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Join us on May 25th 2023 at the Queensland Sports and Athletics Centre in Nathan for our annual QSport Conference. The program will run from 9am - 5pm and will feature keynote presentations, engaging panel sessions and plenty of opportunities for networking. The conference will include sessions focused on participation growth, Brisbane 2032, volunteering, digital technologies, sport integrity, sustainability and engaging with our youth.

Tickets include:
10 sessions from industry leading experts
Morning tea & lunch
1-hour networking opportunity with event speakers and other sporting delegates (includes canapés and drinks)

Sessions and speakers are subject to change.

Event MC - Natalie Cook OAM OLY

Our Opportunities in this Green and Gold Decade
Kieren Perkins OAM - CEO, Australian Sports Commission


Keynote Panel: Sport At The Heart of Planning for Brisbane 2032

Cindy Hook - CEO, Brisbane 2023

Kate Meyrick - Director, Urbis

Michael Dobbie-Bridges PLY - Strategic Advisor: Disability, APM & Chairperson, Sporting Wheelies and Disabled Association


Forces That Will Shape Sport & Recreation Over the 10+10 Horizon
Dr Lucy Cameron - Team Leader and Principal Research Consultant, CSIRO's Data61 Project Lead

Queensland’s Sport and Recreation Pathways Blueprint
Tiani Van Haren - Executive Director, Partnerships, Strategy and Development: Department of Tourism, Innovation and Sport

Spotlight on Sport Integrity
Dr Paul Oliver - Head of Sport Engagement, Sport Integrity Australia


Concussion in Sport
Juanita Maiden - Senior Associate, Mullins Lawyers

Digital Technologies That Grow Engagement
Andrew Sly, Deputy Director-General, DTIS

Nicolle Kelly, Executive Director, Sports Technology, DTIS
Ingrid Proud, CEO Better Events VR


Strategies to Welcome, Engage and Retain Women and Girls In Sport
Dr Adele Pavlidis: Griffith University

Courtney Fewquandie: General Manager First Nations Football, Football Australia

Sunaina Jaswal: Women and Girls Lead (QLD), Tennis Australia


Sport Volunteers: How and Where to Take Action
Dr Lindsey Reece - Director, Sport Programs and Chair, National Sport Volunteer Coalition, Australian Sports Commission
Jessica Cook - Director, Partnerships Office, Department of Tourism, Innovation and Sport


Playing Our Part in Sustainability: Ideas and Initiatives That Work (Panel Discussion)

Dr Sheila Nguyen - Head of Sustainability, FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023 
Dr Kimberly Camrass - Director, Climate Positive Brisbane 2032, Department of Environment and Science 
Flynn Pearman - Student and Liveris Academy Scholar, University of Queensland 


Future Leader Perspective