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Jim Luk
01-19-2000, 03:12 PM
Dear Colleagues,

XVIII International Symposium of Biomechanics in Sports - THIRD CALL FOR

We would like to remind you that the deadline of submission of paper of
ISBS 2000 is

February 15, 2000


Symposium Topics
1. Pure and Applied Sports Biomechanics
2. Modeling, Simulation, Optimization in Sports Biomechanics
3. Applied Methods and Instrumentation
4. Biomechanics of the Musclo-Skeletal System
5. Biomechanics of Training and Sports Equipment
6. Biomechanics of Sports Injuries, Orthopedics, and Rehabilitation
7. Biomechanics of Pediatrics and Geriatrics Exercise
8. Others, e.g. Biomechanics in Ergonomics, Growth and Development

Geoffrey Dyson Award
Dr. Bruce Mason from Australia will deliver the Geoffrey Dyson Memorial

Invited Lecture in Plenary Sessions
1. Biomechanics of injuries, orthopedics and rehabilitation in sports, Dr.
Bruce Elliott, Australia
2. Biomechanics of training and sports equipment, Dr. Peter Brueggemann,
3. Biomechanics of youth sports, Dr. Gene Brown, USA
4. Modeling, simulation, optimization in sports biomechanics, Dr. Young-Hoo
Kwon, USA
5. Applied methods and instrumentation, Dr. Kostas Giannikelis, Spain
6. Biomechanics of musculo-skeletal system, Dr. Albert Gollhofer, Germany
7. Pure and applied sports biomechanics, Dr. Shinji Sakurai, Japan

Special Lecture -- Biomechanics of ACL & ACL Reconstruction
Dr. Savio Woo, the Winner of 2nd IOC Olympic Prize, will deliver a special
lecture in the Conference.

Invited Lecture in Applied Program
1. Application of filming and motion analysis in movement studies, Dr. Wei
Xie, Singapore
2. Application of biomechanical study in swimming, Dr. Ross Sanders, UK
3. Application of electromyography in movement studies, Dr. Mario
Lamontagne, Canada
4. Biomechanical principles applied to power strokes, Dr. David B. Waddell
& Dr. Barbara Gowitzke, Canada
5. Computer simulations to predict subject specific tissue loading , Dr.
David Lloyd, Australia
6. Cycling research and their application, Dr. Li Li, USA
7. Fundamental skills of throwing, Dr. Roger Bartlett, UK
8. Martial arts - Tai Chi, Dr. Jingxian Li, China

Workshop on Badminton -- Badminton for Children Based on Biomechanical and
Physiological Principles
This half-day workshop from 14:30-17:00 on June 29, 2000 immediately
precedes the Symposium. The workshop is being coordinated by Dr. David B.
Waddell as a collaborative venture of the International Society of
Biomechanics in Sports (ISBS).


Scientific papers are recommended for oral sessions, poster sessions or
symposia. There are two types of papers accepted for review: 1) full-length
manuscripts of up to 4 pages, including a 10-line abstract, 2) "Work in
progress" which are to be submitted as a one page abstracts.

Please submit the paper as an RTF attachment to the ISBS 2000 Secretariat

via email , and

fax a paper submission form to: 852-2603-5781

All papers are subject to review by the Scientific Committee. Detailed
guidelines for the preparation of paper and paper submission form can be
obtained from ISBS 2000 Homepage. The deadline for submission of papers is
February 15, 2000

Registration Fee

Before May 1, 2000 After May
1, 2000
ISBS members HK$ 2000 HK$ 2400
Non-ISBS members HK$ 2400 HK$ 2600
Student HK$ 1500 HK$ 2000
(US$1.0 ~ HK$7.8)

The registration fee covers:

All sessions of the program
Morning, afternoon tea and lunch
Conference bag containing T-shirt, ball-pen, writing pad, etc.
Scientific proceedings
Opening Banquet
Tour of City of Life including buffer at Victoria Peak
Night Cruise of Victoria Habour including buffer on board
Closing Banquet

Registration Procedure
Please complete the registration form and return it with applicable fee to
the Conference Secretariat.

Payment Options
By cheque and bank draft.
Please send a crossed cheque or bank draft payable to "The Chinese
University of Hong Kong".

By credit card.
Please complete the appropriate section on the registration form.


English will be the official language of the Conference.

The Conference will be held in The Chinese University of Hong Kong.


Deadline for Paper Submission February 15, 2000
Notification of Acceptance March 20, 2000
Deadline for Early Registration May 1, 2000
Congress Date June 25 - 30, 2000


Major Sponsor
Vicon Motion System, Oxford Metrics Ltd.

Faculty of Education, CUHK
New Asia College, CUHK
Peak Performance Technologies, Inc.
Socofar Biomedical Technology

Advanced Mechanical Technology, Inc.
Hang Po (H.K.) Industrial Co.
Kistler China Limited
Peak Performance Technologies, Inc.
Red Lake Imaging Corp and Fortek Systems Company
Socofar Biomedical Technology

If you would like to get latest and detail information on registration,
conference schedule and program, travel and accommodation, please visit


Happy New Year!!! Go ahead into the new millennium.
We look forward to seeing you in HONG KONG.

With our best wishes,

ISBS 2000 Secretariat
Department of Sports Science and Physical Education
The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Shatin, Hong Kong
Tel: (852) 2609 6082 or (852) 2609 6079
Fax: (852) 2603 5781
Email: isbs2000@cuhk.edu.hk
URL: http://www.cuhk.edu.hk/spe/isbs2000

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