Call for Papers | Association of Researchers in Physical Activities and Sports, ACAPS, International Congress | October 26–28 2015, Nantes, France

Dear colleagues and friends,

running-on-the-beachOn behalf of the Organizing Committee and the laboratory Movement, Interactions, Performance (EA 4334) from the University of Nantes, we are pleased to invite you to the 16th edition of the ACAPS International Congress (Association of Researchers in Physical Activities and Sports) which will be held in Nantes (La Cité Nantes Events Center) from Monday the 26th of October to Wednesday the 28th of October, 2015.

In 2015, ACAPS is celebrating its 30th anniversary. The congress aims to bring together the French and international scientific community of sports, within the field of physical activity and human motor skills, and to allow for interaction, communication and multidisciplinary scientific exchange at the highest level.

We are expecting both Junior and experienced researchers from all scientific disciplines involved in specialized or multidisciplinary laboratories, in human and social sciences (psychology, sociology, history, science of intervention, law), life sciences (physiology, neuroscience, medicine), and / or engineering sciences (biomechanics, mechanical), to be present at this conference in Nantes.

On the website will find the Call for Abstracts, starting from today until April 3rd, 2015 included (deadline for abstract submission).

Abstracts should be sent electronically by mail (Microsoft Word-compatible text file: .doc, .docx, …) to the following address: These abstracts must follow the Instructions to Authors, available at the conference website:

On the website you will also find further information about the invited speakers, the expected conference program, the committees, as well as some practical information about travel and accommodation in Nantes.

For any information about this conference:

We are looking forward to welcoming you in Nantes and send you, dear colleagues and friends, on behalf of the Organizing Committee and the Scientific Committee of the 16th Congress of the ACAPS our warmest greetings.

Yours Sincerely

  • Pr. Christophe Cornu, President of the organizing committee.
  • Pr. Jacques Saury, President of the scientific committee and director of
    the laboratory “Movement, Interactions, Performance”
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