Leisure & Recreation

8th Annual International Symposium on Leisure & Recreation

8-11 May 2023
Athens, Greece

Academic member responsible for the conference


  • Dr. Maria Kosma, Head, Sports Unit, ATINER & Associate Professor, Louisiana State University, USA.

ATINER will accept remote (online) presentations of 15-20 minutes in cases that onsite presentations are not possible by the speaker. Please note that many attendees including those who present a paper may choose the online option. However, ATINER will provide full fledged services (lunches, dinners, excursions) even if one participant presents onsite.

The Sports, Leisure & Recreation Unit of ATINER is organizing its 8th Annual International Symposium on Leisure & Recreation, 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 Leisure & Recreation and other related disciplines. Consistent with the theme of ATINER’s small academic events, all programs may include a few sessions on current topics in education and research. You may participate as presenter of one paper, chair of a session or observer.

Abstracts Deadline: 7-Feb-2023
Register as attendee: 10-Apr-2023
Full Paper Deadline: 10-Apr-2023

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: atiner@atiner.gr, using the abstract submission form by 7 February 2023 to: Dr. Maria Kosma Head, Sports UnitATINER & 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 (president@atiner.gr).

Previous International Symposiums on Leisure & Recreation
Programs Abstract Books
7th
6th
5th
4th
3rd
2nd
1st
2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016

2022
2021
2020
2019
2018
2017
2016

Contact

+30 2103634210
+30 2103634209

————————————————————     Photo Gallery     ————————————————————