Call for Abstracts

Play the Game 2011
03/11/2011 10:20

Abstract submission for Play the Game 2011 - Bringing change to the heart of sport is now open.


Held at the Deutsche Sporthochschule in Cologne, Germany from 3-6 October, 2011, the conference themes are:

  • Outside Threats, Inside Traps: Countering Corruption in Sport;
  • Chasing the White Elephants: Mega-events for the Public Good;
  • Fair Play, Fair Pay? Creating Growth in Grass-root Sport;
  • Crime and Credibility: Advancing Anti-Doping Strategies;
  • Little Difference, Huge Impact: The Gender Challenge to Sport;
  • The Power of the Chip: How Technology Changes the Landscape of Sport.


Abstracts must be received by 11 April, 2011.


Participants are also invited to launch major research projects or campaigns. Please contact Play the Game’s International Director Jens Sejer Andersen ( to discuss how coordinated action can be taken in this regard.


For more information, including abstract submission details, please visit