Program - Thursday September 10, 2015

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11.00 - 12.30       EFSMA 4th Scientific & Education Commission Meeting (Kinepolis, Room 3)
                            Closed Meeting - On invitation only


14.00                   EFSMA 44th Executive Committee Meeting (Kinepolis, Room 3)
                            Closed Meeting - On invitation only



Theater 2

Theater 4


Art, Performance and Sports
Chair: Jan Gielen

The performer of the 21st century: Jan Fabre’s acting exercises
Edith Cassiers & Ann Hallemans, Antwerp, Belgium


Chair: Bulent Ulkar

Parantee, Flemish part of the Belgian Paralympic Committee
Annick Viaene, Ghent, Belgium


Training elite athletes: a scientific approach and insights for practical application
Jan Bourgois & J. Boone, Ghent, Belgium


Powerchair Hockey, a new sport for the very severe disabled: The challenge of classification
Denis Jaeken, Lanaken, Belgium


Prevention of low back pain in dancers
Nathalie Roussel, Antwerp, Belgium


Evidence based classification in para alpine skiing 
Sandra Titulaer, Rotterdam, The Netherlands


Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall


Coffee Break in the Exhibition Hall

Plenary Opening Session - Theater 4


Welcome Addresses

Jan Gielen, President of the Efsma 2015 Congress
André Debruyne, President of EFSMA
Fabio Pigozzi, President of FIMS
Jacques Rogge (video), Former President of the International Olympic Committee


Keynote Lecture:

Sport medicine and genetics: Present situation and future challenges
Norbert Bachl, Vienna, Austria


19.00       Welcome Reception at the Town Hall offered by the Mayor of Antwerp
                All registered participants are invited to this reception. Please wear your badge.