Live at Sport for Social Good 2019

We are live this morning at the University of Ulster hosting the 2019 Sport for Social Good Conference.

There is a very strong line up of speakers and a room filled with people who are central to the idea of using sport and sponsorship as a force for social and behavioural change.

Part of the Conference is the publication of our second annual Sport for Social Good Report, in partnership with Allianz.

Read Rob Hartnett’s Introduction here

Download a full copy of the report here

It highlights a number of projects and ideas from Sport for Business members including Allianz, Vodafone, Bank of Ireland, Guinness, Athletics Ireland, Laya Healthcare, the National Lottery and more.

A number of those will be part of this morning’s event and we will carry a full report from Ulster University on Friday morning.

The Hashtag if you want to get involved in the debate is #SfBSportForSocialGood

This is the line up of those who are speaking:

0930 Arrival of Guests

1000 Welcome Comments

1015 Social Good Through Sport Opening Keynote – Sport NI

1035 Power of Funding – Liquid Therapy Backed by National Lottery Funding

1040 Sport Uniting Communities Project – Ulster Rugby, Irish FA, Ulster GAA

1110 Movement in Schools – The Daily Mile

1115 Pride in Collaboration – The story of Bank of Ireland, Vodafone, Guinness and the Union Cup

1150 Coffee Break

1215 Northern Ireland Sports Forum

1220 Why Social Good Matters to Brands – Allianz and Electric Ireland

1250 Ulster University Making a Difference

1255 The Financial Value of Social Cohesion – Na Fianna GAA Club

1320 Creating a Legacy that Counts – The R&A with Bluewater

1350 Close and Light Lunch

1430 Transfer to Royal Portrush for Opening Day of Open Championship

 

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