THE 56TH ICHPER•SD
ANNIVERSARY WORLD CONGRESS & EXPOSITION

December 18th-20th 2014

TOWARDS BUILDING A NEW SPORT SYSTEM

The Kingdom of Bahrain will soon finalise their arrangements to host the 56th ICHPER.SD Anniversary World Congress and Exposition next month.

The congress is scheduled to take place from December 18 to 20, and is organized by the Bahrain Olympic Committee (BOC) in cooperation with the International Council for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sports and Dance (ICHPER.SD) and the University of Bahrain.

Executive Committee general secretary and Bahrain Olympic Committee board member Dr Khalid Al Alawi, who chaired the committee’s eighth meeting at the BOC premises in Seef, urged his panel representatives to complete all the necessary arrangements at least two weeks before the congress.

During the meeting, the Executive Committee discussed the programmes of the opening ceremony as well as the mechanism of workshops, seminars and sessions at the Crowne Plaza Hotel where the congress will take place.

The coordination and follow-up committee offered full cooperation with the media committee to allocate a section to showcase the media and public relations department publications, and distribute them onto the participants at the congress.

On his part, IT director Nawaf Abdulrahman said the participants passes are being prepared and that his committee will be providing free wifi connection, laptops as well all other logistics related to IT support, noting that E-Marketing of the congress will start soon to promote the event.

On his part, President of the International Council for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sports and Dance Dr Adel El Nashar stressed the need to finish the participants’ visas issuance procedures in advance in order to prepare the certificates of recognition, which will be distributed to them and volunteers after the congress.