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Friday, March 7 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Allyship: Becoming a Champion for Inclusion

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This session will bring together a diverse contingent of professional athletes, sports figures and LGBT and ally activists discussing LGBT visibility and allyship in sports. Presenters will use their personal experiences to outline how activism and outreach through sports can foster real social change in a variety of contexts. This panel will go beyond the notion of inclusion and acceptance of LGBT athletes in sport, and move to develop an understanding of how LGBT athletes can be celebrated and how momentum can be built around them to support a social movement.
This session is part of the brand new SXsports programming at SXSW 2014.

View official listing on sxsw.com
http://schedule.sxsw.com/2014/events/event_IAP28308

Speakers
BA

Brendon Ayanbadejo

Board MemberAthlete Ally
JC

Jason Collins

Professional AthleteIndependent
LG

LZ Granderson

MemberAthlete Ally
SM

Samantha Marchiano

Outreach DirAthlete Ally
SM

Sam Marchiano

Outreach DirAthlete Ally


Friday March 7, 2014 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Driskill Hotel, Driskill Ballroom 604 Brazos St