• Gates Speaks at Ivy Sports Symposium

    November 14, 2014.  Coaches Across Continents founder Nick Gates is speaking today on a panel at the 9th annual Ivy Sports Symposium hosted in Princeton, New Jersey, USA.  The panel will focus on Sport for Social Impact: Shared Value.  It will address the challenges that sport for development organizations face around fundraising, increasing awareness, measuring impact, and establishing strategic partnerships. Additionally the panel will try to answer how individuals and groups aiming to use sport for social change identify and achieve shared value across their work, and how non-profits, for profits, and brands work together to strengthen their impact.

    Coaches Across Continents is proud to continue promoting and advocating the field of sport for development  This marks the eighth talk that CAC has participated in globally in 2014, including previous engagements in Philadelphia (USA), India, Qatar, South Africa, New York twice (USA), and San Francisco (USA).  The Ivy Sports Symposium (ISS) is an annual student-run conference considered among the global sports industry’s premier events. ISS successfully blends an intimate conference setting with dynamic speakers in order to support the cultivation of information sharing and relationship building among the industry’s top leaders and their potential successors. The event inspires innovative approaches and thinking to sport’s greatest opportunities and challenges.

    After receiving the Beyond Sport Award last month, Nick Gates is now speaking at the Ivy Sports Symposium