Professor Firuza Zotova, Vice Rector for Research and International Affairs of the Volga Region State Academy of Physical Culture, Sports and Tourism, told about the preparations for the upcoming event. The Congress will be hosted by the Academy in June 2020.
Prof. Firuza Zotova announced a working website iscongress2020.ru where you can register and send materials for publication in a special issue of the scientific journal "Science and sport: current trends".
Participants of the International Association of Universities of Physical Culture and Sports 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.
On the Congress website, there are greetings by the President of the Association of Universities of Physical Culture and Sports Kairat Zakiryanov, the Minister of Sports of the Russian Federation Oleg Matytsin and the Rector of the Volga Region Academy Yusup Yakubov.
‘You will meet a unique university, which is the sound evidence of the fact that elite sport industry is able to contribute to future prosperity of the country. Brand new sport facilities constructed for hosting major sport events have become educational and research centers in Kazan. We are waiting for you to exchange experience’ declared Yusup Yakubov in his greeting for the participants of the Congress.