46th Annual IAPS Conference

The 46th Annual IAPS Conference will be held September 5-8, 2018 at the Norwegian School of Sport Sciences in Oslo, Norway. More information can be found at the conference website.

Conference Schedule

Book of Abstracts

Keynote Speakers

Carwyn Jones, Warren Fraleigh Distinguished Scholar Address
“On Becoming the Right Sort in Sport: Does Sport Build Character?”

Gunnar Breivik
“From ‘Philosophy of Sport’ to ‘Philosophies of Sports’? History, Identity and Diversification of Sport Philosophy”

Barbara Montero
“Thoughts in Action: Expertise and the Conscious Mind”

Young Scholar Workshop

The Norwegian School of Sport Sciences will also host a Young Scholar Workshop on September 4 to build a community of young sport philosophy scholars and provide advice on projects.


Thon Hotel Ullevål Stadion (booking deadline July 30th)
September 3-4        1390 NOK
September 4-9        1390 NOK

Scandic Victoria Hotel (booking deadline August 9th)
September 3-4 (Standard room)          1720 NOK
September 5-9 (standard room)          1690 NOK
September 3-4 (superior room)           1925 NOK
September 4-9 (superior room)           1990 NOK

Base Camp Sognsvann


Late registration (after July 15, 2018)
IAPS Member: 3000 NOK (approx. 300 Euro)
Student: 1500 NOK (approx. 150 Euro)
Guests: 2000 NOK (approx. 200 Euro)

Registration includes:

  • Welcome reception
  • Free public transportation in Oslo during the conference
  • Admission to sessions and keynotes
  • Conference bag and conference material
  • Coffee breaks and lunches at the conference venue
  • Open-air barbecue at Camp Sognsvann
  • Banquet

updated August 23, 2018