October, 2021
October (6th-8th) 2021 WSKW Conference
CSU East Bay Conference Center (Oakland, CA)
International and U. S. faculty & students from all Kinesiology and Health-Related disciplines welcome!
Theme: Power Up, Leading Through the Challenges
Deadline for all submissions: June 15, 2021
2021 WSKW Conference Registration Form

2021 Conference Materials

  • Program Information will be available closer to the conference date.

Conference Location

We are planning to host the conference in Oakland California. We will remain vigilant with regard to State and Federal guidelines related to the coronavirus pandemic and are prepared to pivot to a virtual conference if needed.

Oakland Center (CSU East Bay)
1000 Broadway, Suite 109
Oakland, CA 94607

Registration –  Deadline 9/15/21 

Conference Payment Fee - By Check

$125; Faculty Conference Pre-Registration (by 9/15)
$150; Faculty Conference Registration (after 9/15)
$50; Student Conference Pre-Registration (by 9/15)
$60; Student Conference Registration (after 9/15)

To pay by check (sorry, no purchase orders) please  complete this individual payment form  and send it along with your check to our treasurer:

Dr. Seung Ho Chang
San Jose State University; Dept. of Kinesiology
1 Washington Square
San Jose, CA 95192-0054

Note, if making a payment for a group,  please use this group form .

Conference Payment Fee - via PayPal

To pay using PayPal please select the option you need below.

Student & Faculty Fees

We do not collect sensitive information (such as credit card data). When you pay the conference registration fee online via PayPal, the transaction is done entirely through PayPal’s site, not through our site. Please, refer to PayPal’s privacy policy for more information.

Hotel Information

Hampton Inn Oakland Downtown-City Center (WSKW conference room rate: $139)
378 11th Street
Oakland, California 94607


Please make your reservation by 9/12/21. After that time the hotel may release rooms in our reserved block to others and any remaining available rooms would be at the prevailing hotel rate.

Reserve online or by phone: 510-607-8200 (mention WSKW Group Block)

Discipline-specific and interdisciplinary presentations each day

College/University, Faculty, & Student Awards

Information For Faculty

Submission Guidelines for FACULTY

Submitting a Proposal for Presentation (Beginning late-January)
Deadline: June 15, 2021
Review guidelines then use the link from the “Submission guidelines for FACULTY” page to submit contact information and an abstract.

Session Types

  1. Lecture-Style – 20 minutes (special requests for 50 minutes considered)
  2. Poster Presentation (50-minute session); for original research;
  3. Round Table Discussion – 20 minutes (special requests for 50 minutes considered)
  4. Faculty are responsible for arranging to present from a location with a reliable internet connection and being familiar with web-based conferencing.

Information For Students

Submission Guidelines for STUDENTS 

Submitting a Proposal for Presentation (Beginning late-January)
Deadline: June 15, 2021
Review guidelines, then use the link from the “Submission Guidelines for STUDENTS” page to submit contact information and an abstract.
    1. Lecture-style (20-minute session) for selected original research;
    2. Poster Presentations (20-minute session);
      1. Research Critique: for a critique of a published research article
      2. Review of Literature: for a more in-depth presentation of a topic
      3. Original Research: for the presentation of student-led research


University, Faculty, & Student Awards


Contact our Conference Coordinator – Dr. Jennifer Sherwood