WIB 2016 CONFERENCE
BARCELONA
29.09.16 – 02.10.16
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AGENDA

THURSDAY

14:30 Check-in in Generator Hotel & Hostel

17:00 WIB Resgistration at Hotel

18:00 Introductions & Welcome Drinks

18:30 Webinar “Creating Your Best Future by Understanding Your Value” with Kim Woozy & Mimi Knoop

19:15 WIB Local Barcelona
<< Round table with local industry leaders about the future of action sports events and the involvement of women in these events, nationally and internationally>>

21:00 Networking dinner & drinks

FRIDAY

08:00 Breakfast in hotel

08:45 Travel to venue

09:30 Welcome & Introduction

10:00 Marion Schmitz, Organic Thought Farm
<<A Journey through Action Sports Content Creation>>

11:00 Coffee Break

11:15 Mel Cheng, KISKA
<<Understanding the benefits of smart sports hardware, performance data, the creation process and the moral boundaries>>

12:15 Coffee Break

12:30 Rita Sofia, A Onda da Rita and former Bodyboard World Champion
<< Action Sports Entrepreneur: The process of creating a company in the action sports industry, from the concept to the product. >>

13:30 Lunch

14:30 SUP or after lunch beach time
<<Employment Master Class by an actions sports specialised Head Hunter>>

16:30 Jobs in action sports
<<Employment Master Class by an actions sports specialised Head Hunter>>

17:30 Tourism Board Diputació de Barcelona
<< What is “Diputació de Barcelona” doing to promote Sports Tourism in the region. >>

18:00 Free time & Barcelona sightseeing

21:00 Dinner in el Born district & experience Barcelona nightlife

SATURDAY

08:00 Breakfast in hotel

08:45 Travel to venue

09:30 Welcome & Introduction

10:00 Action Sports & Sustainability
<<Creating a sustainable company, brand and lifestyle>>

11:00 Coffee Break

11:15 Dot Lung, 360vrBarcelona
<<How to use 360 video to maximize the power of action sports brands’ social media presence and increase the success of their online marketing efforts.>>

12:00 Present your Project
<<5 slots for entrepreneurs to present their elevator pitch, get feedback and potential partnerships, also the chosen project will receive the money from the raffle. >>13:30 Lunch

14:30 Emily Ackner, Fit For That
<< Fitness with a purpose, how to create and achieve personal goals. >>

15:15 Fitness Master Class

16:00 Bus will pick us up!

17:00 Wakeboarding Masterclass at Malamar Wakepark in Montgat
<< Wakeboarding and activity time. >>

21:00 Dinner & WIB Awards nominations

23:00 Party

SUNDAY

8:00 Breakfast in hotel

9:00 Buss will pick us up

9:45 Arrival to La Poma Bikepark, introduction & Masterclass

11:00 Drinks & Snacks

11:30 Buss transfer to Skate Agora

12:30 Introduction of Street League Skatepark and Skateboard Masterclass

14:00 Optional Lunch & Goodbyes

CONFERENCE PACKS

XL PACK: 4 DAYS

295
  • 4 days of conference including WIB Local BCN
  • Activities on Sunday: Skate sightsee tour, SUP, Yoga, longboard workshop…
  • Special Awards night & Party
  • Meals:
  • Thursday, Friday and Saturday dinner
  • Friday and Saturday lunch
  • Coffee breaks during conferences
  • Welcome aperitive
  • Transport ticket (10 combined trips) to go back and forward to the conference venue and to move around the city

WEEKEND PACK: 3 DAYS

230
  • 3 days of conference: Friday, Saturday & Sunday
  • Activities on Sunday: Skate sightsee tour, SUP, Yoga, longboard workshop…
  • Special Awards night & Party
  • Meals:
  • Friday and Saturday dinner
  • Friday and Saturday lunch
  • Coffee breaks during conferences
  • Transport ticket (10 combined trips) to go back and forward to the conference venue and to move around the city

ONE DAY PACK

120
  • 1 day of conference: Friday or Saturday
  • If Saturday:Special Awards night & Party
  • Meals:
  • Friday or Saturday dinner
  • Friday or Saturday lunch
  • Coffee breaks during conference
ACCOMMODATION

For this WIB Barcelona edition we will be staying in Generator Hotel & Hostel.

Generator offers a wide variety of modern, clean and cool hotel and hostel (shared) rooms so you can choose what fits in your budget best. And you will all benefit of a 10% discount in the accommodation booking when signing up for the WIB conference.

You need to book the accommodation directly on the Generator Hostel & Hotel website . Use the discount code “WIB16” and please follow this instruction to book your preferred accommodation:

1. Access www.generatorhostels.com/Barcelona and scroll down to ROOMS, and then click on CHECK AVAILABILITY.
2. Select your stay dates and number of guest. Click on HAVE A PROMO CODE and type WIB16 as promo code. Click on BOOK.
3. Select the type of room and click on PAY LATER. YOU MUST CLICK ON PAY LATER IN ORDER TO RECEIVE THE BENEFITS OF 10% DISCOUNT & 24H CANCELLATION POLICY.
4. Select any extras (we recommend you add your breakfast), fill in personal data, add a comment on special request saying you are coming for the Women in Board & Action Sports event and click on BOOK NOW.
5. Done! Your reservation is made, the payment will be done upon your arrival.

Make sure you add in the comments of your booking that you are coming for the Women in Board & Action Sports event, so they can put you together with the other ladies.

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THE VENUE

Espai de Mar in La Barceloneta beach will host us in one of their conference room on Friday and Saturday.

One step to the beach, our playground, for activities and workshops.

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PRESENT YOUR PROJECT

In every WIB event we want to give you and all the entrepreneurs the opportunity to present your projects, ideas or creations. You will have 7 minutes to present your project, yourself and your objectives. For those projects that have a demo, a sample or a beta or working product/platform. You will have another 2 minutes to show it to the audience.

At the end of your presentation, the public will have 4 minutes for Q&A, as well as to give constructive feedback.

The 5 projects presented, will be allowed to use WIB’s social networks to communicate their launch/needs. From these 5 projects, the audience will choose one that will receive the money collected in the raffle towards it’s development.

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WIB AWARDS

There are a lot of individuals, organisations and companies that are making a change in the Action Sports Industry.

As per this year’s event theme, Creation, we want to give recognition to those people and organisations that are doing a great job on “creating” in the action sports industry. All the delegates and speakers will be able to nominate those individuals and collectives they think deserve the WIB creation Award 2016. From the nominated, all the WIB community will be able to vote to determine the final WIB Awards 2016 Winners.