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109 Sessions

This variety of global Lightning Talks and Posters will be scattered throughout sessions on each of the four days, to be discussed and debated. Or watch them in your own time! Many will be recorded and available in advance on the virtual platform. Consider your feedback and connect with the presenting team to learn more!
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  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Gender Norms in Coaching
    Reflect on gendered ways of thinking in the coaching space based on a feminist framework.

    This talk will outline research in this area and provide practical implications for coaching education.

    Session Title: Examining Gendered Ways of Thinking For Coaches

    Virtual session
    12:00am - 12:05am
    Social Change

    This talk will outline research in this area and provide practical implications for coaching education.

    Session Title: Examining Gendered Ways of Thinking For Coaches

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline research in this area and provide practical implications for coaching education.

    Session Title: Examining Gendered Ways of Thinking For Coaches

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    Supporting Elite Athletes in Basque
    Discover what the Basque Team (BAT) Foundation is doing to support high performance athletes in the autonomous region of Spain.

    Find out about BAT’s research that reveals some fascinating insights into athlete needs as well as its work to take action towards gender equality.

    Session Title: Supporting Elite Sport in Basque Country

    Virtual session
    12:05am - 12:10am
    High Performance

    Find out about BAT’s research that reveals some fascinating insights into athlete needs as well as its work to take action towards gender equality.

    Session Title: Supporting Elite Sport in Basque Country

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice

    Find out about BAT’s research that reveals some fascinating insights into athlete needs as well as its work to take action towards gender equality.

    Session Title: Supporting Elite Sport in Basque Country

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Women’s Basketball in Japan
    Hear about the Japan Basketball Association’s (JBA) work to identify and address barriers to women getting involved in coaching.

    In Japan, just over 42 percent of players are girls and women but few women work in coaching. In 2020, JBA held the first ever women coaching conference in its history. This talk will share the JBA’s vision for women’s basketball and more.

    Session Title: Japan’s Mission to Develop Women Coaches

    Virtual session
    12:10am - 12:15am
    Leadership

    In Japan, just over 42 percent of players are girls and women but few women work in coaching. In 2020, JBA held the first ever women coaching conference in its history. This talk will share the JBA’s vision for women’s basketball and more.

    Session Title: Japan’s Mission to Develop Women Coaches

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    In Japan, just over 42 percent of players are girls and women but few women work in coaching. In 2020, JBA held the first ever women coaching conference in its history. This talk will share the JBA’s vision for women’s basketball and more.

    Session Title: Japan’s Mission to Develop Women Coaches

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Challenges Facing Women in Motorsport
    Identify some of the barriers that women face in professional motorsports and learn why women underrepresented in leadership roles.

    This talk will outline the results of interviews with women working in leadership roles in motorsports in the United States and identify the barriers they face to progression.

    Session Title: ‘No tits in the pits!’: Women in motorsports

    Virtual session
    12:15am - 12:20am
    Leadership

    This talk will outline the results of interviews with women working in leadership roles in motorsports in the United States and identify the barriers they face to progression.

    Session Title: ‘No tits in the pits!’: Women in motorsports

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline the results of interviews with women working in leadership roles in motorsports in the United States and identify the barriers they face to progression.

    Session Title: ‘No tits in the pits!’: Women in motorsports

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    The Menstruation Cycle and Motorsport
    Delve into the fascinating world of motorsport and learn about the impact of the menstrual cycle on cognitive performance and reaction time.

    This talk will present the results of a case study and discuss how to empower women athletes in the racing environment.

    Session Title: The Effect of the Menstrual Cycle on Driver Performance

    Virtual session
    12:20am - 12:25am
    High Performance

    This talk will present the results of a case study and discuss how to empower women athletes in the racing environment.

    Session Title: The Effect of the Menstrual Cycle on Driver Performance

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This talk will present the results of a case study and discuss how to empower women athletes in the racing environment.

