Future Scientific Meetings

2014, Timisoara (Romania)

Theme: The Pedagogical Side of Outdoor and Leisure Activities

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The purpose of the 2014 AIESEP Specialist Seminar in Timisoara, Romania, is to bring together experts in sport pedagogy, as well as specialists involved in outdoor and leisure activities, in order to create a space for reflection and discussion on how to adapt to society’s increasing interest in this area.

One of the outcomes of the seminar will be an AIESEP position statement on the potential input of the fields of sport pedagogy and physical education teacher education in the development of a body of knowledge that would be useful for practitioners in the area of outdoor and leisure activities. Discussions will also explore the contribution specialists in this field could make to the fields of sport pedagogy and physical education teacher education. Worldwide, a growing number of sport and physical education departments have been establishing new programs focused on the preparation of outdoor and leisure specialists. It is anticipated that this seminar will lead to the development of research networks between AIESEP and partners in the field of outdoor and leisure activities, opening up possibilities for collaborative research projects.

Date: November 07-09, 2014

Host Partner:Facultatea de Educatie Fizica si Sport Universitatea de Vest Timisoara

Language: English

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2015, Madrid (Spain)

Theme: Moving Up Physical Education and Sports participation on the Public Health Agenda; … it is not too late to Act

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The program is under construction. It will be proposed in the next months.

The organizers and AIESEP Board are working closely to develop an attracting event. 

Date: July 08-11, 2015

Host Partner:Universidad Europea de Madrid

Language: English

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