Networking Event 2012 Presentations

Please find below the presentations delivered at the 4th annual CUSAI Networking Event.

The event entitled “Increasing Physical Activity and Performance Through Partnership” was held in the Connemara Coast Hotel, Co. Galway on the 24th and 25th May 2012 and featured presentations from representatives from member institutions, Union of Students Ireland, the GAA, Leinster Rugby, private sector organisations, and others.


GAA National Hurling & Camogie Development Centre at Waterford IT
Mr. Pat Daly, GAA and Ms. Sinead Nealon, Waterford Institute of Technology

Leinster Rugby and UCD High Performance Partnership
Mr. Michael Dawson, Chief Executive, Leinster Rugby and Mr. Brian Mullins, Director of Sport, UCD

Developing a Third Level Elite Sports Programme
Mr. Gary Ryan, Elite Sports Development Officer, NUIG

Profile of an Elite Athlete
Mr. Neal Byrne, IT Carlow

“Making the Best of What You Have” – Using a settings based approach to promoting physical activity
Ms. Annalouise Muldoon, Lecturer, Waterford Institute of Technology

Engaging and Mobilising Third Level Students
Mr. Scott Ahearn, National Welfare Officer, USI

Smarter Travel Workplaces: Linking Campus Travel Plans and Sport Promotion
Ms. Arlene Finn, Programme Coordinator, Smarter Travel Workplaces

Evaluating and Engaging Social Media to Increase Participation
Mr. Glen Quinn, Online Marketing Manager, Dara Creative