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UK Sports Volunteering Research Network Research Seminar

posted 28 Jan 2015, 14:27 by LeisureStudiesAssn   [ updated 28 Jan 2015, 14:28 ]


UK Sports Volunteering Research Network Research Seminar Thursday 19th March 2015: 10.30am-4.00pm Sport England Offices, SportPark Loughborough University
(3 Oakwood Drive, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 3QF.)

This Research Seminar is open to academics and practitioners in the related fields of volunteering, sport volunteering and sport development. It is FREE and open to all. Bookings are now being taken through the following link:

Places are limited - so book now.

You are encouraged to join the Sport Volunteer Research Network in order to receive information about future events. More information about the SVRN can be found at http://svrn.group.shef.ac.uk

Outline Programme for 19th March 2015

10.30-11.00 Registration and Coffee
11.00-1.00 Presentations
1.00-1.45 Lunch and networking time
1.45-3.30 Presentations
3.30-4.00 Tea and Coffee and Panel Session with Speakers

The exact programme and final speakers are to be confirmed, but include:
Angela Benson (University of Brighton): Gamesmakers at 2012.
Richard Davis-Boreham and Rachel Waterman (Sport England): Volunteers in Sports Clubs
Clare Holdsworth (University of Keele): Student volunteering.
Alex Thurston (Loughborough University): 'Clubmark' implementation, policies and volunteers.
Will Watt (Join In): Join In’s strategy to promote Sports Volunteering.

If you have any queries, please contact Fiona Reid, UKSVRN Secretary: Fiona.Reid@gcu.ac.uk.