"Conferences" tag

Call for Participation | Eliminating violence in sport and creating safety for athletes | Safe Sport International inaugural conference, Madrid, April 6–7, 2018

Violence, including sexual, physical, psychological abuse and neglect, threatens not only the ethical and social basis of sport but also the physical, emotional and mental health of the athlete. The Safe Sport International (SSI) conference to addresses research evidence, policy responses, preventive strategies and the growing demand for safe sport practice to secure sport as a place of safety for all athletes.

Call for Papers |“Global Goals in Sports” | 1. International Symposium of Physical Education, Sport, Recreation And Dance, Nişantaşı University, İstanbul, Turkey, April 26–28, 2018. Call ends March 5, 2018

We will be happy hosting researchers, educators, graduate students and professionals from all over the world to present papers at the Physical Education, Sports, Recreation and Dance Symposium in İstanbul, one of the most beautiful cities in the world.

Call for Papers | “Sport, Policy and Politics: Interdisciplinary Perspectives” | 12th Annual Conference of the PSA’s Sport and Politics PSG, Stirling University, March 21–22, 2018. Call ends January 26, 2018.

We invite you to join us for the 12th Annual Conference of the PSA’s Sport and Politics specialist study group, to be hosted by Stirling University School of Law and held on our…

Call for Papers | International Socio-Cultural research group on Women’s Artistic Gymnastics | Special session at the ISSA Conference, Lausanne, June 5–8, 2018. Call ends January 12, 2018

At the 2018 ISSA World Congress of the Sociology of Sport in Lausanne, 5 – 8 June 2018, ISCWAG (International Socio-Cultural research group on Women’s Artistic Gymnastics) is able to hold a special session on socio-cultural women’s artistic gymnastics research. We warmly invite you to submit a suitable abstract for this conference session.

Call for Papers | 3rd International Conference | “Sport Economics & Sport Management” (SESM) | May 10–11, 2018, in Vienna, Austria. Call ends December 31, 2017

In line with IASE’s mission, the conference seeks to further the interdisciplinary dialogue between sport economics, sport management, sport governance and related fields. A list of suggested topics may be found on the conference web site. However, any relevant subject is welcome as well as suggestions of entire sessions.

Call for Papers | Sport&EU Annual Conference | July 3-4, 2018, Edge Hill University. Call ends February 15, 2018

The organisers aim to make this the most accessible event in our history. To add to the occasion, the conference will be held during the FIFA World Cup. Delegates, should they so wish, will also have free access to the annual EU Sports Law and Policy Summer School which will be held on July 5th, 2018, the day after the conference.

Call for Papers | “Telling the Stories of Race and Sports in Canada: A Symposium” | September 28–29, 2018, University of Windsor Windsor, Ontario, Canada. Call ends January 15, 2018

Papers may focus on individuals, teams, or deal with themes that address sports and race in relation to: community, nation, and identity; social justice; gender and class; region; sport as a manifestation of cultural practices. It may focus on local amateur, grassroots, or elite play, and cover local, regional or international activities.

Call for Papers | “Mobilising Change: Creative and Critical Leisure Practices in the Post-Disciplinary Era” | Leisure Studies Association (LSA) Annual Conference July 10–13, 2018, University of Bath (UK). Call ends February 1, 2018

The conference seeks to mobilise critical and creative insights, relationships and collaborations between academics, and also with non-academic participants who have been involved in co-created research (artists, activists, policy makers and professionals).

Call for Papers | “Sports Organizations and Organizing Sports: Critical Reflections” | International Sociology of Sport Association (ISSA) Annual Conference, June 5–8, 2018, Lausanne, Switzerland. Call ends January 12, 2018

The aim of the main theme of this annual conference will be to address how the social sciences and sports organizations influence each other. This will be achieved by, on the one hand, considering how social science research is integrated into sports organizations, on the other hand, examining how sports organizations impact the social sciences.

Call for Papers | Forty-Sixth Annual Convention of the North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) | University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, May 25–28, 2018. Call ends January 5, 2018

Since the founding of the he North American Society for Sport History (NASSH) in 1972, its members have met at our annual convention to share research findings, to explore theoretical insights, and to honor excellence in our field. NASSH welcomes scholars from all academic disciplines, all countries, graduate students, and those who work outside universities.