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4. - 6. 10. 2021 / 4th to 6th October 2021

Guidelines for abstract preparation

The conference is divided into the plenary session, thematic sections, poster section, video section and the professional workshops. The plenary session is dedicated to innovation and will be presented by foreign and local experts, while the sections dedicated to oral presentations are divided according to thematic areas. In addition, there will be a poster section where speakers will present a synthesis of their papers in five minutes, and a video section as a novelty for the presentation of conference themes in video materials.

Professional workshops will also be held this year with the aim of presenting examples of good practice in knowledge transfer in the focus area. Guidelines for abstract preparation.

Abstracts should follow the themes of this year’s conference:

  • The motor skills in the children’s integrated development phisical activity for children
  • Biomechanical, physiological and health aspects of motor development of children
  • Psychological, social and educational aspects of motor development of children
  • Developmental neuroscience: implications for childhood and youth interventions and education
  • Systemic changes and new regulations in the field of organized sport and physical activity for children and adolescents
  • Balanced nutrition and integrated development of children
  • Physical environment and its impact on motor development of children
  • Online schooling – opportunities and threats
  • Adapted physical activity of a child

Abstracts may be scientific or professional and must be written in English.

All scientific and professional works in the abstract form (max. 450 words) will be published in on-line proceedings book. Abstracts must be written in English; professional abstracts could be in Slovene.

Abstracts should be sent under SUBMISSION button.

Each author may publish alone or in co-authorship a maximum of two proofread abstracts. By submitting the manuscript manuscript the author warrants for the authorship of the abstract and assumes full responsibility for errors in content and translation. All abstracts will be peer-reviewed before publication, if necessary; authors will be invited to make corrections or additions. Reviewers make the final decision about the type of abstracts and thematic area/section in which the abstract will be presented.

The conference e-proceedings will include abstracts of those authors who will settle the registration fee before 1st August 2019.

Each author may publish alone or in co-authorship a maximum of two proofread abstracts. By submitting the manuscript, the author warrants for the authorship of the abstract and assumes full responsibility for errors in content and translation. All abstracts will be peer-reviewed before publication.

If necessary, authors will be invited to make corrections or additions. Reviewers make the final decision about the type of abstracts and thematic section in which the abstract will be presented.

The conference e-proceedings will include abstracts of those authors who will settle the registration fee before 1st August 2021.

Authors of the selected papers will be invited to write a full paper that will be blind peer-reviewed for publication in the scientific journal Annales Kineziologiae, which is classified in DOAJ (more on the website http://ojs.zrs-kp.si/index.php/AK)


 

Structure of scientific abstract

  • The title of the paper must be written English, in capitals and should not exceed two lines.
  • Surname and name of the author (authors) of the paper, name of the institution (in lowercase), address and email address of each author and co-authors.
  • The abstract should be written in English. The abstract should not exceed 450 words, should be written in the first person plural and should not include citations. The abstract should consist of: Introduction, Methods, Results, Conclusions. An empty line should be left between the end of the abstract and the list of key words.
  • Keywords should be listed with small capital letters, separated by commas. A list of 3 to 6 keywords should be provided, excluding words used in the title.
  • Literature – Include only the key literature (up to 5).

Template_scientific_abstract_ENG


 

Structure of professional abstract

    • The title of the paper should be written in English, in capitals and should not exceed two lines.
    • Surname and name of the author (authors), name of the institution (in lowercase), address and email address of each author and co-authors.
    • The abstract should be written in English. The abstract should not exceed 450 words, should be written in the first person plural and should not include citations. The abstract should consist of: Basic Premise, Problem, Methods, Findings, Conclusions. An empty line should be left between the end of the abstract and the list of key words.
    • Keywords should be listed with small capital letters, separated by commas. A list of 3 to 6 keywords should be provided, excluding words used in the title.
  • Literature – Include only the key literature (up to 5).

Template_professional_abstract_ENG


 

Poster section

Besides the usual sections, a poster section will be held, where speakers will present the synthesis of their papers in five minutes. Every scientific paper presented in the poster section should be written and presented in English, whereas professional papers can be written and presented in Slovenian or English. On the day of the presentation the lecturer should place the poster on the panel 10 minutes before the beginning of the section.

 Technical guidelines for the poster preparation

    • The poster can be written in Slovenian or English.
    • Portrait format with indicative dimensions 90 cm wide x 100 cm high.
    • The poster content should be readable from a distance of 2 meters. Charts and diagrams must have a minimum line thickness of 1 mm.
    • Font type: Arial.
    • Font size of the title = 4 cm.
    • Font size of the subtitles = 2.5 cm.
    • Font size of the text = 0.8–1.2 cm.
    • Font size of the diagrams = 0.6 cm.
    • The main title and other titles should be written in capital letters, bolded, the rest of the text should be written with small capitals, not bolded.
    • Abstract: up to 220 words.
  • Include only the key literature (up to 5).

 Poster sample


 

Citations

For source and literature citation use the 6th Edition of the APA standard.


 

Video Section

At this year’s conference there will also be a video section where presenters will have the opportunity to present their contribution (professional or scientific) using video footage in ten minutes. The scientific paper in the video section should be presented in English, the professional paper in Slovenian or English. On the day of the presentation, the lecturer will make sure that the operation of the video presentation is checked in time according to the given instructions. The video should not be longer than 5 minutes and should be formatted in an appropriate format (.MOV, .MP4 or .MPEG).


 

Certificates (active and passive participants)

Participants of the international conference will receive a certificate of attendance. Slovenian participants will receive a certificate in accordance with the Rules on the Title Promotion of the Employees in the Education in Slovenia.