Closing Seminar 2017

25 April 2017, Brussels, Belgium

Conference Booklet (pdf-document)


Opening of the seminar: (video)

  • Hannu Takkula, Member of the European Parliament
  • Susanna Rahkamo, vice president of Finnish Olympic Committee, former European Champion in figure skating, chair of Olympic Culture and Legacy committee of EO

Importance of Health-Enhancing Physical Activity (HEPA) in EU Policies (video)

General overview of the Erasmus+Sport project “Promoting national implementation of SCforH programmes in EU member states” (video)

  • Matleena Livson, Senior adviser, Finnish Olympic Committee (Presentation)

SCforH example: Finnish Swimming Association (video)

SCforH example: Gaelic Athletic Association (video)

Panel with interview method: Heidi Pekkola, Sports Policy Director, European Non-Governmental Sports Organisation, ENGSO (video)

  • Comment speech about usability of SCforH in the work of EU: Olivier Fontaine, Policy Officer, European Commission Sport Unit
  • Comment speech from the perspective of scientists: Susanna Geidne, PhD, Senior lecturer in Sport Science, Örebro University
  • Comment speech from European Olympic Committees: Felix Schäfer, Policy Officer, EOC EU Office
  • Comment speech from an International Federation: Jean Gracia, Vice President responsible for development, European Athletics

Next steps of SCforH work (video)

  • Matleena Livson

Closing of the Seminar (video)

  • Susanna Rahkamo
  • Hannu Takkula