In late 2015, the U.S. Surgeon General issued a landmark Call to Action on Walking and Walkable Communities, calling for programs and policies that encourage people to Step It Up! In this webinar, led by Graham Melstrand, ACE executive vice president of public affairs, and Ted Vickey, ACE senior advisor of fitness technology, you’ll learn how to promote walking and physical activity through the use of technology. Discover how wearables, apps and big data can help you implement successful community walking programs and recommendations found in the ACE Walking Toolkits.
You will learn:
- How to implement a social media plan focused on community walking programs
- Basics on how to use wearables and apps to encourage walking
- Recommendations outlined in the ACE Walking Toolkits and how to incorporate technology into the program
- How to collect, analyze and share big data collected from community walking programs to influence decision makers