Coaching Association of Canada

Schedule at a Glance

*Schedule subject to change

Wednesday, November 1st

08:00 - 16:00 Pre-conference Activities

Thursday, November 2nd

07:00 - 16:30 On-site Registration
08:30 - 11:30 Coaching Research Symposium
08:30 - 11:30 Pre-Confrence Session: CAAWS Workshop - Female Coach Mentorship Model 
11:00 - 16:00 TeamSnap Coaches Lounge and Trade Show
11:45 - 12:30 Networking Lunch 
12:30 - 13:45 Welcome Plenary: Jim Harris - Disruptive Innovation & Organizational Change Expert: Thriving in the Era of Disruptive Innovation
13:45 - 14:15 Networking and Health Break 
14:15 - 15:45 Breakouts: Choice of five running concurrently:

  1. Purpose Map for Cultivating Disruption: Richard Monette - Managing Director & Editor in Chief, 'Active for Life'
  2. Breakout 2 
  3. Breakout 3
  4. Breakout 4
  5. Breakout 5

16:30 - 19:30 Welcome Reception: Hudl's Hunt presented by Hudl 

Friday, November 3rd

07:30 - 16:00 On-site Registration, TeamSnap Coaches Lounge and Trade Show
07:45 - 08:15 Networking Breakfast 
08:15 - 09:30 Plenary Session: Anne Tiivas - Director, Child Protection in Sport Unit (CPSU): International Safeguards for Children in Sport 
09:30 - 10:00 Networking and Health Break
10:00 - 11:30 Unconference
11:30 - 12:00 Networking Lunch 
12:00 - 13:15 Plenary Session: Trevor Ragan - Founder, Train Ugly: Rethinking Learning 
13:15 - 13:45 Networking and Health Break
13:45 - 15:00 Breakouts: Choice of five running concurrently:

  1. Disruption in Anti-Doping: Derek Johnston, President, Face Value Communications Inc; and Paul Melia President & CEO, CCES
  2. Breakout 2
  3. Breakout 3 
  4. Breakout 4
  5. Breakout 5

15:00 - 16:00 Conference Recess
18:00 - 21:00 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership Awards Gala
21:00 - 23:00 Awards Gala After Party

Saturday, November 4th

08:00 - 13:30 On-site Registration
08:00 - 14:00 TeamSnap Coaches Lounge and Trade Show
08:45 - 09:15 Networking Breakfast
09:15 - 10:30 Women in Sport Leadership Plenary Session
10:30 - 10:45 Networking Break
10:45 - 12:00 Breakouts: Choice of five running concurrently

  1. Walking the Thin Line between Risk & Reward: Mike Shaw – Director, Safe Start Athletics
  2. Growth Mindset: Trevor Ragan – Founder, Train Ugly
  3. Disruption and High Performance Culture: Anne Merklinger – CEO, Own the Podium
  4. Breakout 4
  5. Breakout 5

12:00 - 12:30 Networking Lunch 
12:30 - 13:45 Closing Plenary
14:00 - 19:00 Post-conference activities