"Conferences" tag

Call for Papers | International Football History Conference | City Football Academy, Manchester City Football Club, June 7–8, 2018. Call ends December 30, 2017

This is a call for papers to be presented at the second International Football History conference. There will be an opportunity to present on any topic relating to the history of football. We are particularly keen to include papers focusing on football’s origins, race, discrimination, identity, the World Cup (and football’s mega events.

Call for Papers | “Commemorating the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico in the Global Context” | Global Conference on Sport for Social Change, The University of Georgia, April 3–4, 2018. Call ends January 28, 2018

To commemorate the brave and powerful silent protest of the 1968 Games that ultimately sparked a global and domestic wake-up call on civil and human rights, please join us at the first annual Global Conference on Sport for Social Change (GCSSC) to reflect on the progress, roadblocks, and the ongoing struggle towards equity and social justice since the 1968 Games.

Call for Papers | The Politics of the Canoe: Activism and Resistance | Winnipeg, MB, June 8–10, 2018. Call ends December 15, 2017

We are seeking contributions to a workshop that will examine the political life of the canoe in all of its diverse forms. While much critical scholarship on the canoe has offered a critique of its hegemonic position, we also hope to highlight how the canoe has been used to resist and redraw relationships of power.

Call for Papers | Changing the rules of the game? An interdisciplinary symposium examining the relationship between sport and media | Loughborough University, May 16–17, 2018. Call ends January 19, 2018

This event seeks to take stock of current developments in the field of sport and media and critically assess new theoretical and methodological approaches. Of particular interest will be current debates around mediatization in understanding contemporary trends in the domain of sport. We welcome papers from post-graduate as well as established researchers.

Call for Papers | European Congress of Adapted Physical Activity 2018 | University of Worcester Arena, July 3–5, 2018. Call ends January 31, 2018

The conference is organised in three themes: Day 1 – Adapted Physical Activity & Sport; Day 2 – Inclusive Physical Education; and Day 3 – Health and rehabilitation. Abstracts should address these themes. The conference organisers will strive to schedule oral, poster and practical workshop presentations to reflect the theme of the day.

Save the Date | SVEBI-konferensen 2018 | 21–22 november 2018, Högskolan Dalarna

SVEBI-konferensen 2018 är ett arrangemang i samarbete mellan Högskolan Dalarna och Göteborgs Universitet genom forskningsgruppen SCoPE (Sports Coaching and Physical Education, http://iki.gu.se/forskning/scope).

Call for Participation | UK Sport Development Network (UKSDN) 2017 Conference | Plymouth Marjon University, November 17, 2017

This conference comes at an important time for sport development in the UK; following a major sport policy shift by government and at a time when key stakeholders are considering their responses to new priorities. We anticipate a large number of delegates from both academic and practitioner focused backgrounds with senior figures participating as keynote speakers and presenters.

Call for Papers | Annual Stadium Managers Association Seminar | February 4-8, 2018, Huntington Beach CA. Call ends December 1, 2017

We cordially invite all academicians to submit sport business research proposals for consideration as either an oral (20 minute) or poster presentation, to the Annual Stadium Managers Association Seminar. A focus on Stadium Management is encouraged and can encompass a number of facets relating to stadium management, sponsorship, marketing, outsourcing, social media, etc.

Call for Papers | The Multiplicity of Hockey II: Delivering new understandings of the game | The Hockey Conference, July 5–7, 2018, University of Alberta, Edmonton. Call ends December 15, 2017

The conference committee invites abstract submissions from scholars in various fields whose work engages with  the sport of hockey, in all its diverse forms, in a multitude of ways. These can include, but are not limited to, historical, empirical, conceptual, and artistic approaches to the sport.

Call for Papers | 6th International Conference on Qualitative Research in Sport and Exercise, Vancouver, Canada, June 6–8, 2018. Call ends December 15, 2017

Qualitative research in sport and exercise is growing. It is also increasingly celebrated for what it can offer academics, students, practitioners. This conference is dedicated to promoting empirical inquiry, advancements in qualitative methods and debates about methodology, theory, presentation and practice.