14th World Conference on Sport for All – Call for Abstracts
The IOC and the Local Organising Committee for the 14th World Conference on Sport for All are launching a “Call for Abstracts” for the Conference, which will be held in Beijing, China, from 20 to 23 September 2011.
Experts and practitioners in the field of Sport for All have the opportunity to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentations, which should address one of the following Conference themes:
- Follow-up of the 2010 World Conference on Sport for All;
- Health and social benefits of physical activity;
- Programmes and policies: the practical and theoretical foundations of Sport for All;
- Development and promotion of Sport for All, in particular the roles of different stakeholders; and
- Future directions.
Practical-based and scientific submissions are encouraged. In addition, abstracts summarising case studies and examples of Sport for All initiatives are also welcome.
Contributions must be submitted via the online submission system by 15 March. The authors who are accepted will be able to present their work orally at either a parallel session or during a workshop, or prepare and showcase a poster.