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1st International Symposium Active Living and Environment (2017)

Dunedin, New Zealand | 28-30 August 2018

Our inaugural multidisciplinary and multi-sector symposium was a great success with 85 delegates from 7 countries, 18 invited speakers (7 international) and delegates representing academia, government (city, regional and national), public health, transport, urban design, regional sport trusts and other sectors.

The symposium also featured:

  • 40 research-focused and practice/policy abstract presentations
  • The Ministry of Health New Zealand working lunch to initiate discussion of the New Zealand Physical Activity Plan
  • A public lecture “ A Community‐Academic Research Partnership that Works: The BEATS Study” and
  • A panel discussion “How do we work together?”

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We thank all symposium participants for inspiring three days of sharing, learning and networking!

ALE 2017 Symposium organising committee:

Dr Sandra Mandic (Chair)
Dr Christina Ergler
Assoc Prof Antoni Moore