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07-07-2008, 11:53 PM
Brunel University is proud to host the annual British Association of
Sport and Exercise Sciences conference 2008. Full details of the
conference can be found at:

Located 10 minutes from Heathrow Airport, with close proximity to
central London, Brunel University is an accessible and exciting venue
for this years BASES conference.

Day 1: The Performing Athlete
Keynote: Dave Collins, Performance Director, UK Athletics.
Highlighted Symposia:
New Frontiers in Physiology: Saltin, Dempsey, Greenhaff and
The Role of Implicit Cognition in Sport: Masters, Van der Kamp and

Day 2: Health and Physical Activity
Keynote: Sir Liam Donaldson, Chief Medical Officer
Highlighted Symposia:
Lifestyle and Chronic Disease: Faulkner and Lake
Exercise and Chronic Heart failure: Doherty, George, Bromley et al.

Day 3: The Importance of Youth
Keynote: Patrick Duffy, Chief Executive, Sports Coach UK.
Highlighted Symposia:
Using Biomechanics to unravel the Mystery of Motor Development: De Ste
Croix, Holt, Korff and Praagh
Biopsychosocial Support Systems and the Role of the Sports Scientist:

Varied social programme
- BBQ and Drinks Reception
- London Eye Trip
- Golf Day
- River Thames Cruise
- Conference Dinner

We look forward to seeing you at Brunel University in September!

The BASES Conference Team.