FILIPINO EDUCATORS TO HOST THE FIRST INTERNATIONAL SPORT PEDAGOGY CONFERENCE IN THE PHILIPPINES
Need for Retooling of Physical Education and School Sports Addressed
The College of Human Kinetics of the University of the Philippines has been organizing the
National Conference on Sport Pedagogy since 2012. The past three conferences have been well attended by Physical Educators, Sport Science practitioners, Coaches and Human Movement specialists from all over the Philippines.
This year, in cooperation with the Sport Management Council of the Philippines and with
the support and endorsement of the Asian Council of Exercise and Sport Science, UP-CHK is proud to present the 1st International Conference on Sport Pedagogy (ICSP). The conference theme is PE Plus: Retooling Physical Education for Inclusion, Development and Competition.
Over twenty international scholars specializing in Physical Education and Sport Sciences
have been invited to share their knowledge and expertise. Philippine officials from the Department of Education, Department of Health and the Philippine Sports Commission have also been invited.
The conference culminates in a special forum on “How to PE Plus?” to be moderated by the
conference adviser Professor Dr. Ming Kai Chin and keynote speaker, Professor Dr. Gudrun Doll-Tepper.
The 1st ICSP promises to present different perspectives and frameworks in the study and
practice of Physical Education. Participants can also improve practical knowledge or learn choose to participate in a Lecture and a Movement workshop, each running for 2 hours. In addition, researches will have the opportunity to disseminate their findings through the poster and oral paper presentations.
ICSPHW 2016 CONFERENCE INFORMATION
HOSTED BY : COLLEGE OF HUMAN KINETICS, UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES
VENUE: CELEBRITY SPORTS PLAZA & THE UNIVERSITY OF THE PHILIPPINES, DILIMAN CAMPUS ,QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES
DATES: NOVEMBER 18,19,20, 2016
THEME: “PE Plus: Retooling Physical Education for Inclusion, Development and
ICSPHW CONFERENCE REGISTRATION RATES
For Registration Inquiries kindly email : ICSP2016.SEC@GMAIL.COM
To Register, you can go directly to: http://kintoz.com/sph-events/events/sph/
ANNOUNCEMENT: REGULAR REGISTRATION RATES have been EXTENDED until November 17, Thursday, which means all interested participants must complete their payments only until that banking day.
Having said that, online registrations end at noontime of November 17th. Late registrants will have to register and pay on-site.
Go to http://gbevents.org/sph-events/events/sph/ to REGISTER TODAY!
Pasay City, Philippines, 10th November, 2016 － The University of the Philippines’ College of Human Kinetics (UP-CHK), in partnership with Sport Management Council of the Philippines (SportPhil), led a press conference today to officially announce the upcoming first ever 3-day international academic sports event in the Philippines, the 2016 International Conference on Sport Pedagogy, Health, and Wellness (ICSPHW 2016).
ICSPHW 2016, with a theme, entitled “P.E. Plus: Retooling Physical Education and School Sports for Inclusion, Development and Competition,” will be held from November 18 to 20, 2016, at the Celebrity Sports Plaza and the UP Diliman campus, in Quezon City.
Equipped with meaningful and substantial lectures and training from distinguished sports scholars from all over the world, including the Philippines, the conference aims to highlight the importance of games, play, and physical activity for the development of students. It is looking to attract P.E. teachers, coaches, instructors, trainers, managers, students, athletes and sports advocates.
“This year’s conference promises to equip attendees with the latest pedagogy and valuable workshops as well as opportunities to showcase their research papers and posters,” UP-CHK Dean Ronualdo Dizer announced to members of the media, and distinguished sports figures and advocates during the press launch held at the critically acclaimed international steakhouse, Wolfgang’s Steakhouse in Resorts World Manila, emphasizing the importance of the event in improving sports education in the country.
Presented by beverage brand MILO Philippines, the conference has a bevy of 20+ foreign and local speakers, an expected attendance of 850+ participants, and has been endorsed by the Department of Education (DepEd), Commission on Higher Education (CHED), Philippine Sports Commission (PSC), and the Asian Council of Exercise and Sports Science (ACESS), among other institutions.
“We at MILO believe that active students are active learners; and that physical activity can help improve performance in the classroom. For years, MILO’s grassroots sports programs have contributed to giving Filipino youth a fit and healthy lifestyle,” said Robbie De Vera, MILO Sports Executive. “MILO’s support for ICSPHW 2016 solidifies our commitment to empower sports and P.E. instructors who play a significant role in youth development.”
ICSPHW 2016 is presented by MILO Philippines, co-presented by PACE Magazine x freyo, with Mama Sita’s as official sponsor, Wolfgang’s Steakhouse Manila, Cebuana Lhuillier, GoldToe and Delos Santos Medical Center as assisting sponsors, ABS-CBN as chief media partner, and the Philippine Star and MultiSport.ph as official media partners. Notable speakers include: ACESS co-founder Prof. Dr. Ming- Kai Chin, German Olympic Sports Confederation’s Prof. Dr. Gudrun Doll-Tepper, and Prof. G L Khanna of India.
About UP College of Human Kinetics (UP-CHK)
The UP Diliman College of Human Kinetics (CHK) is one of the leading academic institutions in the Philippines which offers undergraduate and graduate programs in Physical Education, Sports and Human Movement Sciences. It has produced graduates who are now leaders and key administrators shaping the physical education, sports and exercise programs in various institutions nationwide. Currently it is composed of 33 full-time faculty members who specialize in sports coaching/officiating and instruction, strength and conditioning, dance and fitness instruction, outdoor recreation and management, and sports and exercise psychology.
About Sport Management Council of the Philippines (SportPhil)
SportPhil is an organization that assists and promotes excellence in sport management, science and business – combining foreign and local expertise. Founded by Ms. Geraldine Bernardo, a one-time executive director of the Philippine Sports Commission (PSC) and former national athlete herself, SportPhil is a recognized member of the Asian Association of Sport Management (AASM) and an affiliate of the Asian Council of Exercise and Sports Science (ACESS). To learn more visit http://www.sportphil.com, or call +63977 831 8749.