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INSIDE PORT ADELAIDE LIVE is modelled on a range of sports conferences held around the world and is a first in Australia, where an AFL Club will provide the exclusive opportunity to its members to come inside the Club to hear and see presentations from key leaders, coaching staff and players on their game plan, football strategy and preparation for the 2018 season.
Senior Coach Ken Hinkley will keynote the convention with further sessions presented by key coaching staff, players, a presentation from CEO Keith Thomas on the overall strategy of the Club and then a closing address from Chairman David Koch.
The program for INSIDE PORT ADELAIDE LIVE will include;
Defense Masterclass – Nathan Bassett
Club’s defence strategy including panel discussion with several defenders including Tom Jonas and Jack Hombsch.
List Management, Trade and Draft Strategy – Chris Davies & Jason Cripps
Hear from our List Management team on the Club’s trade and draft strategy, the recent trade period and the behind the scenes planning and detail that is required at an AFL club.
The Role of an AFL Coach in 2018 – Matthew Nicks
Matthew Nicks has completed the AFL’s Level 4 Coaching Course which is fast becoming the pre-requisite for the current day AFL Senior coach. Hear insights into what is expected of the current AFL Senior Coach and the role he plays in supporting Ken as the Senior Assistant Coach.
Forward Line strategy – Brendon Lade
With a few extra tools in the tool box for 2018, hear from Brendan Lade on our forward line strategy and how we will be looking to maximize the effectiveness of this critical zone in 2018, together with a panel discussion with some of the key forward including Charlie Dixon and Jack Watts.
Game Day rotations & GPS technology – Stuart Graham (Head of Sports Science & Conditioning)
Hear first-hand how the player rotations are managed on game day and the importance of this for performance, plus the critical role that GPS technology plays in AFL Football and elite sport worldwide.
Football Analytics – the future of Game Strategy – Michael Regan (Manager, Performance Analytics)
The new frontier is sports strategy and coaching, Michael Regan is the Club’s lead on Football Analytics, the insights and information will amaze you.
Midfield Strategy – Michael Voss
A unique insight into the planning, preparation, training drills, strategies and coaching that goes into the midfield together with a panel with some of the Club’s midfield guns including Brad Ebert, Ollie Wines and Paddy Ryder.
The AFL Athlete Conditioning Profile – Ian McKeown (Head of High Performance) & Tim O’Leary (Head of Medical Services)
Exclusive insights in the athletic conditioning and development of our playing list for 2018, highlighting the attention to detail and individualized monitoring that goes into injury prevention and management.
Skill Acquisition – how are we applying this to help us improve in 2018 – Carl Woods (Manager, Skill Acquisition)
Find out more about our skill development program … and yes, we’ll talk about goal kicking and what we are doing to improve this and our players’ overall skill level in 2018.
Club Strategic Agenda to 2020 – Keith Thomas (CEO)
Keith will provide members with a vision for their football club leading into the 150th year and an overview of the Club’s strategic agenda off the field.
Closing Address – David Koch (Chairman)
Port Adelaide Member Convention – Inside Port Adelaide LIVE
Saturday 10th February 2018
Indoor Training Facility, Alberton Oval
8:30am to 3:30pm
Ticket Price is $75.00 includes full convention program, lunch and refreshments.
Please call PAFC Member Services on 1300 467 232 if you have any enquiries.