PRINCE GEORGE - The Inaugural Annual Physical Activity and Health Summit

Friday, November 20, 2015 -
8:00am to 4:30pm
  • How healthy are we?
  • What is the role of physical activity and inactivity?
  • Canada's Physical Activity Report Card:
  • D minus - What does this mean?
  • A Provincial Strategy for Physical Activity
  • What is Physical Literacy and its role across the life course? 
  • What does Active and Safe Transportation to School look like?
  • Active Outdoor Play – Risk versus Health Enhancement

What: Presentations will cover current knowledge and promising practices, and workshops will engage in translating knowledge and opportunities for northern contexts.

Who should attend: Stakeholders in physical activity and health, School district and Educators, Health services, Municipal planners, Community Rec, Not for profit, Parents, Community leaders - all who have an interest in enabling health enhancing physical activity in any age group or setting in communities.

Poster/Display Gallery: Do you have an innovative, successful or promising school, municipal or community physical activity project to share?  

Please submit your proposal by November 5th to:

We will endeavor to provide space to all contributors, but if there are more proposals than space, selections will be made that provide a variety of approaches. Responses to poster proposals will be sent November 8th.

Registration fee: $55.00 per person includes lunch and nutrition breaks

A limited number of bursaries are available to ensure that cost is not a barrier to participation. Detailed program will be available and distributed on November 6th. 


For alternative payment options and bursary inquiries please contact the Event Organizers at:



Prince George Civic Centre - Room 208
Prince George , BC