Getting Wales Moving 2019
Delivering on the Well-being of Wales
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GETTING WALES MOVING 2019
DELIVERING ON THE WELL-BEING OF WALES
27TH JUNE 2019
RADISSON BLU

Getting Wales Moving 2019

08:15-09:00 Registration and Networking
09:10-10:30 Morning Plenary Session I
09:10
Chairs Opening Address
Geoff Thompson (confirmed)
Executive Chair MBE, FRSA, DL
The Youth Charter
09:30
More people, More Active, More Often
  •  This presentation will shed light on how physical activity is increasingly becoming the golden thread in the fight against many of our national challenges; from disengaged communities to crime and anti-social behaviour.
  •  It will explore efforts to turn generation inactive into generation active, transform working life and reimagine ageing in the UK and what this means for Wales specifically.
Huw Edwards (confirmed)
Acting CEO
ukactive
09:50
The Value of Group Exercise – Getting a Nation Active
  • Easy entry to exercise for the inactive
  • Proven mental health benefits in addition to the physical ones 
  • Group Exercise improves community empowerment
  • An NGB focus helps drive improvement and profile
Mr Brett Pearson (confirmed)
Head of Sales and Marketing
EMD UK
10:10
Presentation from The Youth Charter
Geoff Thompson (confirmed)
Executive Chair MBE, FRSA, DL
The Youth Charter
10:30-11:15 Refreshments and Networking
10:30
Tea Coffee and Refreshments
11:15-12:45 Morning Plenary Session II
11:15
A Model for the Future? The Llanelli Wellness and Life Science Village
  • The power of a collaborative vision and co-creation
  • Alignment with the Wellbeing of Future Generations (Wales) Act
  • The benefits of co-location of business, academia, health and leisure
  • The design and development of leisure services and a landmark ‘Wellness Hub’ to maximise integration of leisure and health
  • Measuring and valuing the impact of change
Carl Daniels (confirmed)
Senior Sports and Leisure Manager
Carmarthenshire County Council
11:35
Transforming the Way We Think About Physical Activity: Using Data and Insight to Get More People More Active.
Mr Ed Hubbard (confirmed)
Principal Consultant
4global Consulting
12:00
ADVANTAGED Communities: Supporting Wales’ poorest communities to be active, from a position of strength.
  • "People don’t care how much you know until they know how much you care” Theodore Roosevelt
  • Poverty across Wales and being active
  • Mobilising deprived communities from a position of strength: Engaging with communities vs Engaging communities
  • The partnerSHIP journey 
  • Future thinking …
Mr Paul Roberts (confirmed)
Head of Programmes
StreetGames
12:15
Using Technology to Create Social Change
  • My inspiration
  • Introducing technology
  • Tech culture and volunteering
  • Using technology to create social change
  • Developing your digital strategy
Sally Higham (confirmed)
CEO
Groop
12:35
Questions and Answer Session
12:45-14:00 Lunch and Networking
14:00-14:45 Workshop Presentation
14:00
Improving the Environment for Physical Activity in Leisure Facilities
  • Working with clients to change and improve facilities, how, why, outcomes.
  • Changing operational management cultures.
Leonie Cowen (confirmed)
Principal
Léonie Cowen & Associates
Rachel Fowler (confirmed)
Managing Director
Strategic Leisure
Peter Newth (confirmed)
Director
Roberts Limbrick
14:45-15:00 Comfort Break
15:00-16:30 Afternoon Plenary Session
15:00
Welsh Rugby Union – “Jersey For All” – A dynamic approach to engaging all communities
  • Overcoming challenges facing NGB’s in the modern sporting landscape
  • Increasing the menu of opportunities for people to become active
  • Collaborative working – to reach diverse communities
  • Inclusive approach to provide a “Jersey for All”
  • Future proofing our game…
Greg Woods (confirmed)
WRU Rugby Enterprise Manager
Welsh Rugby Union
15:20
Inspiring Outcome Focused Programme Design: The journey from theory to practice
Kath Edgar (confirmed)
Substance Co-Founder & Senior Researcher
Substance
Simon Stephens (confirmed)
Programmes Director
Cardiff City Foundation
15:40
If your organisation relies on Volunteers, what do you really know about them?
  • Do you really know your volunteers, what they do and why they do it?
  • Can you make it easier for your volunteers to do their job?
  • Some simple lessons from 1 million hours of volunteer management.
Mr Chris Martin (confirmed)
Founder and Director
TeamKinetic
16:00
Questions and Answers
16:20
Chairs Closing Remarks
16:30-17:00 Refreshments, Networking, Conference Close
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