    Session Title: The Effect of the Menstrual Cycle on Driver Performance

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    The Power of a Next Generation Collective
    Learn about the work of a collective of young women involved in the play, active recreation, and sport sector in Aotearoa, New Zealand.

    Find out how the Next Gen Network aims to harness the power of the collective to drive change and improve the opportunities for women and girls so they can be in decision-making positions.

    Session Title: The Vision of the Next Gen Network NZ

    Virtual session
    12:25am - 12:30am
    Visibility and Voice

    Find out how the Next Gen Network aims to harness the power of the collective to drive change and improve the opportunities for women and girls so they can be in decision-making positions.

    Session Title: The Vision of the Next Gen Network NZ

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice

    Find out how the Next Gen Network aims to harness the power of the collective to drive change and improve the opportunities for women and girls so they can be in decision-making positions.

    Session Title: The Vision of the Next Gen Network NZ

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    Digital Media for Activism and Advocacy
    Discover digital media strategies to increase the visibility and voices of girls and women in sport.

    This talk will share insights from ‘This is ME®’ - Sport Waikato’s targeted initiative to support, encourage and celebrate physical activity participation among women and girls.

    Session Title: The Power of Digital Media for Everyday Activism

    Virtual session
    12:30am - 12:35am
    Visibility and Voice

    This talk will share insights from ‘This is ME®’ - Sport Waikato’s targeted initiative to support, encourage and celebrate physical activity participation among women and girls.

    Session Title: The Power of Digital Media for Everyday Activism

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Technology, Data & Innovation
    visibility & voice

    This talk will share insights from ‘This is ME®’ - Sport Waikato’s targeted initiative to support, encourage and celebrate physical activity participation among women and girls.

    Session Title: The Power of Digital Media for Everyday Activism

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Technology, Data & Innovation
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Gender Equality in Portugal and EU
    Find out what research into gender equality in sport in Portgual and the European Union revealed.

    This talk will outline the current public policies in place and then look towards 2030. You’ll also hear what researchers suggested as action points to change course and accelerate progress in women’s sport.

    Session Title: Gender Equality in Sport: Public Policies in Portugal and the EU

    Virtual session
    12:35am - 12:40am
    Leadership

    This talk will outline the current public policies in place and then look towards 2030. You’ll also hear what researchers suggested as action points to change course and accelerate progress in women’s sport.

    Session Title: Gender Equality in Sport: Public Policies in Portugal and the EU

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline the current public policies in place and then look towards 2030. You’ll also hear what researchers suggested as action points to change course and accelerate progress in women’s sport.

    Session Title: Gender Equality in Sport: Public Policies in Portugal and the EU

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    The Growing Popularity of Floorball
    Join an interactive game of Floorball, which is becoming increasingly popular in New Zealand.

    Anyone can play Floorball anywhere – all you need is some sticks and a ball! In New Zealand, there is an estimated 1500 Floorball players and about 600 are women. Come and experience this fun and engaging sport and find out why it’s growing so fast. Pick up a stick and give it a go!

    Session Title: Floorball: Fast, Fun and For Everyone!

    Virtual session
    12:40am - 12:45am
    Active Lives

    Anyone can play Floorball anywhere – all you need is some sticks and a ball! In New Zealand, there is an estimated 1500 Floorball players and about 600 are women. Come and experience this fun and engaging sport and find out why it’s growing so fast. Pick up a stick and give it a go!

    Session Title: Floorball: Fast, Fun and For Everyone!

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    Anyone can play Floorball anywhere – all you need is some sticks and a ball! In New Zealand, there is an estimated 1500 Floorball players and about 600 are women. Come and experience this fun and engaging sport and find out why it’s growing so fast. Pick up a stick and give it a go!

    Session Title: Floorball: Fast, Fun and For Everyone!

