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GLoKnoCo 3rd Conference

GLoKnoCo 3rd Conference

Join the GloKnoCo project for their third conference on best practices for the teaching and dissemination of Sport for Development and Peace (SDP) projects across the EU and internationally.

Date

Fri, 05/20/2022

When: 20 May 2022

Where: Brussels, Belgium

Global Knowledge on Sport for Development and Peace Collaborative

The GloKnoCo project aims to establish best practice for the teaching and dissemination of Sport for Development and Peace (SDP) projects across the EU and internationally. It also seeks to start a dialogue between universities and different SDP stakeholders (ministries, municipalities, think-tanks, NGOs) to ensure that the teaching of SDP courses addresses the needs of the sector whilst helping all the actors to engage with research.

Preliminary Program

9:30am: Registration

10:00am – 12:00pm

  • Introduction to GloKnoCo
  • Keynotes: Prof. Dr. Cora Burnett & Prof. Dr. Fred Coalter

Lunch break

1:00pm – 3:30pm: Panel discussion

  • Cora Burnett (University of Johannesburg, South Africa)
  • Simon Darnell (University of Toronto, Canada)
  • Davies Banda (University of Edinburgh, Scotland)
  • Fred Coalter (Visiting Professor Vrije Universiteit Brussel, Leeds Beckett University)

Other speakers to be confirmed

3.30pm - 4.00pm: Closure of the conference

The conference will be held in English and is open for practitioners, academics, students and everyone who is interested in the field of Sport for Development.

To find out more about the conference, email the main organizer: marie.biermann@upb.de

Registrations for the conference are open till 06 May, 2022 - fill the application form here.

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