Study of University Sport

11/01/2011 06:50

From 13-16 August, 2011, the FISU Conference of the 26th Universiade will be held in Shenzhen, China.


Hosted by the Shenzhen University, China, the Conference´s general theme is University Sport: From Culture of the “How” to Culture of the “Why” – The Future Starts Here.


Focusing on the exchange of ideas among research scientists in university sports as well as facilitating academic research and sports development in this field, the sub-topics of the Conference are:

  • University sport competition;
  • Education, ethics and sport;
  • Healthy lifestyle promotion at the university: Education, research and strategies for preventative and therapeutic intervention;
  • Anticipating new practices and events in university sport; and
  • University sport industry: Development through positive exploration.


Abstracts are invited and are due by 15 January 2011.


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