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    Session Title: En Movimiento Somos Imparables, ¿y tú?, ¿Te Mueves?
    Virtual session
    12:45am - 12:50am
    Visibility and Voice
    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice
    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    The Experiences of Nonbinary Athletes
    Learn about the experiences of nonbinary athletes in sport and explore how sport could change for the better to be more inclusive.

    This talk highlights the need for research on the experiences of non-binary people in athletics and sport. It will discuss why sport remains so inaccessible for so many young people and adults alike and what needs to change.

    Session Title: Imagining a Nonbinary Future of Sport

    Virtual session
    12:50am - 12:55am
    Social Change

    This talk highlights the need for research on the experiences of non-binary people in athletics and sport. It will discuss why sport remains so inaccessible for so many young people and adults alike and what needs to change.

    Session Title: Imagining a Nonbinary Future of Sport

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This talk highlights the need for research on the experiences of non-binary people in athletics and sport. It will discuss why sport remains so inaccessible for so many young people and adults alike and what needs to change.

    Session Title: Imagining a Nonbinary Future of Sport

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
1am
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Transgender Players and Girls & Women’s Sport
    An exploration of the principles to guide-decision making when weighing priorities of inclusion, safety and fairness.

    Session Title: Transgender Players and Girls & Women’s Sport: Informed Decision-Making for your Sport

    Virtual session
    1:00am - 1:05am
    Leadership

    Session Title: Transgender Players and Girls & Women’s Sport: Informed Decision-Making for your Sport

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    Session Title: Transgender Players and Girls & Women’s Sport: Informed Decision-Making for your Sport

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Japan’s Sport for Tomorrow Project
    Find out about the Japanese government’s work with other countries to promote gender equality in sport.

    This talk will discuss the government’s ‘Sport for Tomorrow’ project and outline its workshops with member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN).

    Session Title: Collaboration Between Japan and ASEAN on Sport

    Virtual session
    1:05am - 1:10am
    Leadership

    This talk will discuss the government’s ‘Sport for Tomorrow’ project and outline its workshops with member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN).

    Session Title: Collaboration Between Japan and ASEAN on Sport

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice

    This talk will discuss the government’s ‘Sport for Tomorrow’ project and outline its workshops with member states of the Association of Southeast Asian Nation (ASEAN).

    Session Title: Collaboration Between Japan and ASEAN on Sport

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Empowering Women Through Soccer in Japan
    Join a journey reflecting on 20 years of grassroots work in Japan to empower girls and women through soccer.

    Find out about the women-led ‘Bridge Programme’ and its three key areas of focus in a male-dominated sport sector. This talk will outline the programme and how it works to equip women with the skills to overcome obstacles and take action for positive change.

    Session Title: 20 Years of Empowering Japanese Women Through Soccer

    Virtual session
    1:10am - 1:15am
    Social Change

    Find out about the women-led ‘Bridge Programme’ and its three key areas of focus in a male-dominated sport sector. This talk will outline the programme and how it works to equip women with the skills to overcome obstacles and take action for positive change.

    Session Title: 20 Years of Empowering Japanese Women Through Soccer

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Find out about the women-led ‘Bridge Programme’ and its three key areas of focus in a male-dominated sport sector. This talk will outline the programme and how it works to equip women with the skills to overcome obstacles and take action for positive change.

    Session Title: 20 Years of Empowering Japanese Women Through Soccer

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    Sexual Harassment in Southern Africa Sport
    Find out about the work to address sexual harassment and abuse (SHA) in Southern Africa.

    This talk will share insights from two qualitative studies and aims to create a conversation about the ways women’s voices and visibility in sport interact with SHA intervention practices.

    Session Title: Sexual Harassment Among Elite Athletes in Southern Africa

    Virtual session
    1:20am - 1:25am
    Visibility and Voice

    This talk will share insights from two qualitative studies and aims to create a conversation about the ways women’s voices and visibility in sport interact with SHA intervention practices.

