Secretariat of APACT 2013

c/o ICS Convention Design, Inc.
Chiyoda Bldg., 1-5-18, Sarugakucho,
Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo 101-8449, Japan
TEL : +81-3-3219-3541
FAX : +81-3-3219-3577

Pre & Related Conference

WHO Workshop: Making your city Smoke-free


Sunday, August 18th, 9:00 – 16:00


Makuhari Messe in Chiba, Japan
2-1, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba-city, 261-0023 Japan
TEL +81-43-296-0001

Conference Room

Official Language

  • There is no Simultaneous interpretation


Program Download

Time Programme
08:30 – 09:00 Registration
Part I – Introduction, Background, and Twelve Steps
Morning Welcome, workshop overview and participants self-introduction
Presentation: Second-hand smoke and health
Presentation: Overview of the current situation in WPRO region
Presentation: Tobacco industry tactics and the WHO FCTC Article 5.3
Presentation: Smoke-free Davao City (Philippines)
Questions and answers
Break – quiz1
Presentation: Twelve steps towards a smoke-free city
Questions and answers
Introduction to group exercises
Group announcement2
(each group to choose two out of three options for the afternoon exercise)
12:00 – 13:00 Lunch
Part II: Assessment and Strategic Planning
Afternoon (1) Group exercise: Spidergram assessment / Barrier analysis / Stakeholder mapping
Group reporting (at least one per option)
14:55 – 15:10 Break
Part III : Policy
Afternoon (2) Presentation: Legislation – model ordinance
Questions and answers
15:45 – 16:00 Closing and evaluation
  1. A quiz based on the presentations in the morning will be distributed to the participants during the break.
    Winners will be awarded at the closing.
  2. Participants will be divided into groups based on the smoke-free status of their cities based on the information provided at the time of registration. For instance, participants from cities where no tobacco control policy is implemented will form one group whereas those from cities with smoking bans in limited public places will form another one.


  • All costs related with conference participation, including travel, accommodation meals except lunch on 18th shall be covered by individual participants, not by the conference organizers.
  • Lunch on 18th will be provided by conference organizers.
  • If you would like to participate in both WHO workshop and APACT2013, please register both WHO workshop and APACT2013. Registration for APACT2013

*Online Registration has been closed. On-site Registration is available. Please come to the room directly.

Registration for WHO workshop

Registration deadline Wednesday, July 31st
Wednesday, August 7th

Hotel information

Please see APACT hotel information

  • We do not support any expense for accommodation

Contact information

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