FIEP World Congress

32nd FIEP World Congress & 15th European Congress

4.-7.8.2020 – Vierumäki, Finland

We are thrilled to announce the 32nd FIEP World Congress and 15th European Congress will take place in Finland on August 47, 2020.

Physical Education scientists, teachers, and other specialists gather, for the third time in Vierumäki, located about one hour away from Helsinki-Vantaa airport, surrounded by beautiful unspoiled nature. 

The main theme

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


  • 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), Israel
  • 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


To be confirmed soon.


Please, fill in the registration form here.

Abstract submission

Please, fill in the abtstract submission form here.


Draft Programme