Conference

14th – 15th June 2018
University of St. Andrews


Welcome

We are delighted to announce that the Scottish Student Sport Conference 2018 will be hosted by Scotland’s first University, in the glorious Kingdom of Fife, the University of St. Andrews!

The Conference will see a variety of breakout sessions and workshops, a number of guest speakers, and an opportunity for delegates to network and catch up amongst colleagues.

There will be many opportunities to stay active across the two days and an opportunity to take part in a charity run to support our friends at the Doddie Weir Foundation.


Delegate Rates

To register for Conference we ask that you follow the link below to our Azolve system where you will be asked to enter a few details.

Don’t worry, it is easier than it sounds.

Delegate Day Rate: £60
Accommodation: £50

Programme

10:00
10:30
10:45
12:00
Registration
Welcome to Conference 2018
Mystery Guest Speaker
CHANGES Intervention

Initiations and ‘lad’ behaviour continues to cause challenges in student sport. We will hear more about the CHANGES Intervention, which has had tremendous success south of the border.


LUNCH


 13:45
Coming to a cinema near you…

Sit back and relax – enjoy short films capturing the best of student sport projects and initiatives. There will be audience participation to crown the Best Picture.

 14:45
Breakout
What kind of coaches do your audience want?

sportscotland have launched a new Effective Coaching Map. What does it really take to be an effective coach and will taking a different approach offer a better service?


 Comfort Break


16:00
Let’s go on an adventure…

Hear from a legend of Scotland’s climbing and skiing communities, Myrtle Simpson, who in 2017 was awarded the Polar Medal for her achievements including her Arctic experience.

17:00
SSS Leaders Graduation

Celebrating the year’s achievements across the first cohort of SSS Leaders.

17:30
Closing Remarks
18:00
Thursday Night Fun

Food, activity and quizzing.

07:00
08:30
10:00
10:30
Charity of Fire RUN
Breakfast and Shower
Registration
Annual General Meeting (AGM)
 11:45
The Journey to the Gold Coast

What a Games for Team Scotland picking up 44 medals. Relive the Games through a panel of Gold Coast experts


LUNCH


 14:00
Discussion Groups

 Comfort Break


15:15
Safeguarding and Child Protection

What it means for our sector and what should be in place for our under 18 students.

15:45
Mystery Guest Speaker

Words of inspiration to close with a bang!

17:30
Closing Remarks
18:45
Annual Awards evening

Dinner & Awards Evening

Join us as we celebrate and recognise the highest performing athletes, dedicated coaches and volunteers, and a truly successful year over dinner in the impressive Lower College Hall in the hear of St. Andrews.

Tickets are priced at £65 per person and are available to members and alumni

Annual General Meeting

On Friday 15th all Scottish Student Sport members, volunteers and partners are invited to join in with the 2018 Annual General Meeting (AGM).

Agenda and supporting papers will be added here, and issued by e-mail to voting members, 14 days prior to the meeting.

In the meantime please direct any AGM queries to Stew Fowlie, Cheif Operating Officer, via email or telephone: +44 (0) 0131 650 9653


Agenda


Locations

Conference

University of St. Andrews
School of Medicine
St. Andrews

KY16 9TF

Accommodation

David Russell Apartments
Buchanan Gardens
St. Andrews

KY16 9LY

Parking

Dinner

Lower College Hall
St Salvator’s Quadrangle
North St
St. Andrews

KY16 9AL

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