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CONVENTION The INWA International Annual Convention is the association’s premier event for all worldwide members. The convention brings together Nordic Walkers from all over the world to share their experiences, to learn and to celebrate Nordic Walking. The Conference gives you a unique insight into the current state of Nordic Walking and what will affect its future development. The INWA International Annual Convention 2012 will be held for the first time in Italy on 27th to 30th of September. The theme of the INWA convention 2011 is “Nordic Walking as a social network for health, sport & tourism”. It will be four days packed with lectures, practical sessions and social activities which will give an amazing time to the whole Nordic Walking Family including key educators of Nordic Walking, the INWA Board, National Associations, Coaches, Instructors and Leaders; it is a “must go to” event. Both INWA and Italian Nordic Walking Association, who will host this event, are delighted to invite you and your families to Italy, an amazing country, with beautiful sights and fantastic food and wine! Why you Should Attend?  At the INWA Conference you will hear some of the leading Nordic Walking, Health, Fitness and Sport experts  Contribute to set the agenda for future developments in the Nordic Walking world  Attending the conference is the best way for you to stay informed on the issues that matter to your business now and in the future  The sessions are a mixture of lectures, panel discussions, workshops, papers, master classes and case studies, allowing you to take advantage of an incredible opportunity of enhancing your practical and theorical knowledge;  There are also plenty of opportunities to maximise your network with some of the most important people in the Nordic Walking World. Meet other members of the Nordic Walking family and share experiences, gain from the experiences of other Instructors and Member who have dealt with the problem you are currently facing. This is one of the conference’s greatest benefits. You will leave with new ideas, practical to-do lists, knowledge and examples to inspire the rest of your team. Who Can Participate? Representatives of INWA National Associations Members around the world, as well Nordic Walking International Coaches, Coaches, Instructors and Leaders who are members of one of INWA National Organizations and other professionals interested in the field of health, fitness, sport and education. Events Several events will happen during INWA Convention:    

INWA National Coach Course INWA 10 New Steps Requalification INWA Annual General Meeting (AGM) INWA Conference


24th to 26th of September 2012 27th of September 2012 (morning) 27th of September 2012 (morning) 27th to 30 of September 2012 - Jollaksentie 27 A - FIN-00850 Helsinki - Finland


2012 Convention General Info  

2012 Convention General Info