SPORTS DIVERSITY & INCLUSION SYMPOSIUM

Driving Innovation & Growth Through Diversity & Inclusion

The Diversity & Inclusion in Sports Consortium (DISC) and NASCAR presents the 2019 Sports & Diversity Inclusion Symposium.

Please register by Monday, September 23, 2019.


Questions? Contact eventrsvp@nascar.com

AGENDA

TUESDAY, October 1, 2019

Rolex Lounge | Daytona International Speedway

  • 7:30AM Registration / Event check-in

  • Breakfast
  • 8:30AM Opening Remarks | Diversity & Inclusion & Sports Consortium Members
  • 9:00AM E-Sports Panel
  • 10:30AM Break
  • 10:45AM Inclusion Solutions Panel
  • 12:00PM Lunch & Learn
  • 1:00PM DISC Member Remarks
  • 1:30PM Keynote | Diversity & Inclusion
  • 2:45PM Break
  • 3:00PM All-Star panel
  • 4:00PM End of Day

ECHELON BALLROOM | THE DAYTONA 

  • 6:30PM Reception
  • 7:30PM Fireside Chat | Documenting the Past, Moving Towards the Future

WEDNESDAY, October 2, 2019​

Rolex Lounge | Daytona International Speedway

  • 7:45AM Registration / Event Check-In

  • Breakfast
  • 8:45AM Opening Remarks | NASCAR & DISC MEMBERS
  • 9:00AM Florida Leadership Panel
  • 10:15AM Break
  • 10:45AM CONTENT IS KING PANEL
  • 11:45AM Lunch & NETWORKING
  • 1:00PM DISC Member Remarks
  • 1:15PM STUDENT PIPELINE PANEL
  • 2:45PM Break
  • 3:00PM CLOSING REMARKS
  • 3:15 PM End of Day

SPEAKERS

  • confirmed speakers for the 2019 sports diversity & inclusion symposium…
  • ARJUN CHOWDRI | Chief Innovation Officer, PGA of AMERICA
  • heather Daly-Donofrio | Chief Communications & Tour OPerations Officer, LPGA
  • Kathleen Francis | Chair & President, Women in SPORTS & EVENTS (WISE)
  • Hurley Haywood | Former IMSA Driver
  • Allison Keller | Chief Administrative Officer, PGA TOUR
  • Dr. RICHARD LAPCHICK | President, The Institute for sports & social Justice
  • Pat O’Conner | President & CEO, MILB
  • STEVE PHELPS | PRESIDENT, NASCAR
  •  Cecile Reynaud | PRESIDENT, WE COACH BOARD & CHAIR OF THE USA VOLLEYBALL BOARD OF                                                     DIRECTORS
  • David Steward | Founder & Chairman, World Wide Technology
  • ORIS STUART | CHief Diversity & Inclusion Officer, NBA
  • Shaina Wiel | Founder, Minorities in Sports 

The Daytona

Autograph Collection

1870 Victory Circle
Daytona Beach, FL 32114

To make reservations, call 386-323-977 and mention you are affiliated with the 

“Sports Diversity and Inclusion Symposium” to access the room block.

Room Rate: $169++

The rate is subject to availability while supplies last.

 

Hotel Cut-Off Date: Sunday, September 8th (or as soon as the block is full)

 

Any cancellations must be made (48) hours prior to arrival to avoid a penalty fee of one (1) night’s room and tax. 

SHUTTLE SCHEDULE / PARKING

Tuesday, October 1st

Pick Up: The Daytona | Drop-Off: Daytona International Speedway

Shuttles will begin at 7:00AM at the hotel entrance on the 1st floor and will drop off at the Axalta Injector.

 

Pick-Up: Daytona International Speedway | Drop-Off: The Daytona

Shuttles will begin at 4:15PM at the entrance of the Axalta Injector and will drop guests off at the hotel.

 

Wednesday, October 2nd

Pick-Up: The Daytona | Drop-Off: Daytona International Speedway

Shuttles will begin at 7:30AM at the hotel entrance on the 1st floor and will drop off at the Axalta Injector. 

 

Pick-Up: Daytona International Speedway | Drop-Off: The Daytona

Shuttle service will be at 3:15PM at the entrance of the Axalta Injector to take guests back to The Daytona hotel. A shuttle service is available from the hotel to Daytona International Airport. 

 

If you need direct transportation to Daytona International Airport from the meeting, please contact eventrsvp@nascar.com.

 

For guests driving and parking at Daytona International Speedway, please use NASCAR Dr. entrance and follow the event signage to park in the Axalta Injector parking lot for both days. 

Questions? Contact eventrsvp@nascar.com

Click here for additional information about the Sports Diversity & Inclusion Symposium.