Pre-Conference Reception and Panel Discussion

The Sport & Society Conference is pleased to announce the Pre-Conference Reception and Panel Discussion.

Join other conference delegates at the pre-conference reception for drinks, light hor d'oeuvres, and a chance to converse. The reception will be followed by a panel discussion, "Globalization of Live Sport." The panel speakers include:

  • Karen Sebesta
  • Monika Platek
  • John Pitblado
  • Curtis Maloley (Moderator)

Date: 19 June 2019
Time: 17:00-20:00 (5:00-8:00 PM)
Cost: Free to all conference delegates
Location: Sears Atrium, Ryerson University
245 Church Street, Toronto, Canada, Third Floor

There is no need to pre-register for this event.

Conference Event: Blue Jays Baseball Game

The Sport & Society Conference is pleased to announce the Conference Event: Blue Jays Baseball Game.

A group rate has been arranged for the Toronto Blue Jays game against the Los Angeles Angels on Thursday, 20 June 2019 at Rogers Centre. Seats will be near first base in Section 114 (highlighted in purple on the map above). To secure your ticket, please register for the event using the button below. Register early as tickets with the group rate are limited. Please note, only registrations that are paid in full will be considered confirmed. Simply requesting a reservation will not guarantee a place on the tour.

Date: Thursday, 20 June 2019
Time: 19:07 (7:07 PM)
Cost: US$45
Location: Rogers Centre
Directions: See map

2019 Toronto Pride Festival

The weekend of 21-23 June will have numerous Pride Festival activities in the heart of Toronto. This is the largest festival in Canada, and the main area is 5-10 minute walk from Ryerson University. Activities include a 5K Remembrance Run, Parade, Music, and more. Please visit the Toronto Pride Festival registration page for more information or download the Remembrance Run information packet below.