Sport Durham Convergence - This event has already occurred
Tuesday, December 10, 2019 8:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Durham College Esports Arena (located in Student Centre), 12 Commencement Drive, Oshawa
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Sports and Recreation
Join us at the 2019 Sport Durham Convergence where we will share, learn, grow partnerships and collaborate to advance sport tourism and strengthen sport culture in Durham Region!
This year’s event will be held at the Durham College Esports Gaming Arena (located in the Durham College Oshawa Campus Student Centre), where you’ll have a chance to see and try out esports first hand, on one of 60 gaming machines.
Our exciting roster includes:
- Registration, Continental Breakfast and Welcome
- Presentation: Durham Region 2019 Ontario Parasport Games Results and Legacy Initiatives and Sport Durham Update
- Presentation: Esports and Sport Tourism with Sarah Wagg, Manager Esports Arena
- Interactive Panel Discussion: Untraditional and Emerging Sport Event Opportunities featuring Esports, Pickleball and Chess, just to name a few!
- Refreshment Break and Durham College Business of Sport Student Presentations: Emerging Sports in Durham Region
- Presentation: Hosting Sustainable Events with Eric Novak of EnviroDad.com
- Lunch and Esports Gaming Freeplay
General Admission is $20 and Durham College Sport Management Student Admission is $10.
Dress Code: We invite you to dress for comfort. Casual/athletic wear is encouraged.
Parking: Complimentary parking available in Founders 1 parking lot directly behind the Student Centre / Esports Arena building. The parking gate will be up and there will be no need to take a ticket. View the DC Oshawa Campus map for event parking and location details.
Space is limited so be sure to register before the December 4 deadline!