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    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

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