The International Conference on Biomechanics in Sport is the annual event for the presentation of academic research in Sport Biomechanics. It is aimed to host the conference in a rotation principle between Australasia, North and South America, and Europe and Africa.

40th ISBS Conference

Conference Dates: July 19th-23rd 2022

Liverpool, UK

Conference Website:


Future ISBS Conferences

41st ISBS Conference: Wed 12th - Sun 16th July 2023

Marquette University, United States


42nd ISBS Conference: Mon 15th - Fri 19th July 2024

Salzburg, Austria


ISBS Conferences 2025 and Beyond

1st call for hosting the 43rd Conference (2025) of the International Society of Biomechanics in Sports

The annual ISBS conference is a key-event for the international scientific exchange and networking within the field of sports biomechanics. At this time of the year, we are making the first call to ISBS members interested in hosting this attractive event in the year 2025.

This first call is open to interested ISBS members in the preferred region of

If no proposals are received from the preferred region, a 2nd call for hosting will be made on the 1st of April 2022, opening the invitation to all global regions. The deadline for submission will then be 1st of June 2022.

Preparation of Bid:

If you are interested in hosting the 43rd ISBS conference in 2025, please prepare your bid according to the ‘Policy Manual for Planning and Preparation of the ISBS Annual Conference, which can be found at the ISBS website.

This document contains all relevant information to guide the preparation of a proposal to host the conference and information to help prepare and organise the ISBS Conference.

Submission of Bid:

Those wishing to submit a bid to host the conference in 2025 should submit the electronic file of the application to the VP of Conferences (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) by the 31st of March, 2022.

Past ISBS Conferences

Click the link to the proceedings archive of each conference.

XXXIX Conference: 2021 - Canberra, Australia
XXXVIII Conference: 2020 - Online
XXXVII Conference: 2019 - Oxford, Ohio, USA
XXXVI Conference: 2018 - Auckland, New Zealand
XXXV Conference: 2017 - Cologne, Germany
XXXIV Conference: 2016 - Tsukuba, Japan

XXXIII Conference: 2015 - Poitiers, France

XXXII Conference: 2014 - Johnson City, TN, USA
XXXI Conference: 2013 - Taipei, Taiwan
XXX Conference: 2012 - Melbourne, Australia
XXIX Conference: Porto, Portugal
XXVIII Conference: 2010 - Marquette, Michigan, USA
XXVII Conference: 2009 - Limerick, Ireland
XXVI Conference: 2008 - Seoul, Korea
XXV Symposium: 2007 - Ouro Preto, Brazil
XXIV Symposium: 2006 - Salzburg, Austria
XXIII Symposium: 2005 - Beijing, China
XXII Symposium: 2004 - Ottawa, Canada
XXI Symposium: Cancelled
XX Symposium: 2002 - Caceres, Spain
XIX Symposium: 2001 - San Francisco, USA
XVIII Symposium: 2000 - Hong Kong, China
XVII Symposium: 1999 - Perth, Australia
XVI Symposium: 1998 - Konstanz, Germany
XV Symposium: 1997 - Denton, Texas, USA
XIV Symposium: 1996 - Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
XIII Symposium: 1995 - Thunder Bay, Canada
XII Symposium: 1994 - Budapest, Hungary
XI Symposium: 1993 - Amherst, Massachusetts, USA
X Symposium: 1992 - Milan, Italy
IX Symposium: 1991 - Ames, Iowa, USA
VIII Symposium: 1990 - Prague, Czechoslovakia
VII Symposium: 1989 - Footscray, Victoria, Australia
VI Symposium: 1988 - Bozeman, Montana, USA
V Symposium: 1987 - Athens, Greece
IV Symposium: 1986 - Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
III Symposium: 1985 - Greenley, Colorado, USA
II Symposium: 1984 - Colorado Springs, Colorado, USA
I Symposium: 1983 - San Diego, California, USA