champions

15:30-
16:30

WORKSHOP 4 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

 50 Years: The Evolution of the Special Olympics

WORKSHOP 5 -WORKSHOP ROOM

 Sports Photography by Getty

16:15-
17:15
 

WORKSHOP 2 - WORKSHOP ROOM

Disney's Healthy Living Commitment: Inspiring Healthy Living Through Storytelling and Characters

WORKSHOP 3 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

UAE Success Stories: The Secrets to Establishing a Successful Sports Business

16:45-
17:45
 

WORKSHOP 6 - WORKSHOP ROOM

Department of Health Workshop - Modern Physical Education: From Teacher to Role-Model

WORKSHOP 7 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Inspiring Behavioral Change: A Dual Perspective