© 2019 by Sports Grounds Safety Authority

Maintaining Vigilance in Safety means avoid complacency and being restless in your approach to ensuring safety for everyone. 

 

The conference and workshop programme will focus on the key topics effecting sports grounds safety today:
 

  • Counter-terrorism

  • Fire safety

  • Supporter engagement

  • Behaviour detection

  • Persistent standing

  • Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds 6th edition (Green Guide)

Conference Programme

08.00

Registration & Networking

08.30

Venue Tour

08.40

 Venue Tour

08.40

Venue Tour

09.30

Conference Open Welcome Address

Karen Eyre-WhiteChief Executive, Sports Grounds Safety Authority

09.40

Conference Chair Welcome

Jen O’Neill, EditorSheKicks

09.50

Mad about football

Peter Daykin, Standing Campaign Coordinatoritor, Football Supporters' Federation

10.15

Keynote Address & Panel Discussion

The Manchester Story

William Bush, Executive Director, Premier League

 

Lucy D'Orsi, DASCO, Counter Terrorism Policing National HQ

 

Anthony Mundy, Operations Director, Lancashire County Cricket Club

 

Danny Wilson, Operations Director, Manchester City FC 

11.00

Networking Break

11.20

Workshop Session 1

12.20

Lunch & Networking

Venue Tour​

12.50

Venue Tour

Workshop Session 2

13.20

Workshop Session 2

14.20

Workshop Session 3

15.20

Networking Break

15.40

Guide to Safety at Sports Grounds 6th Edition Update

Ken Scott, Chief Inspector, Sports Grounds Safety Authority

16.00

Vision for the Future

  • The ICC Cricket World Cup 2019
    Paul Smith, Director of City Partnerships, ICC Cricket World Cup 2019

  • FIFA First – Vision for football
    Joyce Cook
    , Chief Member Associations Officer, FIFA

  • eSport the future of sport
    Professor Andy Miah, Chair in Science Communication & Future Media, University of Salford

17.00

Wrap up & Closing Address

Jen O'Neill, Editor, SheKicks

17.30

Conference Close

17.30

Venue Tour​