"Conferences" tag

Call for Papers | Sports Journalism: ethical vacuum or ethical minefield? | Institute of Communication Ethics Annual Conference, 27 October 2017, Frontline Club, London. Ends 2017-07-01

While the ethical issues surrounding news journalism are closely scrutinised, the ethical dilemmas facing sports journalism are often neglected, or even unacknowledged. How have sports journalists responded to ethical issues arising from the digital revolution? This conference aims to provide a space for analysis and discussion on the varied ethical issues confronting sports journalists.

Call for Papers | Animation, Video Games and Virtual Experience: Sport and the Artifice of Moving Image Media | November 14–15 2017 (Call ends 2017-03-31)

The focus of the symposium is to acknowledge and discuss, but also, to move beyond the understanding of animation as ‘a cartoon’ and the assumption that sport is merely ‘live’ or ‘as broadcast’ and to properly evaluate and critique sport’s representational visualization in graphic and materially based, design-led, moving image media.

Call for Papers | Regionalism and Nationalism in Contemporary International Sport | June 29–30, 2017, University of Vic in Catalonia

The first International Conference on Regionalism and Nationalism in Contemporary International Sport is an exciting development and opportunity which seeks to enhance the partnership between the hosting institutions with the expressed hope of staging a stimulating forum for debate in an international context around the debates and issues raised by the conference theme

Call for Papers | International Scientific Conference on Applied Sports Science (ISCASS) | October 12–14, Alexandria, Egypt

Sports evolve over time, new technology and science play a pivotal role in these changes by providing athletes and coaches with important information about nutrition and training. It also helps in analyzing this information, which ultimately enhances athletic performance in sports. ISCASS is dedicated to the study of current challenges and future focused ideas in physical sports, sports education and its applied science.

Call for Papers | Decolonising Sport History | South African Sport Historical Studies Conference, September 15–16, 2017, Stellenbosch University

You are invited to deliver a presentation at the first South African Sport Historical Studies Conference which will take place at the Department of Sport Science, Stellenbosch University on 15 and 16 September 2017 under the auspices of the Department of Sport Science. The proceedings will take place in the form of a round table discussion.

Call for Papers | Football, Education and Prejudice Conference | 20th October 2017, Glasgow

Football, Education and Prejudice is a one day conference that will focus on the forms, effects, and outcomes relating to how prejudice in sport, particularly football, manifest themselves. We feel that it is vital for this event to be inter-disciplinary in outlook and we therefore encourage submissions from educationalists, historians, sociologists, cultural theorists and political scientists.

Call for Papers | UK Sport Development Research Network (UKSDN) 2017 National Conference | Friday, November 17, 2017, University of St Mark & St John, Plymouth

On behalf of the Organising Committee, we are delighted to invite you to join us in Plymouth for this Conference. This year’s conference theme is – ‘Creating a Sustainable Sporting Future: Issues, Pathways and Opportunities ’. This conference aims to bring together researchers and practitioners from across a broad range of Sports Development areas.

Call for Papers | “Global Issues and New Ideas in Sport Management” | 2nd World Association for Sport Management Conference, 20–23 June, 2017, Kaunas, Lithuania

This WASM conference will bring together scholars, practitioners, professionals, and students from around the world to share expertise, knowledge, and new ideas about the global venture of the sport business. The conference theme is a focus on issues that which offer a platform for the international exchange of ideas, best practices, and scientific inquires.

Call for Papers | Cultures, Disciplines, Interactions: Contextualizing Diversity in Physical Activities and Physical Education, AIESEP International Conference | 7–10 November 2017, Pointe-à-Pitre, Guadeloupe, France

The purpose of the 2017 AIESEP conference is to provide an opportunity to enhance dialogue between various viewpoints and perspectives with regard to the future of physical education and sport activities in relation to cultures, identities and diversities. Physical activity contexts are more and more subject to the participants’ cultural variations and numerous identities.

Call for Paper | 15th Annual Sport Marketing Association Conference | November 1–3, 201 | Boston, MA

The Sport Marketing Association welcomes the submission of abstracts for its 15th SMA Annual Conference. Submissions can be conceptual or empirical in nature, and do not need to be completed at the time of submission. Submission deadline is March 31, 2017.