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ICSMS 2017 : 19th International Conference on Sports and Materials Science

Durban, South Africa
January 12 - 13, 2017

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Conference Venue

Holiday Inn Express Durban Umhlanga
2 Ncondo Place, Cnr Ncondo Place & Ntusi Road,
off Umhlanga Rocks Drive
Umhlanga, Durban, 4320, South Africa
Conference Code: 17ZA01ICSMS

Conference Aims and Objectives

The ICSMS 2017: 19th International Conference on Sports and Materials Science aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Sports and Materials Science. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Sports and Materials Science.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Sports and Materials Science are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.WASET

Conference Proceedings

All submitted conference papers will be blind peer reviewed by three competent reviewers. The post conference proceedings will be abstracted and indexed in the International Science Index , and submitted to be indexed in the Google Scholar, Scopus and Thomson Reuters. The conference abstracts and proceedings book, CD and certificate of presentation will be distributed to participants at the conference registration desk.

Special Journal Issues

ICSMS 2017 has teamed up with the Special Journal Issue on Sports and Materials Science. A number of selected high-impact full text papers will also be considered for the special journal issues. All submitted papers will have the opportunity to be considered for this Special Journal Issue. The paper selection will be carried out during the peer review process as well as at the conference presentation stage. Submitted papers must not be under consideration by any other journal or publication. The final decision for paper selection will be made based on peer review reports by the Guest Editors and the Editor-in-Chief jointly. Selected full-text papers will be published online free of charge.

Conference Sponsor and Exhibitor Opportunities

The Conference offers the opportunity to become a conference sponsor or exhibitor. To participate as a sponsor or exhibitor, please download and complete the Conference Sponsorship Request Form.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline   November 30, 2016
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection   December 5, 2016
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline   December 10, 2016
Conference Dates   January 12 - 13, 2017

Important Notes

Please ensure your submission meets WASET's strict guidelines for accepting scholarly papers. Downloadable versions of the check list for Full-Text Papers and Abstract Papers.

Please refer to the Paper Submission GUIDE before submitting your paper.

Selected Conference Papers

1) The Use of Substances and Sports Performance among Youth: Implications for Lagos State Sports
Osifeko Olalekan Remigious, Adesanya Adebisi Joseph, Omolade Akinmade Olatunde
2) Prediction Modeling of Compression Properties of a Knitted Sportswear Fabric Using Response Surface Method
Jawairia Umar, Tanveer Hussain, Zulfiqar Ali, Muhammad Maqsood
3) Impediments to Female Sports Management and Participation: The Experience in the Selected Nigeria South West Colleges of Education
Saseyi Olaitan Olaoluwa, Osifeko Olalekan Remigious
4) Multidimensional Sports Spectators Segmentation and Social Media Marketing
B. Schmid, C. Kexel, E. Djafarova
5) Identification of Ice Hockey World Championship International Sports Event through Brand Personality
Eva Čáslavová, Andrej Višněvský
6) Highly Accurate Tennis Ball Throwing Machine with Intelligent Control
Ferenc Kovács, Gábor Hosszú
7) Profit and Nonprofit Sports Clubs: Financial and Organizational Comparison in Poland
Wojciech B. Cieśliński, Igor Perechuda
8) ACTN3 Genotype Association with Motoric Performance of Roma Children
J. Bernasovska, I. Boronova, J. Poracova, M. Mydlarova Blascakova, V. Szabadosova, P. Ruzbarsky, E. Petrejcikova, I. Bernasovsky
9) Talent Selection for Present Conception of Women Sports Gymnastics and Practical Verification of the Test Battery
G. Bago, P. Hedbávný, M. Kalichová
10) Examination of Self-Efficacy and Life Satisfaction Levels of Students Receiving Education in Schools of Physical Education and Sports
Hasan Şahan, Murat Tekin, Mustafa Yıldız, Meriç Eraslan, Mevlüt Yıldız, Hatice Sim, Demet Neriman Yarar
11) Examination of Self and Decision Making Levels of Students Receiving Education in Schools of Physical Education and Sports
Mustafa Yildiz, Murat Tekin, Hasan Şahan, Ahmet Şahin, Mehmet Şaker, Buket Ulucan, Osman Mutlu
12) General Haemodynamics, Aerobic Potential and Strategy for Adaptation of Students to Team Sports
V.A. Baronenko, S.I. Bugreeva, K.R. Mekhdieva
13) Availability of Sports Facilities does not explain the Association between Economic Environment and Physical Inactivity in a Southern European city
Cruz Pascual, Enrique Regidor, Paloma Ortega, David Martínez, Paloma Astasio
14) Application of BP Neural Network Model in Sports Aerobics Performance Evaluation
Shuhe Shao
15) Patterns of Sports Supplement Use among Iranian Female Athletes
A. Golshanraz, L. Hakemi, L. Pourkazemi, E. Dadgostar, F. Moradzandi, R. Tabatabaee, F. Moradi, K. Hosseinihajiagha, N. Jazayeri, H. Abedifar, R. Fouladi, M. Khooban, H. Saboori, M. Kiani, M. Sajedi, E. Karooninejad, S.Moeen, M.Ghavam, F.Beiranvand, S.Mansoori, F.Gheisari, H.Barzegari