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The Volga Region State Academy will hold a prestigious scientific Congress in Kazan

During the meeting of the International Association of Universities of Physical Culture and Sports in Almaty (Kazakhstan), Vice Rector for research and international affairs of the Volga Region State Academy of Physical Culture, Sport and Tourism, Professor Firuza Zotova told about the preparations for the upcoming International Scientific Congress "Olympic Sport and Sport for All". The Congress will take place in Kazan in June 2020. Prof. Firuza Zotova presented the Congress website to the Association members (iscongress2020.ru). The Congress website is accessible for registration and sending materials for publication in a special issue of the scientific journal "Science and sport: current trends" coordinated by International Association of Physical Education and Sport Universities and included into the list of peer-reviewed scientific publications of the Higher Attestation Commission. 

Members of the Association approved the logo of the upcoming Congress and discussed the rules of discussion of the declared scientific sessions in four areas of work. In addition to two plenary sessions with the participation of foreign speakers, a number of practical master classes and round table talks with the participation of representatives of the Olympic movement will take place at the Volga Region State Academy during the Congress. 

Members of the Association also took into its ranks the Lakshimbai National Institute of Physical Education (India). At present the number of representatives of the scientific and educational community in the Association has grown to 57 universities. Summing up the meeting, the President of the International Association of Universities of Physical Culture and Sports, Professor Kairat Zakiryanov, handed gratifying letters to the Association members for the contribution to the development of the Association. Yusup Yakubov, Rector of the Volga Region State Academy of Physical Culture, Sport and Tourism, was also awarded international recognition.