GSM Live: Now & Then - How Sport Has Transformed
Global Sport Matters Live will be held on Friday, April 16th at 11:00 a.m. (Pacific) / 2:00 p.m. (Eastern)
For many, it’s been approximately a year in the life of a pandemic. We’ve seen tragedy, resilience, growing gaps of opportunity and opportunities for growth, juxtaposed in communities across the globe. The world of sport was not immune.
From a pause in play, to a push for more progressive racial justice, to unanswered questions about the long-lasting impacts of COVID-19 that still linger in the air - what do we wish we knew then, that we know now?
On the next show, we welcome back guests from our Around the World: COVID-19 & Sport show one year later to discuss how they and sport have transformed in the last 12 months.
Date: Friday, April 16th
Time: 11AM (Pacific) / 2PM (Eastern)
Tracey Holmes | Australian Journalist and presenter on ABC News Radio
Andrés Martinez | Arizona State University Professor of Practice & Journalist
Ilhaam Groenewald | Chief Director of Maties Sports at Stellenbosch University, S. Africa
Simon Chadwick | Director of Eurasian Sport at emlyon business school
Natalie Welch | Faculty Athletics Representative & Professor at Linfield University, member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians
Steve Ross | Professor of Law at Penn State & Executive Director, Penn State Center for the Study of Sports in Society
Lori Okimura | Executive Board Member, Angel City Sports & Fmr. Chairman, USA Volleyball
Kenneth L. Shropshire | CEO, Global Sport Institute