Let’s be better 19.9.2023 – Registration open

Let’s be better: Changing the culture of sport – Leadership, diversity and gender in sport

Finlands Svenska Idrott and National Council of Women of Finland together with National Broadcasting Company Yle Sport and Hanaholmen – Swedish-Finnish Cultural Centre welcome you to a seminar about leadership, diversity and gender in sport.

The seminar is held September 19th from 10 a.m. (breakfast 9 a.m. for those participating on location) to 3 p.m. in the Cultural Centre Hanaholmen in Espoo and live streaming. The program is in English.

We have guest speakers from athletes Swedish football player Lotta Schelin and researchers such as Joanna Harper (researcher in transgender in sport and adviser to the IOC). As a guest invited by US Embassy in Finland we will get acquainted with Val Ackerman, Commissioner of the BIG EAST Conference, The founding President of the Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA).

Click here to open the program. Changes to the program may occur. Hanasaari’s facilities are well suited for guests with different kind of disabilities.

  • On location 25€ (includes breakfast & lunch)
  • Online participation is free of charge

We kindly welcome you to join! Register here.