    Session Title: Sexual Harassment Among Elite Athletes in Southern Africa

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Integrity
    visibility & voice

    This talk will share insights from two qualitative studies and aims to create a conversation about the ways women’s voices and visibility in sport interact with SHA intervention practices.

    Session Title: Sexual Harassment Among Elite Athletes in Southern Africa

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Integrity
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Poverty and Sports Participation
    Examine the factors that prevent women and girls from participating in structured physical activity and sport.

    This talk approaches the issue from a context of poverty in South Africa and shares insights from a study involving participants aged between 16 and 84.

    Session Title: Participation in Sport in a Sub-Saharan Context

    Virtual session
    1:25am - 1:30am
    Active Lives

    This talk approaches the issue from a context of poverty in South Africa and shares insights from a study involving participants aged between 16 and 84.

    Session Title: Participation in Sport in a Sub-Saharan Context

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This talk approaches the issue from a context of poverty in South Africa and shares insights from a study involving participants aged between 16 and 84.

    Session Title: Participation in Sport in a Sub-Saharan Context

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    Creating Safe Spaces for Athletes
    Equip yourself with a toolbox of evidence-based practical steps to ensure safe and inclusive spaces for girls and young women to be seen, he

    This talk will outline the ChildFund Sport for Development’s model for positive social change and will include some inspiring stories.

    Session Title: Grassroots Role Models Inspiring Change

    Virtual session
    1:35am - 1:40am
    Visibility and Voice

    This talk will outline the ChildFund Sport for Development’s model for positive social change and will include some inspiring stories.

    Session Title: Grassroots Role Models Inspiring Change

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline the ChildFund Sport for Development’s model for positive social change and will include some inspiring stories.

    Session Title: Grassroots Role Models Inspiring Change

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    A Journey to Elite Coaching
    Hear about one woman’s personal journey of becoming a high performance coach in rugby.

    Chan Leong Sze Royce will speak about her career in the sport and developing her leadership skills. Be inspired to step out of your own comfort zone!

    Session Title: The Journey to Becoming an Elite Coach

    Virtual session
    1:35am - 1:40am
    Leadership

    Chan Leong Sze Royce will speak about her career in the sport and developing her leadership skills. Be inspired to step out of your own comfort zone!

    Session Title: The Journey to Becoming an Elite Coach

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    Chan Leong Sze Royce will speak about her career in the sport and developing her leadership skills. Be inspired to step out of your own comfort zone!

    Session Title: The Journey to Becoming an Elite Coach

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    New Zealand Women’s Rugby History
    Delve into the world of women’s rugby in Aotearoa, New Zealand and hear about the experiences of five wāhine (women) involved in the sport.

    This talk is very timely as Aotearoa prepares to host the ninth Women’s Rugby World Cup in October. Join Chantal Bakersmith to reflect on the whakapapa and development of New Zealand women’s rugby.

    Session Title: A Tale of the Rugby Ball & Me: The Whakapapa of Women’s Rugby

    Virtual session
    1:40am - 1:45am
    Social Change

    This talk is very timely as Aotearoa prepares to host the ninth Women’s Rugby World Cup in October. Join Chantal Bakersmith to reflect on the whakapapa and development of New Zealand women’s rugby.

    Session Title: A Tale of the Rugby Ball & Me: The Whakapapa of Women’s Rugby

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    This talk is very timely as Aotearoa prepares to host the ninth Women’s Rugby World Cup in October. Join Chantal Bakersmith to reflect on the whakapapa and development of New Zealand women’s rugby.

    Session Title: A Tale of the Rugby Ball & Me: The Whakapapa of Women’s Rugby

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    The Potential of the Next Generation
    Discover what the next generation of young women studying sport believe about leadership in the sector and what they aspire to achieve.

    This talk will outline research based on interviews with students at a South African university.

    Session Title: Integrity in High Performance Youth Athletes

    Virtual session
    1:55am - 2:00am
    High Performance

    This talk will outline research based on interviews with students at a South African university.

