“5th International Conference of Physical Education and Sports Science (5th ICPESS 2018)”, will be organized by Nevşehir Hacı Bektaş Veli University on December 4-6, 2018, in Cappadocia/Nevşehir of Turkey.

The main theme of the conference is "New Direction of Physical Education and Health: From Theory to Implementation with Turkish and Global Perspective ".

 5th ICPESS 2018 welcomes research papers for oral/posters on the below mentioned areas of interest;

  • Adapted Physical Education
  • Biokinetics
  • Kinanthropometry
  • Sports Management
  • Sports Nutrition 
  • Sports Medicine
  • Exercise Physiology 
  • Sports Pedagogy
  • Values Education
  • Classroom Teaching
  • Kindergarden Teaching
  • Physical Activity and Health Promotion
  • Physical Education and Sports
  • Information and Sports Technology Sports Psychology
  • Sports Politics
  • Leisure and Wellness, Health and Fitness
  • Sports Sociology
  • Sports Biomechanics 
  • Sports Technology
  • Sports Coaching and Training Science 
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Sports Therapies 
  • Talent Identification and Sports Training in Young Athletes
  • Sports Philosophy
  • Sport Tourism
  • Outdoor Adventure Education


Submission guidelines:

All submitted abstracts must be written in English.

For the Oral (Research Paper) Presentation:

Each accepted paper will be allotted 10 minutes for oral presentation followed by 5 minutes of questions, answers and discussion.

For the Poster presentation:

Each accepted poster will be assigned to a poster session and a poster board space. Poster should not exceed the size of 0.9m x 1.2m. (Sample)

Paper Format (Sample)

Each abstract is within 500 words, 12 point Times New Roman font, single-spaced, justified in the following structure:

  • Introduction
  • Methods/Methodology
  • Results & Discussion
  • Conclusion

* The abstract should not contain line spaces, references, tables or anusual abbreviations.

Each submission must include a title (14 point Times New Roman font), full name and professional affiliation of author(s), mailing address; telephone/fax numbers, and e-mail (10.5 point Times New Roman font). The presenting author’s name is to be highlighted and formatted bold.  

Submit your abstract:

Once you submit your application form and abstract, you will receive a confirmation mail from 5th ICPESS 2018. If you do not receive a confirmation mail, please try again. If you cannot complete the online submission due to technical problems, you can send your application form and abstract to:

For further inquiries please address your communications to:

Cahit KÖME
Cihat ÖZER


Dates for submitting Papers:  

1st September- 1st October, 2018

The notification of acceptance/rejection of the abstracts submitted will be sent to you via email by 15th October, 2018.

After acceptance you can submit the Full Paper via email, until November 5th, 2018 (it is optional).

Full length paper guidelines: Click here to download.