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WADA publishes ‘live’ webinar schedule for September

Montreal, 18 August 2020

Dear Colleagues, 

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is pleased to publish the Agency’s ‘live’ webinar schedule for September, which encompasses all webinars being offered as part of the following previously announced series:
  • A series that is part of WADA’s 2021 Code Implementation Support Program (CISP), which was launched on 4 May;
  • A series that is athlete-led for athletes, which was announced by WADA on 11 June; and
  • A series announced on 28 May, which is being offered by the Agency’s Africa Office, to assist anti-doping stakeholders in the region with the development and implementation of robust anti-doping programs.
The following webinars are being hosted in English.
Session Title Speakers Webinar Series Target audience To register
7 Sept
12:00 GMT
WADA – Association of National Olympic Committees of Africa (ANOCA) Webinar for African Athletes

Webinar on anti-doping education and awareness for athletes in the African region
Witold Bańka, President, WADA

Ben Sandford, Chair, WADA Athlete Committee

Amadou Dia Ba, Chair, ANOCA Athletes’ Commission

Rodney Swigelaar, Director, WADA Africa Office (Moderator)

African series Athletes, National Olympic Committee Athletes’ Commission members, Regional Athletes’ Commission members Please contact WADA’s Africa Regional Office Manager, Sameh Elray, at
10 Sept
07:00 EDT
The new International Standard for Education (ISE) and Guidelines Karri Dawson, Senior Director of Quality Sport at the Canadian Centre for Ethics in Sport; WADA Education Committee member; and, member of the ISE drafting team

Tony Cunningham, Senior Manager, Education, WADA
CISP Series Anti-Doping Organizations (ADOs) Register here
17 Sept
09:00 EDT
Independence of Hearing Panels Ulrich Haas, Professor of Procedural and Private Law, University of Zurich

Anders Solheim, CEO, Anti-Doping Norway and Chair of the Council of Europe Ad Hoc Group on ensuring effective access for athletes to justice and fair trial

Nicolas Zbinden, Legal Counsel, Kellerhals Carrard

Cyril Troussard, Senior Manager, Legal Affairs, WADA (Moderator)
CISP Series ADOs Register here
28 Sept
09:00 EDT
Key changes to the International Standard for Therapeutic Use Exemptions (ISTUE) 2021: Presentation of cases Dr. Alan Vernec, Medical Director, WADA
Sam Pool, 2021 Code Implementation Project Manager, UK Anti-Doping
CISP Series TUE Physicians Register here
29 Sept
8:00 EDT
International Standard for Laboratories (ISL) 2021 (Version 11):
Impact for Laboratories
Osquel Barroso, Senior Deputy Director, Laboratories, WADA

Adam Klevinas, Legal Counsel, Sport Law & Strategy Group
CISP Series Laboratories Register here
We also take the opportunity to remind stakeholders of the Athlete series webinar to be held on 21 August:
Date / Time Session Title Speakers Webinar Series Target audience Registration Link

21 Aug
10:00 EDT
Major Changes to the 2021 World Anti-Doping Program Ben Sandford, Chair, WADA Athlete Committee; Lawyer; 2021 Code Drafting Team Member
Marissa Sunio, Manager, Legal Affairs, WADA
Richard Young, Lawyer; Lead Drafter of the Code
Athlete series Athletes Register here
To register for any or all of the above webinars, please simply view the registration instructions in the ‘Registration Link’ sections of the above tables.
Every mid-month, WADA will communicate its live webinar schedule for the following month, prompting stakeholders to register and participate.
Should you have any questions regarding the above, please contact WADA at:

Best regards,

World Anti-Doping Agency
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The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) is the international independent organization created in 1999 to promote, coordinate and monitor the fight against doping in sport in all its forms. The Agency is composed and funded equally by the sports movement and governments of the world. Its key activities include scientific research, education, development of anti-doping capacities and monitoring of the World Anti-Doping Code - the document harmonizing regulations regarding anti-doping in all sports and all countries.