Inspiration Day '22

NOVEMBER 24th, 2022


Venue: University of Tartu Delta Centre

Narva rd. 18, 51009 Tartu, ESTONIA



TARGET GROUP: Physical Education (PE) Teachers, Headmasters, Youth Workers, Coaches, Managers of Sports Clubs

LANGUAGE: Estonian & English

ORGANISERS: SCULT Foundation (EE), Estonian School Sport Union (EE), European Volunteer Centre CEV (BE), Junior Chamber International JCI Tallinn (EE), Hellenic Development City Network DEPAN (GR), Latvian Olympic Academy (LV), EnV CIC - Events, Training, Volunteers (UK), Lithuanian Sport University (LT), Estonian Windsurfing Association (EE), Youth Estonia MTÜ (EE).

SUPPORTERS: University of Tartu Delta Management School, Estonian Health Incidence Fund, National Foundation for Civic Society KYSK, Estonian Cyclist Union, City of Tartu, Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Estonia, Nordic Council of Ministers.


Gerd Kanter

President, Estonian School Sport Union; Athlete & Beijing 2008 Olympic Champion

Signe Ventsel

Founder, Employer Branding Company Brandmoon Ltd.

Valdo Jahilo

Head of Public Relations, National Institute for Health Development; Sports Fan & Storyteller

Külliki Taylor

Psychological Counsellor, Sports Psychology

Maris Kajari

Sparta Sports Club, Fitness Trainer and Nutritionist

Ott Pärna

Founder and CEO, SCULT Foundation; Visiting Professor, Delta Management School, University of Tartu

Magnus Kirt

Professional Track and Field Athlete, Javelin Thrower, Silver Medal in World Championships Doha 2019

Grete Gaim

Estonian Biathlete, Sports Fan and Influencer

Ann-Christine Allik

Estonian Cyclist & Sports Fan

Andres Sõber

Youth Basketball Coach, Former Head Coach of BC Rakvere Tarvas

Donatas Narmont

Editor in Chief, Magazines Runner & Tennis

Kristel Oitmaa

Secretary General, Estonian Windsurfing Association

David Boughey

Managing Director, EnV - Events, Training, Volunteers (UK)

Martin Mooses

PhD, Estonian Motosport Academy

Maarja Park

Network Manager, Physical Activity Lab & Active School Programme

Tarmo Post

Director, Kohtla-Järve Järve School

Taavi Kaiv

Leader of the "Suusasemud" Sports Club, Entrepreneur

Tanel Talve

Modern Mobility & Voose Pikesekodu; Village Movement Activist

Science Centre AHHAA

The Most Entertaining Youth Science Centre in the Baltics!

University of Tartu Delta Centre

One of the Most Modern Study, Research and Innovation Centres in the Nordic Region

Cheerleaders Team

Academic Sports Club, University of Tartu


09:45 - 10:00
Morning Coffee, Registration & Optional Delta Tour
Delta Café
10:00 - 10:10
Opening (EST/ENG)
Ott Pärna, Gerd Kanter & The Cheerleaders Team / Delta Green Stairs Area
10:10 - 10:30
Personal Friendship Stories of Athlete (EST)
Ann-Christine Allik, Magnus Kirt & Grete Gaim / Delta 1021
10:30 - 10:50
Pop Culture and the Role of Friends in Creating a Personal Brand (EST)
Signe Ventsel / Delta 1021
10:50 - 11:10
Coach's Experience Story Related to Friendship in Sports (EST)
Maris Kajari / Delta 1021
11:10 - 11:40
Debate: The Role of Friendship in Bringing Young People to Sport in a Post-Covid World (EST)
Andres Sõber, Gerd Kanter & Taavi Kaiv. Moderator: Valdo Jahilo / Delta 1021
11:40 - 12:00
Coffee & Refreshment Break
Delta Café
12:00 - 12:20
Youth Friendship Through the Eyes of a Psychologist (ENG)
Külliki Taylor / Delta 1021
12:20 - 12:40
Experiences from the MyPromise Europe "Bring A Friend to Sport" Campaign (ENG/EST)
Ott Pärna & Tanel Talve / Delta 1021
12:40 - 13:00
(Youth) Friendship & Volunteering: The UK Experience
David Boughey / Delta 1021
13:00 - 13:30
Debate : Friendship at School & Sports Clubs (ENG)
Donatas Narmont, Kristel Oitmaa, Tarmo Post & Maarja Park / Delta 1021
13:30 - 14:00
Pop-Up Speech: Youth, Technology & Sport + Discussion (ENG)
Martin Mooses / Delta 1021
14:00 - 14:45
Light Lunch
Delta Café
14:45 - 15:00
A Blind Date for Sports Lovers (EST/ENG)
Delta Green Stairs Area
15:00 - 15:15
15:15 - 16:00
Behind the Scene: Excursion in the University of Tartu Delta Centre
Ott Pärna & Mariana Kukk / University of Tartu Delta Building
16:00 - 16:00
End of the Inspiration Day
16:30 - 18:00
Free Tour at the Ahhaa! Science Centre / Exception "BRAIN"
18:30 - 21:00
Project Dinner @ Kolm Tilli / Aparaaditehas

Where exactly?

Event location

Narva rd. 18, 51009 Tartu, ESTONIA

+372 517 8111

Don't forget to invite your friends