National Sports and Physical Activity Convention Program 2021

The National Sports & Physical Activity Convention 2021 is excited to present a comprehensive program of events, networking and professional development opportunities between Tuesday 9th and Thursday 11th November 2021.

NSC Oration

The inaugural NSC Oration brings together the Australian Government to present their vision for a strong and sustainable Australia to all to explore what that means for our industry. It is expected a senior Minister will present.

Key industry leaders will then explore what this means for sport in Australia, from Sport Australia, Paralympics Australia and the Australian Olympic Committee.

NSC Conference Program and Industry Tours

Presenting three days of Thought and Industry Leaders with best practice case studies to share key insights and learnings. There will be three Global Thought Leader Sessions, nine Keynote Sessions, and 12 workshop sessions, a comprehensive and strong program hosting over sixty speakers throughout both days.  There will also be three Innovation Tours exploring the future of facilities and environments for people to be more active, through Play and Playgrounds; Leisure and Wellbeing Facilities and Sports Facilities/Urban Activation Spaces.

NSC Academy

The NSC Academy is new in 2021, providing a central platform for sharing knowledge, providing insights and trends about current thinking and future trends. Every delegate once fully registered, will have access to the NSC Academy.

Within the NSC Academy a plethora of curated material has been provided by Collaborators and the NSC, which will be themed and include:

NSC knowledge – previous presentations, video recordings, NSC Forums 2020 (Sydney and Melbourne) and access to the NSC 2021 post-event

Industry thought leader interviews – access to dozens of in-depth interviews with key leaders, globally and across Australia to view and understand their thinking

Documentation – insight reports, research and downloadable documents that can be used in delegates day to day work

Access to the NSC Academy will be open from 30th June 2021 to 1st June 2022 and will be provided to each delegate once full NSC registration payment has been received.

NSC Networking

The NSC has always been renowned as the industry’s best community sport networking event each year, and NSC21 will be as strong as ever.  This year’s networking will include:

Eight hours of networking

Networking Circles, with key facilitators on Tuesday and Wednesday evenings in focus areas of:

          • Play and Playgrounds – facilitated by Play Australia
          • Aquatic and Leisure Facilities – facilitated by Active Australia Alliance
          • Sport Fields of Play – facilitated by SPORTENG
          • Data and Technology – facilitated by ActiveXchange
          • Active Cities / Physical Activity – facilitated by TBC
          • Mass Participation Sport Events – facilitated by AMPSEA
          • Community Sport – facilitated by Sports Community
          • Sustainability – facilitated by Sports Environment Alliance

9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Keynote Sessions

National leaders and local influencers focused on how the BIG issues and Catalysts for Change
are being embraced locally

9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Sustainability Development Goals for Community Sport

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9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Sports Governance & Integrity

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9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Design Innovation & Future Facilities (aquatic, recreation & sport)

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9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Innovation to Grow Participation

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9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Active Communities, Active Cities – A More Active Nation

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9 - 11 November

Various

Locations TBC

Sports Surfaces Industry Tour

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9 - 11 November

Various

Locations TBC

Sustainability of Sports Surfaces

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National Community Sport Conference

More people playing, recreating and participating in community sport and active recreation provides a compelling range of health, community development, crime reduction, educational and economic benefits for communities, groups and individuals. Bringing together global and Australian peak bodies, leading thinkers, practitioners and case studies to showcase how to identify, plan, activate and target growth in community participation.

9 - 11 November

Pullman Melbourne Albert Park

65 Queens Road,
Melbourne VIC

Empowering Future Leaders and Retaining Them 

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9 - 11 November

La Trobe University – City Campus

Collins St, Melbourne

Expert Circles & Networking  

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