    Session Title: Integrity in High Performance Youth Athletes

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Integrity
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline research based on interviews with students at a South African university.

    Session Title: Integrity in High Performance Youth Athletes

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Integrity
2am
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    The Power of the Haka in Sport
    Discover how the haka played a role in lifting the performance of New Zealand’s ITF Taekwon-Do team. The team’s haka was presented as a gift

    Learn how fostering a warrior spirit in an authentic way can motivate high performance athletes to achieve magical performances.

    Session Title: Indigeneity Enriches High Performance Coaching

    Virtual session
    2:00am - 2:05am
    High Performance

    Learn how fostering a warrior spirit in an authentic way can motivate high performance athletes to achieve magical performances.

    Session Title: Indigeneity Enriches High Performance Coaching

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    Learn how fostering a warrior spirit in an authentic way can motivate high performance athletes to achieve magical performances.

    Session Title: Indigeneity Enriches High Performance Coaching

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Women and Martial Arts After 40
    Find out about the magic of learning a martial art after 40.

    Christine Young will share her own story and those of other mums who took up Taekwon-Do, a military art which was originally designed for training young men in the army. In this talk, you will find out why a martial art is not just exercise but a way of living and how change can be incremental but powerful.

    Session Title: Over 40 is Not Over the Hill

    Virtual session
    2:05am - 2:10am
    Active Lives

    Christine Young will share her own story and those of other mums who took up Taekwon-Do, a military art which was originally designed for training young men in the army. In this talk, you will find out why a martial art is not just exercise but a way of living and how change can be incremental but powerful.

    Session Title: Over 40 is Not Over the Hill

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Christine Young will share her own story and those of other mums who took up Taekwon-Do, a military art which was originally designed for training young men in the army. In this talk, you will find out why a martial art is not just exercise but a way of living and how change can be incremental but powerful.

    Session Title: Over 40 is Not Over the Hill

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Golf Australia’s Vision for 2025
    Learn about Golf Australia’s work to encourage more women and girls to get involved in golf and address declining membership numbers.

    This talk will outline the organisation’s national strategy ‘Golf Australia’s Vision 2025’ and talk through its four key pillars to create change.

    Session Title: An Industry-wide Approach to Empowering Women in Golf

    Virtual session
    2:10am - 2:15am
    Leadership

    This talk will outline the organisation’s national strategy ‘Golf Australia’s Vision 2025’ and talk through its four key pillars to create change.

    Session Title: An Industry-wide Approach to Empowering Women in Golf

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline the organisation’s national strategy ‘Golf Australia’s Vision 2025’ and talk through its four key pillars to create change.

    Session Title: An Industry-wide Approach to Empowering Women in Golf

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    The Importance of Education about Iron Deficiency
    Learn how the menstrual cycle and changes throughout a woman’s lifespan can influence their iron status.

    This talk highlights how little education is currently available to those who may be at risk of being iron deficient and why providing more information is so important to improve health outcomes.

    Session Title: Iron Regulation: An Active Woman’s Perspective

    Virtual session
    2:20am - 2:25am
    Active Lives

    This talk highlights how little education is currently available to those who may be at risk of being iron deficient and why providing more information is so important to improve health outcomes.

    Session Title: Iron Regulation: An Active Woman’s Perspective

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This talk highlights how little education is currently available to those who may be at risk of being iron deficient and why providing more information is so important to improve health outcomes.

    Session Title: Iron Regulation: An Active Woman’s Perspective

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Empowering Communities Through Hockey
    Learn about the Hook in4 Health programme, which aims to empower local communities to live, learn and lead well by removing barriers to part

    The programme is supported by the Oceania Hockey Federation and is focused on people at every level of the sport from administrators through to players, volunteers, coaches, trainers and officials.

