Dance Science in Practice

Place: 
Stockholm, Sweden
Date: 
Nov 3-5, 2017
Dance Health Finland and Balettakademien Stockholm invite you to a conference illuminating dance science and its relation to and practical use for the dance profession.
The conference is aimed for dancers, dance educators, physiotherapists and allied health professionals. It will be of interest to anyone involved in the world of dance and who is interested in enhancing their professional practice.
 
The conference will start on November 3 at 11.00 and finish with a final discussion on November 5 at 13.00. There will be an optional performance at Dansens Hus on the evening of November 4 due to Balettakademiens's 60 year anniversary. The performance will include diverse works by recognised Swedish choreographers.
 
Keynote speakers and workshop teachers:
 
Cognitive Science, Bibliometrics, Dance Science 
Derrick D. Brown, MSc (dist), Radboud University, Donders Institute of Brain Cognition and Behaviour/ Donders Centre for Cognition
 
Psychology in dance 
Sanna Nordin Bates, Docent, Fil dr Science and Psychology of Sports
 
Analyze to optimize
Jessica Parnevik-Muth, Physical Therapist and Founder of 1080MAP, Movement Assessment Profile
 
Biomechanics in dance 
Hanna Pohjola, Doctor of Arts in Dance with a a Bachelor’s and a Master’s degree in Health Science
 
Periodization in Dance training 
Matt Wyon, Proffesor in Dance Science
 
Periodization in Dance training 
Gaby Allard, director of the Academy of Theatre and Dance, ArtEZ.
 
Registration fees:
Early bird EUR 180 (SEK 1760) if you register before September 10
EUR 210 (SEK 2050) from September 10