III International Forum on Elite Sport, Loughborough (UK)

Tuesday, 9 September 2003 to Thursday, 11 September 2003
 

62 Participants from 30 Countries

Tuesday 9th September

SESSION 1

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)

11:15-11:30  Break

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

13:00-14:00 Lunch

SESSION 3

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)

15:30-15:45 Break

SESSION 4

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)
20:00 Dinner

Wednesday 10th September

SESSION 5
09:30-10:30    KEYNOTE ADDRESS
"Developing High Performance: The Influence of Cultural Diversity"
Presentation from Bernard Petiot (Cirque de Soleil, CAN)

10:30-11:00    Break

SESSION 6
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)

12:30-13:30    Lunch

SESSION 7
13:30-15:00   CASE STUDY WORKSHOP
"Supporting Athletes Remotely"
Workshop Session—All Delegates
15:00-15:30    Break

SESSION 8
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

SESSION 9
09:30-10:30    CONFERENCE SESSION
International Forum Working Group Report
Working Group Minutes
Representatives from the Working Group
Charter with representatives signatures
10:30-11:00    Break

SESSION 10
11:00-12:00    CONFERENCE SESSION
"Drawing it Together"
Facilitated by Liz Nicholl (Director of Performance, Sport)
"Workshops Summary"
12:00-13:00    Lunch

SESSION 11
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)