President of the Congress
José Carlos, Psychologist specialist in Sport. Professor at the University Pablo de Olavide in Sevilla, Spain. Responsible for the Sport Psychology Unit in the Andalusian Center of Sports Medicine.
Currently working for the Andalusian Government in Spain chairing a department in the Public Company for Tourism and Sport. He has been the Director of the Sport Department at the Universal Exhibition EXPO92 held in Seville, Director of the High Performance Centre for Rowing and Canoeing in Seville for 13 years. As Executive Director of the LOC of Sevilla 2017, Jose Antonio is very enthusiastic with the fact of hosting such an important worldwide event in the city he was born.
Obtained his Degree in law from the University of Seville. Obtained diploma in Accounting and FInance, University Center for Financial Studies (Madrid). Julio has more than 30 years experience as a bank branch manager at Barclays Bank. Popular athlete that is very excited to collaborate in this conference and the possibility to meet experts in the discipline.
Sports Psychology Professor at the Autonomous University of Barcelona, Director of the “Journal of Sport Psychology” and the Interuniversity Master of Sport Psychology at UAB-INEFC. In the upcoming ISSP World Congress, we look forward to scientific papers from all areas of psychology and all over the world.
Scientific Assistant Director
Professor at the University of Seville also holds a Degree in Psychology from the University of Oviedo. She has obtained a Masters in Sport Psychology from the Autonomous University of Madrid and the Spanish Olympic Committee. Rosana obtained her PhD in Psychology from the University of Granada. She is the head of the Center for Sport Psychology Llames & Gª Barrero. Rosana encourages you to share with us this scientific project with such enthusiasm we are preparing in this beautiful and sunny city in southern Spain: Seville.
Journalist and an expert on digital & social media. He is currently working as a Dircom freelancer for many international sports events such as Zurich Maraton de Sevilla, Palma de Mallorca Marathon, Sur Cup, Beer Runners, Portocolom Triathlon, Kumulus… and he has been Press Officer of the Cross Country Worldchampionship in Punta Umbría 2011 (Athletics), Handball World Championship Spain 2013 (Sevilla venue), and media manager in Seville of the Basketball World Championship Spain 2014. Amongst a huge curriculum vitae, he was Communications Director of Star Events Ltd. during 4 years, based in Monaco organizing triathlon, running and cycling events worldwide. Contact him on @DaniQuintero
Congress President Assistant
Translation and Interpreting student, she is passionate about all languages and cultures. She dedicates her free time to dance, take dance lessons and any other outdoor activity. She has studied in France for one year, taking French, English, Italian and Portuguese classes, and she has travelled to the United States twice to study English, take professional dance lessons and work in an amusement park. She has also visited several cities in the USA, France, Italy and Portugal. At this moment, she works as an English, French and Spanish teacher for children and as a dance teacher as well. She is a Pablo de Olavide University sudent