#MoreThanGolf Conference

The #MoreThanGolf Conference, ran on the 13th June 2017 and aimed to encourage innovation in golf and highlight how and why the golf industry should look to innovate for the future of the game. The conference also took a sneak peak at how golf could contribute to public health, social good, embrace new formats and showcase best practice examples of where this is happening across England.


If you missed out on the conference, not to worry – all presentations are downloadable from the links below and you can join our LinkedIn Group to keep the conversation going around innovation in golf and the future of golf in England.


The topics and speakers in attendance were:


Golf Sixes - Fredrik Lindgren                  

Golf Sixes and Golf Foundation - Martin Crowder

Golf and Digital - Chris Hurst, Nielsen Sports

Golf and Health - Dr Steven Mann, UK Active

Golf and Health Projects - Jamie Blair, England Golf

Golf in the Community - Svend Elkjaer and Maria Nolan


We also focussed in on four case studies which included:


CASE STUDY - British Speedgolf - Pam Painter

CASE STUDY - Boomer and Swingers - Nick Solski

CASE STUDY – Top Golf - Paul Williams

CASE STUDY - Community Golf CIC - Richard Shaw


Should you wish to know more about this conference or topic please email innovation@englandgolf.org

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