Dynamics towards Success
Agenda
Day 1 – Friday 26th October 2018
The Palace Hotel – Sliema

Moderator: Mr Mark Cutajar – Chief Executive Officer, SportMalta

16:30 Registration

17:00 Address by Dr Luciano Busuttil – Chairman, SportMalta
Address by Hon Inġ Ryan Callus – Opposition Spokesperson for Youth, Sport and the Fight against Obesity
Address by Hon Dr Clifton Grima – Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisations

17:10 Introduction of speakers – Ms Sheelagh Quinn, Dr Andrew Decelis, Dr Chris Bonett, Mr Robert Portelli, Ms Charlene Attard

17:20 Session 1 – Coaching Children – A Paradigms Shift – Ms Sheelagh Quinn – Coaching Children Development Manager, Sport Ireland Coaching

17:50 Session 2 – Parental Involvement in Sport – Dr Andrew Decelis – Senior Lecturer, Institute for Physical Education and Sport, University of Malta

18:20 Coffee break

18:50 Information sessions
1. Targeting the Creation of Professional Setups at Club Level – Dr Chris Bonett – Senior Consultant, Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisations 2. Reaching Higher Together – SportMalta Academies – Mr Robert Portelli – Head of Programmes, SportMalta; Ms Charlene Attard – Technical Coordinator, SportMalta

19:30 Conclusion

 

Day 2 – Saturday 27th October 2018
The Palace Hotel – Sliema

Moderator: Mr Mark Cutajar – Chief Executive Officer, SportMalta

09:30 Introduction of speakers – Mr John Steele, Mr Guy Taylor, Mr Pierre Cassar, Mr Sandro Micallef

09:40 Session 3 – Lessons from the UK Sporting System – Mr John Steele, Executive Director of Sport, Loughborough University

10:10 Groundwork towards a Sporting Career – Mr Philip Vella, Director Community Services, Malta College of Arts, Science and Technology; Dr Andrew Decelis, Senior Lecturer, Institute for Physical Education and Sport, University of Malta; Dr Adele Muscat, Sport Psychologist, National Sports School

10:30 Coffee break

11:00 Session 4 – Dual Career for the benefit of Sport not just the Athlete – Mr Guy Taylor, Chair of Human Resources Expert Group, European Commission

11:30 Session 5 – Role of the Media in Sport – Mr Pierre Cassar – Administrative Director, Marketing, Communications and Alumni Office, University of Malta; Mr Sandro Micallef, President, Malta Sports Journalists Association

12:00 Concluding interview – Hon Dr Clifton Grima – Parliamentary Secretary for Youth, Sport and Voluntary Organisations

12:15 Lunch