ATIC/ATE Pre- and Post-conference Programme

Pre-conference in-person activities for ATIC/ATE representatives

For national representatives in Adventure Therapy International Committee (ATIC) and Adventure Therapy Europe (ATE), we ask you to arrive in Kristiansand, Norway, on Saturday 18th of June no later than 6:00 PM, two days prior to the conference.

Saturday 18th of June

07.00 PM
Dinner and social night for ATIC/ATE reps to get to know each other and reconnect

Sunday 19th of June

10:00 AM- 05:00 PM
ATIC Meeting Day including lunch
03:00 PM – 05:00 PM
ATE Round Table
07:00 PM
Arrival party for all conference attendees. We encourage all ATIC/ATE reps to be present here, with an extra responsibility to ensure that all participants feel welcome and included

Post-conference activities for ATIC representatives

Following the conference Closing Ceremony at Hovden on Saturday 25th of June, there will be shuttle buses returning attendees back to Kristiansand at 11:00 AM. However, we invite ATIC reps to stay an extra day and journeying together further into the mountains for a post-conference ATIC gathering at Haukeliseter Fjellstue/Mountain Lodge, which is beautifully situated at an altitude of 1000 m.

Saturday 25th of June

11:00 AM
Shuttle from conference venue in Hovden to Haukeliseter Mountain Lodge
01:00 PM- 02:00 PM
02:00 PM- 05:00 PM
ATIC Meeting in Haukeliseter National Park
07:00 PM
Dinner and social night

Sunday 26th of June

07:00 AM- 08:00 AM
Early Morning Activity
08:00 AM- 09:00 AM
09:00 AM- 12:00 PM
ATIC Meeting including lunch
01:00 PM
Departure Haukeliseter. Shuttle bus back to Kristiansand. Approximately arrival time in Kristiansand is 05:00 PM

Registration ATIC and ATE activities


All ATIC/ATE activities are free of charge for ATIC/ATE national representatives, including accommodation and food at the Haukeliseter Mountain Lodge for the ATIC post-conference gathering. We only ask you to book your free tent space or arrange for alternative accommodation in Kristiansand for the pre-conference gathering.


All ATIC/ATE representatives who wish to participate in these event(s) must register in advance and by May 1st at the latest for in-person attendance.


To register for ATIC pre- and/or post-conference activities, please contact 9IATC Convener and ATIC Co-chair:

To register for ATE pre-conference activities, please register by contacting 3GATE Convener:

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