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Professor Bradley Nindl

As the Co-Chair of the Soldiers Physical Performance Congress in 2014, I am looking forward to having some great scientific dialogue with colleagues across the world in Melbourne this November-December. The ICSPP2017 Organising Committee and the Australian Defence Science and Technology (DST) Group have worked diligently to build upon the previous ICSPPs, such as offering student and early career travel awards as a great way of involving young professionals.

I’m anticipating a strong attendance from the University of Pittsburgh’s Neuromuscular Research Laboratory/Warrior Human Performance Research Centre. Also, I know that other colleagues from both the US and internationally are eagerly looking forward to the meeting. On a personal note, I’ve visited Australia twice previously and my experiences were phenomenal. I am currently planning on bringing my family the week before and we will celebrate our Thanksgiving in Australia.

For more information on travel awards and visitor information, please see the congress website www.icspp-australia2017.org

Program Overview

We’re pleased to confirm an overview of the Congress program is now available on the website. The program will be updated online as further information is finalised.

View Program Overview

Abstract Mentoring Program

The ICSPP2017, together with the Tactical Research Unit at Bond University, is pleased to provide an abstract mentorship program. The mentorship program is designed to provide emerging researchers, researchers with a first language other than English, or those with limited experience in submitting an abstract for a scientific congress with support in preparing their abstracts. The goal of the ICSPP2017 mentorship programme is to help authors prepare their abstract clearly and concisely prior to submitting their abstract to the formal abstract review process. Participation in the mentorship programme is entirely voluntary.

The mentorship program will be available from now until to the 1st of June 2017.

Further information can be found here

Come to Melbourne, Australia - The sporting capital of the world

Say hello to Melbourne, the most liveable city in the world. There is a lot to love about Australia’s ‘Sporting city’, with its spectacular combination of old and new architecture, wide, elegant streetscapes and lavish parks and gardens. Add to this world class food, wine and coffee served in the thousands of cafes, bars and restaurants spread out across the city, a packed calendar of sporting and cultural events throughout the year and an array of shopping experiences, and you have all the ingredients for one of the most vibrant and cosmopolitan cities in the world.

There are many places of international interest to visit in Australia, our beaches, the outback, the bush, the rainforests and the reefs but whatever your plans on your trip south remember... Australia its really BIG, so plan to spend a few extra days.

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Key Dates

Registration Opens Now Open
Call for Abstracts Opens Now Open
Call for Session Proposals Opens Now Open
Applications for Student Travel Grants Open Now Open
Call for Session Proposals Closes 30 April 2017
Applications for Student Travel Grants Closes 31 May 2017
Call for Abstracts Close 30 June 2017
Notification to Authors and Travel Grant Applications 18 August 2017
Early Bird Registration Deadline 28 September 2017
ICSPP2017 28 November - 1 December 2017

Sponsorship & Exhibition

Why Sponsor and/or Exhibit at ICSPP2017?

ICSPP2017 will provide an excellent opportunity to promote your company, to support your brands and to maintain a high profile amongst specialists. It offers a unique platform to interact with an international group of researchers, practicing professionals and influential industry representatives. All sponsors and exhibitors will be widely acknowledged leading up to and during the congress. Your company will benefit significantly from exposure to an interested, relevant and influential audience in an informal yet informative environment away from the competition of everyday distractions.

An exciting range of sponsorship opportunities has been developed to ensure a successful outcome for all sponsors and stakeholders. Sponsorship packages have been designed to suit a range of budgets. Early confirmation of your Congress sponsorship will ensure an even higher level of exposure.

Sponsorship Prospectus View the Sponsorship & Exhibition Prospectus
Sponsorship and Exhibition Application form Download the Sponsorship and Exhibition Application Form

For further information and to discuss how you could become involved in the Congress, contact the ICSPP2017 Congress Sponsorship & Exhibition Manager:

Emma Bowyer
GPO Box 3270
Sydney NSW 2001

T: +61 2 9254 5000
F: +61 2 9251 3552
E: sponsorship@icspp-australia2017.org


Contact Us

ICSPP2017 is proudly
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ICSPP2017 Conference Secretariat

ICMS Australasia
GPO Box 5005
South Melbourne VIC 3205

P: +61 (0) 3 9682 0500
F: +61 (0) 3 9682 0344

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