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Prof Greg Whyte OBE, FBASES (Chair of the Scientific Programme Committee)

Greg Whyte

"I am delighted to welcome you to BASES-FEPSAC Conference 2017.

This will be the first joint conference between BASES and the the European Federation for Sport Psychology. We aim to provide 2 days of world-leading content across sport and exercise sciences and psychology. Whether you wish to present your own research or listen to others, I hope you will join us for what promises to be an outstanding event."

Prof Egbert Otten

Prof Egbert Otten

University of Groningen, Netherlands

Egbert Otten studied biophysics at Leiden University and graduated in 1978 after which he wrote is thesis on movement control and evolution of fish, which received a national award. Between 1982 and 1984 he worked at the medical faculty of the Free University in Amsterdam. Since 1984 he works at the University of Groningen, during which he was guest scientist at Harvard University, University of Calgary and NIH in Bethesda (US). Since 2005 he is a full professor of Neuromechanics in which his main theme is movement control, biomechanics and motor learning in humans.