Around 120 delegates from grassroots sports promoting organizations from 45 countries around the world will participate at the CSIT congress. The Congress includes the meetings of the CSIT Executive Committee, the General Assembly of the Technical Commissions and the working groups of the 13 Technical Commissions. Furthermore the working groups for the sectors Seniors, Media & Marketing, Young Leaders, Eu projecting, Community-based and social sports, as well as the organization of the annual Congress, which in 2019 will be an Elective Congress.
In addition to the big numbers of official meetings AICS will also organize a tourist day, were the delegates from the participating countries will have the opportunity to enjoy the beauty of Rome and the Lazio Region, from the historical and architectural point of view as well as naturalistic and the very traditional cuisine of Lazio.
On October 18th the CSIT Congress day will be opened with the "1st World Amateurs Sport Forum - Sport Impacts All", addressed to experts from the world of grassroots sports, the international Olympic and Paralympic world, the world of research and academy to all sportsmen and sportswomen interested in an initiative that wants to represent the specific weight of grassroots sport in the world. The world conference “Sport Impacts All” intends to involve sports athletes, academics, sports managers, policy makers and testimonials to discuss about the impact of sport at social, health, economic levels and on education of people worldwide as well as the impact of sport on health promotion, wellbeing and on strengthen social cohesion of communities, based on surveys and researches. Science provides evidences on the benefits of sport on the daily life of people and communities. Those will be the pillars of presentations and discussion.
"Sport in Comune", one of the strategic national projects of AICS, will be presented as the Italian national project as an "Italian case study" together with the European project "YOU.Aca", a project led by CSIT with AICS as a partner, as well as good Mexican and African practices.
Find further information in the official Invitation!
(Attention: Acc. to the CSIT statutes Article 9.3. an additional fee of 30% will be charged, in case of payment after September 15th, 2019!)