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Tuesday, 15 Nov 2022

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We move to innovation and influence. What’s new and existing? What are we thinking about? What tools and resources can we share? Workshops and lightning talks on offer, covering all sorts of key issues and topics, with an anchor keynote. Highly collaborative.
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8am
  • Opening Session - Whakawhanaungatanga (Wonderment)
    The first session of the day starts in the Main Theatre and virtually with all participants.

    Reflect on yesterday's sessions with highlights and key takeaways from your MC Host and Social Connections team. A look ahead to the day's sessions and key announcements to get you on your way!

    Hybrid session
    8:30am - 9:00am

    Reflect on yesterday's sessions with highlights and key takeaways from your MC Host and Social Connections team. A look ahead to the day's sessions and key announcements to get you on your way!

    visibility & voice

    Reflect on yesterday's sessions with highlights and key takeaways from your MC Host and Social Connections team. A look ahead to the day's sessions and key announcements to get you on your way!

9am
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Engaging (and Keeping) Girls in Sport
    Discover practical tools and resources that coaches and programmes can implement to engage young women in sport.

    Participants will learn innovative techniques centered around five key themes: building a team culture that works for girls, creating connection, fostering competition, focusing on progress not outcomes, and encouraging girls to be brave not perfect.

    Session Title: Ways coaches can engage (and keep) girls in sport

    In-person session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Active Lives

    Participants will learn innovative techniques centered around five key themes: building a team culture that works for girls, creating connection, fostering competition, focusing on progress not outcomes, and encouraging girls to be brave not perfect.

    Session Title: Ways coaches can engage (and keep) girls in sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Participants will learn innovative techniques centered around five key themes: building a team culture that works for girls, creating connection, fostering competition, focusing on progress not outcomes, and encouraging girls to be brave not perfect.

    Session Title: Ways coaches can engage (and keep) girls in sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Influence, Personal Branding and Negotiation for Women in Sport in the Future
    Discover ways to accelerate progress in sport management in a Post-Pandemic world.

    Learn to negotiate, exert influence, increase credibility and persuasion among the different players and decision makers, authorities and other sport leaders.

    In this workshop, participants will learn negotiating skills, discover the opportunities for growth in their leadership and learn how to exert influence to generate positive outcomes for women in sport in the future.

    In-person session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Leadership

    Learn to negotiate, exert influence, increase credibility and persuasion among the different players and decision makers, authorities and other sport leaders.

    In this workshop, participants will learn negotiating skills, discover the opportunities for growth in their leadership and learn how to exert influence to generate positive outcomes for women in sport in the future.

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

    Learn to negotiate, exert influence, increase credibility and persuasion among the different players and decision makers, authorities and other sport leaders.

    In this workshop, participants will learn negotiating skills, discover the opportunities for growth in their leadership and learn how to exert influence to generate positive outcomes for women in sport in the future.

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Decoding the Secret of Equality in Sports
    Find out what the leading sport organisation in Finland is doing to address inequality in sport.

    Discover what inspires people to act and how sports of tomorrow can be equal, ethical and exciting. Also, what role sustainability plays in creating a caring sports culture.

    Session Title: Decoding the Secrets of Equality – Sports Culture United behind the Sustainability Programme

    Virtual session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Leadership

    Discover what inspires people to act and how sports of tomorrow can be equal, ethical and exciting. Also, what role sustainability plays in creating a caring sports culture.

    Session Title: Decoding the Secrets of Equality – Sports Culture United behind the Sustainability Programme

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Discover what inspires people to act and how sports of tomorrow can be equal, ethical and exciting. Also, what role sustainability plays in creating a caring sports culture.

    Session Title: Decoding the Secrets of Equality – Sports Culture United behind the Sustainability Programme

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    The Power of Rugby for Indigenous Youth in Canada
    Explore the power of rugby to empower Indigenous Youth and find out why its benefits go beyond the game.

    A mother and daughter duo co-founded Canada’s Iroquois Roots Rugby initiative and they share their experience and insights with us including the need for Indigenous endeavours to be Indigenous-led. As a touring team member says, “rugby isn’t just a sport, it’s medicine”.

    Session Title: Empowering indigenous youth through rugby

    In-person session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Social Change

    A mother and daughter duo co-founded Canada’s Iroquois Roots Rugby initiative and they share their experience and insights with us including the need for Indigenous endeavours to be Indigenous-led. As a touring team member says, “rugby isn’t just a sport, it’s medicine”.

    Session Title: Empowering indigenous youth through rugby

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    A mother and daughter duo co-founded Canada’s Iroquois Roots Rugby initiative and they share their experience and insights with us including the need for Indigenous endeavours to be Indigenous-led. As a touring team member says, “rugby isn’t just a sport, it’s medicine”.

    Session Title: Empowering indigenous youth through rugby

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Challenging Gender Dynamics In Botswana Sport
    Learn how an all-women leadership campaign ‘Bokgonifela’.

    This was used to challenge the gender dynamics in Botswana sport. Bokgonifela brought together dedicated national volunteers in sports to challenge the status quo of sports administration male dominance. Discover the tools and techniques that drove the campaign to achieving its objectives.

    Session Title: Challenging gender dynamics in Botswana sport through the ‘Bokgonifela’ women and sport leadership campaign

    Hybrid session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Leadership

    This was used to challenge the gender dynamics in Botswana sport. Bokgonifela brought together dedicated national volunteers in sports to challenge the status quo of sports administration male dominance. Discover the tools and techniques that drove the campaign to achieving its objectives.

    Session Title: Challenging gender dynamics in Botswana sport through the ‘Bokgonifela’ women and sport leadership campaign

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This was used to challenge the gender dynamics in Botswana sport. Bokgonifela brought together dedicated national volunteers in sports to challenge the status quo of sports administration male dominance. Discover the tools and techniques that drove the campaign to achieving its objectives.

    Session Title: Challenging gender dynamics in Botswana sport through the ‘Bokgonifela’ women and sport leadership campaign

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Reframing Sport For Teenage Girls
    Discover the pivotal research that has resulted in innovative solutions to make sport and physical activity a relevant part of girls’ lives.

    For girls, the teenage years represent a major life transition point and disruptor in relation to sport and physical activity, but the need to engage girls has never been more urgent.

    Session Title: Reframing sport for teenage girls - An innovation journey for change

    Virtual session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Active Lives

    For girls, the teenage years represent a major life transition point and disruptor in relation to sport and physical activity, but the need to engage girls has never been more urgent.

    Session Title: Reframing sport for teenage girls - An innovation journey for change

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    For girls, the teenage years represent a major life transition point and disruptor in relation to sport and physical activity, but the need to engage girls has never been more urgent.

    Session Title: Reframing sport for teenage girls - An innovation journey for change

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Leverage Partnerships To Empower Women In Sport
    Gain knowledge and skills, and build your networks and resources through a series of interactive discussions and activities.

    This workshop will use the Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP) as a case study for how government and public-private sector entities can strategically cooperate to empower women as agents of social change. To increase women's leadership and the visibility of women at every level of the sports industry.

    Session Title: Leveraging Public-Private Partnerships to Change the Landscape for Women in Sport

    Virtual session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Leadership

    This workshop will use the Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP) as a case study for how government and public-private sector entities can strategically cooperate to empower women as agents of social change. To increase women's leadership and the visibility of women at every level of the sports industry.

    Session Title: Leveraging Public-Private Partnerships to Change the Landscape for Women in Sport

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

    This workshop will use the Global Sports Mentoring Program (GSMP) as a case study for how government and public-private sector entities can strategically cooperate to empower women as agents of social change. To increase women's leadership and the visibility of women at every level of the sports industry.

    Session Title: Leveraging Public-Private Partnerships to Change the Landscape for Women in Sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Women in Basketball - Her World Her Rules
    Explore the FIBA Women in Basketball - Her World Her Rules Campaign. Find out more about the opportunities this programs is giving participa

    Within the workshop, you will be put into create small working groups to discuss opportunities and challenges in the delivery of Women in Basketball programs. Topics for discussion will include but are not limited to the following: Cultural challenges in the Pacific; Access to sport and recreation; Transport challenges; Appropriate facilities and modified sporting equipment; Access to technical development; Ongoing education and training; Leadership and mentoring development; Partnerships; Other experiences in delivery and how to innovate existing programs. Virtual particiapnts will be entered into break out rooms to discuss the above opportunities and challenges. It intends to create a list of the challenges and a proposed roadmap to address them.

    Virtual session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Social Change

    Within the workshop, you will be put into create small working groups to discuss opportunities and challenges in the delivery of Women in Basketball programs. Topics for discussion will include but are not limited to the following: Cultural challenges in the Pacific; Access to sport and recreation; Transport challenges; Appropriate facilities and modified sporting equipment; Access to technical development; Ongoing education and training; Leadership and mentoring development; Partnerships; Other experiences in delivery and how to innovate existing programs. Virtual particiapnts will be entered into break out rooms to discuss the above opportunities and challenges. It intends to create a list of the challenges and a proposed roadmap to address them.

    visibility & voice

    Within the workshop, you will be put into create small working groups to discuss opportunities and challenges in the delivery of Women in Basketball programs. Topics for discussion will include but are not limited to the following: Cultural challenges in the Pacific; Access to sport and recreation; Transport challenges; Appropriate facilities and modified sporting equipment; Access to technical development; Ongoing education and training; Leadership and mentoring development; Partnerships; Other experiences in delivery and how to innovate existing programs. Virtual particiapnts will be entered into break out rooms to discuss the above opportunities and challenges. It intends to create a list of the challenges and a proposed roadmap to address them.

  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Sport For Social Change
    Discuss the latest data on sport for social change relating to gender equality with the Laureus Sport for Good Foundation.

     The session will include a discussion with a female sporting icon on why role models in Sports for Development initiatives are crucial.

    Session Title: How sports development is contributing to SDG5: Gender Equality

    Hybrid session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Social Change

     The session will include a discussion with a female sporting icon on why role models in Sports for Development initiatives are crucial.

    Session Title: How sports development is contributing to SDG5: Gender Equality

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

     The session will include a discussion with a female sporting icon on why role models in Sports for Development initiatives are crucial.

    Session Title: How sports development is contributing to SDG5: Gender Equality

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Join A Live Funding Pitch At IWG2022
    Experience a live podium pitch at IWG2022.

    A shortlist of finalists will pitch to a panel of funders and investors for an opportunity to fund their sport for development initiatives focused on women and girls. More information about the 'pitchers' and their initiatives will be released later.

    Session Title: Podium pitch: a live, interactive seed funding event for innovative women and girls-focused sport for development initiatives, Ben Howard

    Hybrid session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Social Change

    A shortlist of finalists will pitch to a panel of funders and investors for an opportunity to fund their sport for development initiatives focused on women and girls. More information about the 'pitchers' and their initiatives will be released later.

    Session Title: Podium pitch: a live, interactive seed funding event for innovative women and girls-focused sport for development initiatives, Ben Howard

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

    A shortlist of finalists will pitch to a panel of funders and investors for an opportunity to fund their sport for development initiatives focused on women and girls. More information about the 'pitchers' and their initiatives will be released later.

    Session Title: Podium pitch: a live, interactive seed funding event for innovative women and girls-focused sport for development initiatives, Ben Howard

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Leadership in International Sports Federations
    Discuss the under-representation of women in the governance of international sports federations (IFs).

    This will include considering the opportunities, challenges and strengths/weaknesses of different policies including quotas, women’s commissions, and mentoring programmes. This workshop builds on a research project funded by the Swiss National Scientific Foundation.

    Session Title: Best practices to foster gender equality in leadership positions of international sports federations

    Hybrid session
    9:15am - 10:00am
    Leadership

    This will include considering the opportunities, challenges and strengths/weaknesses of different policies including quotas, women’s commissions, and mentoring programmes. This workshop builds on a research project funded by the Swiss National Scientific Foundation.

    Session Title: Best practices to foster gender equality in leadership positions of international sports federations

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Integrity
    visibility & voice

    This will include considering the opportunities, challenges and strengths/weaknesses of different policies including quotas, women’s commissions, and mentoring programmes. This workshop builds on a research project funded by the Swiss National Scientific Foundation.

