USTA 2011 CTDW - Open Space Session February 12, 2001 Arlington, VA
On February 12, 2011 nearly 250 participants gathered to discuss "How do we get more people to play more tennis in our communities?" The Open Space Session made it possible for the participants to generate topics and focus on what they most cared about. After three hours of lively discussions, participants committed to host further conversations on the most exciting ideas on how to get more people to play more tennis in our communities.
Each breakout group posted their most potent and actionable ideas. Click on the links below to view created agendas and hosted breakout discussions on topics such as:
Please click HERE to view original discussion topics, hosts, action ideas, participants who committed to host the next conversation and people who have committed to participate in the next conversation. If you are interested in joining a conversation, please contact the host listed in the chart.
Christine Whitney Sanchezof Innovation Partners International, the world's leading strenght-based consulting firm with expertise in large-group conversations and deliberations, guided the Open Space meeting. This process is a non-hierarchical, transparent process that makes it easy for large groups to build on each other’s ideas and self-organize for action around meaningful issues and opportunities. It is a fun and dynamic way to release the wisdom of the many.
Session Title:Harness the Web: FREE Tools for Better Website Presenter: Brian Beglane Session Presentation Materials: COMING SOON
Session Title:Kid to Pro Continuum Presenter: Lew Brewer and Erica Perkins Session Presentation Materials:Advance Your Game
Friday, February 11, 2011
5:30 P.M. - 7:00 P.M.
Session Title:Opening Session - Welcome by USTA President and Chairman of the Board Panel Discussion on the Youth Sports Landscape Presenter:Jon Vegosen, Robert Pangrazi, Ph.D. and Dan Gould, Ph.D. Session Presentation Materials: This session does not have any presentation materials to share.
Saturday, February 12, 2011
8:00 A.M. - 8:45 A.M.
Session Title:GENERAL SESSION: 10 and Under Tennis: The Opportunity of a Lifetime Presenter: Gordon Smith, Executive Director and Chief Operating Officer and Kurt Kamperman, Chief Executive, Community Tennis Session Presentation Materials: This session does not have any presentation materials to share.