Events
(As a result of the Coronavirus - COVID-19 outbreak, it is likely that many of the scheduled events listed below will have been cancelled. Please check with the event organiser.)
 
  June 2020

Housing Tech-HACK

Date(s)1-30 June 2020
OrganisationAppello and Housing LIN
LocationLondon
DetailsThis event provides an opportunity to develop practical solutions to the real life challenges housing providers are facing when taking advantage of technology and innovation. It will explore the opportunities and identify actions for transformative change in this area.At the heart of the event will be a choice of two working groups. One group will tackle the issues and challenges of the procurement of connected technology, and another will explore the potential opportunities and benefits of collaborative approaches to innovation in this area, between housing partners and others.
VenueKia Oval
Contact Kennington Oval London SE11 5SS Tel: , Email:
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National Pensioners Annual Convention

Date(s)2-4 June 2020
OrganisationNational Pensioners Convention
LocationSouthport
DetailsThis annual event was previously named the Pensioners Parliament.
VenueSouthport Theatre and Convention Centre
Contact Promenade Southport PR9 0DZ Tel: , Email: mwaterfield@npcuk.org
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Generation Care

Date(s)3 June 2020
OrganisationNational Care Forum
LocationLondon
VenueGuoman Tower Hotel
Contact St Katharine?s Way London E1W 1LD Tel: , Email:
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Faculty for the Psychology of Older People (FPOP) Annual Conference

Date(s)4-5 June 2020
OrganisationBritish Psychological Society
LocationBelfast
DetailsThe theme of this event is ?Navigating the Icebergs: Celebrating the 40 year voyage of the Faculty of the Psychology of Older People?.
VenueTitanic Hotel
Contact Queen's Road Titanic Quarter Belfast BT3 9DT Northern Ireland Tel: , Email:
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The Alzheimer's Show

Date(s)5-6 June 2020
OrganisationAlzheimer's Society
LocationLondon
VenueOlympia London
Contact Hammersmith Road Kensington London W14 8UX Tel: , Email:
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Ageing in the Context of Global Migrations

Date(s)10 June 2020
OrganisationManchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing MICRA
LocationManchester
DetailsThree presentations aim to present the latest findings from ongoing research on ageing and migration from different parts of the world. What does it mean to age while your adult children are abroad? How is the experience of migration different for older migrants?
Speaker(s)Professor Chris Phillipson (chair); Professor Russel King; Dr Aija Lulle; Dr Tanja Bastia
VenueCore Technology Facility
Contact 46 Grafton Street Manchester M13 9WU Tel: , Email:
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Second International Summit on Aging and Gerontology: Indepth of Aging

Date(s)15-16 June 2020
OrganisationSciinov
LocationLondon
VenueLondon
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A Social Work For The Future. BASW UK Conference, Festival and AGM 2020

Date(s)22-23 June 2020
OrganisationBritish Association of Social Workers BASW
LocationBirmingham
VenueUniversity of Birmingham
Contact University of Birmingham Birmingham B15 2TT Tel: , Email:
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Residential and Home Care Show 2020

Date(s)24-25 June 2020
OrganisationLaingBuisson
LocationLondon
DetailsThe show will cover all the current issues for social care including personalisation, integrated care, safeguarding, raising quality, dementia, CQC ratings, new employment law, recruitment and retention issues, which technologies work and business development.
VenueExcel London
Contact One Western Gateway Royal Victoria Dock London E16 1XL Tel: , Email:
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LGA Annual Conference

Date(s)30 June - 2 July 2020
OrganisationLocal Government Association
LocationHarrogate
Contact Tel: , Email: amanda.spicer@local.gov.uk
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July 2020

Ageing and Sustainability in a Time of Transition

Date(s)1-3 July 2020
OrganisationBritish Society of Gerontology
LocationBristol
VenueUniversity of the West of England
Contact Frenchay Campus UWE Coldharbour Lane Bristol BS16 1QY Tel: , Email: bsgconference2020@britishgerontology.org
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Social Policy Association Annual Conference 2020. Beyond the Echo Chamber: A Vision for Social Policy

Date(s)15-17 July 2020
OrganisationSocial Policy Association
LocationYork
DetailsStill in planning stage, but streams will include race and social policy, social activism, care and policy, and innovative ideas for future policy making. Other streams will be determined according to submissions received, but are likely to include poverty and social protection, inequality and opportunity, housing policy, Brexit and social policy, attitudes to welfare, ageing and care, health and social care funding, social development and social policy, migration and social rights, pensions and financial literacy, youth transitions, work and unemployment.
VenueUniversity of York
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The State of Caring Conference 2020. Building a Better Future for Carers

