Day (1): Tuesday 30 Mar 2021

Openning The Conference
Time Title Speakers
13:00 – 13:10 Conference Opening Presenter
13:10 – 13:15 Documentary presentation:
College of Sports Sciences and Physical Activity
Presenter
13:15 – 13:45 Speech of His Royal Highness Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal Al Saud Prince Abdulaziz bin Turki Al-Faisal Al Saud
Minister of Sports
13:45 – 13:50 Speech of His Excellency the President of King Saud University Prof. Badran bin Abdul Rahman Al-Omar
13:50 – 13:55 Speech of the Dean of the College of Sports Sciences and Physical Activity Dr. Suleiman bin Omar Al-Jaloud
First session: Physical activities during pandemics and crises
Time Title Speakers Session Chairs
13:55 - 14:15 Young and Olympians Athletes Facing the Pandemic: A Transitional Approach Dr. Miquel Torregrossa
Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona - Spain
Dr. Mohammed Hathout
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
14:15 - 14:35 The global impact of covid-19 on physical activity, sedentary behavior and sleep among children-and how to promote these behaviors during and after the pandemic Prof. Tony Okely
University of Wollongong, Australia
Dr. Mohammed Hathout
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
14:35 - 14:55 Supporting coaches within COVID and beyond Dr. Kristen Dieffenbach
West Virginia University - USA
Dr. Mohammed Hathout
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
14:55 - 15:15 Managing sports events during the pandemics Prof. Abdullah Algasab
Head of the Physical Education Department - College of Basic Education - Kuwait
Dr. Mohammed Hathout
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
15:15 - 15:35 Levels of physical activity at home during a complete curfew (24) in the cities of Makkah and Madinah during the covid-19 pandemic Dr. Faisal Barwies
Department of Physical Education, Umm Al-Qura University
Dr. Mohammed Hathout
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
15:35 - 15:50 Discussions Dr. Mohammed Hathout
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
Second Session: Health promoting physical activities
Time Title Speakers Session Chairs
15:50 - 15:55 Documentary Presentation: Department of Exercise Physiology
15:55 - 16:00 Documentary Presentation: Research Abstracts
16:00 - 16:25 How we can stay physical active Significance of "Eccentric exercise" Prof. Ken Nosaka
Edith Cowan University - Australia
Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh
16:25 - 16:45 The role of Ministry of Sport and Saudi public health Authority in applying international preventive protocols in sport field. Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh
Dr. Majed Saleh Al-Sulaiman
Sport Medicine Consultant - Ministry of Sport
Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh
16:45 - 17:05 COVID-19 as a catalyst for innovation in the field of sport sciences: lessons learnt from the pandemic Dr. Nicola Luigi
University of York - Canada
Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh
17:05 - 17:25 Health promoting physical activities Dr. Hessah Al-Hussaini
Ministry of Health, Saudi Arabia
Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh
17:25 - 17:45 The prevalence of sedentary lifestyle in some groups in Saudi Arabia Dr. Muhammad Ali Al-Ahmadi
Department of Physical Education and Sport Sciences - Taibah University
Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh
17:45 - 18:00 Discussions Dr. Ezzuddin Ahmad Okmi
Acting Consultant of preventive medicine and public health, Saudi Public health Authority, Riyadh

