General Information

32nd FIEP World Congress &
15th European Congress

4.-7.8.2020 – Vierumäki, Finland

FIEP World Congress and European Congress will be organized in Vierumäki for the third time on August 4-7, 2020. The event brings together Physical Education scientists, teachers and other specialists to the beautiful surroundings of Vierumäki, Finland.

Congress Theme:

Physical education as a basis for active life for all. Building competence, self-esteem, understanding and motivation for active citizens.

Congress Topics:

  • Using technology in Physical Education
  • How physical activity is related to the main themes of physical literacy: motivation, confidence, knowledge & understanding and engagement
  • Functional Capacity

Keynote Speakers:

  • Dr. Sami Kalaja, Professor of Practice, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • Dr. Uri Schaefer, President, International Council of Sport Sciences and Physical Education (ICSSPE),
  • Dr. Uwe Pühse, professor of Sport Science at the University of Basel in Switzerland and head of the
    Department of Sport, Exercise and Health
  • Dr. Claude Scheuer, Research Scientist, University of Luxembourg
  • Dr. Branislav Antala, President, FIEP Europe & Professor at Comenius University, Faculty of Physical
    education and Sports in Bratislava, Slovakia

Congress format:

  • Keynote presentations
  • Invited presentations
  • Podium presentations
  • Poster presentations
  • Practical Sessions
  • Exhibition