USC Research Showcase - High Performance Sport

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USC Research Showcase - High Performance Sport

At USC we’re building the ultimate environment where high performance and emerging athletes can flourish supported by world leaders in coaching, performance development, and sport and exercise science research. Highlights of the showcase will include keynote presentations from Professor Caroline Finch, DVC (Research), Edith Cowan University, Noeline Taurua, Coach - Sunshine Coast Lightning and Jamie Young, Goalkeeper - Brisbane Roar as well as our leading high performance researchers.

Program

Session

Title

Speaker

12–1pm

Networking Lunch

 

1–2pm

Engaging with sport to maximise adoption of injury prevention messages and programs

Keynote Speaker – Professor Caroline Finch, DVC (Research), Edith Cowan University

 

Session 1

Chair: Professor Brendan Burkett, Professor of Biomechanics and Director of High Performance Sport

2–2.15pm

Complex systems thinking in sports injury research: Future directions and opportunities

Dr Adam Hulme, Research Fellow, Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems

2.15 – 2.30pm

Psycho-Behavioural Momentum in Golf Match-Play: Players’ Perspectives

Associate Professor Geoff Lovell, Associate Professor in Psychology

2.30–2.45pm

Winners and losers: How restraint of trade affects Trans-Tasman Netball

Ms Simone Pearce, Lecture in Law

2.45 – 3pm

Fueled for performance: Athlete nutrition at the Commonwealth Games

Associate Professor Fiona Pelly, Associate Professor, Nutrition and Dietetics

3–3.30pm

Networking and Afternoon Tea

 
 

Session 2

Chair: Professor Paul Salmon, Director, Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems

3.30–3.45pm

A systems approach to optimising performance analysis in team sport

Mr Scott McLean, Research Fellow, Centre for Human Factors and Sociotechnical Systems

3.45–4pm

High-performance sport: from USC to the international stage

Professor Brendan Burkett, Director of High Performance Sport

4.00 – 4.15pm

Environmental factors influencing para student-athletes

Dr Bridie Kean, Associate Lecturer in Public Health

4.15–4.30pm

A new sporting horizon: a content analysis of Super Netball newspaper coverage

Dr Peter English, Lecturer, Journalism

4.30–4.45pm

High Performance Sport – Research Directions in Physical Performance

Dr Mark McKean, Leader, Physical Performance in High Performance Sport

4.45–5.30pm

Poster session and drinks

 

Judges: Professor Caroline Finch and Professor Roland De Marco

5.30–6pm

High Performance Sport Business Innovation Event

“Innovation Connections – Facilitating connections between SMEs and Publicly Funded Research Organisations”

Industry Partners 3 Minute to Win It

Dr Scott McNeil, Innovation Connections Program, AusIndustry – Entrepreneurs’ Development

6–6.30pm

High Performance Sport Keynote Presentations

Ms Noeline Taurua, Coach, Sunshine Coast Lightning

Mr Jamie Young, Brisbane Roar Goalkeeper

6.30–7pm

Panel Discussion
Professor Paul Salmon (Chair)

 

 

Professor Caroline Finch

Ms Noeline Taurua

Mr Jamie Young

Professor Brendan Burkett

Dr Clare Dallat

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