Sport Tourism Fore-um Trending Topics Re-cap

    

TABLE 1

SPORT TOURISM ASSESSMENT TEMPLATE (STAT)

Table Host: Grant MacDonald, President, GM Event Inc.

Topic Sponsor: Marriott International

  

TABLE 2

COMMUNITY HOSTING STRATEGIES

Table Host: Lori Talling, Sport Tourism Coordinator, Regional Municipality of Durham

Topic Sponsor: Sport Durham

  

TABLE 3

MANAGING EVENT RISK

Table Host: Angela Kryhul, Editor, ADRENALIN

Topic Sponsor: ADRENALIN

  

TABLE 4

STAY TO PLAY

Table Host: Shelley Crawford, Account Director – SPORT, Business Events Toronto

Topic Sponsor: Business Events Toronto

  

TABLE 5

LOSING THE BID: HOW TO PICK UP THE PIECES

Table Host: Bob O’Doherty, CSTA Consultant

Topic Sponsor: Ottawa Tourism

  

TABLE 6

TACTICS FOR MANAGING AN EVENT MEDIA CRISIS

Table Host: Barb MacDonald, CSTA Communications Consultant

Topic Sponsor: Saskatoon Sports Tourism

  

TABLE 7

GOVERNMENT SUPPORT FOR EVENTS

Table Host: Mike Davis, Lead, Communications, Sport Canada

Topic Sponsor: Edmonton Events

  

TABLE 8

EVENT SPONSORSHIP & MARKETING

Table Host: Kyle Johnston, Face Value Communications

Topic Sponsor: IHG

  

TABLE 9

TRANSITIONING FROM BID COMMITTEES TO HOST COMMITTEES

Table Host: Eric Savard, President, Organisports

Topic Sponsor: Westmont Hospitality Group

  

TABLE 10

BUILDING A COMMUNICATIONS STRATEGY FOR A MAJOR EVENT

Table Host: Derek Johnston, Face Value Communications

Topic Sponsor: Face Value Communications

  

TABLE 11

HOSTING AN INDIGENOUS EVENT IN YOUR REGION

Table Host: Kelsey Dayler, Program-Event Coordinator, Aboriginal Sport Circle

Topic Sponsor: Infinity Convention Centre

  

TABLE 12

VENUE EVENT READINESS – DELIVERING ON EXPECTATIONS

Table Host: Valerie Hughes, Director, Major Events, Ottawa Sports and Entertainment Group

Topic Sponsor: Broadcast Services International

  

TABLE 13

ECONOMIC IMPACT OF SPORT EVENTS

Table Co-Hosts: Steven Trainor & Zanth Jarvis, CSTA Consultants

Topic Sponsor: Hilton