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BASES logoWelcome to the BASES Student Conference 2020. We have put together a programme of stimulating keynote talks and sessions from some of the industry's leading figures that we hope will provoke discussion and insight into the conference theme of Equality, Diversity and Overcoming Adversity in Sport and Exercise Science.

Most of the conference will take place in our stunning teaching building, The Spark. However, you'll also be able to visit some of our sport science laboratories in other parts of the University for our workshop sessions on day two of the conference. You will also have the opportunity to take a look at our brand new Sports Complex, opened in the Spring of 2019.

If you have any questions about the conference or the programme of events, please email us: bases2020@solent.ac.uk

Download the conference programme as a pdf

Day 1 (provisional)


Wednesday 15 April 2020

8.30am - 10am
Registration and coffee
Location: The Spark Foyer
10am - 10.30am
Welcome and opening address

Representatives from BASES and Solent University:
Professor Richard Tong FBASES, Associate Professor Adam Hawkey FBASES and Nona McDuff OBE

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre
10.30am - 11.30am
KEYNOTE: Looking After the Elite Athlete

Dr Emma Ross FBASES, English Institute of Sport
(Chaired by Professor Richard Tong FBASES)

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre
11.30am - 12pm
Coffee, posters and exhibitors
Location: Whitebeam Suite and The Spark Foyer
12pm - 1.15pm
Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physiology and Nutrition 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Psychology 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Sport and Performance 2 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physical Activity for Health Free Communications

Location: TBC

Sport and Performance 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physiology and Nutrition 2 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physical Activity for Health 2 Free Communications

Location: TBC

1.15pm - 2.30pm
Lunch, posters and exhibitors
Location: Whitebeam Suite and The Spark Foyer
2.30pm - 3.30pm
INVITED SPEAKER:
Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour

Dr Neal Smith
Biomechanics of Football

Location: TBC

INVITED SPEAKER:
Physiology and Nutrition

Dr Julie Greeves OBE
Female Physiology in Extremes

Location: TBC

INVITED SPEAKER:
Psychology

Dr Zöe Wimshurst
Vision and Performance

Location: TBC

INVITED SPEAKER:
Physical Activity for Health

Speaker: TBC
Exercise and Crohn's Disease

Location: TBC

INVITED SPEAKER:
Sport and Performance

Professor Simon Jobson
Performance Models for Cycling

Location: TBC

3.30pm - 4pm
Coffee, posters and exhibitors
Location: Whitebeam Suite and The Spark Foyer
4pm - 5.15pm
KEYNOTE: Gender, Homophobia and Racism in Sport

Dr Philippa Velija, Solent University; Dr Rory Magrath, Solent University; Osei Sankofa, Kick It Out
(Chaired by Dr Richard Elliot)

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre
5.15pm - 6.45pm
Sport-related activities

Gym access, wheelchair rugby demo, free time

Location: Solent Sports Complex
7pm - 7.15pm
Coach transport

Pick up from local hotels and Solent University (East Park Terrace)

7.15pm - midnight
Evening reception and conference dinner

After dinner speaker
Professor Mike Tipton MBE - Physiology of Survival
(Introduced by Associate Professor Adam Hawkey)

Location: Southampton Football Club - St Mary's Stadium

Day 2 (provisional)

 

Thursday 16 April 2020

8am - 9.30am
Registration and coffee
Location: The Spark Foyer
8.30am - 9.30am
FitQuest Workshop

FQ Score Challenge: Find out about your fitness quotient
MiE Medical Ltd

Location: The Spark Foyer

Education Workshop

BASES SE: Explaining the student's route to SES accreditation
Dr James Wright

Location: TBC

Physiology and Nutrition Workshop

Fuelling flapjacks for effective performance
Dr Ali Hill

Location: Nutrition laboratory, RM Building

Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour Workshop

Optimising eye tracking technology for sport
Russell Discombe

Location: Biomechanics laboratory, CC Building

Sport and Performance Workshop

Atlantic Rowing Challenge (ARC2020) preparation
Hampshire Fire Service

Location: Physiology laboratory 1, CC Building

Psychology Workshop

Heart rate variability and stress in sport
Dr Emma Mosley

Location: Psychology laboratory, RM Building

9.30am - 10.30am
KEYNOTE: Sport and Exercise Science Education: Impact on the UK Economy report

Associate Professor Adam Hawkey FBASES, BASES; Professor Mike Tipton MBE, The Physiological Society; Professor Karen Stanton, GuildHE

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre
10.30am - 11am
Coffee, posters and exhibitors
Location: Whitebeam Suite and The Spark Foyer
11am - 12pm
KEYNOTE: UK Chief Medical Officer's Report on Physical Activity

Dr Charlie Foster OBE, University of Bristol
(Chaired by Dr David Broom FBASES)

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre
12pm - 1.30pm
Lunch, posters and exhibitors
Location: Whitebeam Suite and The Spark Foyer
1.30pm - 2.30pm
Biomechanics and Motor Behaviour Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physiology and Nutrition 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Psychology 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Sport and Performance 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physical Activity for Health 1 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Sport and Performance 2 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Physiology and Nutrition 2 Free Communications

Location: TBC

Psychology 2 Free Communications

Location: TBC

2.30pm - 3pm
Coffee, posters and exhibitors
Location: Whitebeam Suite and The Spark Foyer
3pm - 4pm
KEYNOTE: Demystifying the Duty of Care in Sport

Dr Emma Kavanagh, Bournemouth University
(Chaired by Professor Zoe Knowles)

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre
4pm - 4.30pm
Announcement of Awards, 2021 Hosts and Close of Conference

Representatives from BASES and Solent University
Professor Richard Tong FBSES and Associate Professor Adam Hawkey FBASES)

Location: Jane Austen Lecture Theatre

 

Download the conference programme as a pdf

 

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