Call for Papers

Tokyo 2020 is not only the arena where the best athletes in the world compete and triumph, but also a major “catwalk” for innovating materials.

Therefore, Centexbel would like to invite all research centres, material and technical designers, athletes, sports organisations, sports attendands, sports material engineers, and authorities to present a lecture during the second International Conference on “Innovations in Sports Materials” addressing one or more of the following themes:

  • new developments in sports materials
  • monitoring equipment
  • sports clothing
  • smart materials
  • thermophysical comfort for top performances in tropical conditions
  • performance enhancing materials and equipment, etc.

Please submit your paper before August 15, 2019 to Ann De Grijse by using this template


The Road to Tokyo


Centexbel in collaboration with Sport Vlaanderen