15th to 19th November 2017 in Seoul, Korea, with the theme “Active World 2030 – Defining a New Horizon”.
rendering today’s kids as the first generation to have a life expectancy shorter than their parents.
As the leading, global Sport for All and physical activity umbrella organisation, TAFISA is tackling this challenge head-on, and aiming for an “Active World 2030”. The 25th TAFISA World Congress will be a pivotal moment in the effort to overcome physical inactivity, as it will bring together representatives from over 100 countries in an interactive and open environment to discuss, debate and design the best path toward giving the next generation back those precious years of life.
Along with opportunities to network, learn and share, the Congress will see the launch of TAFISA’s “Mission 2030: For an Active World”. This Mission will pave the way to influence people, policy and practice to reintroduce physical activity as part of our daily lives the world over by 2030.
En route to our Active World 2030, the Congress will explore sub-themes encompassing:
Read the full program here!
The General Assembly will form part of the 25th TAFISA World Congress to be held on 16th November 2017, at the same venue. We encourage all TAFISA members to attend the General Assembly, which is the opportunity for members to share their views and vote on important issues integral to the future development of TAFISA, and the Sport for All movement.
Seoul’s history stretches back more than two thousand years, and it preserves Korea‘s past, present and future. It is a world-class city with a vibrancy flowing along the beautiful Han River. Seoul is known as a city of contrasts - from ancient palaces with centuries of history to high-tech skyscraper of steel and glass, from ancient texts dating back millennia to the highest rate of broadband Internet access in the world. Seoul is a place where the old and new exist in harmony. A city like no other, Seoul is a city that never ceases to amaze.
The Congress will be hosted by TAFISA member Sport for All & Culture Korea Association in the Gangnam, Seoul, a city that has pride in being the country’s centre of culture, art, fashion, beauty, information technology, education and finance. The Gangnam Style frenzy triggered by Korean pop star Psy has made people all over the world pay attention to Gangnam.
The official Congress hotel is the Coex Intercontinental Hotel. Besides, a wide range of hotels have been selected by the Organizing Committee in order to meet everyone’s expectations and budget. All hotels will be within walking distance of the venue, or only a short five-minute ride. Special rates have been negotiated to ensure that all Congress participants benefit from the best offer available.
*Accompanying persons will be invited to the following events:
Above room rates are based on 4 nights including breakfast, tax and service fee.
To register and for more information, please consult the official website: http://www.tafisacongress2017.com
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