Top speakers for Scottish Women in Sport conference

IT’S that time of year again!. The annual Scottish Women in Sport Conference takes place at RBS Gogarburn on Friday May 19.

The year the focus is on The Business of Sport and will include the inspirational story of the This Girl Can campaign from Sport England director Kate Bosomworth.

Other topics include how to make the transition from successful athlete to businesswoman and the impact of funding cuts.

The event will be hosted by SWIS founder Maureen McGonigle.

Among the speakers will be Sports Minister Aileen Campbell, Rhona Shepherd of Red Sky Management on the changing commercial sponsorship landscape for female athletes; Everactiv founder and former triathlete Catriona Morrison MBE; Netball Scotland CEO Claire Nelson and RBS’s National Women in Business manager Yvonne Greeves.

James Elwood, Talent Director of Ball Street, and Bernie Shaw Binns of Brand Oath complete the line-up.

Tickets, priced £85 are available here: