Coimbatore: A two-day international conference on sports and nutrition, INCOSAN-2012, will be held here from March 8.
    
The aim is to bring together academicians, athletes and the nutritionists to sensitise policy makers and stakeholders to formulate methodologies to enhance athletic performance.
    
The theme of the conference would be 'Modern Scientific Technologies To Empower Sports Personnel', informed vice-chancellor of the organising Avinashilingam University, Sheela Ramachandran.
    
Over 500 participants, including some differently abled students, are expected to attend the conference, which will also see participation from Malaysia and Saudi Arabia, Sheela informed.
    
The outcome of the conference and papers presented would be compiled and published through MacMillan Publishers for the benefit of the stakeholders and there is also plan to recommend various suggestions to the Government to adopt, she added.

(Agencies)