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 2

09:45-
10:00

KEYNOTE SPEECH 1

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-
13:15
NETWORKING BREAK
13:15-
14:30

PANEL 3 - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Sponsorship and Media: Increasing Value in Women’s Sports  
13:15-
13:45

FOLLOWING AN ATHLETE'S JOURNEY - MAIN AUDITORIUM

13:45-
15:15

ACADEMIC SESSION - MAIN AUDITORIUM

Presentations of Shortlisted Papers

15:00-
16:00

WORKSHOP 1
BREAKOUT ROOM 1

Women and Leadership: Networking for Change-makers

WORKSHOP 2
BREAKOUT ROOM 2

A Parent’s Role in Raising an Athlete

15:30-
16:30

WORKSHOP 5
BREAKOUT ROOM 1

 50 Years: The Evolution of the Special Olympics

WORKSHOP 6
BREAKOUT ROOM 2

 Sports Photography by Getty

16:15-
17:15
 

WORKSHOP 3
BREAKOUT ROOM 1

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

WORKSHOP 4
BREAKOUT ROOM 2

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

16:45-
17:45
 

WORKSHOP 7
BREAKOUT 
ROOM 1

Modern Physical Education: From Teacher to Role-Model

WORKSHOP 8
BREAKOUT 
ROOM 2

This Girl Can: A case study of one team’s success in influencing behavioral change through sports marketing