    Session Title: Supporting Communities Through Hockey

    Virtual session
    2:30am - 2:35am
    Social Change

    The programme is supported by the Oceania Hockey Federation and is focused on people at every level of the sport from administrators through to players, volunteers, coaches, trainers and officials.

    Session Title: Supporting Communities Through Hockey

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    The programme is supported by the Oceania Hockey Federation and is focused on people at every level of the sport from administrators through to players, volunteers, coaches, trainers and officials.

    Session Title: Supporting Communities Through Hockey

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Ways to Create Hype in a Digital Marketing Age
    Discover the benefits of embracing new technologies to engage with fans and patrons in a post-Covid landscape.

    This talk will share numerous ways women’s sport teams and athletes can create more momentum by learning how to effectively market sporting events.

    Session Title: Embracing New Technologies to Level the Playing Field

    Virtual session
    2:40am - 2:45am
    Leadership

    This talk will share numerous ways women’s sport teams and athletes can create more momentum by learning how to effectively market sporting events.

    Session Title: Embracing New Technologies to Level the Playing Field

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Technology, Data & Innovation
    visibility & voice

    This talk will share numerous ways women’s sport teams and athletes can create more momentum by learning how to effectively market sporting events.

    Session Title: Embracing New Technologies to Level the Playing Field

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Technology, Data & Innovation
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Gender and Sexuality in Women’s Sport Leadership
    Explore how sexuality and gender intersect to affect leadership in a sport context in Australia.

    This talk showcases shares research on the relationship between sexuality and leadership, which up to now has often been sidelined.

    Session Title: How Gender and Sexuality Intersect in Sport Leadership

    Virtual session
    2:45am - 3:00am
    Leadership

    This talk showcases shares research on the relationship between sexuality and leadership, which up to now has often been sidelined.

    Session Title: How Gender and Sexuality Intersect in Sport Leadership

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This talk showcases shares research on the relationship between sexuality and leadership, which up to now has often been sidelined.

    Session Title: How Gender and Sexuality Intersect in Sport Leadership

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Increasing Diversity in Badminton
    Delve into the work of the Badminton World Federation (BWF) to increase gender balance at all levels, particularly in governance.

    Aimed at those wanting to achieve greater gender balance at a governance level, this talk outlines the process to reform the BWF Constitution, along with the impact on the election process and subsequent make-up of the organisation’s Council.

    Session Title: Increasing Gender Balance in Badminton

    Virtual session
    2:55am - 3:00am
    Leadership

    Aimed at those wanting to achieve greater gender balance at a governance level, this talk outlines the process to reform the BWF Constitution, along with the impact on the election process and subsequent make-up of the organisation’s Council.

    Session Title: Increasing Gender Balance in Badminton

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    Aimed at those wanting to achieve greater gender balance at a governance level, this talk outlines the process to reform the BWF Constitution, along with the impact on the election process and subsequent make-up of the organisation’s Council.

    Session Title: Increasing Gender Balance in Badminton

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
3am
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    Session Title: From Pierre de Coubertin to Yoshiro Mori: more than a century silencing women in sport
    Virtual session
    3:00am - 3:05am
    Visibility and Voice
    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice
    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    What Football Can Teach Us About Life
    Feel inspired by the game of football and adopt the L.I.P.S.T.I.C.K Football approach!

    Diana Weynand will talk about her personal journey in sport and share how football can be a template for viewing life and achieving your goals. Her passion about the game led to her new book: ‘L.I.P.S.T.I.C.K. Football: Mastering 8 Life Principles While Learning the Game of Football’.

    Session Title: Mastering Eight Life Principles Through Football

    Virtual session
    3:05am - 3:10am
    Active Lives

    Diana Weynand will talk about her personal journey in sport and share how football can be a template for viewing life and achieving your goals. Her passion about the game led to her new book: ‘L.I.P.S.T.I.C.K. Football: Mastering 8 Life Principles While Learning the Game of Football’.

