Health Promoting and Sustainable Leadership

The course focuses on the multi-component factors and conditions of importance for a sustainable leadership, from a system perspective (individual – group – workplace – organization – society). In these aspects, the course focuses especially on contemporary challenges such as creating attractive, inclusive and innovative workplaces. The course also applies a hands-on perspective of managerial work to support application in practice.

Course objectives

The purpose of the course is to provide the participants with clear insights of current empirical evidence of health promoting leadership and how it can be supported from system perspectives. The participants will gain an understanding of the theoretical background concepts and their practical application in form of concrete tools to be applied in various work contexts.

Target group

  • Researchers
  • HR managers
  • Occupational health practitioners
  • PhD and university students

Course outline

Lectures in all listed topics followed by multidisciplinary discussions in plenum and small mixed groups.

Main topics

  • Health promotion: concepts and theory
  • Leadership approaches of importance for workers' well-being, work engagement and creating an attractive workplace
  • Leaders’ own sustainability: approaches and organizational preconditions
  • Promoting a good working environment: decrease risks and strengthen resources
  • Change management and working with sustainable organizational developments
  • Strengthen social capital, teamwork and creativity in workgroups
  • Building organizational capacity for health promoting working conditions
  • Applications of health promoting leadership in the Nordic countries
  • Interventions for health promoting leadership

Registration deadline

April 21st 2020

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Price

The price of the course consists of two parts:

1) The course fee of EUR 500 and

2) One of the following:

  • The day package I fee of EUR 380
  • The day package II fee of EUR 165
  • Day package

    Day package I

    The day package I price is 380 EUR/person. This price includes conference facilities and technical equipment, coffees, lunches, dinners and the social program.

    The total price of the course is EUR 880 (course fee EUR 500 + day package fee EUR 380).

    We strongly encourage you to take part in the social program, as this is a vital part of the NIVA course experience. We believe in the power of networking (between people) and strive to create an inspiring possibility for that through the social program.

    Day package II

    The day package II price is 165 EUR/person. This price includes conference facilities and technical equipment, coffees and lunches.

    The total price of the course is EUR 665 (course fee EUR 500 + day package fee EUR 165).

    Kindly note that the day package II does not include dinners nor the social program.

  • Accommodation

    NIVA has made block reservations for the accommodation 25th –28th of May 2020 at two different hotels within walking distance from the conference venue Le Foyer Européen. Please see below for information on how to book a room from our block reservations.

    Grand Hôtel Cravat
    To book a room from our block reservation at Grand Hôtel Cravat (20 rooms available) kindly download and fill out the reservation form Booking Form Grand Hôtel Cravat and send it to the hotel directly by email (contact@hotelcravat.lu).

    Prices
    Single room: EUR 169/night (including buffet breakfast, taxes and service)
    Twin room (sole or double use): EUR 189/night (including buffet breakfast, taxes and service)
    Superior room (sole or double use): EUR 210/night (including buffet breakfast, taxes and service)

    The block reservation will be available until 28th of April 2020.

    City Hotel Luxembourg
    To book a room from our block reservation at City Hotel Luxembourg (10 rooms available) kindly download and fill out the reservation form Booking form City Hotel Luxembourg and send it to the hotel directly by email (mail@cityhotel.lu).

    Prices
    Single room: EUR 220/night (including a bottle of water, buffet breakfast and illimited WIFI)

    The block reservation will be available until 4th of May 2020.

  • Payment info

    Cancellations received by April, 21st 2020: full refund
    Cancellations received after April, 21st 2020: no refund

    The total price of the course will be invoiced after the registration deadline.

    The price is subject to minor changes.

Contact person

Course Leaders
Lotta Dellve
Professor in Work Science
Dpt Sociology and Work Science, University of Gothenburg
email: lotta.dellve@socav.gu.se

In practical matters, please contact:

Project Manager
Linda Oksanen
NIVA
mobile: +358 40 5463 277
email: linda.oksanen@niva.org

Course venue

Le Foyer Européen, Luxembourg, Luxemburg

Background

Leadership of high quality is considered a key condition for organizing more attractive work with beneficial working conditions promoting employees' health and work engagement. Qualities in leadership and approaches to meet employees and work with improvements have impact also on sustainable developments in general. This is also acknowledged by authorities,…

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Course Leader

Lotta Dellve

General information

Course fee and payment The courses and workshops vary in price. Please note that the course fee does not cover meals or accommodation. The course fee and day-package fee are invoiced after the registration deadline. Travel arrangements Please refrain from booking any tickets until we have confirmed the course. The confirmation, which will be sent after the registration deadline, will include detailed information on the payment of the course fee and day-packages, as well as information on accommodation options and practical arrangements. Please note that you are not insured by NIVA. Accommodation For more information about accommodation options, please see the…

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