Muscat, The 5th International Conference of the
College of Education will be held at Sultan Qaboos University (SQU)
from 8 to 9 October 2018.
The conference this year is entitled Sport and Sustainable
Development. The conference aims to shed the light on the
importance of sport and its role in advancing and sustaining
development of individuals.
The conference is an opportunity for scholars, and professionals
interested in educational issues to communicate, consult with each
other, exchange expertise and successful experiences in the sport and
physical education on regional and international levels. It also expected
to make recommendations and suggestions to improve the level of
preparation and development of individuals who constitute a part of
society contributing to sustainable quality of individuals and
development of the society.
Dr. Suliaman al-Balushi, Dean of the College of Education at SQU
said that more than 100 papers covering various themes would be
presented throughout the two days of the conference.
This initiative of the Department of Physical Education at Sultan
Qaboos University is a manifestation of the University’s message that
seeks to achieve a sophisticated level in scientific research, and
highlight the recent scientific developments in the physical education
and sport sciences. Participants from various countries such as Egypt,
Jordan, Algeria, Libya, Yemen, Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Tunisia, the UAE,
Sudan, Kuwait, Palestine, Qatar and Morocco will attend the event, he
Source: Oman News Agency