Agenda announced for the 24th Annual BASL Conference
12 September 2016 - With just over one month to go until this year's BASL conference, BASL are delighted to publish the full agenda. Click the button below to download the booking form and secure your place at the annual event held this year at the iconic London Stadium.
Paula Radcliffe, MBE and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson, DBE headline one of the best speaker line-ups in recent years.
This year's agenda includes:
- David Walsh (Sunday Times Journalist) and Nick Bitel (Sport England Chairman) joining the "Doping In Sport" panel chaired by Bird and Bird Partner, Jon Taylor;
- Sir Anthony Hooper joined by Jane Purdon (UK Sport) and William Gaillard (former UEFA Communications head) discussing whether government intervention can eliminate corruption in sport; and
- eSports entrepreneurs Spike Laurie, Chester King, Sam Matthews and Michael O'Dell discussing the issues arising from the huge growth in popularity of eSports in recent years.
In addition to the existing panels, BASL will be announcing the Hot Topics session in the next few days.
Look forward to seeing you next month.
- The continued rise of eSport – Efforts to combat match fixing and improve integrity
- Investigating systemic doping in sports: How independent commissions are established and run
- Bold thinking : Is gambling a bigger threat to sport than drugs?
- Nick Bitel, CEO London Marathon & Chair of Sport England talks about the challenges facing sports governing bodies - Episode 28