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8th FIEP European Congress

8th FIEP European Congress

The 8th FIEP European Congress will be held on 29 August - 1 September 2013 in Bratislava, Slovakia, on "Physical Education and Sports Perspective of Children and Youth in Europe".


08/29/2013 00:00


Slovakia, Bratislava|1.09.2013

Comenius University, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports, in cooperation with its partners organises the 8th FIEP European Congress in Bratislava.

Several topics will be discussed during the congress, including: 

  • Physical Education at Schools
  • Physical Education and Sports at Universities
  • Economic and Legal Problems of Physical Education and Sports
  • Leisure Activities, Nutrition, Health and Healthy Life Style of Children and Youth
  • Sport and Physical Education of People with Special Needs
  • Education and Training of Professionals – Physical Education Teachers, Coaches, Managers

Key speakers include:

  • Ken Hardman, Honorary Professor at the University of Worcester, UK and expert advisor to UNESCO, WHO and IOC in the domain of school Physical Education and Sport development;
  • Branislav Antala, working at Comenius University in Bratislava, Faculty of Physical Education and Sports, Slovakia, Visiting professor at Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb, Croatia; his area of specialisation is Physical Education Pedagogy, Evaluation in Physical Education and Sport Management;
  • Herbert Haag, his major research and teaching areas are Sport Pedagogy; Comparative Sport Science; Sport Philosophy, Research Methodology of Sport Science; Olympic Issues; Networking in Sport Science;
  • Tansin Benn, Visiting Professor at the University of Plymouth, England. 

Opening abstract submission: 1st July 2012
Abstract submission deadline: 30th April 2013
Deadline for registration fee payment for presenting authors: 30th June 2013

 (Fédération Internationale d'Education Physique: international federation of physical education) celebrates this year its 90th anniversary, it is the oldest and one of the biggest world international organisations in the field of physical education.


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