Sports Conference Streams

Streams organized as part of the
20th Annual International Conference on Sports: Economic, Management, Marketing & Social Aspects
11-14 May 2020, Athens, Greece
Abstract Submission Information
11-14 May 2020
Arts & Sports
Stream Leader: Dr. Lisa Stansbie, Dean of the School of Art, Architecture and Design, Leeds Beckett University, UK.
The aim of this stream is to draw together academics and researchers across the areas of arts and sports. We are particularly interested in papers that consider the cross-discipline possibilities of bringing the two areas together through case studies, policy and practice-based studies. Themes can include, but aren't limited to: Sporting Architecture, Cultural Olympiad/Olympic Arts, Sport and Design, Cultural Representations of Sport, Sport and Literature, National Cultural and Sporting Policy, Sports and Arts Audiences, Aesthetics in Sport and Sports Photography. Selected papers from this steam will be considered in a Special Issue of the Athens Journal of Sports.
Deadline: 27 April 2020
Abstract Submitting Form
11-14 May 2020
Elite Sport Performance
Stream Leader: Dr. Nadim Nassif, Academic Member, ATINER & Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology, Education and Physical Education, Notre-Dame University, Lebanon.
Research in the field of elite sport performance calls for all studies related to the different strategies undertaken by the main actors of a local and/or national sport movement aiming at achieving success in professional and/or international sport. Those actors are:
-At a macro-level, the government, ministry of youth and sports, ministry of education, National Olympic Committee or any related national governing body involved in setting up a national elite sport policy.
-At a meso-level, the national federations, local authorities, clubs, schools and universities.
-At a micro-level, coaches, medical staff and athletes.
Deadline: 27 April 2020
Abstract Submitting Form
11-14 May 2020
LGBTQ and Sports
Academic Responsible: Dr. Dimitrios Kolyperas, Lecturer, Stirling University, UK.
The aim of the symposium is to explore the barriers to sport and physical activity participation for the lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer (LGBTQ) community including the fear of homophobia and discrimination.
Deadline: 27 April 2020
Abstract Submitting Form