August 30 - September 2, 2022

ECSS Annual Congress 2022

Join to hear from the leading experts in the fields of sports science and network with sports practitioners from across the globe.
30 August

ECSS GSSI Satellite Symposium Pre-con 2022

15:00–17:30 CEST
Location: Auditorium 2

The Athletic Brain: Measuring Fatigue and Nutrition Considerations. From coordinating movements to dictating reaction times and more, the brain’s attributes are often distinguishing factors between recreational and elite sports athletes. Thus, maintaining or improving the function of various cognitive domains during exercise is an important consideration in sports nutrition. In this symposium, you’ll hear leading experts discuss the latest sports science research and practical applications, as well as ideas to advance the field of exercise physiology and sports nutrition.

  • Session 1: Identifying and Counteracting Mental Fatigue in Sports and Sport Science, Bart Roelands, PhD, Vrije Universiteit Brussel
  • Session 2: Impact of Caffeine and Phytochemical Interactions on Mental Performance, David Kennedy, PhD, Northumbria University
  • Session 3: Brain Health: Interdisciplinary Approaches to Improving Our Outstanding and Practice, Emma Stevenson, PhD, Newcastle University
  • Session 4: Practical Considerations to Support Athlete Cognitive Performance and Well-Being, Anu Koivisto-Mørk, MS, RD, Norwegian Sports Medicine Centre

31 August

Exhibition Open Hours

9:45–17:00 CEST
Location: Expo Hall

GSSI Sports Nutrition Award Presentations

11:30–12:45 CEST
Location: Madrid 1

GSSI Award Ceremony

19:30 – 19:45 CEST
Location: Auditorium 1
1 September

Exhibition Open Hours

9:15–16:30 CEST
Location: Expo Hall

Sports Nutrition Interest Group (SNIG) Meeting & Reception

18:45–20:45 CEST
Location: Madrid 1
2 September

Exhibition Open Hours

9:15–15:00 CEST
Location: Expo Hall