ASPA Conference 2021

ASPA Conference 2021

Friday 19th November

ASPA held its inaugural conference via Zoom Webinar on Friday 19th November 2021. This forum brought together researchers, practitioners, and policymakers to share expertise in the advancement of the field of physical activity. 

The conference program included three sessions:

Built Environment 
Mental Health 

The full conference program can be found here- ASPA-2021-Conference-Program.pdf (48 downloads)

Conference Abstracts 

Over 50 e-Presentation abstracts were accepted from researchers, practitioners, and policy makers to showcase their work advancing physical activity. e-Presentations are displayed online during the breaks between sessions and are available here to download.

CLICK HERE (93 downloads) to download the Abstract Book

CLICK HERE (60 downloads) to view and download all e-Presentations from the 2021 Conference.

If you’re having trouble accessing this link, you can also download the e-presentations here:

Part one ASPA21 e-presentations 1-30 (29 downloads) Part two ASPA21 e-presentations 31-52 (27 downloads)


e-Presentation Award Winners:

Satellite events

In addition, on Thursday 18th November 2021 ASPA proudly hosted two pre-conference satellite events. Two of our Special Interest Groups (SIG), the Scaling Up Physical Activity SIG and the Physical Literacy SIG, ran half-day virtual satellite events via Zoom.

You can download the program of these events here:

Scaling Up Physical Activity SIG

Physical Literacy SIG


The inaugural ASPA Conference 2021 was proudly sponsored by: