Welcome to the ISAFA in Qatar 2016

"The 2016 edition of the ISAFA, International Science and Football Association event in Qatar provided the opportunity to students and delegates to interact first-hand with world’s leading coaches and scientists speakers and more importantly with each other and share their experience." Read the full article.





ISAFA in Qatar 2016 will be a colossal interdisciplinary sporting and science event that engages Key Qatar institutions and several other partners across the globe. High level academics, scientists guest speakers, medical specialists, world renowned football coaches and fitness experts representing different schools, technicians, football practitioners, and local and overseas students will be invited and/or attending. It offers a networking stage between people sharing the same vision: “no progress without science”.

Qatar University, the ISAFA, stakeholders and partners are leading the way to a sustainable and regular event, where coaches and scientists could share best practice and exchange knowledge to building the future generation of football stars in the run-up to the FIFA World Cup 2022 in Qatar and for its legacy. 

The organising committee will be delighted to seeing you in Qatar and it will endeavour to offer you an unforgettable experience.

Dr. Monèm Jemni

Chair of the ISAFA in Qatar


Important dates:

Abstract submission


7th January 2016

Notification to authors
30th January 2016

Early birds: Before 2nd February 2016

Late birds: Between 3rd February and 10thMarch 2016


For more information about the conference:

International Science And Football Association – ISAFA

Email: contact@isafa.info