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World Players' Development Conference 2021

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· Main Stage
Welcome Address
Presented by Michele Roberts, Executive Director, NBPA
2021-04-27T12:00:00Z 2021-04-27T12:10:00Z Europe/Dublin Welcome+Address https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Athlete Turned Executive: Personal Reflections of COVID on and off the Court
Presented by Jose Calderón, Former Professional Basketball Player and NBPA Executive
2021-04-27T12:10:00Z 2021-04-27T12:40:00Z Europe/Dublin Athlete+Turned+Executive%3A+Personal+Reflections+of+COVID+on+and+off+the+Court https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Q&A Session - Hosted by Omar Hassanein
Q&A Session with Jose Calderón. Hosted by Omar Hassanein, Chief Executive, International Rugby Players' Association (IRPA)
2021-04-27T12:40:00Z 2021-04-27T13:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Q%26A+Session+-+Hosted+by+Omar+Hassanein https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Elite Athlete and Coach Panel Discussion: Reflecting on the Impact of COVID on Performance and Metal Wellbeing -- Hosted by Matt Graham (WPA)
With panelists Gabriela Garton (Argentine Women's Football), Daria Gavrilova (Australian Tennis Pro) and Jacques Nienaber (South African Men's Rugby Union).
2021-04-29T11:55:00Z 2021-04-29T12:40:00Z Europe/Dublin Elite+Athlete+and+Coach+Panel+Discussion%3A+Reflecting+on+the+Impact+of+COVID+on+Performance+and+Metal+Wellbeing+--+Hosted+by+Matt+Graham+%28WPA%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Q&A Session - Hosted by Matt Graham
With panelists Gabriela Garton (Argentine Women's Football), Daria Gavrilova (Australian Tennis Pro) and Jacques Nienaber (South African Men's Rugby Union)
2021-04-29T12:40:00Z 2021-04-29T13:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Q%26A+Session+-+Hosted+by+Matt+Graham https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
How Basketball, Rowing and Australian Rules Football have Adapted to Maintain Connection with their Players -- hosted by Deborah Murman (NBPA)
With panelists Mark Anderson (AFL, Fremantle FC), Chrysa Chin (NBPA) and Helen Ferguson (EIS, GB Rowing)
2021-05-04T12:00:00Z 2021-05-04T13:15:00Z Europe/Dublin How+Basketball%2C+Rowing+and+Australian+Rules+Football+have+Adapted+to+Maintain+Connection+with+their+Players+--+hosted+by+Deborah+Murman+%28NBPA%29 https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Open Discussion Room
Join other #PDC2021 attendees in an open discussion room to chat about today's live session. All attendees welcome to join after the live session is complete
2021-05-04T13:00:00Z 2021-05-04T15:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Open+Discussion+Room https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Athlete Activism and the Role of the Player Association and the Player Development Manager
Presented by Kat Craig, Founder and CEO, Athlead
2021-05-06T12:00:00Z 2021-05-06T12:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Athlete+Activism+and+the+Role+of+the+Player+Association+and+the+Player+Development+Manager https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Q&A Session
Q&A Session with Kat Craig. Hosted by Alex McKenzie, Founder, Alex McKenzie Consulting
2021-05-06T12:30:00Z 2021-05-06T13:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Q%26A+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Open Discussion Room
Join other #PDC2021 attendees in an open discussion room to chat about today's live session. All attendees welcome to join after the live session is complete
2021-05-06T13:00:00Z 2021-05-06T15:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Open+Discussion+Room https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Reflections and Experiences of Sexual Abuse and Trauma in Sport: Supporting Our Athletes in Remedy - Hosted by Dr. Paul Gaffney
With Shoichi Sugiyama (Sports Attorney, Field-R Law), Grace French (President and Founder, The Army of Survivors) and Richie Sadlier (Pundit and Former Player)
2021-05-11T12:00:00Z 2021-05-11T12:25:00Z Europe/Dublin Reflections+and+Experiences+of+Sexual+Abuse+and+Trauma+in+Sport%3A+Supporting+Our+Athletes+in+Remedy+-+Hosted+by+Dr.+Paul+Gaffney https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Project CARE Platform/Handbook Launch
Presented by Dr. Katrina Collins, Chartered Psychologist, Collins Consulting
2021-05-11T12:25:00Z 2021-05-11T12:35:00Z Europe/Dublin Project+CARE+Platform%2FHandbook+Launch https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Q&A Session
Q&A Session with Shiochi Sugiyama, Grace French, Richie Sadlier and Dr. Katrina Collins. Hosted by Dr. Paul Gaffney
2021-05-11T12:35:00Z 2021-05-11T13:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Q%26A+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Open Discussion Room
Join other #PDC2021 attendees in an open discussion room to chat about today's live session. All attendees welcome to join after the live session is complete
2021-05-11T13:00:00Z 2021-05-11T15:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Open+Discussion+Room https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Compassion Fatigue: Symptoms and How to Combat It
Presented by Dr. Paul Gaffney, Senior Clinical Psychologist, Health Service Executive (HSE)
2021-05-13T12:00:00Z 2021-05-13T12:15:00Z Europe/Dublin Compassion+Fatigue%3A+Symptoms+and+How+to+Combat+It https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Framework for PDM Self-Care
Presented by Emily Downes, National Personal Development Programme Manager, New Zealand Rugby Players’ Association (NZRPA)
2021-05-13T12:15:00Z 2021-05-13T12:30:00Z Europe/Dublin Framework+for+PDM+Self-Care https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Q&A Session
Q&A Session with Dr. Paul Gaffney and Emily Downes. Hosted by Lynsey Williams, Lead Personal Development Manager, Professional Cricketers' Association (PCA)
2021-05-13T12:30:00Z 2021-05-13T12:50:00Z Europe/Dublin Q%26A+Session https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Main Stage
Closing Comments
Presented by Brendan Schwab (World Players Association) and Matteo Zuretti (NBPA)
2021-05-13T12:50:00Z 2021-05-13T13:10:00Z Europe/Dublin Closing+Comments https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)
· Sessions
Open Discussion Room
Join other #PDC2021 attendees in an open discussion room to chat about today's live session. All attendees welcome to join after the live session is complete
2021-05-13T13:00:00Z 2021-05-13T15:00:00Z Europe/Dublin Open+Discussion+Room https%3A%2F%2Fhopin.com%2Fevents%2Fworld-players-development-conference-2021 Hosted virtually on Hopin (link in the description)

