Summit FAQs

Celebrity speakers from Partnership for a Healthier America's 2017 Building a Healthier Future Summit, including Victor Cruz, Summer Sanders and Bob Harper.

Victor Cruz of the New York Giants, Bob Harper, Fitness Trainer and TV Fitness Star and Summer Sanders, Olympic Champion and TV Host at the 2016 Building a Healthier Future Summit.

Frequently Asked Questions About the Building a Healthier Future Summit

What is the Building a Healthier Future Summit?

The Building a Healthier Future Summit is PHA’s annual convening of the nation’s foremost public and private sector advocates committed to ending childhood obesity. The Summit provides a unique opportunity for business and industry leaders to sit at the table with their nonprofit, academic and government counterparts to collaborate on new opportunities and solutions for reducing childhood obesity in America by transforming the marketplace.

Who Should Attend the Summit?

PHA was created to engage the private sector and other organizations in finding ways to make the healthy choice the easy choice for busy parents and families. Summit attendance typically includes one-third private sector attendees; one-third nonprofit sector attendees; and one-third representatives from government, foundations and academic organizations. If you or your organization strive to directly or indirectly to make healthier choices easier for parents and families, and you’re ready to create and implement solutions, you should not miss this opportunity to get involved on the national level.

When is the 2017 Summit?

May 10 – 12, 2017

Where is the conference held?

All conference sessions and events are held at the Renaissance Washington, DC Downtown Hotel, 999 9th Street, NW, Washington, D.C. and overnight accommodations are available.