San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Kick It Out is hosting its annual Raise Your Game conference on Wednesday 16 April 2014 at Wembley Stadium.
The FREE event, which forms part of the campaign's Mentoring and Leadership Project, is running for the fourth consecutive year and promises to be bigger and better than ever before.
With support coming from all levels of the game, the purpose of the conference is to give people across the country the opportunity to discuss potential pathways into football with leading representatives working at professional clubs, governing bodies and associations.
The Raise Your Game conference 2014 will be taking place in the impressive two-tiered Bobby Moore Suite, with experts in a wide variety of areas including management and coaching, media and communications, football administration, sports science, the work of licensed agents, and community and grassroots coming to provide advice and talk about their respective journeys into the game.
There will be keynote speeches, one:one mentoring sessions, themed workshops, exhibitions and networking opportunities all on offer.
Make sure to keep an eye on www.kickitout.org for further announcements around the Raise Your Game conference 2014. Kick It Out will be using #RYG to help connect event attendees on all of its social media platforms.
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Kick It Out is football's equality and inclusion campaign.
The brand name of the campaign - Let's Kick Racism Out of Football - was established in 1993 and Kick It Out established as a body in 1997.
Kick It Out works throughout the football, educational and community sectors to challenge discrimination, encourage inclusive practices and work for positive change.
The campaign is supported and funded by the game's governing bodies, including founding body the Professional Footballers Association (PFA), the Premier League and The Football Association.
2004 marked ten years of campaigning.
Internationally Kick It Out plays a leading role in the Football Against Racism in Europe (FARE) network and has been cited as an example of good practice by the European governing body UEFA, the world governing body FIFA, the Council of Europe, the European Commission, European parliamentarians and the British Council.