Conference Announcement: 2023 EAPS/BPSA in KU Leuven, Belgium (March 30-April 1)

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The European Association for the Philosophy of Sport, in association with the British Philosophy of Sport Association, invites the submission of abstracts to be considered for presentation at the 2023 EAPS/BPSA conference held on March 30th – April 1st, 2023, in KU Leuven, Belgium.


Conference announcement

European Association for the Philosophy of Sport, in association with the British Philosophy of Sport Association

Venue:  KU Leuven, Belgium 

Date: 30th March to 1st April


Confirmed Keynote Speakers:

Dr Irena Martinkova, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport, Charles University in

Prof Thomas Schramme  Dept. of Philosophy, Liverpool University

Dr Silvia Camporesi Dept. of Political Sciences, University of Vienna


Call for Papers

Presentations will be twenty minutes with ten minutes for questions and discussion.

Guidelines for Abstract Submission
• Send abstract (200-300 words) as soon as possible – final submission date: 15th Jan 2023 (Sunday)
• Decisions communicated by 1st February 2023
• Required format is MS Word Times New Roman 12pt, single spacing, no auto-formatting, ‘normal’ margins – as per attached example – with name, institution, abstract, max 5 keywords. 3-5 items of indicative bibliography; brief personal details – all to fit on one side of A4.
• Abstracts to be submitted to with the formulaic filename as follows:   <ABSTRACT – surname – title>


For further information regarding the academic programme contact Dr. Andrew Edgar,

For further information regarding the conference logistics contact Dr Marcus Campos


Registration and Fees

The rates (inclusive of European Association of the Philosophy of Sport membership) are as follows:

  • Full Conference Fee 150 euros  
  • Unwaged (eg non-salaried students, retired, independent scholars) Conference Fee 50eu (please note that 10 spaces have been reserved in this category, with accepted abstract presenters being prioritised for these places) -

Conference Programme 

Conference programme and book of abstracts will be available through the EAPS ( and BPSA ( websites.