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FISU FORUM EMBLEMThe FISU Forum is a biennial gathering of students and staff/senior figures involved in university sport from around the world. Great Britain has been represented at each of the previous nine Forums.

The Forum offers delegates from all nations the opportunity to compare the university sport programmes and provision within different countries, as well as to discuss the role of FISU and its sporting programme. Each day contains conference-style discussions, workshops and presentations, as well as cultural excursions.

The 2014 FISU Forum will be held in Gwangju, Republic of Korea from the 17th - 22nd March.

The main theme of the forum - “University sport: a networking platform to advance the technical, social and cultural skills of young leaders”

The sub themes of the forum  -

"Ethics : Individual social responsibility and/vs. University Sport responsibility" 

"Social Media in University Sport : New challenges"

"University Sport : A fair culture for sustainable development from gender studies perspective"

"Leadership in large scale University Sports events"

FISU Forum Nominations
BUCS will send a delegation of 4 persons to represent Great Britain at the 12th FISU Forum -

Bella Colafranceso (University of Hertfordshire)

Liam Jackson (Kings College London) 

Ian Smyth (Sports Coaching & Development Manager, Leeds Metropolitan University)

Neil Rogers (Head of International Programmes, BUCS)

FISU Forum 2014 Bulletin 1

FISU Forum 2014 Bulletin 2 

FISU Forum 2014 Bulletin 3 

FISU Forum 2014 Bulletin 4

Click here to view the Organising Committee website

Last updated: 7th Apr 2014 12:21

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