COVID-19​ Update

As you might expect, we take the implications of COVID-19 very seriously. We are in daily contact with authorities and partners in our ongoing efforts to assess the situation and provide a safe environment for conference attendees. Our decision making is being done in the context of evolving global and local conditions.

Conference Themes

Aging & Social Change: Tenth Interdisciplinary Conference features research addressing the following annual themes:

  • Theme 1: Economic and Demographic Perspectives on Aging
  • Theme 2: Public Policy and Public Perspectives on Aging
  • Theme 3: Medical Perspectives on Aging, Health, Wellness
  • Theme 4: Social and Cultural Perspectives on Aging
  • 2020 Special Focus—Aging Societies: Extended Working Lives and Discrimination Against Older Workers

Plenary Speakers

Aging & Social Change: Tenth Interdisciplinary Conference will feature plenary sessions by some of the world's leading thinkers and innovators in the field.

Liam Foster

Liam Foster

Senior Lecturer, Social Policy and Social Work, University of Sheffield, United Kingdom

Norah Keating

Norah Keating

Director, Global Social Issues on Ageing, International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics; Professor of Rural Ageing, Centre for Innovative Ageing, Swansea University, UK; Co-director, Research on Aging, Policies and Practice, University of Alberta, Canada; Extraordinary Professor, Optentia Research Focus Area, North-West University, South Africa

Conference Chair

Andreas Motel-Klingebiel

Andreas Motel-Klingebiel

Professor, Ageing and Later Life, Department for Social and Welfare Studies, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

Conference Partner

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