ASPA 2022 Conference

Conference Overview

We are proud to announce the 2nd Asia-Pacific Society for Physical Activity (ASPA) Conference to be held in Melbourne, Australia on 28th-29th November 2022. The two day conference will provide a forum to share expertise and experiences and hear about the latest in physical activity research, policy and practice across the Asia-Pacific region.

Date: 28th-29th November 2022

Venue: Deakin Downtown, Melbourne, Australia

If you are unable to join the conference in-person in Melbourne, a virtual live stream registration option is also available. 

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About the Conference

Abstract submission deadline extended until Friday August 19th!

We are pleased to inform you that the deadline for abstract submission is now extended to August 19, 2022. The ASPA Scientific Program Committee wishes to thank the authors who have already submitted their abstracts before the initial deadline. See guidelines for abstract submission below.


The main theme of the conference is ‘Impact’.

The two-day programme will feature world-leading keynote speakers from research, policy, and practice. Free oral presentations will take place during parallel sessions, including themed sessions that align with ASPA’s Special Interest Groups. There will also be opportunities for networking and e-posters will be showcased during the breaks. To enhance the conference experience, keynote speakers and oral presentations will be delivered live, in-person.


We are proud to announce four world-leading keynote speakers for ASPA 2022.


Abstract submission deadline extended until Friday August 19th!

We welcome abstract submissions for oral presentations and e-posters in relation to physical activity research, policy, advocacy and/or practice.

Guidelines for submission are provided below. Please note that oral presentations must be given live, in-person in Melbourne on 28-29 November (there will be no virtual oral presentations for this conference). Abstracts for e-posters may be submitted by in-person and virtual delegates.

To register your interest as an abstract reviewer for the ASPA 2022 Conference, complete the form here.

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Choose either an In-Person or Virtual conference registration ticket.

Melbourne In-Person Registration (2 days)

  • AUD$550 Member Full
  • AUD$350 Member Student
  • AUD$750 Non-Member Full (includes 1-year ASPA Membership)
  • AUD$400 Non-Member Student (includes 1-year ASPA Membership)

Virtual Live Stream Registration (2 days)

  • AUD$150 Member Full
  • AUD$100 Member Student
  • AUD$200 Non-Member Full
  • AUD$150 Non-Member Student

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We would like to thank our Sponsors for their support.


We welcome Expressions of Interest for sponsorship of the 2nd Asia-Pacific Society for Physical Activity (ASPA) Conference, 28-29 November 2022. Contact the Conference Co-Chair Professor David Lubans for a Sponsor Prospectus.

Key Dates

20 June

Abstract submission opens

1 July

Conference registrations open

19 August

Abstract submissions closes - EXTENDED DEADLINE!

29 August

Late-breaking poster abstract submission opens

1 October

Notification of abstract acceptance

15 October

Late-breaking abstract submission closes

14 November

In-person conference registration closes

28 November

ASPA Conference 2022 opens

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