    Session Title: Best practices to foster gender equality in leadership positions of international sports federations

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Integrity
10am
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    The Women's Sport Leadership Academy (WSLA): Graduate experience and impact
    Virtual session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Leadership
    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
    visibility & voice
    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Shifting Systems: Building an ecosystem of girls centered, women driven sport in India
    Learn how to set up a grassroots programme that encourages healthy and active lives for underprivileged communities.

    The Naandi Foundation will provide participants with 24 years of practical insights and a programme framework that has positively shaped the lives of nearly 5 million girls and women.

    In-person session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Social Change

    The Naandi Foundation will provide participants with 24 years of practical insights and a programme framework that has positively shaped the lives of nearly 5 million girls and women.

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    The Naandi Foundation will provide participants with 24 years of practical insights and a programme framework that has positively shaped the lives of nearly 5 million girls and women.

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Authentic Leadership in Action
    Explore the sport-specific courage-building programme co-designed by two USA and New Zealand leaders, based on research from Dr Brené Brown.

    The workshop will equip participants with self-development and practical skills and the key attributes and knowledge required to make their clients more effective in their sports capacity and as human beings.

    Session Title: The Courageous Coach Programme - Authentic Leadership in Action

    Hybrid session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Leadership

    The workshop will equip participants with self-development and practical skills and the key attributes and knowledge required to make their clients more effective in their sports capacity and as human beings.

    Session Title: The Courageous Coach Programme - Authentic Leadership in Action

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

    The workshop will equip participants with self-development and practical skills and the key attributes and knowledge required to make their clients more effective in their sports capacity and as human beings.

    Session Title: The Courageous Coach Programme - Authentic Leadership in Action

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Improving Young Women's Wellbeing
    Explore ways we can shift the trends to encourage more young women to prioritise their wellbeing.

    The Shift Foundation shares its holistic approach, which incorporates co-design and a focus on whanaungatanga (relationships/connections). The Foundation's main goals are to deliver programmes directly to young women, share its insights, and advocate alongside young women on a national level.

    Session Title: Shifting perspectives on young women's wellbeing

    In-person session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Active Lives

    The Shift Foundation shares its holistic approach, which incorporates co-design and a focus on whanaungatanga (relationships/connections). The Foundation's main goals are to deliver programmes directly to young women, share its insights, and advocate alongside young women on a national level.

    Session Title: Shifting perspectives on young women's wellbeing

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    The Shift Foundation shares its holistic approach, which incorporates co-design and a focus on whanaungatanga (relationships/connections). The Foundation's main goals are to deliver programmes directly to young women, share its insights, and advocate alongside young women on a national level.

    Session Title: Shifting perspectives on young women's wellbeing

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    The Potential Of Football In Pacific Communities
    Explore the possibilities of increasing the profile of women’s football in the Pacific.

    Through the experiences of the OFC Women’s Football Capacity Building Programme, which is run by women for women. Discover the groundbreaking programme that is developing skills such as decision making, project management and leadership in Pacific communities.

    Session Title: Raising awareness of possibilities for girls and women in the Pacific

    Hybrid session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Visibility and Voice

    Through the experiences of the OFC Women’s Football Capacity Building Programme, which is run by women for women. Discover the groundbreaking programme that is developing skills such as decision making, project management and leadership in Pacific communities.

    Session Title: Raising awareness of possibilities for girls and women in the Pacific

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

    Through the experiences of the OFC Women’s Football Capacity Building Programme, which is run by women for women. Discover the groundbreaking programme that is developing skills such as decision making, project management and leadership in Pacific communities.

    Session Title: Raising awareness of possibilities for girls and women in the Pacific

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Women-Led Ecosystems To Reduce Barriers In Sport
    Explore the intersectional barriers girls and women face in sports in different cultural contexts from Brooklyn to Dakar.

    This interactive session includes storytelling and small group discussions to equip you with tools to make changes in your own local community.

    Session Title: From Brooklyn to Dakar: Dismantling inequities through intergenerational programme experience for girls

    Virtual session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Active Lives

    This interactive session includes storytelling and small group discussions to equip you with tools to make changes in your own local community.

