6th Czech Philosophy of Sport Conference, Brno, 26-28th October, 2017

Dates26. – 28. 10. 2017


Venue: Faculty of Sports Studies, Masaryk University, Building A33 / room 227
            University campus – Kamenice  5, 625 00 Brno 

We cordially invite colleagues from PSS/CKS, BPSA, EAPS, IAPS to participate!

Scientific Committee:
Ivo Jirásek

Jim Parry
Irena Martínková
Martin Zvonař
Emanuel Hurych

Organizing Committee: 
Emanuel Hurych
Dagmar Heiland Trávníková
Jim Parry

Invited Keynote Speakers:
prof. Jim Parry
 (Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University, Prague)

More keynote speakers will be added soon!

Conference Registration: FREE
(please fill out the REGISTRATION FORM, and email as a Word.doc to cpsc2017@fsps.muni.cz, with REGN in the title)

Please register as soon as possible.  Registration deadline: August 31st , 2017

Call for Abstracts:
Guidelines for Abstract Submission:
– Send abstract (200-300 words) as soon as possible – final submission date: August 31st , 2017

– Accepted abstracts will receive notification within 2 weeks – final date: September 13th, 2017
– Required format is MS Word Times New Roman 12pt, single spacing, with name, institution, abstract, indicative bibliography; all to fit on one side of A4
– Abstracts to be submitted electronically to s.j.parry@leeds.ac.uk with ABSTRACT in the title
– Book of Abstracts will be emailed to participants in advance, with hard copy at registration

Abstracts must be prepared in English. 20 minutes ONLY for summary presentation time,(+40 mins discussion).  Please don’t just read a 60-minute paper really fast!!
Publication:  Final papers may be considered for publication in a range of journals associated in various ways with BPSA, EAPS and its members, in accordance with normal submission guidelines, e.g.: Sport, Ethics and PhilosophyStudia SportivaActa Universitatis Carolinae – Kinanthropologica; etc.

There will also be a section devoted to philosophical reflections on Olympism and the Olympic Movement, supported by the Czech Olympic Academy.

The conference is held under the auspices of the Dean of Faculty of Sports Studies, MU, doc. Jiří Nykodým, Ph.D.