Coaching Association of Canada

Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference 2024

Call for Proposals Open ! 

Interested in presenting at SLS24? To submit a presentation for consideration, please complete this short application by May 24.

November 14 – 15, 2024 – Treaty 4, Regina, Saskatchewan 

The Coaching Association of Canada (CAC) is pleased to announce that the city of Regina has been selected to host the 2024 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference (SLS24), which will take place from November 14-15, 2024, at the Regina Exhibition Association Limited (REAL). The REAL operates the largest interconnected event complex in Canada. The Petro-Canada Sport Leadership Awards Gala will be held on November 15th at the Regina Delta Hotel. 

The Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference is Canada’s largest conference for coaches, researchers, sport executives, and administrators. It consists of two days of learning, professional development, and networking with the top minds and leaders of the sport, business, and education communities in Canada. With a focus on professional development, networking, and the exchange of best practices, the conference serves as a vital platform for coaches, administrators, and executives to stay at the forefront of the dynamic sports landscape.

Theme of the 2024 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference

Amplifying Voices

Join us at the Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference as we focus on the importance of amplifying voices across the sport community. Through gaining a deeper understanding of the perspectives of others, we can create more inclusive and safe spaces. We invite sport leaders to shift their focus towards improvement and growth, by gaining insights through wisdom from diverse narratives.

The 2024 Petro-Canada Sport Leadership sportif conference is an opportunity for us to:

  • Amplify voices that advocate for inclusivity, equity, and progress;
  • Collectively strengthen diverse narratives to drive positive change;
  • Embrace holistic approaches to learning with a growth mindset.

Through insightful discussions, collaborative endeavours, and sharing experiences, we aim to nurture a community of resilient and enlightened leaders who can create supportive environments where individual voices can thrive. Together, let us create an environment where inclusion is at the forefront of our journey toward excellence for the future of the sport system in Canada.

At SLS24, delegates are not only encouraged but empowered to explore and share their stories, experiences, and insights, empowering one another to be catalysts for collective change in sports and beyond. Together, we can showcase the beneficial nature of change, creating a brighter and more inclusive future for sports in Canada.

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Sponsorship Opportunities

Interested in having a brand presence at the SLS24 conference? Sponsorship is a great way to make new connections and share information about your organization with leaders of the sport system in Canada. 

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Ready to go? Submit your sponsor application here. Once you have submitted your application, a representative from the CAC will contact you to confirm your sponsorship and the next steps. You will not be asked to make a payment until your sponsorship has been confirmed.