    Session Title: From Brooklyn to Dakar: Dismantling inequities through intergenerational programme experience for girls

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This interactive session includes storytelling and small group discussions to equip you with tools to make changes in your own local community.

    Session Title: From Brooklyn to Dakar: Dismantling inequities through intergenerational programme experience for girls

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    Positive Leadership and Flourishing in High Performance
    Learn about the state of flourishing and why it is critical in high-performance sport settings when athletes are under pressure.

    The White Ferns Leadership Project is a long-term funded intervention with the goal of supporting athlete’s wellbeing and performance through developing athlete leaders. Its work draws on evidence-based psychological approaches to leadership development.

    Session Title: The White Ferns Leadership Project: Using leadership focussed intervention to promote flourishing in a high performance team

    In-person session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    High Performance

    The White Ferns Leadership Project is a long-term funded intervention with the goal of supporting athlete’s wellbeing and performance through developing athlete leaders. Its work draws on evidence-based psychological approaches to leadership development.

    Session Title: The White Ferns Leadership Project: Using leadership focussed intervention to promote flourishing in a high performance team

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    The White Ferns Leadership Project is a long-term funded intervention with the goal of supporting athlete’s wellbeing and performance through developing athlete leaders. Its work draws on evidence-based psychological approaches to leadership development.

    Session Title: The White Ferns Leadership Project: Using leadership focussed intervention to promote flourishing in a high performance team

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Sport And Indigenous Women
    Study the sporting practices in relation to Indigenous women and girls in colonised countries.

    The presentation includes four case studies with a focus on two colonised countries: Australia and Canada.

    Session Title: Sport and indigenous women in Canada and Australia

    Hybrid session
    10:30am - 11:15am
    Social Change

    The presentation includes four case studies with a focus on two colonised countries: Australia and Canada.

    Session Title: Sport and indigenous women in Canada and Australia

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    The presentation includes four case studies with a focus on two colonised countries: Australia and Canada.

    Session Title: Sport and indigenous women in Canada and Australia

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
11am
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Engaging Girls in Physical Activity and Sport
    Get under the hood of The Women’s Sports Foundation’s new ‘We Play’ Interactive.

    This is a digital training and activity platform for programme leaders, coaches, and mentors designed to help all girls thrive. This session will discuss how the curriculum blends evidence-based research with best practices from programme leaders and coaches.

    Session Title: We Play interactive - Engaging girls in physical activity and sport

    Virtual session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Active Lives

    This is a digital training and activity platform for programme leaders, coaches, and mentors designed to help all girls thrive. This session will discuss how the curriculum blends evidence-based research with best practices from programme leaders and coaches.

    Session Title: We Play interactive - Engaging girls in physical activity and sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This is a digital training and activity platform for programme leaders, coaches, and mentors designed to help all girls thrive. This session will discuss how the curriculum blends evidence-based research with best practices from programme leaders and coaches.

    Session Title: We Play interactive - Engaging girls in physical activity and sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Visibility and Voice
    Visibility and Voice
    Co-Design With Elite Netballers
    Learn from a panel of speakers across leading sporting organisations in New Zealand about the experience of co-design for women's wellbeing.

    Tasked with developing a Player Development Programme and service model, the co-design team will share their approach and key concepts which have transformed the way in which they support and consider the ever-changing needs of their players.

    Session Title: Co-design for women’s wellbeing in performance-driven environment – Designing with Elite Netballers

    Hybrid session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Visibility and Voice

    Tasked with developing a Player Development Programme and service model, the co-design team will share their approach and key concepts which have transformed the way in which they support and consider the ever-changing needs of their players.

    Session Title: Co-design for women’s wellbeing in performance-driven environment – Designing with Elite Netballers

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    Tasked with developing a Player Development Programme and service model, the co-design team will share their approach and key concepts which have transformed the way in which they support and consider the ever-changing needs of their players.

    Session Title: Co-design for women’s wellbeing in performance-driven environment – Designing with Elite Netballers

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    Mentoring High-Performance Coaches
    Explore the challenges of pairing coaches and mentors, how to manage mentoring without interfering with the process, and guidance.

    This session will provide you with a toolkit to support women in high performance coaching roles based on a programme developed by The Women's Sport Leadership Academy for High Performance Coaches (WSLA HPC) and the University of Hertfordshire (UK).

