Call for Papers | 23rd Annual International Conference on Sports: Economic, Management, Marketing & Social Aspects | Athens, Greece, May 8–11, 2023. Call ends October 10, 2022

The Hellenic Marathon Race Championship, November 11, 2018. (Shutterstock/vovidzha)

The Sport, Exercise, & Kinesiology Unit of ATINER organizes its 23rd Annual International Conference on Sports: Economic, Management, Marketing & Social Aspects, 8-11 May 2023, Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of Sports.

The aim of the conference is to bring together academics and researchers of all areas of sports. Participants can present on sports topics within broad streams of research areas. Areas of interest include (but are not confined to):

      • The Impacts of Olympic Games
      • Professional Sports
      • Sport-Scheduling
      • Sports Tourism
      • Sports Law
      • Sports Communication
      • Sports & Media
      • Sports & Society
      • Sport Psychology
      • Sports Violence
      • Sports & Education
      • Sports & Ethics
      • Sport Technology
      • Sports and Computer Applications
      • Sports & Information Technology
      • Sport Services
      • Sports History

Also, special sessions will be organized for individual sports (soccer, football, baseball, basketball, handball, ice hockey, tennis, car racing, gymnastics etc). Consistent with the theme of ATINER’s small academic events, all programs may include a few sessions on current topics in education and research.

Please note that all our conferences are non-thematic as explained in our policy (click here). However, academic members and friends can take the lead to organize and chair a stream as part of this conference.

Please submit an abstract (email only) to:, using the abstract submission form to: Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER or Dr. Maria Kosma Head, Sports Unit, ATINER & Associate Professor, Louisiana State University, USA. Abstracts should include the following: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Affiliation, Current Position, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.

If you want to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. organize a stream, chair a session, review papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email  to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER & Honorary Professor, University of Stirling, UK (

      • Abstracts Deadline: 10-Oct-2022
      • Register as attendee: 10-Apr-2023
      • Full Paper Deadline: 10-Apr-2023

For further information, please visit the conference homepage.

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