Facts about the Sandnes conference

  • 400 participants attended the conference.
  • There was a strong political and strategic focus: politicians were  included in the delegations from participating cities and networks.
  • City delegations included the mayor or lead politician, the city coordinator, officials and experts.
  • The programme was interactive with numerous case study presentations, debate round-tables  and teach-in sessions on aspects of championing and tackling inequalities in health.
  • There were two sessions involving politicians, one in the plenary and one for politicians only.