Tanenbaum Institute for Science in Sport Conference 2024

High performance sport science and sport medicine across the athlete development spectrum: Discovery, Clinical, and Applied Research

September 14 - 15, 2024

Goldring Centre for High Performance Sport, Toronto

The Tanenbaum Institute for Science in Sport Conference will bring together leading experts, scientists, and practitioners to share applications of cutting-edge research at the intersection of science, medicine, and analytics in sport.

Now is an exciting and fast-moving era for the generation of new knowledge through research in the fields of high performance sport science and sport medicine. We are bringing together internationally renowned experts to share evidence-based insights across a broad range of key areas integral to high performance athlete and team success.

We invite participation from professionals interested in high performance sport science and sport medicine, as well as coaches, members of athlete integrated support teams, and representatives of high performance sport organizations who strive for empirically-supported decision making.

Target Audience

We invite participation from professionals interested in high performance sport science and sport medicine, as well as members of coaching teams and sporting communities who support athletes at all levels.

Geared towards the research community, the first conference day (Saturday, September 14) will explore the latest research related to athlete development and training (youth professional, disability sport, interventions to enhance performance and safety, and advances in athlete recovery.

Open to the wider high performance sport and athlete community, the second conference day (Sunday September 15) will focus on knowledge application based on understanding the importance of critical current issues that can challenge high performance athlete resiliency, mental health, the impacts of climate change and other environmental challenges, and new dimensions and implications of sport concussions.

Conference Highlights

  • A truly multidisciplinary meeting with equal focus on sport science and sport medicine
  • Build connections with leading researchers and practitioners from around the world at our networking reception
  • Interactive workshops will demonstrate emergent techniques, methods, technologies, and interventions

Goal of the Event

Together, we can leverage our knowledge of human capabilities and limitations to enhance athlete health, wellness, safety, and performance. This conference aims to mobilize research to help athletes at all levels perform better, recover faster, and play safer.