Back to Top
Close Menu
Home » News-Events » News
News and Events Centre

Call for Speakers at Sports Conference

For Release Upon Receipt - Friday, September 20, 2013

Call for Speaker Abstracts on Sport and Higher Education

The UWI and First Citizens Sports Foundation in Trinidad and Tobago will host a conference on Sport and Higher Education at The UWI St Augustine Campus in 2014.

The conference titled "Science, Higher Education and Business: An Interdisciplinary Approach to Sports Studies, Research and Development" takes place from January 15-18, 2014.

Interested persons may submit abstracts for consideration for presentation at this conference.

Abstracts of no more than 300 words should be submitted to Deadline: September 15, 2013.

Submissions should include the author’s name/s, affiliated institution and contact details.  

Please click here for more.

Papers should be substantive and may be either qualitative or quantitative, or both, and should focus on one of the following areas:  

·         The Sociology of Sport

·         Academic Sport Programmes in the Caribbean

·         Sport Management (funding, marketing, sponsorship, sport law, facility management)

·         Sport Tourism

·         Sport policy (elite vs. mass sport, formulation implementation, evaluation)

·         Governance in Sport

·         Sport and Gender

·         Sport for Development

·         Sport Psychology

·         Sport Science (injury, nutrition, physiotherapy, sports medicine, biomechanics)

·         Student-athletes

·         Coaching  




Cave Hill Campus Chill Magazine
Browse our collection of publications, covering life at all four of our UWI campuses - Cave Hill, St. Augustine, Mona and Open.

Cave Hill

Media Resources


Reach Us

Have more questions?

Talk to our Public Information Office
The Leslie Robinson Building


Tel: (246) 417-4000
Fax: (246) 417-4000


Office Hours:
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m