Program

2017 SDA Conference

Propelling your Knowledge & Practice

Thursday 19th October
11.30am – 5.30pm Master Class – Nutrition & Injury Management (Sports House)
Friday 20th October 
From 9.00am Registration with Arrival Tea & Coffee
10.00 – 10.50am WELCOME & MOTIVATIONAL KICKSTART
Welcome – Simone Austin (SDA President)
“Be a crusader” by Chris Nunn
10.50- 11.50am Recipe for Business Success: 
1. Your unique selling point – Tara Diversi
2. Marketing and measuring client engagement – Brett Allen
3. Insights into starting & growing a business – Tyson Tripcony & Brady Schultz
Panel Q&A
11.50 – 12noon Ad break – live sponsor ads
12noon – 1.00pm Lunch
1.00 – 1.50pm SUPPLEMENTS
Ketone Salts  + Q&A  by Kieran Clarke (Oxford Uni)
1.50 – 2.30pm Supplements across populations:
Periodisation of Supplements – Greg Shaw
Finding the belt to match the shoes – mixed supplement use – Ben Desbrow
2.30 – 2.50pm Afternoon Tea  
2.50 – 3.00pm  Soapbox/Abstract session
3.00 – 4.00pm Supplements across the population:
Creatine in Masters Athletes – Tom Doering
Nitrates for Performance – Nick McMahon
PANEL Q&A -> CLOSE DAY 1
Saturday 21st October 
9.00 – 9.20am SDA AGM
9.30 – 10.15am WELCOME DAY 2 + GUT
Ricardo Di Costa (Monash Uni) – Exercise-induced gastrointestinal syndrome: Prevention and management strategies + Q&A
10.15 – 10.35am FODMAP diet before exercise to lower gut symptoms – Cecilia Kitic-Shing
10.35 – 10.45am Ad break – live sponsor ads
10.45 – 11.15am Morning Tea Break & Networking
Brought to you by Pickle Juice Co.
11.15 – 12.25pm

Gut Manipulation 

How Exercise affects Intestinal Permeability – Cecilia Kitic-Shing
Probiotic supplementation for athletes – David Pyne
Race Walkers – Louise Burke
PANEL Q&A

12.25 – 12.35pm Soapbox/Abstract session 2
12.35 – 1.45pm Lunch
1.45 – 2.45pm Sport specific Sport Nutrition & how to engage these client 
1. TBC
2. Cross Fit/Gym – Gary Slater
3. Team Sports – Dane Baker
2.45 – 2.55pm Soapbox/Abstract session 3
2.55 – 3.15pm Afternoon tea
3.15 – 3.55pm “Gloves are off” Great Debate
3.55 – 4.00pm CONFERENCE WRAP UP & CLOSE
7.00pm for 7.30pm start SDA 21st Birthday Gala event – Aerial, South Wharf, Docklands