IPLC Europe

Call for Abstracts

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Conference Theme

The IPLC EUROPE 2019 theme “Powered by Physical Literacy” reflects the importance of bringing individuals from multiple sectors together to learn how to support the physical literacy journey of all. By developing physical literacy across the life course, individuals empower themselves to be better at work, physical activities and sport, have better mental health and happiness, and better engage with their community. It is important that each sector plays.

Education Powered by Physical Literacy

  • Physical Education Curriculum and Pedagogy
  • Physical Literacy over the Whole School Day (Recess, Extra/Co-Curricular – Before and After School)
  • The physical environment in schools
  • Outdoor education

Research Powering Physical Literacy

  • Resilience
  • Psychological aspects
  • Pedagogical aspects
  • Physiological aspects, motivation and confidence
  • Assessment

Communities Powered by Physical Literacy

  • Physical Literacy for Communities (Supporting through Cross-Sectoral Collaboration)
  • Parents and Caregivers
  • Early Childhood
  • Adolescence
  • Older Adults
  • Employment and Vocation
  • Social innovations/social sustainability

Environments Powered by Physical Literacy

  • Active Transport and Environments
  • City planning
  • How to design new City planning
  • How to redesign an existing City planning
  • Environments for Social sustainability
  • Environments for sports

Inclusion Powered by Physical Literacy

  • Gender Inclusivity
  • Cultural Inclusion
  • New Migrants/Displaced Peoples
  • Disability Inclusion

Sports Powered by Physical Literacy

  • Adventure Education/Outdoor Recreation
  • Risky Play
  • Structure/Unstructured Play Contexts (Designing Spaces for the 21st Century)
  • An organisational plan for athlete development
  • Coaches plan for athlete development

Presentation Format Descriptions

30 – Individual Presentation – This is a mini individual presentation with up to a maximum of two presenters. A mini individual presentation will last 30 minutes with question and answers included.

60 – Individual Presentation – This is an individual presentation with up to a maximum of two presenters. An individual presentation will last 60 minutes with question and answers included.

60 – Panel Sessions – Panel presentations are a group presentation with a moderator and up to 3 additional presenters. Panel presentations will be between 60 minutes in length with question and answers included.

90 – Panel Sessions – Panel presentations are a group presentation with a moderator and up to 3 additional presenters. Panel presentations will be between 90 minutes in length with question and answers included.

Poster Submission – Posters must be printed in A0 and poster presenters are expected to be at their poster during the meal breaks and the social reception to explain their poster and answer any questions.

Requirements:

  • Please include contact info and bio for each of the presenter(s).
  • Please note we will provide a projector, screen, sound system, and a microphone. All other items must be supplied by the presenter.
  • For all active sessions, presenters are required to bring their own equipment.

General info:

Confirmations of accepted presentations are issued via email within 6 weeks of the submission closing date (March 25, 2019). Institutional email filters may result in emails not being delivered. If you have not received a confirmation email from us by this time, please jude@podiumconferences.com