Registration Now Open: MLSE LaunchPad’s Research to Practice Symposium

Registration is now open for MLSE LaunchPad’s second annual Research to Practice Symposium on June 5, 2019.

This event brings together practitioners working with youth in sport and researchers in the sport sector to tackle common issues together with the best practical and theoretical minds at the table. Through facilitated workshops, you will identify major issues that cross the R2P gap and #BridgeTheGap to move forward in a smarter, faster, and more collaborative way.

Come for an engaging day of networking, small group discussion, and action planning regarding challenges across multiple fields of sport, including:

  • Women & Girls in Sport
  • Coaching and Leadership Development
  • Physical Education in Schools
  • Supporting Mental Health through Sport and Activity
  • Community-Based Sport and Sport for Development


2019 Research to Practice Symposium

Date: Wednesday, June 5, 2019
Time: 8:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
LocationMLSE LaunchPad (259 Jarvis Street, Toronto)
RegistrationNow open
Cost: Free!

ContactGillian White, Director of Knowledge Translation for MLSE LaunchPad


April Events

MLSE Launchpad is also hosting a series of smaller free Research to Practice workshops in April, covering:

Sport For Development and Community-Based Sport – April 15, 2019

Women & Girls’ Participation in Sport – April 25, 2019

Coaching and Leadership Development (with NCCP Module Empower+) – April 30, 2019

These workshops will cover more focused Research to Practice content specific to the current issues and trends of each group. Registration for multiple events is possible, however space is limited.


To view more upcoming events, visit our Professional Development page.