Let’s be better

Hanaholmen, Espoo

19.9.2023 10:00 - 15:00

Changing the culture of sport – Leadership, diversity and gender in sport

Hanaholmen, Finlands Svenska Idrott and National Council of Women of Finland together with the National Broadcasting Company Yle Sport 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. at Hanaholmen in Espoo and live streaming. The programme is in English.

We have guest speakers such as Swedish football player Lotta Schelin and Joanna Harper, who is a 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 programme. Changes to the programme may occur. Hanaholmen’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!

Deadline for registration is 5.9.2023 through the link below.