Sports Club Management Expo


Workshops


From social media to sports rage - SCME 2018 provides workshop sessions throughout the day for sports clubs to attend. Attendees can attend all/any sessions, and may select an option to watch the sessions again online following the event.


Grant Writing


Grants and sponsorship opportunities are largely untapped resources for grassroots clubs. Get the know-how and give your club the tools to write successful grant applications and approach potential sponsors.

Running Time: 30 minutes
Recommended for: Development Officers, Presidents, Treasurers
Takeaways: Guides for grant writing and obtaining sponsorship


Social Media and Sports


10 years ago, hardly any sports clubs were using the internet. Now, more than half have a website, and some kind of social networking account. This workshop covers club cyber safety, as well as an instructional overview on how (and why) to use Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn.

Running Time: 30 minutes
Recommended for: Development Officers, Presidents, Secretaries, Administrators
Takeaways: Guides on setting up your website & social networks


Sponsorship, Grants and Fundraising


Without money, sports clubs could not survive. This workshop covers how to raise money for your club via sponsorship and fundraising - as well as new and innovative ways to generate funds.

Running Time: 30 minutes
Recommended for: Presidents, Treasurers, Development Officers
Takeaways: Fundraising guides


Complaints and Sports Rage


This workshop covers how to make your club a fair, safe, and inclusive place for both children and adults. Playing by the rules, and ensuring the proper processes are in place to handle complaints, member protection, and stamping out sports rage are critical for the survival and reputation of every club.

Running Time: 30 minutes
Recommended for: Any committee-level position, MPIOs, Complaints Officers
Takeaways: Complaint handling guides


Governance: Running Your Club and Having Effective Meetings


Running meetings and making sure your club is run for the benefit of the many, not for the few is the challenge of any executive. Learn the tips you need to ensure that your club is managed in the best way possible.

Running Time: 30 minutes
Recommended for: Presidents, Secretaries, any committee-level position
Takeaways: Governance guides