2008 International Pre-Olympic Congress on Computer Science in Sport (IACSS2008)

Venue: Nanjing University of Science and Technology

Location: Nanjing, JiangSu, China

Event Date/Time: Aug 04, 2008 End Date/Time: Aug 07, 2008
Early Registration Date: Mar 30, 2008
Abstract Submission Date: Dec 30, 2007
Paper Submission Date: Dec 30, 2007
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Welcome to 2008 International Pre-Olympic Congress on Sports Science and Sports Engineering. The Congress is a primary international quadrennial forum for scientists and technicians working on topics relating to sports. In 2008, the congress will be a confederation of one main conference ¨C

2008 Pre-Olympic Congress on Computer Science in Sport (headlined IACSS2008)

mainly organized by IACSS (International Association of Computer Science in Sport) and Nanjing University of Science and Technology, accompanied by 4 workshops co-organized by relating institutes and associations, including

4th International Workshop on Modelling and Simulation in Sport (MSS2008)

International Workshop of Statistics and Management in Sports (SMS2008)

International Workshop of Sports Biomechanics and Sports Performance (SBSP)

International Workshop on Sports Engineering and Sports Equipment (SESE2008).

It will provide an excellent environment for participants to meet fellow academic professionals, to enhance communication, exchange and cooperation of most recent research, education and application on relevant fields. It will bring you new like-minded researchers, fresh idea. It also provides a friendly platform for academic and application professionals from crossing fields to communication together. The beautiful city of Nanjing with a rich culture, wonderful scenery of lakes and mountains, will definitely create unforgettable memories for you to bring home.

The Joint Pre-Olympic Congress will be held at Nanjing on 5-7 August 2008, just before Beijing2008 Olympic Games (Please note: Beijing2008 Olympic Games starts from the evening of 8th August.)

Nanjing - Southern Capital of China, is 1.5 hour away from Beijing ¨C Northern Capita of China, by airline, and two hours from Shanghai by fast train.

Nanjing also is easier to reach from Hong Kong, Macau, Busan, Osaka, Seoul, Singapore and most China cities by direct airline.

Encouraged Topics include, but not limited to:
Information System
Modelling and Simulation
Computation and Soft computation
Data Bases and Expert Systems
Virtual Reality
Signal processing
Robot Motion
Computer Games
Data mining
Network and security
Management Information System
Video Processing and Analysis
Computing geometry and Computer graphics
Imaging processing
Computer communication
Computer education
Computationally intensive methods
Performance Analysis
Sports Technology
Sports statistics
Sports Engineering
Sports System Engineering
Games Analysis
Human movement
Sports medicine
Analysis of sporting technologies
Analysis of rules and adjudication
Performance measures and models
Optimization of sports performance
Econometrics in Sport
Optimal tournament design and scheduling
Competitive strategy
Match outcome models
Decision support systems
Physical Education, Exerciser, Health and luxury


Additional Information

Registration Fee: covers one copy of the relevant volume of printed hardback proceeding, gift, conference session, coffee breaks, briefcase, all lunches and dinners, opening ceremony, welcome lunch/dinner, closing luncheon, sightseeing and all social programs, etc. USD 300 until March 30 2008, USD 400 after March 30 2008(including GST/TAX/VAT) Accompanying registration fee (optional): USD 150 includes all lunch and dinner, opening ceremony, welcome lunch/dinner, closing luncheon, sightseeing and all social programs. Printed Hardback Proceedings ( A4 size, 6 pages per paper ) will be published by well-known academic publisher on August 4, 2008 and will be distributed to delegates during the Congress. Proceedings will be delivered for ISTP and EI citation / index. The ISBN13 is 978-1-8462-6161-9, etc.