Day (2): Wednesday 31 Mar 2021

Third session: Sports training and competitions during epidemics and crises
Time Title Speakers Session Chairs
13:00 - 13:10 Documentary: Conference workshops
13:10 - 13:15 Documentary Presentation: Department of Biomechanics and Motor Behavior
13:15 - 13:35 Sport tandem Russia-Middle east: Experience of the champion, capabilities of the record-holder Prof. Marat Bariev
Kazan National Research Technical University
Dr.Mohammed Alshammari
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
13:35 - 13:55 Sports is a soft and effective tool for facing crises, with preventive and curative strategies Dr. Sabaa Jarrar
Dean of the College of Sports Sciences, the American University - Genuine
Dr.Mohammed Alshammari
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
13:55 - 14:15 Sport as a factor of social and economic development of regions Dr. Marsel Miftahov
Member of Russian Olympic Committee
Dr.Mohammed Alshammari
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
14:15 - 14:35 Sports training and competitions during Covid-19 Dr. Tahany Saleh Aldayel
Head of Physical Sport Sciences Department - Princess Nourah Bint Abdulrahman University
Dr.Mohammed Alshammari
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
14:35 - 14:55 Heart diseases of athletes after infection with Covid-19 and the safe procedures to return to exercising Dr. Bandar Alosaimi
King Fahad Medical City, KSA
Dr.Mohammed Alshammari
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
14:55 - 15:10 Discussions Dr.Mohammed Alshammari
Department of Sports and Recreation Management, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
Fourth Session: Athletes nutrition during Covid-19 pandemic
Time Title Speakers Session Chairs
15:10 - 15:15 Documentary Presentation: Research Abstracts
15:15 - 15:20 Documentary Presentation - Department of Sports and Recreation Management
15:20 - 15:40 The role of the National Nutrition Committee in enhancing the nutritional status of Saudi community Dr. Majid Alkhalaf
National Nutrition Committee
Prof. Ali bin Muhammad Jabbari
Physical Education Department, Jazan University
15:40 - 16:00 The legislative and regulatory perspective of sports nutrition Mr. Turki Almakhlafi
Saudi Food and Drug Authority
Prof. Ali bin Muhammad Jabbari
Physical Education Department, Jazan University
16:00 - 16:20 The Role of Saudi Anti-Doping Committee in Maintaining the Health and Safety of Participants in Sport Competitions Mr. Abdulaziz Almasaed
Saudi Anti-Doping Committee
Prof. Ali bin Muhammad Jabbari
Physical Education Department, Jazan University
16:20 - 16:40 The role of sports’ law in preserving the health of the participants and the general atmosphere in sport competitions Dr. Ayman Alrefaie
Sports Law and Governance Counsel
Prof. Ali bin Muhammad Jabbari
Physical Education Department, Jazan University
16:40 - 16:55 Discussions Prof. Ali bin Muhammad Jabbari
Physical Education Department, Jazan University
Fifth Session: Teaching physical education remotely (Challenges and Solutions)
Time Title Speakers Session Chairs
16:55 - 17:00 Documentary Presentation: Department of Physical Education
17:00 - 17:20 Teaching Physical Education during coronavirus Dr. Menglu Yang
East China Normal University
Dr. Ghareeb Alshuwaier
Exercise Physiology Department, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
17:20 - 17:40 Will artificial intelligence replace the sport’s coach? Prof. Ali bin Abdullah Al-Jafri
College of Sports Sciences and Physical Activity - University of Jeddah
Dr. Ghareeb Alshuwaier
Exercise Physiology Department, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
17:40 - 18:00 The Role of Sports Psychology in Crisis Management “Covid-19 as a Model” Prof. Ahmed Al-Haramlah
Department of Physical Activity and Sports Sciences - Science College - University of Hafar Al-Batin
Dr. Ghareeb Alshuwaier
Exercise Physiology Department, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
18:00 - 18:20 National and international physical activity guidelines for children and adolescents: a systematic literature review and analysis Dr. Anne-Maree
Parrish The University of Wollongong, Australia
Dr. Ghareeb Alshuwaier
Exercise Physiology Department, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
18:20 - 18:35 Discussions Dr. Ghareeb Alshuwaier
Exercise Physiology Department, College of Sport Sciences and Physical Activity, KSU
18:35 - 18:45 Conclusions and Recommendations of the Second International Conference on Sport Sciences and Physical Activity (ICSSPA) Prof. Dr. Tariq A Alsalhe
Vice Head of the Supreme Committee of the Conference