    Session Title: Mentoring and its role in supporting women as High Performance coaches

    Virtual session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    High Performance

    This session will provide you with a toolkit to support women in high performance coaching roles based on a programme developed by The Women's Sport Leadership Academy for High Performance Coaches (WSLA HPC) and the University of Hertfordshire (UK).

    Session Title: Mentoring and its role in supporting women as High Performance coaches

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

    This session will provide you with a toolkit to support women in high performance coaching roles based on a programme developed by The Women's Sport Leadership Academy for High Performance Coaches (WSLA HPC) and the University of Hertfordshire (UK).

    Session Title: Mentoring and its role in supporting women as High Performance coaches

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    The Impact Of Lockdowns On Young Women
    Discover the challenges that young women (18-25 years) faced during Covid-19 restrictions in 2020 and the impact on their physical activity.

    This workshop will also provide recommendations for institution-based policy and procedures that may limit the impact of any future pandemic lockdowns (or other unprecedented situations) on young women’s active lifestyles.

    Session Title: Young women living life - pandemic or not!

    In-person session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Active Lives

    This workshop will also provide recommendations for institution-based policy and procedures that may limit the impact of any future pandemic lockdowns (or other unprecedented situations) on young women’s active lifestyles.

    Session Title: Young women living life - pandemic or not!

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    This workshop will also provide recommendations for institution-based policy and procedures that may limit the impact of any future pandemic lockdowns (or other unprecedented situations) on young women’s active lifestyles.

    Session Title: Young women living life - pandemic or not!

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    Menstruation And Physical Activity
    Discuss the specific needs of people who may be menstruating, as well as those who identify as transgender, intersex or gender diverse.

    This workshop is for everyone, regardless of whether you menstruate or the people you work with do, and is part of a wider project to address inclusiveness in sport and recreation.

    Session Title: Gender equity in sport and recreation

    In-person session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Active Lives

    This workshop is for everyone, regardless of whether you menstruate or the people you work with do, and is part of a wider project to address inclusiveness in sport and recreation.

    Session Title: Gender equity in sport and recreation

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

    This workshop is for everyone, regardless of whether you menstruate or the people you work with do, and is part of a wider project to address inclusiveness in sport and recreation.

    Session Title: Gender equity in sport and recreation

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Owning it: Action Plan to Tackle Online Abuse Against Women Athletes

    Learn how to tackle online abuse and build an action plan framework that will sport the growth and future of women's sport.

    Hybrid session
    11:35am - 12:15pm
    Social Change

    Learn how to tackle online abuse and build an action plan framework that will sport the growth and future of women's sport.

    visibility & voice

    Learn how to tackle online abuse and build an action plan framework that will sport the growth and future of women's sport.

  • Leadership
    Leadership
    A Holistic Tool To Address Better Inclusion In Sport
    Equip yourself with a new tool to incorporate inclusion practices in your organisation.

    In this workshop, Alida Shanks, PhD candidate at Massey University, and John McGifford, former chief executive and current Special Projects Manager at Central Football, will present the Organisation Inclusion Framework - a new, holistic approach to address inclusion in sports organisations.

    Session Title: Facilitating inclusion in sports organisations

    In-person session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Leadership

    In this workshop, Alida Shanks, PhD candidate at Massey University, and John McGifford, former chief executive and current Special Projects Manager at Central Football, will present the Organisation Inclusion Framework - a new, holistic approach to address inclusion in sports organisations.

    Session Title: Facilitating inclusion in sports organisations

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

    In this workshop, Alida Shanks, PhD candidate at Massey University, and John McGifford, former chief executive and current Special Projects Manager at Central Football, will present the Organisation Inclusion Framework - a new, holistic approach to address inclusion in sports organisations.

    Session Title: Facilitating inclusion in sports organisations

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Gender Equity In Sport In The United States
    Learn about efforts to advance the promise of Title IX, a United States law prohibiting sex-based discrimination including athletics.

    This workshop will discuss lessons learned from the U.S. and ideas that can be considered to advance gender equity in sports through legislation and policy.

