Values & Strategic Goals

ICSSPE was founded in the late 1950s with the aims of maintaining an inclusive perspective on the different disciplines of sport, sport science and physical education, and of furthering a continuing collaboration between them. It brings together a wide range of scientific and professional organisations of various sport branches and disciplines, and creates the possibility for interdisciplinary collaboration.


In pursuance of its mission and strategic goals ICSSPE shall abide by the principles of Inclusion, Reliability, Cooperation, Transparency, Accountability, and Equality.

Strategic Goals

The strategic goals of ICSSPE shall be to:

  • Establish and maintain a sound and ethical governance landscape;
  • Provide an effective administrative structure to the members and paid office staff;
  • Procure sustainable revenue streams to survive and grow products and services;
  • Continuously deliver relevant products and services and devise and execute a membership drive;
  • Recruit, appoint, and manage appropriate human resources;
  • Maintain, review, develop and deliver products and services;
  • Raise awareness for ICSSPE’s cause and reach influencers and decision makers; and
  • Develop compliance, oversight and assessment structures for due diligence and performance evaluation.