Call for abstracts: Olympism4Humanity Summit 2015


Call for abstracts: Olympism4Humanity Summit 2015

The O4H Summit is accepting research paper abstracts for 20-minute oral presentations, poster presentations and 45-minute roundtable discussions at their annual summit. Submission deadline: 30 May

Olympism4Humanity Alliance (O4H) is a global humanitarian consortium of world leading actors with expertise in applying Olympism to address local and global challenges. Our vision is to explore and enhance the contribution of Olympism to humanity.

The theme of this year’s summit is humanitarian action, prevention & resilience: bridges across agencies, theory & practice.

Abstracts for research papers, oral presentations, poster presentations and roundtable discussions around the following themes:

  • Academic engagement and student community service
  • Conflict resolution, human rights and international law
  • Knowledge-based economy, social cohesion and social change
  • Community and global health & ethics
  • Innovation and social entrepreneurship
  • Meditation, resilience and social change
  • Liberal arts and technology
  • Olympism in action and applied Olympic education
  • Performing arts, sport and cultural diplomacy
  • Student affairs, global citizenship, civic and student engagement
  • Sport for peace and development programming and policy
  • Adaptive sport and disability
  • Global social, Behavioural and education research ethics
  • Modern and ancient Olympic Games history

Interested individuals should submit their abstract no later than 30 May.

The O4H Summit will take place at the premises of the International Olympic Academy in ancient Olympia. The O4H Summit opening ceremony will take place in Marathon on 25 June.

[This article has been edited by the Operating Team]


Article type



Bradley Castelli


Sunday, April 12, 2015 - 23:00