Date(s)16 July 2020
OrganisationCarers UK
LocationLondon
VenueHoliday Inn
Contact Bloomsbury London WC1N 1HT Tel: , Email:
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August 2020

Second International Conference on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine. Silver Age 2020

Date(s)10-11 August 2020
OrganisationiConferences
LocationKuala Lumpur Malaysia
VenueGrand Millennium Hotel
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Ageing in Europe Midterm Conference 2020

Date(s)26-28 August 2020
OrganisationUniversity of Jyvaskyla
LocationJyvaskyla Finland
VenueUniversity of Jyvaskyla
Contact Mattilanniemi 2 (Building Agora) 40100 Jyvaskyla FINLAND Tel: , Email:
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September 2020 and beyond

Tenth International Conference on Health, Wellness and Society

Date(s)3-4 September 2020
OrganisationHealth, Wellness and Society Research Network
LocationParis France
VenueUniversity of the Sorbonne
Contact Nouvelle Paris 3 France Tel: , Email:
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Improving Continence Care in Older People

Date(s)11 September 2020
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationLeeds
VenueLeeds
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British Society for Population Studies Annual Conference

Date(s)14-16 September 2020
OrganisationBritish Society for Population Studies
LocationLeicester
DetailsNo further details.
VenueUniversity of Leicester
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3rd World Aging and Rejuvenation Conference

Date(s)21-23 September 2020
OrganisationInnovinc International
LocationBarcelona Spain
Contact Tel: , Email: aging@innovincinternational.com
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Aging and Social Change: Tenth Interdisciplinary Conference. Aging Societies: Extended Working Lives and Discrimination Against Older Workers

Date(s)24-25 September 2020
OrganisationAging and Social Change Research Network
LocationVancouver Canada
VenueUBC Robson Square
Contact 800 Robson Street Vancouver, BC V6Z 3B7 Canada Tel: , Email:
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21st International Conference on Falls and Postural Stability

Date(s)25 September 2020
OrganisationBritish Geriatrics Society
LocationNottingham
DetailsThis annual event is widely recognised as the leading meeting in the UK for clinicians working in this field.
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International Day of Older Persons 2020

Date(s)1 October 2020
OrganisationUnited Nations for Ageing
LocationNew York United States of America
DetailsBetween 2017 and 2030, the number of persons aged 60 years or over is projected to grow by 46 per cent (from 962 million to 1.4 billion) globally outnumbering youth, as well as children under the age of 10. Moreover, this increase will be the greatest and most rapid in the developing world. Population ageing is poised to become one of the most significant social transformations of the 21st century. Older people have always played a significant role in society as leaders, caretakers and custodians of tradition. The International Day of Older Persons is an opportunity to highlight the important contributions that older people make to society and raise awareness of the opportunities and challenges of ageing in todays world.
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CAG 2020. Closing the Research-Practice Gap: Knowledge Mobilisation and Implementation Science

Date(s)22-24 October 2020
OrganisationCanadian Association of Gerontology
LocationRegina Canada
VenueCentre on Aging and Health
Contact University of Regina Regina, SK Canada S4S 0A2 Tel: , Email:
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UK Dementia Congress 2020

Date(s)10-12 November 2020
OrganisationJournal of Dementia Care
LocationBournemouth
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Happy Homes, Happy Society? 5th Interdisciplinary and International Conference on the Contribution of Domestic Life in a Time of Social Changes

Date(s)12-13 November 2020
OrganisationHome Renaissance Foundation and Social Trends Institute
LocationLondon
DetailsExploration of the contribution of the home to the wellbeing and happiness of individuals at all stages of life and, by implication, to wider society. It will be a great opportunity to demonstrate the vital role of the home in connecting and nurturing individuals through shared values, work, and purpose.
VenueRoyal Society of Medicine
Contact 1 Wimpole St London W1G 0AE Tel: , Email:
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Integrated Care 2020. The Building Blocks of Integrated Care and Population Health Systems

Date(s)24 November 2020
OrganisationGovConnect
LocationLondon
VenueRoyal Society of Medicine
Contact 1 Wimpole St London W1G 0AE Tel: , Email:
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Aging in America

Date(s)6-9 April 2021
OrganisationAmerican Society on Aging
LocationSan Diego United States
VenueManchester Grand Hyatt San Diego
Contact 1 Market Place San Diego CA 92101 USA Tel: , Email:
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CGNA 2020. 21st Biennial Conference of the Canadian Gerontological Nursing Association

Date(s)22-24 April 2021
OrganisationCanadian Gerontological Nursing Association
LocationNiagara Falls Canada
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