Wednesday, Dec. 12
Registration is $20.
7:45 a.m. Registration and Breakfast
8 - 9 a.m. Program
L.A. Area Chamber
350 S Bixel St.
Los Angeles, CA, 90017
Free underground parking is available at the Chamber
For more information contact
Pat Clark, 213.580.7595 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
In Partnership With
Are College Sports Broken?
with Dr. Mark A. Emmert
Founded more than 100 years ago to protect student-athletes, the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) continues to implement that principle with increased emphasis on both athletics and academic excellence. It oversees 89 championships in
23 sports, and there are more than 400,000 student-athletes competing in three divisions at over 1,000 colleges and universities within
Join us as Dr. Mark A. Emmert discusses the NCAA's efforts to embrace academics and to also protect and sustain the collegiate student-athlete model.
About the Speaker
Dr. Mark A. Emmert became the fifth president of the NCAA in October 2010. Prior to assuming his current role, Emmert had been president of his alma mater, University of Washington, leading the university to its standing as second among all public and private institutions in research funding, with $1.3 billion in annual grants and contracts and a $2.6 billion fundraising campaign. Emmert has also held positions at Louisiana State University, the University of Connecticut, Montana State University and the University of Colorado.