My name is Keith Lyons. I am a Professor of Sport Studies at the University of Canberra.

I think of myself as an educational technologist.

Clyde Street

Institute 4.0

AIS High Performance Research Workshop


The Australian Institute of Sport is holding a three-day research workshop at its Bruce Campus in Canberra. The workshop is hosted by the Performance Research Centre. The program is: 12 May Day 1 13 May Day 2 14 May Day 3 Additional information about the workshop can be found at this link. This is the Read More

Sharing in Sport


I attended the IASI World Congress earlier this year (March 2009). My presentation to the Congress was recorded. Although I do try to link to other people’s presentations in this talk and address members of the audience I do hope this video gives a feel for how my ideas about sharing in sport are developing Read More



Source I am attending the National Elite Sports Council (NESC)’s Forum in Canberra next week. In addition to the Forum web site there is a Ning site for the Forum. A link to the conference program can be found here. I have the opportunity to present on Day Two of the Forum and I have Read More

090507 Public Sphere Discussions, Canberra


Photo by Andrew Stawarz I was alerted by Michael de Percy to the Public Sphere discussions to be held in Canberra on 7 May. Pia Waugh (Policy Adviser to Senator Kate Lundy) has worked very hard to develop this program. The schedule is: 0900 Introduction and comments – Senator Lundy 0910 The ‘unexplored country’ we Read More



On 12 March I presented a keynote address at the IASI World Congress in Canberra. I posted a draft of my presentation in Slideshare. Gavin Reynolds has alerted me that: video recordings of the Congress presentations are now available here.  Click on the Proceedings tab in the left navigation menu and follow the links. To Read More