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Generation Amazing Festival 2020

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Schedule

· Sessions
Celebrating the power of sport to inspire and connect youth in challenging times
Opening Panel to celebrate the theme of ‘connectedness’ at the start of the GA Festival 2020
2020-12-02T16:00:00Z 2020-12-02T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Celebrating+the+power+of+sport+to+inspire+and+connect+youth+in+challenging+times++++ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Mind and Body connection
Breathing techniques and meditation break
2020-12-02T16:45:00Z 2020-12-02T17:00:00Z Asia/Riyadh Mind+and+Body+connection https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Innovating World Cup Legacy to create long-term
Aspect of legacy of World Cups through various different lenses: historic, present and future.
Nasser Al Khori Jason Roberts Steve Fleming Alexandra Chalat
2020-12-02T17:00:00Z 2020-12-02T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Innovating+World+Cup+Legacy+to+create+long-term+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Connecting Refugees Through Sport
UNHCR will shed light on how sport is used as a tool to connect refugees and promote their inclusion in society.
Megumi Aoyama Chiara Ghisi
2020-12-03T15:00:00Z 2020-12-03T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Connecting+Refugees+Through+Sport https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Using Sport for Development as a tool to build connectedness
Workshop that addresses peacebuilding and football
Farah  Albadarneh Jadranka Stikovac Clark Generations For Peace
2020-12-03T15:00:00Z 2020-12-03T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Using+Sport+for+Development+as+a+tool+to+build+connectedness https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Football3 - a different way to play
This workshop will explore Football3 which is a football methodology that promotes teamwork, dialogue and fair play.
Vanessa Thiele
2020-12-03T15:00:00Z 2020-12-03T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Football3+-+a+different+way+to+play https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Shifting the paradigm:From sustainability to regenerative education through football
This workshop aims to raise awareness about the need to shift education from “sustainability” to “regenerative” and it's applications.
Jason Twill Nihal Al-Saleh Jaimie Cloud
2020-12-03T15:00:00Z 2020-12-03T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Shifting+the+paradigm%3AFrom+sustainability+to+regenerative+education+through+football https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mind & Body connection
Breathing techniques and meditation break
Vishnu Njalil Prakashan
2020-12-03T15:45:00Z 2020-12-03T16:00:00Z Asia/Riyadh Mind+%26+Body+connection https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Brave Space
A highly-interactive poetry writing and performance workshop.
Charity Blackwell Bethany Henderson
2020-12-03T16:00:00Z 2020-12-03T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Brave+Space https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Cultural & Entertainment Experience during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022
This workshop session will present the cultural experience of fans and visitors during the FIFA World Cup Qatar 2022™
Khaled Al-Suwaidi Aneesh Gangadharan
2020-12-03T16:00:00Z 2020-12-03T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Cultural+%26+Entertainment+Experience+during+the+FIFA+World+Cup+Qatar+2022 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Raising awareness on gender stereotypes
The workshop will introduce participants to gender stereotypes and how to address them through sport.
Jaspreet Kaur
2020-12-03T16:00:00Z 2020-12-03T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Raising+awareness+on+gender+stereotypes+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Creating Sustainable Programming; Coaching the Coach and Ability Friendly Football
Rocco McGowan Joselia NEVES Sabika Shaban Radha Balani
2020-12-03T16:00:00Z 2020-12-03T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Creating+Sustainable+Programming%3B+Coaching+the+Coach+and+Ability+Friendly+Football https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Community in times of uncertainty
This workshop will focus on the sense of individual responsibility in times of uncertainty.
Fedaa Ihssan Abed Ali Nidal Majdi Alkafarna Asmaa Abu Mustafa
2020-12-03T17:00:00Z 2020-12-03T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Community+in+times+of+uncertainty https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Sport and youth engagement in turbulent times
This workshop will discuss how youth groups can stay connected through sport during and beyond the Covid-19 pandemic.
Caroline Tresise Warren Lucas Ben Sanders Ishita Godinho Maggie Brennan
2020-12-03T17:00:00Z 2020-12-03T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Sport+and+youth+engagement+in+turbulent+times https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Dealing with COVID-19: tips for continuing local-level sport activities during a global crisis
Understanding the concept of Resilience, beyond the buzzword.
