It's our privilege and great pleasure to invite you to the 17th FINA
World Sports Medicine Congress which will be held in Istanbul from 10 to 11 December 2012. One of
the most important issues of aquatic medicine “Enhancing Performance; The
healthy Aquatic Athlete” will be our theme.
The congress will be an excellent opportunity to learn about the latest
scientific, and technological advances in swimming, diving, water polo, synchro
and open water with workshops, seminars, panels, lectures as well as oral and
poster presentations. The most prestigious professionals from all around the
world will contribute and be a part of this important scientific event. This will take place at Renaissance Polat Hotel on 10-11th December 2012 immediately prior to the 11th FINA World Swimming Championships (25m) which will take place at the Sinan Erdem Arena in Istanbul on 12-16th December 2012.
We will be with you in Istanbul,
one of the world’s great cities which everyone should visit at least once in
It is the only city in the world to straddle two continents “Asia and
Europe”, has been a capital during two consecutive empires -
Christian and Islamic.
Ten thousand years old modern city, with its unique identity will host you with
attractive social life for visitors.
With our best wishes to you all.
Prof. Dr. Sanlı Sadi
Chair, Local Organizing Committee,