2017 All-Ireland Postgraduate Conference in Sport Sciences, Physical Activity & Physical Education

The Institute of Technology Carlow, Ireland is delighted to invite participants to attend the 4th Annual All-Ireland Postgraduate Conference in Sport Sciences, Physical Activity and Physical Education which takes place on Friday April 21st 2017 at the IT Carlow Main Campus.

The Conference takes place in:

The 2017 conference will focus on the theme of ‘Research to Practice’ with awards for the best oral and poster presentations under this theme. There will also be awards for the best ‘visual’ poster and best overall oral presentation under each theme.

We look forward to welcoming delegates undertaking research for a Masters/PhD relating to the following thematic areas:

  1. Sports Performance
  2. Physical Activity and Physical Education
  3. Injury Prevention and Rehabilitation

This conference provides an excellent opportunity for postgraduate students to: 

  • Enhance and develop their research skills by presenting and disseminating their research in a supportive conference environment
  • Present research proposals, preliminary data or research-in-progress
  • Network and form new collaborations in a supportive, interdisciplinary environment
  • Receive constructive feedback on their poster/oral presentation
  • Participate in masterclass workshops


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Key Dates

  1. Registration opens: February 1st 2017
  2. Abstract submission deadline: March 8th 2017
  3. Notification of abstract decision: March 21st 2017
  4. Conference: April 21st 2017

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Céad Míle Fáilte (A hundred thousand welcomes)

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