International Physical Literacy Conference

Friday, April 20, 2012 - 12:00am
To: Monday, April 22, 2013 - 12:00am
Location: 
Banff, AB
Canada

The International Physical Literacy Conference (IPLC) is designed to bring together sport, health, education and recreation experts to advance the knowledge, application and implementation of Physical Literacy programming across the globe. Programming streams include: 

  • Latest Physical Literacy Research
  • Practical Applications (sector specific and multi-sector integration) of Physical Literacy
  • Assessing Physical Literacy

Interested in sharing your work?

The streams for the 2013 conference are:
1. The impact of physical literacy - current evidence and research
2. Physical literacy in practice - promising strategies
3. Physical literacy in the recreational setting
4. Physical literacy in the educational setting
5. Using policy to advance physical literacy

Submitting an abstract form is simple:

New users submit here
Returning users submit here

The abstract submissions deadline has been extended to January 21, 2013

This IPLC takes place in May/June in selected cities around the world. If you are interested in hosting a future IPLC, please contact the IS4LS Secretariat.

General Information

The inaugural International Physical Literacy Conference (IPLC01) will take place in April 20 - 23, 2013 at the Banff Centre, Banff, Canada.

The Program-at-a-Glance will be available shortly.

World Long-Term Athlete Development Symposium

The World Long-Term Athlete Development Symposium is designed to bring together sport, health, education and recreation experts to advance the knowledge, application and implementation of Long-term Athlete Development and Sport for Life principles across the globe. Abstracts are accepted.

Our first one-day Symposium, sponsored by IS4LS, was held in conjunction with the Canadian Sport for Life Summit at the Hilton Lac Leamy in Gatineau, Quebec in Canada’s National Capital (Ottawa) Region on February 3rd, 2012, and was a great success.

Organizations interested in partnering with IS4LS to host a future Congress are invited to contact the IS4LS Secretariat.

Deadline - Call for presenters: 
Mon, 01/21/2013
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