This discussion points out the issues encountered by dancers and high performance athletes when transi­tioning into new career paths. What are the similari­ties and differences? How can we support high perform­ers in transferring their exceptional skills? How could we build a common network?

Organized by the SSUDK (Schweizerische Stiftung für die Umschulung von darstellenden Künstlerinnen und Künstlern) and DANSE TRANSITION (former RDP), in cooperation with Dampfzentrale Bern, biz Oerlikon, Danse Suisse and Schweizerischer Bühnen­ künstlerverband SBKV.

Registration mandatory: contact@dance­transition.ch or info@ssudk.ch

 

Round table discussion with:

Sergei Aschwanden: Villars-sur-Ollon’s ski station director, Porte des Alpes’ Tourist Association general director, politicien, former judoka

Yann Aubert: Dance specialist at Pro Helvetia and Swiss Olympic certified high-performance coach

Nicole Jaquemet: Management Consultant, former football captain and member of the Swiss National team

Moderation by Alessandra Mattana (Danse Transition) and Oliver Dähler (SSUDK)