The Football Facilities Forum is an all-inclusive update of football facilities, with leading experts sharing their knowledge of facilities case studies, funding opportunities, synthetic surface updates, working with government at all levels, and an opportunity to network with key stakeholders.
The 2016 program (Friday 4th November, 2016) included:
The development of Women’s Football and the need for facilities investment. Keynote speech from Westfield Matildas Head Coach Alen Stajcic.
NSW Asian Cup 2015 Legacy Fund – information about the fund, project management stages and how to succeed with your funding application.
There was also sessions on Business Planning, the Community Building Partnership, ClubGRANTS Category 3, Synthetic field case studies and Turf Management. Sessions were on engagement with federal, state and local government will be presented by The Hon. Craig Laundy, MP for Reid, Matt Kean, MP for Hornsby and Michael Regan respectively.
INTRO TO THE FOOTBALL FACILITIES UNIT
Presenter: Ricardo Piccioni
HOW THE USE OF LED LIGHTING IS USED WITHIN FACILITIES
Presenter: Justin Albin
PARKSHED MODULAR AMENITIES BLOCK
Presenter: Vincent Sweeney
CURRENT STUDY CONDUCTED ON GRASS FIELDS & TURF MANAGEMENT
Presenter: DR. Mick Battam
FROM GRASSROOTS TO THE MATILDAS
Presenter: Alen Stajcic
HOW TO WRITE A GRANT
Presenter: Mia Jenkins
PROJECT MANAGEMENT STAGES OF BECOMING SHOVEL READY
Presenter: David Riddell
BUSINESS STRATEGIC PLANNING
Presenter: Simon Haire
CASE STUDY ON WESTLEIGH WATER BOARD SITE
Presenter: Geoff Knowles
HOW TO ENGAGE WITH YOUR FEDERAL MP
Presenter: HON> Craig Laundy Gilbert Lorquet
INSIGHTS FOR 2017 SYNTHETICS
Presenter: Martin Sheppard