62 Participants from 30 Countries
Tuesday 9th September
10:00-10:15 CONFERENCE WELCOME
Rt. Hon Richard Caborn, MP Minister for Sport
10:15-11:15 KEYNOTE ADDRESS
"The Power of Change"
Mark Gallagher (Jordan Grand Prix)
SESSION 2 (Part A)
11:30-12:10 SEMINAR WORKSHOP
"What does an effective Institute look like?"
Katie Sadleir (New Zealand Academy of Sport, NZ)
Dr Dong-Ho Park (Korea Sport Science Institute, KOR)
SESSION 2 (Part B)
12:15-13:00 4 WORKSHOP GROUPS
14:00-15:30 SEMINAR SESSION followed by panel Q&A
"Developing High Performance Personnel in an Institute Environment"
Professor Dave Collins (University of Edinburgh, )
Jukka Lahtinen (Vierumäki Olympic Training Center, FIN)
15:45-17:00 4 CASE STUDY WORKSHOP GROUPS
"Developing Inter-Disciplinary Services"
17:00-17:30 CONFERENCE SESSION
Address from International Forum Working Group
19:00-20:00 Evening Reception
Hosted by Loughborough University & East Midlands Development Agency
Welcome from Sir Rodney Walker (Chairman of Sport)
Wednesday 10th September
09:30-10:30 KEYNOTE ADDRESS
"Developing High Performance: The Influence of Cultural Diversity"
Presentation from Bernard Petiot (Cirque de Soleil, CAN)
11:00-12:30 SEMINAR SESSION with facilitated Q&A
"Developing Partnerships with Sports, How do we go about it? Lead or Respond"
Steve Lawrence (Western Australian Institute of Sport, AUS)
Cindy Leung (Hong Kong Sports Development Board, HKG)
13:30-15:00 CASE STUDY WORKSHOP
"Supporting Athletes Remotely"
Workshop Session—All Delegates
15:30-17:00 SEMINAR SESSION followed by panel Q&A
"Paralympic Athletes in an Institute Environment"
Scott Douglas (Lakeshore Foundation, )
Josep Escoda (Centre D’Alt Rendiment, ESP)
19:30-20:00 Forum Dinner
John Smyth - Poem
Thursday 11th September
09:30-10:30 CONFERENCE SESSION
International Forum Working Group Report
Working Group Minutes
Representatives from the Working Group
Charter with representatives signatures
11:00-12:00 CONFERENCE SESSION
"Drawing it Together"
Facilitated by Liz Nicholl (Director of Performance, Sport)
13:00-14:30 CONFERENCE SESSION
"Looking to the Future"
"Analysis of Talent Identification and Development Systems in Different Countries"
Professor Alfred Rütten & Dr Heiko Ziemainz (Institute of Sport Science & Sport, University of Erlangen-Nuremburg, GER)
"Scientific & technical preparation for Beijing 2008 Olympic Games"
Dr Liu Dan (China Institute of Sport Science, CHN)
Dr Liu Dan (Paper)
14:30-14:45 CLOSING ADDRESS
Richard Callicott (Chief Executive of Sport)