The Sports Research Unit of the Athens Institute for Education and Research (ATINER) organizes its 17th Annual International Conference on Sports: Economic, Management, Marketing & Social Aspects on May 8 – 11, 2017 in Athens, Greece sponsored by the Athens Journal of Sports.
The aim of the conference is to bring together academics and researchers of all areas of sports. Participants can present on sports topics within broad streams of research areas. Areas of interest include (but are not confined to):
- Impacts of Olympic Games
- Professional Sports
- Sports Tourism
- Sports Law
- Sports Communication
- Sports & Media
- Sports & Society
- Sport Psychology
- Sports Violence
- Sports & Education
- Sports & Ethics
- Sport Technology
- Sports and Computer Applications
- Sports & Information Technology
- Sport Services
- Sports History.
Also, special sessions will be organized for individual sports (soccer, football, baseball, basketball, handball, ice hockey, tennis, car racing, gymnastics etc).
Submission and Registration
Please submit an abstract to Dr. Christos Anagnostopoulos, Associate Professor, Molde University College, Norway & Associate Lecturer, University of Central Lancashire, Cyprus using the submission form linked below. Abstracts should include the following: Title of Paper, Full Name (s), Affiliation, Current Position, an email address, and at least 3 keywords that best describe the subject of your submission. Decisions are reached within 4 weeks.
If you want to participate without presenting a paper, i.e. organize a panel (session, mini conference), chair a session, review papers to be included in the conference proceedings or books, contribute to the editing of a book, or any other contribution, please send an email to Dr. Gregory T. Papanikos, President, ATINER & Honorary Professor, University of Stirling, UK.
In addition, a number of special events will be organized: A Greek night of entertainment with dinner, a special one-day cruise to selected Greek islands, an archaeological tour of Athens and a one-day visit to Delphi.