Key Dates
  • Abstract Submission Deadline: 31 Jan., 2014
  • Abstracts selection:
    1 Feb., 2014 –28 Feb., 2014
  • Confirmation of Abstract Acceptance/Rejection:
    15 Mar., 2014.
  • End of Early Bird Registration: 31 March, 2014
  • Abstract Presenter Registration Deadline:
    1 April, 2014
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ISSA World Congress of Sociology of Sport 2014

July 9-13, 2014 Beijing, China

The 2014 World Congress will take place in Peking University, the most prestigious Higher Education institution in China. The campus, known as "Yan Yuan"(the garden of Yan), is situated at Haidian District in the western suburb of Beijing, with a total area of 2,743,532 square metres (or 274 hectares). It stands near to the Yuanmingyuan Garden and the Summer Palace. The University now consists of 31 colleges and 14 departments, offering 101 undergraduate programs, 224 postgraduate programs, and 202 doctoral programs.
The Congress’s theme is The Sport and the Challenges of Social Change with aims at raising government and public awareness of the role of sport in many aspects of society, building bridges of interaction between sport and other social sectors .and promoting development of sports sociology and strengthening construction of discipline talents across the world. It is expected that over 300 participants from all over the world will come to Beijing to discuss relevant issues related to sports sociology.

ISSA2014 Acadamic Program
9 Poster Presentations in English