    Session Title: 50 years of the Title IX: Leading the way for gender-equitable sporting policies around the globe

    Hybrid session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Leadership

    This workshop will discuss lessons learned from the U.S. and ideas that can be considered to advance gender equity in sports through legislation and policy.

    Session Title: 50 years of the Title IX: Leading the way for gender-equitable sporting policies around the globe

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

    This workshop will discuss lessons learned from the U.S. and ideas that can be considered to advance gender equity in sports through legislation and policy.

    Session Title: 50 years of the Title IX: Leading the way for gender-equitable sporting policies around the globe

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    The Legacy Of Major Sport Events
    Consider how major sporting events, such as the FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023, can provide a vehicle to create positive social change.

     This interactive workshop will use the insights of New Zealand Football and also includes a brief presentation on what is involved in drafting a lasting legacy programme.

    Session Title: FWWC 2023 Legacy and Impact for Change

    In-person session
    11:30am - 12:15pm
    Social Change

     This interactive workshop will use the insights of New Zealand Football and also includes a brief presentation on what is involved in drafting a lasting legacy programme.

    Session Title: FWWC 2023 Legacy and Impact for Change

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
    visibility & voice

     This interactive workshop will use the insights of New Zealand Football and also includes a brief presentation on what is involved in drafting a lasting legacy programme.

    Session Title: FWWC 2023 Legacy and Impact for Change

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Human Rights
1pm
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Featured Speaker | Kaikorero Matamua - Unlocking the Potential of Women’s Sport
    How do we take women's sport to new levels? How do we attract fans and followers and keep them engaged?

    Examine the facts and figures of consumer trends and discover opportunities for the commercialisation of women's sport.

    Hybrid session
    1:45pm - 2:30pm
    Social Change

    Examine the facts and figures of consumer trends and discover opportunities for the commercialisation of women's sport.

    visibility & voice

    Examine the facts and figures of consumer trends and discover opportunities for the commercialisation of women's sport.

2pm
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Canada’s Gender Equity ‘Playbook’ In Sport
    Find out about the Canadian Women & Sport’s Gender Equity Playbook.

    This was launched in 2019 and addresses the underrepresentation of women and girls in Canadian sports. This will be an interactive session with opportunities to learn from other countries and their work in this area.

    Session Title: Sharing the Winning Pathway to Equitable Sport

    Hybrid session
    2:45pm - 3:30pm
    Leadership

    This was launched in 2019 and addresses the underrepresentation of women and girls in Canadian sports. This will be an interactive session with opportunities to learn from other countries and their work in this area.

    Session Title: Sharing the Winning Pathway to Equitable Sport

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

    This was launched in 2019 and addresses the underrepresentation of women and girls in Canadian sports. This will be an interactive session with opportunities to learn from other countries and their work in this area.

    Session Title: Sharing the Winning Pathway to Equitable Sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Active Lives
    Active Lives
    How To Engage GEN Z with Physical Activity
    Discover what Gen-Z girls need from sports and physical activity to maintain their wellbeing.

    A discussion panel with senior students will provide insight and practical ways to engage with girls effectively and how to encourage active lifestyles.

    Session Title: “Girls Talk – keeping it real”: GenZ share their experiences in Sport, Physical Activity & Physical Education

    In-person session
    2:45pm - 3:30pm
    Active Lives

    A discussion panel with senior students will provide insight and practical ways to engage with girls effectively and how to encourage active lifestyles.

    Session Title: “Girls Talk – keeping it real”: GenZ share their experiences in Sport, Physical Activity & Physical Education

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
    visibility & voice

    A discussion panel with senior students will provide insight and practical ways to engage with girls effectively and how to encourage active lifestyles.

    Session Title: “Girls Talk – keeping it real”: GenZ share their experiences in Sport, Physical Activity & Physical Education

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Health and Wellbeing
  • Social Change
    Social Change
    Climate Change And Sport Ecology
    Learn about the relationship between the sports industry and the natural environment.

    This session will outline the emerging research, which comes under the domain of ‘Sport Ecology’. To help sport managers and coaches develop a strategy for climate response, four useful frameworks will be introduced and attendees will be able to work through scenario-planning activities.

