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  August 2016

2016 Florida Conference on Aging

Date(s)8-10 August 2016
OrganisationFlorida Council on Ageing
LocationOrlando USA
VenueCaribe Royale Hotel
Contact 8101 World Center Drive Orlando FL 32821 Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://fcoa.org 

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European Population Conference 2016

Date(s)31 August-3 September 2016
OrganisationEuropean Association for Population Studies
LocationMainz Germany
DetailsThe main topic will be 'Demographic change and policy implications' and themes will include: life course; ageing and international relations; mortality and longevity; health, wellbeing and morbidity; and international migration.
VenueMainz, Germany
Web linkhttp://www.epc2016.princeton.edu/ 

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September 2016

Alzheimer's Society Memory Walk

Date(s)1 September - 31 October 2016
OrganisationAlzheimer's Society
Location England, Scotland, Northern Ireland, Wales
DetailsMemory Walk sees thousands of people taking part in 31 walks across England, Wales and Northern Ireland during September and October. For walks in Scotland, contact www.memorywalksscotland.org. Open to people of all ages and abilities, the walks are to celebrate loved ones affected by dementia, and to raise money.
Contact Tel: 0300 330 5452, Fax: , Email:
Web linkmemorywalk.org.uk 

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HelpAge Asia-Pacific Regional Conference 2016

Date(s)6-8 September 2016
OrganisationHelpAge International
LocationHanoi Vietnam
DetailsBringing together 250 representatives from government agencies, UN agencies and development banks, the conference aims to raise awareness of the economic adaptations needed to respond to rapid population ageing in low and middle income countries of Asia-Pacific.
VenueSheraton Hanoi Hotel
ContactJuthamas Suparatwarakul Tel: , Fax: , Email: events@helpageasia.org
Web linkhttp://www.ageingasiaconf2016.org 

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Fairer Futures? Reshaping Care for Older People

Date(s)12 September 2016
OrganisationUniversity of Manchester, Health Services Research Centre
LocationManchester England
DetailsOne day symposium to explore the current state of care services for older people, question our understanding of the challenges of organising care for older people, and consider the potential of social innovation to generate alternative forms of care.
VenueUniversity of Manchester
Contact Roscoe Building University of Manchester Brunswick Street Manchester M13 9PL Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.confercare-online.co.uk 

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Next Steps for Delivering the New Models of Care and Vanguard Sites

Date(s)12 September 2016
OrganisationWestminster Employment Forum
LocationLondon England
VenueCentral London
ContactSam Dolton Tel: 01344 864796, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.westminsteremploymentforumprojects.co.uk 

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Whatever Happened to Lifelong Learning? And Does It Matter?

Date(s)14 September 2016
OrganisationBritish Academy
LocationLondon England
DetailsProfessor John Bynner considers the social and technological changes lying behind the idea of lifelong learning in Britain and globally. The British birth cohort studies demonstrate the benefits accompanied by a learning divide. What prevented progress? Where does lifelong learning go next? Time: 6.00-7.15 pm.Free.No registration.
VenueBritish Academy
Contact 10-11 Carlton House Terrace London SW1Y 5AH Tel: 020 7969 5200, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.britishacademy.ac.uk 

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Liberal Democrats Autumn Conference

Date(s)17-20 September 2016
OrganisationLiberal Democrats
LocationBrighton England
VenueThe Brighton Centre
Contact King's Rd Brighton BN1 2GR Tel: 020 7022 0988, Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://www.libdems.org.uk/conference 

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The Health and Social Care Conference 2016: Enhanced, Efficient and Effective Care Through Integration and Technology

Date(s)20 September 2016
OrganisationUniversity of Salford
LocationSalford England
DetailsCoverage includes funding and budgets; national policy; workforce and skills; integration; and devolution.
VenueAdelphi House
Contact University of Salford Tel: 0800 298 2460, Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://www.salford.ac.uk/onecpd 

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Moving and Handling People North

Date(s)21-22 September 2016
OrganisationDisabled Living Foundation
LocationNewcastle upon Tyne England
DetailsAimed at practitioners involved in moving and handling people in healthcare. Workshops,seminars and equipment suppliers.
VenueNewcastle Racecourse
Contact 4th Floor Jessica House Red Lion Square London SW18 4LS Tel: 0207 2896111, Fax: , Email: mhp@dlf.org.uk
Web linkwww.dlf.org.uk 

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Innovative Approaches to End-of-life Care

Date(s)22 September 2016
OrganisationKing's Fund
LocationLondon England
VenueKing's Fund
Contact King's Fund London W1G 0AN Tel: 0207 307 2596, Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://www.kingsfund.org.uk/events 

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Think European - Act Locally: New Business Models and Success Stories in the Provision of Care, Housing and Services for the Elderly

Date(s)22-23 September 2016
OrganisationEuropean Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing (EAHSA)
LocationLyon France
VenueLyon Convention Centre - Cite Internationale
Contact 50 Quai Charles de Gaulle Lyon - 69463 Tel: +33 (0) 472 822626, Fax: , Email: info@ccc-lyon.com
Web linkwww.eahsa2016lyon.eu 

