2013 National Walk Summit – Oct 1-3 in DC
July 12, 2013 Leave a comment
Join national and local leaders to engage in inspiring conversations and sessions that will build capacity, develop strategies, increase momentum and showcase best practices to increase investments in walking and walkability. The Walking Summit will also model how to integrate walking and physical activity into a conference format.
Featured speakers include:
- George C. Halvorson, Chairman and CEO, Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Kaiser Foundation Health Plan
- Jonah Berger, New York Times Bestselling Author of Contagious: Why Things Catch On, Professor, The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
- Regina Benjamin, MD, MBA, US Surgeon General (2009-2013)
- Harriet Tregoning, Director, District of Columbia Office of Planning
The early bird registration fee for the 2013 Walking Summit is $150 through August 12 and increases to $225 on August 13.The first 175 people who register will have the opportunity to attend the opening night reception on October 1 at the Kaiser Permanente Center for Total Health.