14th EFDN Conference Programme

14th EFDN Conference Programme

The 14th EFDN “#Morethanfootball” Conference in Breda has been postponed to the 9-11 November and will be hosted as a full online event. We will present the updated programme and line-up soon. 

Schedule

Please see the overall schedule for the 14th EFDN Conference below. Stay tuned, more detailed information and the final programme will follow soon.

9 November 

  • 12 noon: Opening EFDN Conference
  • 12.30pm: Show Racism the Red Card Europe
  • 1.00-3.00pm: No Violence in Sport 
  • 3.45pm – 4.45pm: More than Football Award 2020
  • 5pm: Closing Session Day 1
  • 8pm: Online General Assembly (members only) 

10 November (Day 1 #Morethanfootball Conference) 

  • 10am: Opening Day 2
  • 10.15am: Healthy Football League
  • 10.45am: Networking Roundtables
  • 11.30am: Live Streams 1
  • 12 noon: Studio More than Football
  • 1.00pm: Live Streams 2
  • 1.45pm: Studio More than Football
  • 2.30pm: Live Streams 3
  • 3.15pm: EFDN STEM Network powered by Sphero
  • 3.45pm: Recap Day 2
  • 4.00pm: Closing Session Day 2
  • 8pm: Informal Network meeting 

11 November (Day 2 #Morethanfootball Conference) 

  • 10.00am: EFDN Programmes, Fundraising & Partnerships
  • 10.30am: EFDN Networking Roundtables
  • 11.30am: Recap Networking Roundtables
  • 11.45am: Live Streams 4
  • 12.30pm: More than Football Networks
  • 1pm: National Networking Roundtables
  • 2pm: CSR Communication
  • 2.30pm: Announcement More than Football Award
  • 3pm: End EFDN Conference

Networking opportunities:

  • EFDN General Assembly (9 November, 8pm; members only)
  • EFDN presentations
  • More than Football Award (9 November, 3.45pm)
  • One-on-one online meetings
  • Panel discussions
  • Roundtables and national meetings (10 & 11 November)
  • Informal Network Meeting (10 November, 8pm) 

Speakers

Topics addressed in the programme:

  • Karin Heri (Malmö FF) – Show Racism the Red Card
  • Maria Vallès (Barça Foundation) – Sustainable Development Goals
  • Monica Namy (UEFA) – Hattrick programme
  • Justin Coleman (Alliance of Sport in Justice) – Theory of Change
  • Tomas Abreu (Brentford FC Community Trust) – Partnerships and fundraising
  • Greg Baker (Saints Foundation) – New CSR strategy
  • Nicole Wilde (Saints Foundation) – New CSR strategy
  • Matt Mead (Sphero) – STEM Education
  • Ian Boyd (Notts County FC Football in the Community) – The Portland Leisure Centre
  • Sam Crawford (Notts County FC Football in the Community) – The Portland Leisure Centre
  • Bas Schreurs (Twente Enschede) – Supporter van Elkaar
  • Preeti Shetty (Upshot) – Monitoring & Evaluation
  • Sue Gregory (Everton in the Community) – Youth crime prevention
  • Jed Cohen (Johannes Kepler University) – GREENFOOT concept
  • Fabrizio Tavaroli (RINA Consulting) – GREENFOOT concept
  • Phillip Smith (Northampton Town FC Community Trust) – CSR strategy
  • Sharon Dale (Derby County) – Mental Health
  • Luke Wilkinson (Derby County) – Mental Health
  • Richard McBrearty (Football Memories Scotland) – Football Memories
  • Francesca Vitali (University of Verona) – No Violence in Sports
  • Fabio Croci (NOVIS Project) – No Violence in Sports
  • Alberto Arioli (Comunita Nuova Onlus) – No Violence in Sports
  • Hubert Rovers (EFDN) – Healthy Football League
  • Robert Maaskant (EFDN) – More than Football Networks
  • Lewis Walker (EFDN) – EFDN Health Programmes
  • Martyn Rijkhoff (EFDN) – Community Champions League
  • Holly Jackman (EFDN) – Fundraising

You can find detailed information on the speakers here.

Roundtables

We will discuss a broad range of topics during the conference including for example:

  • 1. IMPACT COVID-19
  • 2. ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
  • 3. EQUAL ACCESS
  • 4. TACKLING RACISM & DISCRIMINATION
  • 5. FUNDRAISING / GRANT WRITING
  • 6. M&E/ THEORY OF CHANGE
  • 7. CSR COMMUNICATION  / SOCIAL MEDIA / STORYTELLING
  • 8. DEVELOPMENT CSR STRATEGY
  • 9. YOUTH VOICE / YOUTH PANELS
  • 10. SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT GOALS

The final programme and list of topics will be published soon.

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