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Labour Party Annual Conference

Date(s)25-28 September 2016
OrganisationLabour Party
LocationLiverpool England
VenueACC Liverpool
Contact Tel: 0345 092 3311, Fax: , Email: conferenceservices@labour.org.uk
Web linkhttp://www.labour.org.uk/pages/annual-conference-2016 

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10th World Conference of Gerontechnology

Date(s)28-30 September 2016
OrganisationInternational Society for Gerontechnology
LocationNice France
DetailsThe theme is Sustainable humanity.
VenueCentre Universitaire Méditerranéen
Contact 65 Promenade des Anglais 06000 NICE France Tel: +33(0)170393553, Fax: , Email: info@isg2016.org
Web linkhttp://www.isg2016.org 

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Age Does Not Matter

Date(s)28 September - 1 October 2016
OrganisationAge of No Retirement
Location London England
DetailsA four day festival to radically rethink the concept of age with a series of co-design labs, talks, installations, photography, stories, sound and film. Free, but register first with Eventbrite.
VenueOXO Bargehouse
Contact Oxo Tower Wharf Bargehouse Street Southbank London SE1 9PH Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.ageofnoretirement.org 

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October 2016

Conservative Party Conference

Date(s)2-5 October 2016
OrganisationConservative Party
LocationBirmingham England
VenueICC and Hyatt Regency Hotel
Contact Tel: +44 (0) 20 7222 9000, Fax: , Email: registration@conservativepartyconference.com
Web linkhttps://conservativepartyconference.com/index/ 

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Integrated Care Summit 2016

Date(s)11 October 2017
OrganisationKing's Fund
LocationLondon England
DetailsBuilding on its report, Place-based systems of care, the summit will explore the ways NHS organisations and their partners can collaborate in order to meet the needs of the population they serve.Showcasing learning from national and international accountable care systems, as well as other emerging new care models, conference sessions will provide a key opportunity to hear and learn from local areas on the journey towards more systemic and integrated approaches to improving population health.
VenueKing's Fund
Contact London W1G 0AN Tel: 020 7307 2596, Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://www.kingsfund.org.uk/events/annual-integrated-care-summit-2016?utm_source=The%2 0King%27s%20Fund%20Marketing%20Account&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=7152680_J548_MKT_Integrated%20Care%20Summit%202016_launch&utm_ content=Find%20out%20more%20and%20register%20button&dm_i=21AF,49B1K,ME0V1B,FJSQG,1 

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Housing in an Ageing Society

Date(s)12 October 2016
OrganisationInternational Longevity Centre-UK
VenueLegal & General plc
Contact 1 Coleman Street London EC2R 5AA Tel: , Fax: , Email: events@ilcuk.org.uk
Web linkwww.ilcuk.org.uk 

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VII International Social and Applied Gerontology Symposium

Date(s)19-20 October 2016
OrganisationISAGS
LocationAntalya Turkey
DetailsTopics will include: safe, accessible and affordable housing; support and relief of family and other informal caregivers; prevention and reduction of elder mistreatment; participation and empowerment of older people; elimination of ageism; focus on evidenced based policy to support the health and well-being of older people; ethical and political considerations surrounding the increasing longevity of population cohorts; and building educational initiatives into a life course approach to improve health literacy among disadvantaged population groups.
VenueAkdeniz University Conference Hall
Contact Ibrahim Sencan Gerontology Center Akdeniz University Campus 07058 Antalya Turkey Tel: +90 242 227 4400 (Ext 4188), Fax: , Email: contact@gerosymp2016.com
Web linkhttp://gerosymp2016.com 

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Policy Priorities for Social Care in England: Funding, Access and Supporting the Workforce

Date(s)25 October 2016
OrganisationWestminster Social Policy Forum
LocationLondon England
DetailsThis seminar focuses on next steps for social care in England, examining such issues as the integration of health and social care services at a local level; funding social care services; and developing the social care workforce.
VenueCentral London
ContactMichael Ryan Tel: 01344 864796, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.westminstersocialpolicyforum.co.uk 

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Palliative and End of Life Care: Supporting Patient Choice

Date(s)27 October 2016
OrganisationNational Council for Palliative Care
LocationLondon England
DetailsAims to examine how the delivery of care in the UK is evolving to support and fulfil need requirements, whilst respecting the choices expressed by patients and their families.
VenueRoyal National Hotel
Contact Russell Square Bedford Way London WC1H 0DG Tel: 0161 376 9007, Fax: , Email: luke.boulter@openforumevents.co.uk
Web linkhttp://palliativeandendoflifecare.co.uk 