    Session Title: Addressing climate change in sport

    Hybrid session
    2:00pm - 2:45pm
    Social Change

    This session will outline the emerging research, which comes under the domain of ‘Sport Ecology’. To help sport managers and coaches develop a strategy for climate response, four useful frameworks will be introduced and attendees will be able to work through scenario-planning activities.

    Session Title: Addressing climate change in sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Environmental Sustainability
    visibility & voice

    This session will outline the emerging research, which comes under the domain of ‘Sport Ecology’. To help sport managers and coaches develop a strategy for climate response, four useful frameworks will be introduced and attendees will be able to work through scenario-planning activities.

    Session Title: Addressing climate change in sport

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Environmental Sustainability
  • High Performance
    High Performance
    The Pressures On Indigenous Athletes: A Case Study
    Follow the journey of a young Māori-Pasifika athlete and student as she navigates the high performance world of sport.

    Participants will receive a glimpse into what it’s like to be the daughter of an iconic professional sportsman. This workshop aims to inform better practice and provision for all high performance indigenous sportswomen, whatever their age or stage.

    Session Title: My dad is a legend. What does that make me?’: A Maori-Pasifika student-athlete's inspiration and aspirations in sport in Aotearoa New Zealand

    In-person session
    2:45pm - 3:30pm
    High Performance

    Participants will receive a glimpse into what it’s like to be the daughter of an iconic professional sportsman. This workshop aims to inform better practice and provision for all high performance indigenous sportswomen, whatever their age or stage.

    Session Title: My dad is a legend. What does that make me?’: A Maori-Pasifika student-athlete's inspiration and aspirations in sport in Aotearoa New Zealand

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
    visibility & voice

    Participants will receive a glimpse into what it’s like to be the daughter of an iconic professional sportsman. This workshop aims to inform better practice and provision for all high performance indigenous sportswomen, whatever their age or stage.

    Session Title: My dad is a legend. What does that make me?’: A Maori-Pasifika student-athlete's inspiration and aspirations in sport in Aotearoa New Zealand

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Indigeneity
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Build Partnerships That Influence Policy Change
    Learn how to implement policies that create positive change.

    Examine and discuss the award-winning policy that revolutionised access to sports facilities in Moreland, Australia. And further opportunities for women and girls to access and participate in sport. 

    Session Title: Policy Creates Change - How one Council revolutionised access to sports facilities.

    Hybrid session
    2:45pm - 3:30pm
    Leadership

    Examine and discuss the award-winning policy that revolutionised access to sports facilities in Moreland, Australia. And further opportunities for women and girls to access and participate in sport. 

    Session Title: Policy Creates Change - How one Council revolutionised access to sports facilities.

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

    Examine and discuss the award-winning policy that revolutionised access to sports facilities in Moreland, Australia. And further opportunities for women and girls to access and participate in sport. 

    Session Title: Policy Creates Change - How one Council revolutionised access to sports facilities.

    Format: Workshop
    Lenses:
    • Systems, Resources and Investment
  • Leadership
    Leadership
    Investing in Women and the Positive Impact
    Drawing on case studies from across the Pacific, explore long-term investments by the Australian Government in sport.

    (Pacific Sports Partnerships 2009-2020 and Team Up from 2021 onwards) have provided authentic opportunities for women’s leadership in sport. Examine the opportunities that have arisen, meet with the female leaders and organisations and discuss the positive outcomes they are experiencing for development programs.

    Session Title: Invest in women: leveraging sport for development for women's leadership

    Hybrid session
    2:45pm - 3:30pm
    Leadership

    (Pacific Sports Partnerships 2009-2020 and Team Up from 2021 onwards) have provided authentic opportunities for women’s leadership in sport. Examine the opportunities that have arisen, meet with the female leaders and organisations and discuss the positive outcomes they are experiencing for development programs.

    Session Title: Invest in women: leveraging sport for development for women's leadership

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

    (Pacific Sports Partnerships 2009-2020 and Team Up from 2021 onwards) have provided authentic opportunities for women’s leadership in sport. Examine the opportunities that have arisen, meet with the female leaders and organisations and discuss the positive outcomes they are experiencing for development programs.

    Session Title: Invest in women: leveraging sport for development for women's leadership