6. April 2017

Social program

Welcome Reception on May 2nd

All participants are invited to a welcome drink in the evening of the congress’ first day at Oslo City Hall at 7 PM. This event is free but requires registration.

Oslo Town Hall

Oslo City Hall

Congress dinner

The congress dinner will be held on May 3rd at Kanonhallen in Oslo, Peter Møllers vei 2. The dinner costs 750 NOK if you register before February 1st 2018 and 850 NOK if you register after this early bird date. Dinner includes drinks, a 3-course menu and entertainment. We will organise transportation by bus from the Congress center to Kanonhallen. It is also possible to take the Metro to Løren station (line 4 in direction West goes directly to Løren from the city centre).


Visits and activities 

On May 3rd and 4th, we will organize visits for smaller groups to different elder care facilities in Oslo. More information can be found under Excursions in the Program Menu.

We will also invite all participants for a morning run and/ or for tai chi in the park:

  • Morning run: 3 May at 8.00 AM
  • Tai Chi in the Park at 8.00 AM

Please register when signing up for the congress. More information will follow.

What to see and do in Oslo?

Oslo has a wide variety of attractions and activities to offer. Watch the 1 minute film below to learn more:

For more information, see the official travel guide to Oslo:


Oslo Town Hall. Photo: Colourbox

Oslo Town Hall. Photo: Colourbox

The Vigeland Park - Sculptures - Photo: colourbox

Vigeland Sculpture Park, Oslo. Photo: Colourbox