Saif Ullah Khan Kymbat  Bektay Mohammed Asaduzzaman-Praschl Yik Wai Chee Muyngim Eng Soteya  Trasadas Nith  Koem Caroline Tresise margaux Inocando
2020-12-03T17:00:00Z 2020-12-03T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Dealing+with+COVID-19%3A+tips+for+continuing+local-level+sport+activities+during+a+global+crisis https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
321 Connected - Creating Healthy Active Citizens
An interactive session will give participants an opportunity to connect with and sample the power of the Olympic and Paralympic Values.
Derek Peaple Trevor Smith
2020-12-03T17:00:00Z 2020-12-03T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh 321+Connected+-+Creating+Healthy+Active+Citizens+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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As Roma Youth Sector's Vision
Workshop focused on the methodologies of AS Roma’s Youth Sector
Alessio Fazi
2020-12-03T17:00:00Z 2020-12-03T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh As+Roma+Youth+Sector%27s+Vision+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Empathy
Workshop will explore the learnable human skill of empathy, a vehicle for connectedness, what it is and why it matters.
Bea Garcia
2020-12-04T15:00:00Z 2020-12-04T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Empathy https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Can you hear me?
The journey of 80+ youth elite players who came together to discover they share much more than a passion for the game.
Yasamin Erfani Umer Butt Marvin Yang Samantha Kenney Maha Albadr Aygul Janmyradova Anis Kassem Maleeka Amith Cian Gabriel Galsim Xavier Chang
2020-12-04T15:00:00Z 2020-12-04T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Can+you+hear+me%3F https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Purposeful Play: An Interactive workshop on the importance of Play for Education, Fun, and Connectedness
This workshop will address why we play sports, why play and active movement improves learning outcomes and how it breaks down barriers leading to connectedness.
Brian Suskiewicz
2020-12-04T15:00:00Z 2020-12-04T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Purposeful%09Play%3A%09An%09Interactive%09workshop%09on%09the%09importance%09of%09Play%09for%09Education%2C%09Fun%2C%09+and%09Connectedness https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Learn, Inspire and Influence
An interactive workshop with the youth that will enable them to learn more about their competencies.
Maysoun Nakhleh Yumon Masri
2020-12-04T15:00:00Z 2020-12-04T15:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Learn%2C+Inspire+and+Influence https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
In Conversation with Youri Djorkaeff
FIFA Foundation CEO Youri Djorkaeff speaks to GA Programmes Director Nasser Al Khori about the power of football to positively impact youth across the world.
2020-12-04T15:45:00Z 2020-12-04T16:00:00Z Asia/Riyadh In+Conversation+with+Youri+Djorkaeff https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Digital Marketing for Social Change
Arab-Open University presents this session to teach participants how to utilize Digital Marketing to make change in their communities.
Dr.Kabaly P Subramanian
2020-12-04T16:00:00Z 2020-12-04T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Digital+Marketing+for+Social+Change https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Be An Entrepreneur – Business for a Better World
An interactive session adapted from the Kick for Trade Curriculum to give youth the opportunity to explore their potential as entrepreneurs
Steve Fleming
2020-12-04T16:00:00Z 2020-12-04T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Be+An+Entrepreneur+%E2%80%93+Business+for+a+Better+World+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
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Impact Your Community online
This workshop would help participants to discover and learn how to implement online community impact programs through youth leadership.
Fatima El Mahdi
2020-12-04T16:00:00Z 2020-12-04T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Impact+Your+Community+online https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Staying connected through modified football
Through this workshop, participants will understand the concepts of life-skills development through sport
Aizaz Jamil Farzana Khan
2020-12-04T16:00:00Z 2020-12-04T16:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Staying+connected+through+modified+football https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Mind & Body connection
Breathing techniques and meditation break
Vishnu Njalil Prakashan
2020-12-04T16:45:00Z 2020-12-04T17:00:00Z Asia/Riyadh Mind+%26+Body+connection https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Empowering Youth and Connecting Communities through Sport
Sport has the ability to unite people across divides through the fundamental human need for play and social cohesion.
2020-12-04T17:00:00Z 2020-12-04T17:45:00Z Asia/Riyadh Empowering+Youth+and+Connecting+Communities+through+Sport+ https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fgeneration-amazing-festival-2020 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

