9th AIAF CONGRESS

Thursday, October 27th 2022 - Friday, October 28th 2022

Registration is now available for the 9th AIAF Congress in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil!

Don't miss the opportunity to take part to this major event where practicionners and football stakeholders discuss the actual football law matters.

The number of seats is limited. To secure your place, register now!

For more information and to register follow this link: https://www.aiaf-law.com/


BASL Masterclass Series: Challenges for Sport in a Pandemic

Friday, April 29th 2022

The next session of the 2022 BASL Masterclass Series is coming soon. 'Challenges for Sport in a Pandemic’ will take place on Friday 29th April at 10am (GMT).
 
The session will be expertly co-delivered by Polly Handford, FA Director of Legal & Governance and James Stebbing, Six Nations Rugby General Counsel. As with all of the sessions in the series, it will be delivered online to ensure maximum engagement and numbers will be kept low to ensure maximum engagement between the speakers and the audience. 
 
What you can expect from this Masterclass:

- A cross-sport recap of how events unfolded in March 2020 and the immediate challenges
- Disruption to the sporting calendar and addressing those challenges
- How law & commercial principles collided, force majeure, contract terms & economic consequences
- The rise of digital, acceleration of transformative initiatives and cultivation of relationships
- Gaining a better understanding of core business/fans, new formats and building resilience

 

This Masterclass is suitable for sports lawyers, academics, sports professionals, and administrators seeking to build and update their knowledge in this vital ongoing area of sports governance.

For more information and booking visit https://www.tacticconnect.com/post/basl-masterclass-challenges-for-sport-in-a-pandemic or email connect@tacticconnect.com .


2022 SLA Annual Conference - Atlanta, GA

12 - 14 May 2022
Marriott Marquis in Downtown Atlanta, GA.

The SLA Annual Conference is designed around the theme, "Sports as a Platform to Elevate Inclusion." 

Below is a preview of the educational sessions, panels, and interactive experiences you can enjoy. The early bird rate ends on April 29th. Don't put your registration off any longer - register now and save!

Featured panels will include: 

·    Dancing with the Athlete - The Dance of the Ethical Lawyer

·    Being the Only One

·    Athlete Advocacy and Activism

·    The Sky Didn't Fall: Impacts of the Legalization of NIL One Year Later

·    General Counsels' Forum

·    Cocktails and Conversations

For more information and to register please click on the following link
https://portal.sportslaw.org/Portal/Events/Event_Display.aspx?EventKey=ANNUAL22


The 28th Annual BASL Conference

Thursday 16th June 2022
London’s Kia Oval Cricket Ground

Hosted by the British Association for Sport and Law (BASL)
 
The 28th Annual BASL Conference is a unique opportunity to hear from a range of expert speakers discussing the most poignant issues facing sport and the sports law sector today. We are delighted that this year’s keynote speaker is Paralympic, European and World Champion, Richard Whitehead MBE, who, alongside his incredible sporting achievements, has recently launched the Richard Whitehead Foundation, aimed at breaking down barriers faced by people with disabilities across sport.
 
The day promises to be one of thought-provoking debate, and a superb networking opportunity following two years of delay and disruption. Booking is now open, with a special Early Bird offer of 10% off listed ticket prices until 22nd April 2022 and further multiple booking and student offers. 
 
For more information on the panel topics, pricing and booking please visit https://www.britishsportslaw.com/ or contact BASL directly at basl-enquiries@hotmail.com


Annual SMA (Sports Medicine Australia) Conference

16-19 November 2022
RACV Royal Pines Resort, The Gold Coast

Year-on-year, the SMA Conference is a platform for the world's most celebrated researchers and practitioners to network and exchange ideas. This year will be no different and SMA is thrilled to return to an in-person event in 2022 and provide outstanding industry-leading opportunities for delegates once again. 

The SMA conference is a unique event with its multi-disciplinary nature a real highlight including representation from a range of disciplines: from physiotherapists, sports and exercise physicians, sports doctors, orthopaedic surgeons, sports podiatrists, sport epidemiologists, physical activity researchers, exercise and sport scientists and sports dietitians. This rich array of professions is reflected in the Conference program, and fosters collaboration and knowledge exchange across the discipline. The outstanding clinical program and practical workshops is supplemented by a stellar social program with multiple opportunities for networking. 

Delegates will see a return to social activities such as the ASICS Move Club (running/walking group), as well as the networking opportunities at the Welcome Reception, Gala Dinner and Scientific Poster Session.This year, there is a total of $23,000 in funding to be awarded to research of excellence in the areas of: 

  • Clinical sports medicine 
  • Sports and Exercise Science
  •  Physical Activity and Health Promotion
  • Sports Injury Prevention

This year, delegates will enjoy all these networking and professional development opportunities at the stunning RACV Royal Pines Resort on the sunny Gold Coast.  

For more information and to register please click on the following link 
https://members.sma.org.au/2022-sma-conference/