The event is over

Content Hub

View our Last Session!

Thursday, 13 May 2021

PDC21 • Session 5

Tuesday, 11 May 2021

Project CARE • Ready to Respond

View & Download the Handbook

Project CARE • Visit The Portal

worldplayerscare.co

Pre-Watch • Andrea Florence

Project CARE Overview

Pre-Watch • Dr. Daniel Rhind

Project CARE Research Findings

Pre-Watch • Kat Craig

Athlead

Essay • Shoichi Sugiyama

Grievance Mechanisms

PDC21 • Session 4

Thursday, 06 May 2021

Pre-Watch • 'The Activist Athlete'

Sports Illustrated

Pre-Watch • Brendan Schwab

World Players Association

Pre-Watch • Interview

Athletes and Activism

Pre-Watch • Billie Jean King

“Our job is to lead”

Pre-Watch • Marcus Rashford

The interview that shook England

Pre-Watch • Ibtihaj Muhammad

Why Activism Is So Crucial

Pre-Watch • FIFPro

Honouring Football's Pioneering Activists

PDC21 • Session 3

Tuesday, 04 May 2021

Pre-Watch • Chrysa Chin & Ricki Dean

National Basketball Players Association

Pre-Watch • Helen Ferguson

English Institute of Sport

Pre-Watch • Mark Anderson

Fremantle FC

PDC21 • Session 2

Thursday, 29 April 2021

PDC21 • Session 1

Tuesday, 27 April 2021

PDC21 • Conference Welcome

A message from Brendan Schwab, Executive Director, World Players Association

PDC21 • Conference Introduction

A message from Pamela Gilpin, Player Development Coordinator, World Players Association

Meet our Speakers

World Players' Development Conference 2021

Meet the Steering Committee

World Players' Development Conference 2021

PDF • The Standard

View & Download The World Player Development, Wellbeing, Transition and Retirement Standard - Paris 2017

PDF • Surveying Retired Players (EN)

View & Download the Guidelines on Surveying Retired Players 2020 (English)

PDF • Surveying Retired Players (ES)

View & Download the Guidelines on Surveying Retired Players 2020 (Spanish)

PDF • Transition from Sport

View & Download Transition from Sport: A Review of Player Association Research Into Retired Players

Infographic • The Standard

View & Download The World Player Development, Wellbeing, Transition and Retirement Standard - Paris 2017 Infographic

Infographic • Surveying Retired Players

View & Download the Surveying Retired Players Infographic

Research • Gaelic Players Association

Beyond COVID-19: An exploratory study of the psychological response of Inter-County Gaelic Games' athletes to the coronavirus pandemic

Research • Rugby Players Ireland

Taking Control During Covid: An investigation into the wellbeing of Pro Rugby Players in Ireland

Research • South African Cricketers' Association

The Development of SACA Career Transition Tools