14th International Scientific Conference

of Sport Kinetics 2018

“Movement in Human Life and Health”

Poreč, Croatia,

June 24 – 27, 2018


(you can find Second Announcement in PDF version here)


Faculty of Kinesiology, University of Zagreb, Croatia


Faculty of Sport and Physical Education, University of Novi Sad, Serbia

Under the scientific patronage of:

International Association of Sport Kinetics


to the 14th International Scientific
Conference of Sport Kinetics 2018

“Movement in Human Life and Health”

This conference is categorized with 18 points for active participation and with 12 points for passive participation by the Croatian Medical Chamber.

Dear Friends and Colleagues,
On behalf of the organizers, the Faculty of Kinesiology, University
of Zagreb, Croatia, and the Faculty of Sport and Physical Education,
University of Novi Sad, Serbia, we announce with great pleasure
the upcoming 14th International Scientific Conference of Sport
Kinetics 2018 to be held in Poreč, Croatia, 24 – 27.6. 2018.
The Conference shall take place in Poreč (Zelena Laguna). Poreč is a town located
in the heart of the western coast of Istria (Adriatic coast). A town
of culture, tourism, sport and leisure, where the aromas and
colours of past times form a mosaic of unforgettable experiences.
The conference programme shall include oral and poster
presentations and lectures. Invited lectures and other
presentations shall be given by internationally recognized
speakers and researchers.

Invited speakers include well know scholars from all over the world:


Prof. James Skinner, Ph.D.  FACSM, Professor Emeritus, Indiana University, USA

Prof. Han C.G. Kemper, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus,   VU University Medical Center,  VUmc · EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, Netherland

Prof. Włodzimierz Starosta, PhD., Professor Emeritus, State Research Institute of Sport, Warszaw, Poland

Prof. Wiesław Osiński, Ph.D., University of Physical Education, Poznan, Poland

The Organising Committee will also
do its best to provide the rich social programme including formal social events, competition in Polish game RINGO, excursion, and other
less formal activities at Adriatic coast.


The aim of this Conference is to provide
the latest scientific and professional insights,
findings and experiences which are connected with
Movement in Human Life and Health.

Topics of the Conference cover wide range:
• training science,
• physiology,
• psychology,
• medicine,
• biomechanics,

• pedagogy,
• history,
• sociology,
• and others.

These topics should be connected with main topic of the

Conference “Movement in Human Life and Health”.



academicians, researchers, lecturers to practitioners, like
athletes, coaches, physicians, PE teachers, medical doctors,
physiotherapists, and others, as well as postgraduate students
and experts from cognate and adjacent scientific fields from all
over the world who are interested and involved in movement in
human life, movement and health. Oral and poster presentations
of the latest information are expected. Each author is free to
take approach he/she wants.

1. 3 oral and poster presentations of young scientists
(under 35 years old) will be awarded with the IASK
President Cup and N.A. Bernstein Medals

(you can find regulations for this special awards  in PDF version here)

2. the first 3 places in the Professors’ competition in the
Polish game of RINGO will be awarded by the President of
International Ringo Federation



The participants who want to publish full paper/abstract
in the conference Proceedings Book should make the
submission under the link below:

In that case, the participants are obliged to pay the
conference fee according to the written announcement.

Top three full text papers can be evaluated and selected

for review process for publishing in scientific journal

“Kinesiology”, indexed in Web of Science Core Collection.

(you can find Guidelines for submission of abstracts and full papers in PDF version


Official language: English

Scientific/Programme Committee:
Chairman: President of IASK
prof. dr. habil. Wlodzimierz Starosta

General Secretary:
Assoc. prof., dr. habil. Jan M. Konarski
Mobil/Viber/WhatsApp: + 48 606 116 632

Organising Committee:
Chairman: Assoc. Prof. Mario Baić, PhD
Mobil/Viber/WhatsApp: +385 91 254 9418
Secretary: Natalija Babić
Mobil/Viber/WhatsApp: +385 91 564 9487

Further information Scientific/Programme

and Organizing Committee:

E-mail: IASKconference2018@kif.hr:



 Sunday, June 24, 2018
Arrival in the morning/early afternoon
17.00 Conference Opening Ceremony
17.30-19.00 Invited lectures
20.30 Welcome cocktail / formal social events

Monday, June 25, 2018
9:00-10:30 Ringo competition
11.00-12.00 Invited lectures
12.15-13.00 Plenary presentations
14.00 Excursion / City tour
20.30 Informal social events

Tuesday, June 26, 2018
10.00-11.00 Invited lectures
11.30-13.00 Plenary presentations
14.30-15.30 Poster sessions
16.00-18.00 Plenary presentations
20.30 Formal social event

Wednesday, June 27, 2018
10.00 Closing ceremony
12.00 Departure

Scientific/Programme Committee:
President of IASK Prof. dr. habil. Wlodzimierz Starosta and
General Secretary of IASK Assoc. Prof., dr. habil. Jan M. Konarski


Chairman of Organizing Committee:
Assoc. Prof. Mario Baić, PhD
Vice Chairmen of Orgnizing Committee:
Assoc. Prof. Patrik Drid, PhD


VENUE: Hotel Laguna Parentium****, POREČ

Hotel Laguna Gran Vista***, Poreč

Hotel Plavi***, Poreč

Hotel Delfin**, Poreč

Accommodation reservation:


For all further details, especially about

accommodation and transfer please

contact Conference Technical organizer.

Certitudo partner d.o.o. / Travel agency

Contact person:

Petra Mačukatin


+385 91 5760 486

P: +385 1 5802 532

F: +385 1 5802 991

E: partner@certitour.com

W: www.certitour.com