Call for Papers

The Organizers invite Sport Science Professionals, academics and researchers from all fields of applications and backgrounds to submit papers to ACSS 2020. There will be two streams, Practitioner and Researcher, with suggested but not exhaustive topics below.

Exercise and Training SciencesSports Economics
Global Goals and SportsSports for All and Olympism
Innovation and SportsSports History
Physical Activity and HealthSports Management
Physical Education and SportsSports Marketing
Physical Education and Sports for DisabledSports Nutrition
Physical FitnessSports Philosophy
Physical Therapy and RehabilitationSports Physiology
RecreationSports Psychology
Sports and DiscriminationSports Sociology
Sports and HealthSports Technology
Sports BiomechanicsSports Tourism
Traditional Sports and GamesOther Areas of Sport Science

Authors will be notified of the selection results by email and will receive all technical information and presentation instructions prior to the Conference.

Abstract Submission Deadline: 24th March 2020

Submit your abstract to ACSS before the submission deadline. Please submit using the’ Submit Abstract’ button below. You will be asked to create your own personal account before you are able to upload your abstract. You can return to the system at any time using your user name and password to edit your information and submission.

Author Notification Date: 7th April 2020

Acceptance of abstract for presentation will be announced by the author notification date. The presentation instructions and acceptance letter will be emailed to all authors by this date. If your abstract is accepted you will be invited to register for the conference. Upon payment of the registration fee, your paper will be scheduled for presentation at the conference.

Final Paper Deadline: 5th May 2020

If you wish to publish in ‘Conference Proceedings 2020 Asia-Singapore Conference on Sport Science – Practical challenges encountered in sport and solutions adopted in Sport Science‘,  please send a Microsoft Word version of the full paper and ‘permission to publish form’ to anthonytan@ear.com.sg by the Final Paper Deadline. Use the Springer formatting for your final paper submitted to us. Ensure that your paper is ready to go to press by having thoroughly read the paper for errors.

Early Bird Registration Deadline: 14th May 2020

The registration fee for the conference is lower if you pay before the early bird registration deadline.

Final Registration Deadline: 11th June 2020

This is the final registration date for the conference.

Conference Date: 16th and 17th July 2020

ACSS 2020 conference

Important Dates 
Abstract Submission Date24th March 2020
Author Notification Date April 7th 2020
Final Paper Deadline May 5th 2020
Early Bird Registration Deadline May 14th 2020
Final Registration Deadline June 11th 2020
Conference Date July 16th & 17th 2020

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

Notification of acceptance for abstract will be sent to each author by ‘Author Notification Date’. Accepted abstracts will be published in the Programme and Abstract Book with an associated ISBN Number.

Abstract should include:

  • Title: 15 words or fewer
  • The abstract should be less than 400 words
  • Background: Primary objective of the study.
  • Methods: Quantitative studies should include design, participants , measures and analysis. Qualitative studies should include design, participants, methods of data collection and analysis.
  • Findings: Include a summary of the results and/or a description of the main findings.
  • Discussion: A conclusion for the research

Do not include references at the end of your abstract.

Full Paper Submission Guidelines (optional):

If you are interested to submit your full paper for inclusion in the ‘Conference Proceedings 2020 Asia-Singapore Conference on Sport Science – Practical challenges encountered in sport and solutions adopted in Sport Science’, you will need to follow the guidelines stated below:

  • Use Springer Basic Style for References
  • Each article must consist of the following: Author Name, Affiliation and Email address, Chapter Abstracts and Keywords
  • All tables, figures, pictures should be accompanied with captions and numbers
  • References should be placed at the end of individual chapters
  • Page limit is 25 pages
  • Template for Full Paper: Full paper Template

Formatting for Full Paper is available: manuscript-guidelines-1.0 and Key_Style_Points_1.0.

Note that publishing of full papers in the conference book is optional. You will be invited to present your research at the conference once your abstract is accepted for oral presentation