    Session Title: Mastering Eight Life Principles Through Football

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Diana Weynand will talk about her personal journey in sport and share how football can be a template for viewing life and achieving your goals. Her passion about the game led to her new book: ‘L.I.P.S.T.I.C.K. Football: Mastering 8 Life Principles While Learning the Game of Football’.

    Session Title: Mastering Eight Life Principles Through Football

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    The Power of Para Powerlifting in Women’s Sport
    Explore the world of para powerlifting and the international federation’s work to improve gender equity in the sport.

    You’ll hear about World Para Powerlifting’s She Can Lift: Women in Para Powerlifting Programme and its

    Session Title: How World Para Powerlifting Empowers Women

    Virtual session
    3:15am - 3:20am
    Leadership

    You’ll hear about World Para Powerlifting’s She Can Lift: Women in Para Powerlifting Programme and its

    Session Title: How World Para Powerlifting Empowers Women

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Technology, Data & Innovation
    visibility & voice

    You’ll hear about World Para Powerlifting’s She Can Lift: Women in Para Powerlifting Programme and its

    Session Title: How World Para Powerlifting Empowers Women

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Technology, Data & Innovation
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    The Intersection of Culture and Sport
    Explore the relationship between sport and culture and why it can be such a powerful platform for both innovation and change.

    This talk will highlight international case studies that demonstrate how culture can create value in women’s sport. You will be left with a greater understanding of why culture is at the heart of sport.

    Session Title: Connecting Sport and Culture: A Powerful Platform For Change

    Virtual session
    3:20am - 3:25am
    Visibility and Voice

    This talk will highlight international case studies that demonstrate how culture can create value in women’s sport. You will be left with a greater understanding of why culture is at the heart of sport.

    Session Title: Connecting Sport and Culture: A Powerful Platform For Change

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice

    This talk will highlight international case studies that demonstrate how culture can create value in women’s sport. You will be left with a greater understanding of why culture is at the heart of sport.

    Session Title: Connecting Sport and Culture: A Powerful Platform For Change

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Indigenous Athlete Activists Creating Change
    Learn how Indigenous athletes and initiatives are making an impact across a range of different initiatives worldwide.

    This talk will feature international case studies from Australia, New Zealand, United States, Canada, South America, Asia and the Pacific.

    Session Title: How Indigenous Women in Sport are Inspiring Positive Social Change Worldwide

    Virtual session
    3:25am - 3:30am
    Social Change

    This talk will feature international case studies from Australia, New Zealand, United States, Canada, South America, Asia and the Pacific.

    Session Title: How Indigenous Women in Sport are Inspiring Positive Social Change Worldwide

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    This talk will feature international case studies from Australia, New Zealand, United States, Canada, South America, Asia and the Pacific.

    Session Title: How Indigenous Women in Sport are Inspiring Positive Social Change Worldwide

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    The Potential of Athletic Role Models
    Explore the potential of athletic role models in encouraging young women to participate in team sports.

    This talk will outline research by Sport Ireland that found young girls feel that they need to be ‘sporty’ to participate in traditional team sports.

    Session Title: Athletic Role Models and Sport Participation Among Young Girls in Ireland

    Virtual session
    3:30am - 3:35am
    Active Lives

    This talk will outline research by Sport Ireland that found young girls feel that they need to be ‘sporty’ to participate in traditional team sports.

    Session Title: Athletic Role Models and Sport Participation Among Young Girls in Ireland

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This talk will outline research by Sport Ireland that found young girls feel that they need to be ‘sporty’ to participate in traditional team sports.

    Session Title: Athletic Role Models and Sport Participation Among Young Girls in Ireland

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    Netball as a Tool for Healthy Lifestyles
    Discover the potential of netball to impact the health and wellbeing of women around the world.

    This talk will discuss Netball Australia’s goal to develop pathways for indigenous athletes to play in high-level Australian sports competitions. As part of that goal, it has created The Pacific Indigenous Series. Come along to find out more about this new platform and its potential.

