uOttawa Sport Management Conference 2018

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Desmarais Building

55 Laurier Avenue East

Room 12102

Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Canada

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The uOttawa Sport Business Club is pleased to announce the main theme of the 3rd annual uOttawa Sport Management Conference: The Future of Sport. The sport industry is one of the fastest growing and evolving industries that there is, and our mission for the uOSMC 2018 is to enlighten our audience with expert knowledge, with panels focused on the advancements of diversity in sport, the growth and development of sport in Canada, the trending career paths in the industry, and much more. Attendees will also have the opportunity to network with panelists and peers throughout the conference in order to ask specific questions and to receive one-on-one advice.

Keynote Speaker:

Lorraine Lafrenière, CEO, Coaching Association of Canada

Panel One: Growth and Development of Sport in Canada

The sports industry is always evolving. This panel will be looking at a variety of ways that sports have and will develop and grow in the future including technological advancements. We will also try to look at new or future trends in sports and upcoming major events in Canada. We will also look to explore the idea of sport tourism.

Speakers:

Élise Smith, Program Officer, Sport Canada

David Patterson, President and CEO, Canada Games

Matthew Bennett, Director, Corporate Partnerships, Ottawa Sport and Entertainment Group

Moderator:

Nora Sheffe, Certified Professional Facilitator, Sheffe Consulting Inc.

Panel Two: Diversity in Sport

In the Athletic, Eric Duhatschek quoted Kyle Dubas saying, "Research shows, the more diverse your organization, the better your decision-making and the better your operation in general." We are going to explore inclusivity in sports, specifically the inclusion of people of colour, women, people with disabilities, and people in the LGBTQ+ community. We will also consider athletes' voices in the sport.

Speakers:

Greg Amiel, Coordinator, Community Events, Ottawa Sport and Entertainment Group

Ashley LaBrie, Executive Director, AthletesCAN

Networking Workshop:

Alison Maier, Sales Manager, Brookstreet Hotel

Your ticket includes:
- Access to 2 panels and 1 keynote presentation
- Lunch and snacks
- Networking opportunities and professional workshops
- And much more!

Stay tuned to the uOSBC website and social media channels for further news and updates in the coming days. We look forward to seeing you at the uOSMC 2018.

Date and Time

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Desmarais Building

55 Laurier Avenue East

Room 12102

Ottawa, ON K1N 6N5

Canada

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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