Strand 1: Youth Athlete Development Conference (YADC) – “Harnessing Potential”

2 November 2020

0915Guest of HonourOpening Address
0930Dr Craig HarrisonLessons from the Skate Park: Developing the Adaptable, Resilient Athlete
1015Teo Siew LanFostering a Positive Learning Environment in School Sport
1100Dr Haresh SuppiahSleep in the Youth Athlete Environment: Optimising Sleep Support Strategies
1145Jesse PhillipsTalent Search: An Athlete’s Perspective
1300Dr Li PingweiIs International Junior Success a Reliable Predictor for International Senior Success?
1345Kelvin HoCharting the Pathway from YOG to the Olympic Games
1430Assoc. Prof Kristoffer HenriksenThe “Organisational Triangle” in the Athletic Talent Development Environment
1515Lim Chea RongCreating Consistent Success in a Talent Development Environment
1600Thomas BuzaBreaking the Chain: Mattias Falck’s Pathway to the World Table Tennis Championship Final

3 November 2020

0930Dr Tim BuszardApplication of Skill Acquisition Principles Across a Range of Sports
1015Assoc. Prof Chow Jia YiPractitioners’ Perception and Experiences with Nonlinear Pedagogy in the Singapore context
1100Dr Jonathan Leo NgSkill Acquisition Principles in Movement-based Lessons
1145Round Up Discussion – Matthew Wylde (NYSI), Dr Neha Malhotra (NYSI) and Dr Su Chun Wei (SSI)

Strand 2: High Performance Development – “Pursuit of Excellence”

3 November 2020

1400Prof David B. PyneContributions of Sports Science to Sports Performance: Past, Present & Future.
1500Dr Marcus LeeSport science: Catalysing “a little red dot’s” aspirations to punch above it’s weight in high performance sport.

4 November 2020

0930Dr Timothy SuchomelThe Importance of Muscular Strength for Sports Performance
1030Kelvin ChuaStrength Training Modalities & Practical Applications for Sport Performance
1115Chen Siow EeEnhancing Sports Performance with the Inclusion of High Intensity Exercises During Warm Up
1300Danny LumContributions of SSI Strength & Conditioning to Elite Sport Performance in Singapore: The Untold Story
1400Dr Luqman AzizBiomechanics for Sport Performance
1445Joyce KohSmooth Seas Don’t Make Skilled Sailors
1530Huang LiyanUntangling Challenges of the Athlete – A Nutrition Perspective
1615Andrew TayS&C Support for Tokyo 2021 (Badminton & Para Swimming)

5 November 2020

0930Dr Richard SwinbourneFrom Broken Circuits to Completing the Loop: Sport Science Support at SSI During Uncertain Times
1030Dr Raymond SoHow the Hong Kong Sports Institute Responded to Covid-19 Pandemic
1115Chua Man TongSSI Circuit Breaker Survey 2020
1200Round Up Discussion – Dr Raymond So (HKSI), Dr Frankie Tan (SSI) and Dr Low Chee Yong (NYSI)
1245Chairman Closing
End of Programme