View Full Version : International Conference on Weightlifting and Strength Training

Keijo Häkkinen
05-12-1998, 06:20 PM
Dear Biomch-L readers,

An extension of the deadline for abstract submission !

November 10-12, 1998
Lahti, Finland

Due to several requests we have decided to extend the deadline for
abstract submission for the above mentioned Conference:

The new deadline for abstract submission is May 31, 1998 !

Therefore, you still have some time left to write down your
notes and submit your two-page abstracts !

For more information we refer to the Final Announcement of the
Conference available also in the Internet:


In the updated www-pages you will also find e.g.
. organizers & committees
. keynote speakers & topics
. daily program
. call for abstracts & instructions to authors
. social program
. registration information & fees
. important dates
. etc.

Please note that it is not possible to registrate or submit an
abstract by the internet. However, by using the message form included
in the www-site you may order the printed version of the Final
Announcement together with the official Registration and Abstract
submission forms.

The Conference will concentrate on biomechanical, physiological,
psychological and medical aspects of strength training and its various
applications among athletes as well as other people at different ages.
The program of the Conference is specially built to meet the needs of:
. Researchers, physicians and physiotherapists
. Exercise instructors and students & teachers in physical
. Coaches and athletes in weightlifting
. Power & strength coaches and experts in all other sports events

The Conference Organization wishes you a successful period of time
for final preparation of your abstracts and hopes to meet you in Lahti
on November 9-12, 1998 !

Keijo Häkkinen
Conference Chair

Conference Secretariat
Ms. Pirjo-Leena Pitkanen
Conference Manager
Confennia Ltd
P.O. Box 35
FIN-40351 Jyvaskyla, Finland
Tel. +358 14 603 662
Fax +358 14 603 727
E-mail: pitkanen@cone.jyu.fi

Dr. Keijo Hakkinen
Department of Biology of Physical Activity
University of Jyvaskyla
P.O. Box 35, 40351 Jyvaskyla
Email: hakkinen@maila.jyu.fi
Telephone: (358) 14-602076
Fax: (358) 14-602071

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