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IAPESGW Congresses


The Association has a Congress every four years in different countries and alternating across the five continents.

Congresses since 1949:
1949 - Copenhagen
1953 - Paris
1957 - London
1961 - Washington
1965 - Koln
1969 - Tokyo
1973 - Tehran
1977 - Cape Town
1981 - Buenos Aires
1985 - Warwick
1989 - Bali
1993 - Melbourne
1997 - Lahti
2001 - Alexandria
2005 - Edmonton
2009 - Cape Town (Stellenbosch)



IAPESGW 15th World Congress, held in Edmonton, Canada, August 2005


Some key documents from the event:

Keynote speech and presentations

Congress abstracts

The World of IAPESGW and IAPESGW in the World

Women in sport leadership in Scotland

IAPESGW 16th World Congress, held in Stellenbosch, South Africa, July 2009 - view all the key output from this event



IAPESGW 17th World Congress, held in in Havana, Cuba, April 2013 - view all the key output from the event


Our next Congress - the 18th World Congress will be held at Barry University, Miami Shores, Miami, USA on 11- 13 May 2017 - please view information about this event