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November 2016 and beyond

Critical Approaches to E/m-health for Active Living in Older Age

Date(s)9 November 2016
OrganisationESRC
LocationBath England
DetailsE-health is increasingly positioned as a means to promote independent living, sustainable health care systems and a competitive market of innovative products responding to the needs of older people. This free seminar will combine the expertise of service providers, users, technology businesses and researchers to critically engage with the phenomenon (its potential, pros and challenges) and identify future research directions that have relevance for health policy moving forward.
VenueUniversity of Bath
ContactCassandra Phoenix Tel: , Fax: , Email: C.Phoenix@exeter.ac.uk
Web linkhttp://www.seminars.ecehh.org/critical-ehealth 

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Where Now for Ageing? ILC-UK Second Future of Ageing Conference

Date(s)9 November 2016
OrganisationInternational Longevity Centre-UK
LocationLondon England
VenueCentral Hall Westminster
Contact Storey's Gate London SW1H 9NH Tel: , Fax: , Email: events@ilcuk.org.uk
Web linkwww.ilcuk.org.uk 

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Caldicott Guardian Training Course for Beginners

Date(s)22 November 2016
OrganisationHealth Care Conferences UK
LocationLondon England
DetailsFacilitated by Christopher Fincken, Chair, the UK Council of Caldicott Guardians, this one day course will provide an introduction to the Caldicott Guardians role.
VenueHallam Conference Centre
Contact Tel: 01932 429933, Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://healthcareconferencesuk.co.uk/events 

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MOPACT Project Final Conference

Date(s)29 November 2016
OrganisationAge Platform Europe and others
LocationBrussels Belgium
DetailsThis conference will present the outcome of the 4-year EU-funded projet MOPACT - Making longevity an asset for economic and social development. More information to follow.
Venueto be arranged

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The Pensions Market: The New Economic Context, Value for Money, and Policy on Transparency

Date(s)29 November 2016
OrganisationWestminster Employment Forum
LocationLondon England
DetailsA morning seminar looking at the future direction of pensions policy with a focus on pensions in the post-referendum economic landscape; transparency on pension charges and fees; developing greater public trust in the pensions market; and consumer access to independent advice.
VenueCentral London
ContactThomas Overend Tel: 01344 864796, Fax: 01344 420121, Email:
Web linkwww.westminsteremploymentforum.co.uk 

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Enhanced Health in Care Homes: Lessons from the Vanguards on Integration in Practice

Date(s)6 December 2016
OrganisationKing's Fund
DetailsEnhances health in care homes is one of the new models set out in the NHS five year forward view. Eighteen months on from the launch of the six vanguard sites, this conference is times to assess their progress in providing older people with better, more joined-up care and rehabilitation services.
Speaker(s)Professor David Oliver, President,British Geriatrics Society William Roberts, National Care Homes Lead Dr Nicola Walsh, Asst Director of Leadership Development, King's Fund
ContactMichael Spencer Tel: 020 7307 2482, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.kingsfund.org.uk/events 

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The Future of NICE in Health and Social Care

Date(s)12 January 2017
OrganisationWestminster Health Forum
LocationLondon England
VenueCentral London
ContactSam Dolton Tel: 01344 864796, Fax: , Email:
Web linkwww.westminsterhealthforum.co.uk 

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Physical Activity Policy Through the Life Course

Date(s)5 April 2017
OrganisationESRC
LocationLoughborough England
DetailsThis free seminar will advance understanding of the policy process as it relates to physical activity in older age by critically discussing policy perspectives and evidence needs. It will help stakeholders focus their lobby efforts more effectively by encouraging a critical examination into how this process can lead to more effective distribution of resources, while simultaneously exposing unfair distribution.
VenueLoughborough University
ContactJoe Piggin Epinal Way Loughborough Leicestershire LE11 3TU Tel: , Fax: , Email: j.j.piggin@lboro.ac.uk
Web linkhttp://www.seminars.ecehh.org/ 

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CGNA 2017: Gerontological Nursing: Shaping Health Care For Those Who Shaped Canada

Date(s)4-6 May 2017
OrganisationCanadian Gerontological Nursing Association
LocationOttawa Canada
VenueOttawa Conference and Event Centre
Contact 200 Coventry Road Ottawa Ontario Canada Tel: , Fax: , Email:
Web linkhttp://cgna2017.ca 

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BSG Annual Conference 2017

Date(s)5-7 July 2017
OrganisationBritish Society of Gerontology
LocationSwansea Wales
VenueSwansea University
Web linkwww.britishgerontology.org 

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21st IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics (IAGG)

Date(s)23-27 July 2017
OrganisationInternational Association of Gerontological Societies IAGG
LocationSan Francisco, Calif United States of America
DetailsThe theme, 'Global Aging and Health: Bridging Science, Policy and Practice', will bring representatives from medicine, nursing, social science, psychology, finance, policy and other disciplines to address the latest approaches to improving the quality of life of the world's older adults.
VenueMoscone West
Contact 747 Howard Street San Francisco, CA 94103 Tel: +1 202-842-1275, Fax: , Email: info@iagg2017.org
Web linkhttp://www.iagg2017/org/en 

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