Countdown to the Games
17-25 June 2023


Science at the Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023

The Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023 offer different possibilities and approaches for scientific work due to the close connection to a variety of projects (e.g., Host Town Program or Healthy Athletes®). We would like to pick up on this point and show you several ways in which researchers, students and seminar groups can become part of the movement.

There are the following possibilities for participation:

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Lecture Series

A warm invitation to the international lecture series, starting 02 May 2023 every Tuesday from 19:00 - 20:15.

For anyone interested in new developments in research on sport and inclusion. All six dates will be held in English with live transcription and translation into easy language (German).

All past recordings can be watched here.

Register once and listen to all lecture dates. An overview of topics and lectures can be found here.

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Research and final theses

The Special Olympics World Games Berlin 2023 are also open for research after the Games and give (young) researchers the unique opportunity to pursue scientific questions.

Do you have an idea or an exciting question? Then contact us and we will discuss how we can support you in the best possible way.

Of course, your own ideas and suggestions are always welcome.


If you have any questions, you can always ask:

Dr. Kathrin Weber

Education & Science Manager


Jenny Wolf

Federal trainer for education and science