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Short summary

The annual Congress of the European College of Sport Science is organized on 6th to 9th July 2016 in Vienna, Austria.

The congress theme is Crossing Boarders through Sport Science which is empasized in the scientific programme of the congress. As multidisciplinary congress the target group contains sport and exercise as well as sport medicine scientists around the world. The ECSS aims to support the career development of young upcoming scientists and with this in mind a young investigators award (YIA) is organized every year within the framework of the annual congress. The ECSS YIA is very prestigious award in the field of sport science. For more information about the invited scientific programme, please click here.

Press Conference will be organized on Wednesday, 6th July 2016 at 9:45 - 10:15 in room N2 (Level 1.).

Background information

Media releases

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