The 13th Annual Meeting and 8th Conference of the European network for the promotion of health-enhancing physical activity (HEPA Europe) took place in
Zagreb, Croatia, from 15 to 17 November 2017.
The conference addressed the main theme of “Modern approaches to physical
activity promotion and measurements”, and provided a “hub” for lively interactions among scientists, policy makers, practitioners and advocates of health enhancing physical activity promotion.
More than 330 participants from 35 countries gathered in Zagreb. Sonja Kahlmeier from EBPI provided support and leadership to the development and delivery of this successful event, as executive member of the HEPA Europe Steering Committee
nd member of the conference organizing committee, as well as through contributions in 2 symposia. During the 13th Annual Meeting of the HEPA Europe, the network also elected the members of its Steering Committee, including the confirmation of Dr. Sonja Kahlmeier of EBPI as executive member.