    Session Title: The Pacific Indigenous Series: A partnership between Netball Australia and DFAT Australia

    Virtual session
    3:35am - 3:40am
    High Performance

    This talk will discuss Netball Australia’s goal to develop pathways for indigenous athletes to play in high-level Australian sports competitions. As part of that goal, it has created The Pacific Indigenous Series. Come along to find out more about this new platform and its potential.

    Session Title: The Pacific Indigenous Series: A partnership between Netball Australia and DFAT Australia

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    This talk will discuss Netball Australia’s goal to develop pathways for indigenous athletes to play in high-level Australian sports competitions. As part of that goal, it has created The Pacific Indigenous Series. Come along to find out more about this new platform and its potential.

    Session Title: The Pacific Indigenous Series: A partnership between Netball Australia and DFAT Australia

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    The ‘She Loves Golf’ Initiative
    Discover Golf New Zealand’s ‘She Loves Golf’ initiative, which aims to create enjoyable and social experiences for women of all ages to insp

    In this talk, Golf New Zealand will discuss the way its focus has changed from being a national campaign to instead supporting golf clubs to provide opportunities for women and girls to discover the sport.

    Session Title: Golf New Zealand |Women and Girls | ‘Our Ambition’

    Virtual session
    3:35am - 3:40am
    Leadership

    In this talk, Golf New Zealand will discuss the way its focus has changed from being a national campaign to instead supporting golf clubs to provide opportunities for women and girls to discover the sport.

    Session Title: Golf New Zealand |Women and Girls | ‘Our Ambition’

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    In this talk, Golf New Zealand will discuss the way its focus has changed from being a national campaign to instead supporting golf clubs to provide opportunities for women and girls to discover the sport.

    Session Title: Golf New Zealand |Women and Girls | ‘Our Ambition’

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Sport as a Catalyst for Change
    Learn about the ‘Game on for Women’ (GOFW) initiative, which has empowered Australian women to share their experiences, knowledge, and inspi

    This talk will discuss the results of the project so far and proposes a framework for using sport to advance positive social change.

    Session Title: A Framework For Creating Social Change: The ‘Game on for Women’ strategy

    Virtual session
    3:40am - 3:45am
    Social Change

    This talk will discuss the results of the project so far and proposes a framework for using sport to advance positive social change.

    Session Title: A Framework For Creating Social Change: The ‘Game on for Women’ strategy

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice

    This talk will discuss the results of the project so far and proposes a framework for using sport to advance positive social change.

    Session Title: A Framework For Creating Social Change: The ‘Game on for Women’ strategy

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
4am
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Fostering Student Leaders Through Sport
    Discover the concept of a Captain’s Council, where student athletes - who have earned the title and responsibility of captain - can develop

    This talk will demonstrate how King School strives to create new leaders and support its athletes. Examine their leadership strategies, and learn how to create safe spaces for students.

    Session Title: This is How We Do It (Where are We Going Next?)

    Virtual session
    4:00am - 4:05am
    Leadership

    This talk will demonstrate how King School strives to create new leaders and support its athletes. Examine their leadership strategies, and learn how to create safe spaces for students.

    Session Title: This is How We Do It (Where are We Going Next?)

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This talk will demonstrate how King School strives to create new leaders and support its athletes. Examine their leadership strategies, and learn how to create safe spaces for students.

    Session Title: This is How We Do It (Where are We Going Next?)

    Format: Lightning Talk
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    History of Women’s Para Ice Hockey
    Dive into the history of Para Ice Hockey and explore the opportunities for women athletes.

    Para Ice Hockey has been part of the Paralympic Games since 1994 but women’s participation has not grown with the sport. Learn about what has been done to address this issue and the continuing work in this space.

    Session Title: Women’s Para Ice Hockey: The Road to the Paralympic Games

    Virtual session
    4:10am - 4:15am
    Leadership