International Symposium of the Jockey Club "Sports without Limits“ Youth Empowerment Programme cum ASAPE 2022 HONG KONG

The International Symposium of the Jockey Club “Sports without Limits” Youth Empowerment Programme and ASAPE 2022 Hong Kong
The first day’s symposium included two keynote speeches and an invitation-only symposium. The first keynote speaker was UNESCO Chair Project Manager Ms Catherine Carty, who discussed adapted physical education, human rights and sustainable development. The second keynote speaker was Professor Martin Block from the University of Virginia, who talked about using a Paralympic school day as a model for professional development for physical educators. At the symposium, renowned researchers delivered a synopsis on the development and status of APA in various regions of Asia, including Dr Jane Yu from Zhejiang University; Professor Tomoyasu Yasui from Hokkaido University of Education; Dr Selina Khoo from the University of Malaya; Professor Lee Yong-ho from Seoul National University; Professor Pan Chien-yu from National Kaohsiung Normal University, Taiwan; and Dr Weerawat Limroongreungrat from Mahidol University, Thailand.

Other renowned scholars talk about their research and practice in APA on 5 and 6 August 2022: Professor Dale Ulrich from the University of Michigan; Professor Andy Tsai Chia-liang from National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan; Professor David Legg from Mount Royal University, Canada; Professor Li Chunxiao from South China Normal University; Professor Wu Yan-dan from Fujian Normal University; Professor Omar Hindawi from Hashemite University, Jordan; and Dr Jin Jooyeon from the University of Seoul.

On 6 August, there will be an invitation-only symposium, “Global Matrix Para Report Cards on Physical Activity of Children and Adolescents with Disabilities: Asian Perspectives”, led by Dr Kwok Ng, Vice-President, International Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (IFAPA) and European Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (EUFAPA). The presenters are Professor Cindy Sit Hui-ping from CUHK; Ms Mary-Grace Kang from the University of the Philippines; Dr Lee Jeong-min from Yonsei University, South Korea; and Professor Yeshayahu Hutzler from the Academic Center Levinsky-Wingate, Israel. In addition, researchers from different countries and regions will share insightful research featuring ground-breaking ideas in the format of oral, poster and video presentations on 5 and 6 August.

Details:
Conference Programme and Abstract Book
ASAPE 2022

Photo Album

Enquires:
Conference Secretariat of ASAPE2022 Hong Kong
asape2022@cuhk.edu.hk

KEYNOTE SPEECH

KEYNOTE SPEECH 1
August 4, 2022 Thursday 1430-1515 HKT​
Ms. Catherine CARTY
UNESCO Chair Project Manager
Senior Lecturer, Health & Leisure Studies, Munster Technological University, Ireland
Topic: Adapted Physical Education – Human Rights and Sustainable Development

KEYNOTE SPEECH 2

August 4, 2022 Thursday 1515-1600 HKT
​Prof. Martin BLOCK
Professor, Department of Kinesiology, University of Virginia, USA
​Topic: Using Paralympic School Day as a Model for a Professional Development for Physical Educators

KEYNOTE SPEECH 3
August 5, 2022 Friday 0900-0945 HKT
​Prof. Dale ULRICH
Professor Emeritus, School of Kinesiology, University of Michigan, USA
​Topic: TGMD-3: Measurement, Applications, and Research Involving Children with Developmental Disabilities

KEYNOTE SPEECH 4
August 5, 2022 Friday 1415-1500 HKT
​Prof. TSAI Chia Liang Andy
Distinguished Professor, Institute of Physical Education, Health and Leisure Studies, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Topic: Neurocognitive Benefits of Exercise in Children with Developmental Coordination Disorder

KEYNOTE SPEECH 5

August 6, 2022 Saturday 0900-0945 HKT
​Prof. David LEGG
Professor, Department of Health and Physical Education, Mount Royal University, Canada
Topic: Did We Jump on the Wrong Bandwagon? Challenging our Assumptions about Inclusion in High Performance Sport for Persons with Disabilities

INVITED SPEECH


INVITED SPEECH 1
August 5, 2022 Friday 0945-1015 HKT
​Prof. LI Chunxiao
Professor, School of Physical Education & Sports Science, South China Normal University, China
​Prof. WU Yandan
Professor, College of Physical Education & Sport Science, Fujian Normal University, China
​Topic: Adapted Physical Activity Research and Program Development in Mainland China

INVITED SPEECH 2
August 5, 2022 Friday 1500-1530 HKT
​Prof. Omar HINDAWI
Professor, Faculty of Physical Education and Sport Science, Hashemite University, Jordan
​Topic: New Technology and Application Related to Sport Rehabilitation for Persons with Disabilities

INVITED SPEECH 3
August 6, 2022 Saturday 0945-1015 HKT​
Prof. Jooyeon JIN
Associate Professor, Department of Sport Science, University of Seoul, South Korea
​Topic: Promoting Health-Enhancing Physical Activity for Individuals with Disabilities

INVITED SYMPOSIUM

INVITED SYMPOSIUM 1
August 4, 2022 Thursday 1615-1730 HKT
​Moderator: Dr. Jane YU
ZJU-100 Young Professor, Department of Sport and Exercise Science, Zhejiang University, China
Secretary General, Asian Society for Adapted Physical Education and Exercise (ASAPE)
Presenters: Representatives from different Asian regions
Topic: A Synopsis on Adapted Physical Activity in Asian Regions

INVITED SYMPOSIUM 2
August 6, 2022 Saturday 1030-1145 HKT
​Moderator: ​Dr. Kwok NG
Vice-President, International Federation in Adapted Physical Activity (IFAPA); European Federation of Adapted Physical Activity (EUFAPA)
Presenters: TBC​
Topic: Promoting Physical Activity among Children and Adolescents with Disabilities through Global Disability Alliance