b'THE YEARIN REVIEWPARTICIPATION AND INNOVATIONTHE SPORT JAMVICSPORT INNOVATION LABThe Sport Jam is a flagship event for Vicsport and VicHealth2020-21 saw the second round of that builds the capability of sports administrators to usethe Vicsport Innovation Lab. The human-centred design in their work. A two-day Sportaim of the Innovation Lab is to assist organisations in using innovative Jam workshop was originally scheduled in March 2020approaches to solve the challenges and had to be postponed due to the onset of thethey face.The Innovation Lab is COVID-19 pandemic. In partnership with innovationdesigned to empower organisations consultancy Rowboat, Vicsport pivoted theto think differently and get creative. series to a five-part online series delivered overEach project consists of a research lunchtimes throughout October and Novemberphase and workshops with key 2020. stakeholders utilising the principles of human-centred design. Utilising various platforms, including Zoom andVicsport advertised an expression of Miro, Rowboat delivered a highly engaginginterest for organisations to be part and fun series that covered the fundamentalof the Innovation Lab in 2020-21. parts of a double diamond innovationThree innovation lab projects were process: gathering insights, synthesisingconducted.data, running ideation sessions andAdaptive Climbing Victoria: prototyping ideas. A total of 64 people from 44 diverse sport and governmentInvestigating how to build the organisations attended. Participantsprofile of adaptive climbing in also took home a comprehensiveVictoria, to encourage greater Rowboat human-centered designparticipation and increase the toolkit to assists them to utilisenumber of inclusive climbing gyms the tools at their organisation. in the state. Tennis Victoria: In partnershipwith Ferntree Gully Tennis Club, investigating how to best implement an all-abilities tennis program so that people with disability and their families feel welcome on and off the tennis court.City of Maribyrnong : Investigatinghow to increase female participation in cricket by better supporting cricket committees, coaches and volunteers. P10|Vicsport Annual Review 20/21'