Speakers

Farzana Khan

Training Officer-Right To Play

Aneesh Gangadharan

Supreme Committee for Delivery and Legacy

Steve Fleming

Co-founder, Kick4Life

Megumi Aoyama

Associate External Relations Officer -UNHCR

Chiara Ghisi

UNHCR

Alessio Fazi

International Academies Coordinator - AS Roma

margaux Inocando

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Sabika Shaban

Founder, Specially Abled Community & Inclusion Activist

Radha Balani

Director of Design and Facilitation- ThinkBeyond

Farah Albadarneh

Programmes Manager- GFP

Warren Lucas

Chair of the Youth Network for Sport, Development and Peace

Charity Blackwell

Director of Creatives Arts & Education - DC Scores

Vishnu Njalil Prakashan

Yoga teacher and Author

Rocco McGowan

Ability Friendly Young Participant

Dr.Kabaly P Subramanian

Assistant Professor-Arab Open University

Fatima El Mahdi

Head of THIMUN Qatar

Alexandra Chalat

Legacy Lead, World Cup Master Program, Qatar Foundation

Jason Twill

Director, World Cup Program

Nihal Al-Saleh

Project Manager- Sustainable Cities / QF

Joselia NEVES

HBKU Professor / Associate Dean for Social Engagement and Access

Nidal Majdi Alkafarna

EAA - Al Fakhoora Scholarship Recipient

Jason Roberts

Director of Development-CONCACAF

Asmaa Abu Mustafa

EAA - Al Fakhoora Scholarship Recipient

Marvin Yang

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Maysoun Nakhleh

Sports and Life skills trainer - PS4L

Vishnu prasad

Yoga teacher and Author

Jaimie Cloud

Founder and president of the Cloud Institute for Sustainability Education - NYC

Bethany Henderson

Network President - DC Scores

Fedaa Ihssan Abed Ali

EAA - Al Fakhoora Scholarship Recipient

Ben Sanders

Senior Consultant

Maggie Brennan

Commonwealth Youth Sport for Development and Peace Network (CYSDP) Member

Yasamin Erfani

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Samantha Kenney

Aurora Ambassador

Umer Butt

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Ishita Godinho

UNESCO Youth and Sport Task Force Member

Derek Peaple

UK Sporting Heritage Ambassador

Nasser Al Khori

Programmes Director - Generation Amazing

Jaspreet Kaur

Project Manager, YFC India

Yik Wai Chee

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Khaled Al-Suwaidi

Stakeholders relation Senior manager - SC

Bea Garcia

Arts Project Manager - StreetChildUnited

Trevor Smith

Consultant - Olympic & Sports Museum

Saif Ullah Khan

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Kymbat Bektay

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Mohammed Asaduzzaman-Praschl

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Muyngim Eng

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Soteya Trasadas

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Nith Koem

Youth and Sport Task Force Member - UNESCO

Caroline Tresise

Manager of the Youth and Sport Task Force - Consultant / UNESCO

Aizaz Jamil

Field Facilitator - Right To Play

Maha Albadr

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Aygul Janmyradova

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Anis Kassem

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Maleeka Amith

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Cian Gabriel Galsim

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Xavier Chang

AFC-Aurora Ambassador

Vanessa Thiele

Streetfootballworld project manager & Football3 Expert

Brian Suskiewicz

Chief Executive of Coaches Across Continents

Jadranka Stikovac Clark Generations For Peace

Senior Advisor and GFP Institute Director

Yumon Masri

Football and Life Skills Facilitator - Sports for Life

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