Full programme

The full Elevate 2017 programme is divided into four seminar streams which take place in the gallery rooms, and three presentation areas on the exhibition floor which offer attendees an unparalleled peer-to-peer learning opportunity, including the Evidence Base, The Stage and the Tech Lab.

Across the seven streams and during the two days, over 200 expert speakers will represent industry, policy, academia, human performance, health care and local government to share perspectives, ideas and the latest innovations proven to get people more active.

Use this full programme to plan out your days at Elevate, to ensure that you are able to take in all the sessions that interest you.

All seminars and content at Elevate is free-to-attend. Simply register here to come to the sessions without charge, on a first come, first serve basis.

Seminars on: Day 1

Wednesday 10th May

Time Session Stream
10:00-10:30 The future of fitness: Trends and innovations Business
09:50-10:20 Air pollution v active travel Evidence Base
09:55-10:30 Understanding the ‘hard to reach’: the power of public data Active Nation
10:35-11:05 Keeping the UK's top killers in check: Stroke and high blood pressure Evidence Base
10:55-11:35 Improving inclusivity: Driving participation among disabled people Active Nation
11:00-11:40 The 'how to' of social media Business
11:35-12:05 Keeping the UK's top killers in check: Cancer Evidence Base
12:05-12:45 Getting kids active at school Active Nation
12:10-12:40 Delivering a successful sports facility project – a ‘how to’ guide Business
12:30-13:10 Exercise and cancer care Evidence Base
13:10-13:50 Getting the attention of the investment community Business
13:15-13:55 Keeping teens active Active Nation
13:35-14:15 Pre- and post-surgery: How exercise improves your odds under the knife Evidence Base
14:20-14:50 Bringing the costs of pool operation under control Business
14:25-15:05 Physiotherapy: Getting the inactive more active Active Nation
14:40-15:20 The benefits of a ‘multi morbidity’ approach - putting the evidence into practice Evidence Base
15:10-15:40 Increasing aquatics revenues Business
15:30-16:10 Behaviour change techniques to tackle inactivity Active Nation
15:45-16:20 Proving your worth: How to build an evidence base Evidence Base
16:30-17:15 Working with GPs: Prescribing physical activity Active Nation
16:35-17:00 Why public pools should be made available for aquatic therapy Business

Seminars on: Day 2

Thursday 11th May

Time Session Stream
09:45-10:25 Making savings the no risk way Business
09:50-10:30 Why the menopause needn't be a slippery slope to bad health Evidence Base
09:55-10:30 Redesigning sport to target new audiences Active Nation
10:40-11:20 Here’s how you really make money from personal training Business
10:45-11:25 Exercise & the natural environment – the perfect anti-stress combination Evidence Base
10:55-11:35 A city-wide approach: Collaboration and partnership working Active Nation
11:50-12:30 Creating an experience Business
11:55-12:35 Older adults: Strength and balance for falls prevention Evidence Base
12:05-12:45 Reaching the inactive: Sport England’s local delivery pilots Active Nation
13:00-13:40 Getting the most from your staff Business
13:05-13:45 Pregnancy: Why and how to be active Evidence Base
13:15-13:55 Boosting the economy through physical activity Active Nation
14:00-15:00 Using data effectively Business
14:15-14:55 Mental Health: Using exercise to treat depression Evidence Base
14:25-15:05 We all want to age in good health. Here’s how we make it happen… Active Nation
15:30-16:00 Understanding the millennial mindset Business
15:25-16:05 Mental health: Preventing cognitive decline through activity Evidence Base
15:30-16:00 Making physical activity socially inclusive Active Nation