CSCO Conference and Annual General Meeting

The Community Sport Councils Ontario (CSCO), in partnership with the City of Brantford and the Brantford Sports Council, is excited to announce the FOCUS 2024 CONFERENCE! Friday, August 23 & Saturday, August 24 at the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Brantford


Strengthening SPORT in Communities Across Ontario

Join us for an inspiring and engaging event showcasing the latest in community sports initiatives and innovations.

Join us for an inspiring and engaging conference showcasing the latest in community sports initiatives and innovations. Discover cutting-edge programs and strategies designed to enhance community sports across Ontario. Be inspired, educated, and motivated by keynote speakers and presenters, and identify benefits to your organization.

Network with other participants. Connect and establish long last relations that will advance community sports.

Network with fellow sports enthusiasts, build valuable connections, and collaborate with peers to advance community sports.

The FOCUS 2024 CONFERENCE is a must-attend event, taking place on August 23-24 at the TownePlace Suites by Marriott Brantford and Conference Centre in Brantford, Ontario. This conference brings together our members, community partners, volunteers, educators, and governments dedicated to enhancing the growth and development of community sports.

Explore and engage in a range of topics exploring grassroots developments and strategies that provide a variety of innovative opportunities in addressing solutions and best practices in an organization. This is an opportunity to connect with other sports councils and community leaders to discuss the future of community sports.

Who Should Attend the FOCUS 2024 CONFERENCE

FOCUS 2024 will bring together sport councils and their members, community partners, volunteers, educators, and governments that are dedicated to enhancing community sports.

These are powerful partnerships that enable us to work collectively to strengthen sports in communities across Ontario.

You will connect with sports council members, youth program coordinators, sports administrators, Recreation Department staff, athletic directors, physical education teachers, nonprofit organizations, facility managers, health and wellness professionals, parents, guardians, local business owners, and policymakers. Whether you are driving the vision of community sports, supporting athlete development, managing events, or contributing in any capacity, this conference offers valuable insights and opportunities. Engage with peers, share best practices, and discover innovative strategies to support and grow community sports across Ontario. Join us to be inspired, educated, and empowered to make a positive impact on your community.


Conference Centre

In the main hall, attendees will hear from keynote speakers who are leaders in the community sports field. These sessions will provide valuable insights and inspiration to help drive the future of community sports. Engage with thought leaders and gain knowledge from their experiences and expertise.

Breakout Sessions

Several interactive workshop sessions have been developed and will run continuously throughout the conference, designed to provide interactive learning and foster practical takeaways.


Networking sessions are dedicated to connecting with other community leaders. Attendees can build valuable relationships, explore partnership opportunities, and expand their professional network. This is an excellent chance to engage with peers and establish lasting connections.


Book early and secure a room on site.


TownePlace Suites Brantford


Hampton Inn & Suites by Hilton

HolidayInn Express & Suits

Home2 Suites by Hilton Brantford


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