Speakers 2022

Introduction to the Convention including Active Partnerships and Sport England updates.

Date: 21st March 10.00 -11.30am

Journeying in a whole systems approach

Date: 21st March 1.00 - 2.30pm

Strategic Lead – Evidence and Evaluation

Connecting the Movement with Open Data

Date: 22nd March 10.00 -11.30am

Digital Campaigns and Health Manager
Together Active
Interim Senior Manager
Energize Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin
OpenActive Engagement Consultant
Open Data Institute

Climate Change and Net Zero

Date: 22nd March 1.00 - 3.00pm

Plastics and Sustainability Team
Environment Agency
Plastics and Sustainability Team
Environment Agency
Programme Manager, Active Calderdale Local Pilot
Active Calderdale
SECC member
Sport Environment and Climate Commission

The Longevity Revolution - reducing the burden on Health and Social Care – an opportunity and necessity to galvanise cultural change through healthy active ageing.

Date: 23rd March 10.00 -11.30am

Project Manager – Moving Healthcare Professional Programme
Office for Health Improvement and Disparities

Tackling Racism and Racial Equality

Date: 23rd March 2pm – 4pm

Mobilising the movement – collaboratively growing participation in sport and physical activity in low-income, underserved communities.

Date: 24th March 9.30 a.m. – 12.30 p.m

Physical Activity and Sport adding value to inclusive and sustainable economic growth and prosperity (long-term)

Date: 25th March 1.00 - 2.30pm

Thinking strategically about Children and Young People: Aligning local priorities to Uniting the Movement

Date: 28th March 9.00 - 10.30am

Development Manager (CYP)
Yorkshire Sport Foundation
Physical Activity Specialist (strategic lead for Children and Young People),
Active Gloucestershire
Strategic Lead – Active Children and Young People

Sport for Development Coalition. Collective Action for Scaled Impact: Challenges and Opportunities and Sustainable Change for Good

Date: 29th March 10.00 - 11.30am

Hosted and facilitated by the core team of the Sport for Development Coalition.

Simon Lansley, Kelly Smith and Emma Atkins with a range of guests from across the coalition sharing their real life examples of collective action – the good, the bad and the ugly!

CEO and Co-Founder
The Sporting Memories Foundation
Professor of Sport and Physical Activity
Edgehill University
Strategic Communications Manager
Sport for Development Coalition
Insight and Engagement Manager
Sport for Development Coalition
Collective Action Manager
Sport for Development Coalition

System Partner working with Youth Sport Trust

Date: 29th March 1.00 pm to 2.30 pm

Active Travel (creating active environments for all and reducing the effects of climate change through Active Travel, inc an update from Chris Boardman from Active Travel England).

Date: 30th March 10.00 - 12.00pm

ASPE, Highways and Transport lead
Active Lancashire board member
Strategic Director for GM Moving

Active Partnerships and ukactive: Exploring how we can work better together to address inequalities and ‘build back fitter’.​

Date: 30th March 1.00 - 2.30pm

Head of Partnerships & Strategic Lead Infrastructure

Health and Inactivity – working together in a more connected and networked way

Date: 31st March 10.00 - 11.30am

National Partnerships Lead (health & inactivity),
Sport England
Head of Insight & Learning
Active Partnerships national teamm

The closing session. Involving a panel Q&A, interview with Phil Smith (Sport England Executive Director, Partnerships) and a summary of the key points from the Convention.

Date: 1st April 10.00 – 11.30am

Other speakers to be confirmed