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Sport Management
Perspectives and Challenges in the 21st Century

03/11/2011

The 2nd Congress of the Latin American Association of Sport Management (ALDEGE) will take place at the Universidad de Nuevo León in Monterrey, Mexico, from 28-30 March, 2011.  

Sport and Cheating
IOC President Appeals to Integrity in Sport

03/11/2011

IOC President Jacques Rogge recently made a statement highlighting the importance of maintaining integrity in sport.

 

Global Summit
Tackling Doping in Sport

03/11/2011

The World Sports Law Report, together with UK Anti-Doping and Squire Sanders Hammonds, will host Tackling Doping in Sport from 16-17 March, 2011, in London, England.

 

Call for Abstracts
World Conference on Sport for All

03/11/2011

The 14th World Conference on Sport for All will be held in Beijing, China, from 20-23 September, 2011.

 

Abstracts are invited and must address one of the following Conference themes:

Conference on Adapted Physical Activity
Call for Abstracts

03/11/2011

Abstracts for the 2nd International Conference on Theory and Practice in Adapted Physical Activity at the Józef Pilsudski University of Physical Education in Warsaw, Poland must be received by 15 June, 2011.

 

The conference will take place on 26 October, 2011.

 

Call for Nominations
2010 European Fair Play Awards

03/11/2011

The European Fair Play Movement, under patronage of the European Olympic Committees, calls for nominations for its annual European Fair Play Awards.

 

Call for Nominations
2011 Paralympic Scientific Award

03/11/2011

 

To acknowledge contributions of researchers in sport for persons with a disability, the International Paralympic Committee (IPC) is calling for nominations for the 2011 Paralympic Scientific Award.

 

The main goals of the award are:

ICSSPE
IOC Dedicates Website Section to Sport for All

03/11/2011

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) has assigned Sport for All with its own section on the IOC website and invites organisations to participate in its development.

 

Agita Mundo Invites for Participation
World Day for Physical Activity

03/11/2011

 

The World Day for Physical Activity will be celebrated on 6 April, 2011 with the theme of Together for an Active and Happy Life!

 

Events will be held around the world from 2-10 April to mark the occasion.

 

ICSEMIS 2012
Call for Open Parallel Sessions

03/11/2011

Organisers of the International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport 2012 are calling for open parallel sessions.

 

Sport as a Mediator between Cultures
Promotion of Understanding, Conflict Resolution and Peace

03/11/2011

To be held at Wingate Institute, Israel, from 15-17 September, 2011, the international conference Sport as a Mediator between Cultures will focus on the potential of sport as a tool for understanding between communities of different cultures, for conflict resolution and peace building.

ICSEMIS 2012
Call for Open Parallel Sessions Closes May 1st

03/11/2011

Submissions for open parallel sessions to be held at the International Convention on Science, Education and Medicine in Sport (ICSEMIS 2012) will be accepted until 1 May, 2011.

 

Development and Peace
Sport as a Mediator between Cultures

03/11/2011

The international conference Sport as a Mediator between Cultures will reflect upon current achievements and potential future activities in the field of sport for development and peace.

 

Physical Education
Congress Resolution Available

02/11/2011

The resolution of the 21st Pan American Congress of Physical Education, held in Bogotá, Colombia, from 4 -7 October, 2010, has now been published.

 

Entitled Formation of a Life Culture, the resolution focuses on the areas of:

Physical Literacy 2011
Deadlines Extended

02/11/2011

Deadlines for the international conference Physical Literacy 2011, hosted by the University of Bedfordshire, England, from 29-30 June, 2011, have been extended.

 

Early Bird registration is now open until 28 February and abstract submission is required by 3 March, 2011.

IOC Conference
Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport

02/11/2011

 

The IOC World Conference on Prevention of Injury and Illness in Sport will take place in Monte Carlo, Monaco, 7 – 9 April, 2011.

 

AAHPERD Convention and Expo
Physical Education in the Future

02/11/2011

The 126th National Convention and Expo of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD) will be held in San Diego, USA, from 29 March to 2 April, 2011.

 

With the theme Oceans of Opportunity the convention programme includes

ICSSPE
Conferences on Science and Football

02/11/2011

 

In the first half of 2011 three conferences that will discuss the importance of scientific knowledge for football will be held in Malaysia, the United Kingdom and in Italy.

 

Sport Medecine
Health for the Football Player

02/11/2011

 

The XXth International Conference on Sports Rehabilitation and Traumatology will take place 12 - 13 March, 2011 at the Convention Centre Trade Fair District in Bologna, Italy.

 

Global Sports Forum Barcelona
Debating Long-term Trends in Sport

02/11/2011

Officially supported by the City of Barcelona, Spain, the Global Sports Forum Barcelona will take place from 9-11 March, 2011.

 

Gender and Sport
Development of Women´s Sport in Africa

02/11/2011

A conference devoted to Women`s Sport in Africa will take place at the University of Oxford, United Kingdom on 7 March, 2011.

 

Papers for presentation are invited on how women`s sport has emerged in Africa. Questions for discussion at the conference include:

Sports Law in India
Sports Knowledge Lecture and Seminar

02/11/2011

The R.K. Jain Lawyers` Welfare Society will host the R.K. Jain Sports Knowledge Lecture and Seminar on 26 February, 2011 at the Indian Law Institute, New Delhi, India.

 

Symposium for Interaction between Branches
Fostering Interdisciplinary Work in Sport Science

02/11/2011

On 23 and 24 February, 2011, the symposium Contribution and Benefit of Sport Science Branches for an Interdisciplinary Sport Science – Problems and Perspectives will take place at the University of Bielefeld, Germany.

 

EU Initiative
Seminar on Lifelong Physical Activity

02/11/2011

The South Finland EU-Office will host a seminar entitled Lifelong Physical Activity-Increased Happiness for All? in Brussels, Belgium on 22 February, 2011.

 

Sport and Culture
ISCA Initiatives for 2011

02/11/2011

The International Sport and Culture Association (ISCA) announced their initiatives for 2011.

 

These projects are:

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