Welcome Message from the President of ACPES


This conference series was formly called ASEAN Universities Conference on Physical Education and Sport Sciences (AUCPESS) which began in 2011. The 1st AUCPESS conference was hosted by Srinakharinwirot University Thailand, and 2nd conference at University of Putra Malaysia, The 3rd conference at Mahasarakham University Thailand, and The 4th conference at NIE and ITE Singapore. Since July 8, 2014, AUCPESS decided to be expanded and called ACPES (Asean Council of Physical Education and Sport) in order to accommodate more aspirations and expressions of sport’s community. The first conference, ACPES 2015, was hosted by Semarang State University Indonesia. The second conference, ACPES 2016 was hosted by Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology Philippines. And now, we are heading to our third conference which will be held from September 2-5, 2017 at Kasetsart University Kamphaeng Saen Campus.  For the time being, ACPES has networking 11 universities including Kasetsart University Thailand, Chulalongkorn University Thailand, Srinakharinwirot University Thailand, University of Putra Malaysia, Mahasarakham University Thailand, National Institute of Education Singapore, Semarang State University Indonesia, Institute of Technical Education Singapore, Mindanao State University-Iligan Institute of Technology Philippines, Universiti Teknologi MARA Malaysia, and St. Michael’s College Singapore.

Welcome Message from the President of Kasetsart University


On behalf of Kasetsart University Thailand, I am honored and delighted to welcome you to the 3rd International Conference on Physical Education, Health and Sport. We are very excited to be hosting this important conference at Kasetsart University Kamphaeng Saen Campus. The theme of the 2017 conference “Best Practice for ASEAN Community: Enhancing Physical Activity, Physical Education, Sport, Health and Recreation” will underpin the need for collaboration and cooperation of individuals from a wide range of professional backgrounds. I extend my gratitude to ACPES 2017 committee as I know that the success of the conference depends ultimately on many people who have worked with us in planning and organizing this program. I hope that you will find the conference and your stay in Kasetsart University Kamphaeng Saen Campus are both valuable and enjoyable.

Welcome Message from the Dean of Faculty of Education and Development Sciences


Welcome to ACPES 2017. It is on behalf of the conference committee that we are very pleased to invite you to join the third conference of ASEAN Council of Physical Education and Sport, as known as ACPES 2017 which is hosted by Kasetsart University Kamphaeng Saen Campus Thailand. It is located on a vast area of over 3000 acres in Kamphaeng Saen, Nakhon Pathom, the lower central region of Thailand. This annual event devoted to the physical activity, sport, health and recreation that will give participants a platform of exchanging ideas, discovering new opportunities, reacquainting with colleagues, meeting new friends, and broaden their knowledge. The members of the organizing committee are very proud to be hosting this conference and look forward to welcoming you to our city and our country.

Keynote Speakers
Prof. Dr. Kasem Nakornkhet
Project Manager: Physical Activity Research Center-PARC
Thai Health Promotion Foundation
Prof. Dr. Barbara Schlatter
Illinois State University of USA
Prof. Dr. Lianyee Kok
University of Putra, Malaysia
Prof. Dr. Oktia Woro Kasmini Handayani,M.Kes.
Semarang State University, Indonesia
 Topic areas of research presentation

Physical Education

Administrative and Management


Health Education
Public Health
Sport Nutrition
Health Promotion
Physical Activity

Sport Science

Sport Pedagogy
Sport Physiology
Sport Biomechanics
Sport Coaching and Training
Sport Management


Commercial Recreation
Outdoor Recreation
Recreational Resources
Recreation and Tourism
Therapeutic Recreation