Wanda Wendel-Vos, Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and Health Services, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM), Bilthoven, the Netherlands (born 1972)
Wanda is senior researcher in the field of Sport, Physical Activity and Health and has been working in the field of public health for over 20 years. Her PhD thesis was entitled ‘Public Health Aspects of Physical Activity’. Many of her projects have a multi-disciplinary character, connecting the field of health with other fields such as transport, environment, education and sport. Her main areas of work are determinants of physical activity, monitoring of sport and physical activity, physical activity promotion, epidemiology of physical activity and physical activity assessment. Within her institute she is the program coordinator for sport and physical activity. For the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport she coordinates a broad set of key indicators describing sport and physical activity.
She represents the Netherlands at the EU-level as HEPA Focal Point and is the current vice chair of the WHO HEPA Europe Network.
Annegret Korff is Head of Task Force Euro 2024 in the Federal Ministry of the Interior and Community, Germany
Lawyer since 2006 at the Federal Ministry of the Interior, she had different functions in policy areas of Migration and Security, as well as spokesperson and French Ministry of Interior.
Since 2019 is Head of Unit of Major Sporting Events.
Antti Blom, Programme Director, Joy in Motion -programme, Finnish Schools on the Move -programme and Students on the Move -programme. Finnish Schools on the Move is a national action programme aiming to establish a physically active culture in Finnish comprehensive schools. Schools and municipalities participating in the programme implement their own individual plans to increase physical activity during the school day. Antti leaded Schools on the Move -program implementation for over ten years at every level; administration, local level and schools. Now he is responsible of coordinating the whole “On the Move programmes” in Finland and he is working in Finnish National Agency for Education. Antti is father of three daughters. He loves ice hockey and in summer time gardening.