FÉDÉRATION INTERNATIONALE

D´ÉDUCATION PHYSIQUE

Fondée en 1923

FIEP

EUROPE




10.6.2015

International Scientific Conference “Management, Sport, Olympism”, Belgrade, Serbia, May 29, 2015


The traditional International Scientific Conference at Alfa University, Faculty of Management in Sport has been held for the 11th time and was dedicated to “Management, Sport, Olympism”. This year the Conference has been included into the IOC calendar. The Conference was opened by the Rector of Alfa University Mila Popović Živančević PhD, the Dean and the President of the Organizing Committee Dragan Životić PhD, and Violeta Šiljak PhD, the President of the Scientific Board of the Conference.

The audience was addressed by the representatives of the co-organizers and state institutions: Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, University of Sarajevo –Almir Mašala PhD; Olympic Committee of Serbia – Secretary General Đorđe Višacki; Sport Association of Serbia – advisor to the president Dane Korica PhD; Physical Education and Sport History Section FIEP Europe – President of the Section, Nenad Živanović PhD, Ministry of Youth and Sport – State Secreatary Predrag Peruničić.

The Conference focused on the first European Games in Baku which are to be held in 15 days. The presenters shed light on various issues from the field of the sport science in their research papers.

Among the 165 participants from 11 countries was Aghajan Abiyev PhD, the Rector of the Azerbaijan State Academy of Physical Education and Sports and Secretary General of The National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Professor Abiyev gave a plenary lecture “Olympism - Physical and Spiritual Development of Young People through Education and Sport”. Before the lecture Professor Abiyev presented a promo spot about the forthcoming European Games.

The second plenary lecture “Olympism – Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow” was given by Stefan Ilić PhD, General Manager of the Football Academy, and College for Football Coaching and Sport Management, the professor who was the first to introduce Olympism as a course at a higher level education institution.

We would like to thank all the participants, co-organizers, state institutions, the scientific board and the media who contributed to the successful organization of the 11th International Scientific Conference.