International Congress on Science and Nordic Skiing -"From science to practice", 2–5 June 2015 in Vuokatti
The 3rd International Congress on Science and Nordic Skiing (www.ICSNS2015.fi) will be organized in June 2015 in Vuokatti, Finland. The congress will gather together scientists, coaches, representatives from the ski industry, ski associations and Olympic and Paralympic Committees, students, and last but not least, athletes to discuss the latest developments in Nordic Skiing. This congress will be a good time to enjoy and share ideas between friends and colleagues.
The Congress will be organized by the Sports Technology Unit (Vuokatti) of the Department of Biology of Physical Activity, University of Jyväskylä, Finland and Department of Sport Science and Kinesiology, University of Salzburg, Austria in co-operation with Vuokatti Sports Institute, The Centre for Measurement and Information Systems (CEMIS) and the Municipality of Sotkamo. Chairs of the congress are Prof. Vesa Linnamo (Univ. Jyväskylä, Finland) and Prof. Stefan Josef Lindinger (Univ. Salzburg, Austria).
The majority of the program naturally includes individual oral and poster presentations by colleagues from all over the world. We encourage our younger colleagues to take part in a competition for the Young Investigator Award.
We are confident that we will be able to offer an unforgettable stay in Vuokatti both academically and socially. Therefore, it is our great pleasure to welcome you all to enjoy the Finnish summer and inspiring atmosphere of Vuokatti.
Event registration informations you find on the website www.ICSNS2015.fi.
Congress Chair: Vesa Linnamo, Professor, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Congress Vice-Chair: Stefan Lindinger, Professor, University of Salzburg, Austria
Congress secretary : Anni Hakkarainen, Project Coordinator, University of Jyväskylä, Finland