EVENTS:

The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London WC1V 7QJ, 16:00, 29 November 2011

A memorial lecture and debate on Centenarians and the Oldest Old

The ILC-UK was saddened last summer, by the loss of Dr. Robert N. Butler, founder of the first International Longevity Centre in the United States and Pulitzer prize-winning...

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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London WC1V 7QJ, 16:00, 22 November 2011

A debate considering the health and employment of older workers.

Demographic change means that many organisations now employ greater numbers of older workers. Many of these older workers will carry on working for longer than employees in recent...

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Attlee Room, House of Lords, 15:30, 19 October 2011

Age UK and the International Longevity Centre – UK held the parliamentary launch reception “Celebrating Intergenerational Diversity in the LGBT Community” on the 19 October 2011 from 15.30-17.00 in the Attlee Room, House of Lords.

Between Autumn 2010 and Spring 2011,...

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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London WC1V 7QJ, 09:30, 18 October 2011

Following the publication of the Dilnot Report, this event explored the future of care.

Since 2008, the International Longevity Centre-UK has been at the forefront of the debate on the future funding of long-term care. Our proposals for a social...

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Manchester, 08:00, 03 October 2011

Private meeting at the Conservative Party Conference

We ran a private breakfast meeting at the Conservative Party Conference this autumn, hosted by the International Longevity Centre-UK and sponsored by Barchester Healthcare, a leading care provider.

The meeting provided an opportunity for a select group...

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Liverpool, 12:15, 27 September 2011

Private meeting at the Labour Party Conference

We ran a private lunch meeting at the Labour Party Conference this autumn, hosted by the International Longevity Centre-UK and sponsored by Barchester Healthcare, a leading care provider.

The meeting provided an opportunity for a select group of...

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Birmingham, 12:15, 19 September 2011

Private meeting at the Liberal Democrat Party Conference

We ran a private lunch meeting at the Liberal Democrat Party Conference this autumn, hosted by the International Longevity Centre-UK and sponsored by Barchester Healthcare, a leading care provider.

The meeting provided an opportunity for a select...

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ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB, 16:00, 13 September 2011

The launch of new research into the benefits of extra care housing.

In July 2011, Andrew Dilnot published the report of the Commission on funding of Care and Support. Within the report, the Commissioners highlighted the potential role for extra care housing. They said “...

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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, EH2 1JQ Edinburgh, 16:00, 14 June 2011

This event explored the financial circumstances and future economic prospects of young people, focusing in particular on the capacity and propensity of today’s young people to save for retirement.

A keynote address was followed by a panel...

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Governor's House, Laurence Pountney Hill, EC4R 0HH London, 16:00, 07 June 2011

This event explored the financial circumstances and future economic prospects of young people, focusing in particular on the capacity and propensity of today’s young people to save for retirement.

A keynote address was followed by a panel debate and...

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ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB, 16:00, 02 June 2011

The Future of Care Funding Seminar Series.

“Social Care is an essential human need, something most of us will need at some point in our lives, whether for ourselves or those close to us. How well we look after each other says a great deal about the strength and character...

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ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB, 16:00, 17 May 2011

The Future of Care Funding Seminar Series.

“Social Care is an essential human need, something most of us will need at some point in our lives, whether for ourselves or those close to us. How well we look after each other says a great deal about the strength and character of...

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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ, 16:00 for a 16:30 start, 10 May 2011

On behalf of the Government, the Office of National Statistics is devising a new method of measuring quality of life in Britain in an attempt to improve national wellbeing and happiness. This measure will attempt to challenge the...

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ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB, 16:00, 05 April 2011

The Future of Care Funding Seminar Series.

“Social Care is an essential human need, something most of us will need at some point in our lives, whether for ourselves or those close to us. How well we look after each other says a great deal about the strength and character...

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ILCUK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, SW1P3QB, 13:00, 31 March 2011

The roundtable was kindly supported by Danone.

ILC-UK organised a roundtable meeting on "Older people and functional foods" on Thursday 31 March from 13.00- 15.30.

The roundtable discused issues arising from the November 2010 ILC-UK report on older people and
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March 28/29 2011, Church House, Westminster, London, 28 March 2011

Economic and Social Research Council/Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science/International Longevity Centre

The aim of the Symposium was to examine the impact of demographic change on major cities in Japan and the UK, many of whom will have populations of 30 per cent...

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ILCUK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, SW1P3QB, 10:30, 09 March 2011

The roundtable was kindly supported by Danone.

ILC-UK organised a roundtable meeting on "Older people and functional foods" on Wednesday 9 March from 10.30 - 13.00.

The roundtable discussed issues arising from the November 2010 ILC-UK report on older people and.
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The Actuarial Profession, Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ, 16:00, 01 March 2011

Kindly supported by Pfizer

The costs associated with dementia now total one per cent of global GDP, at a worldwide cost of £388bn. With an ageing population the costs are set to soar further, based only on predicted increases in the number...

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Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ, 16:00, 09 February 2011

Kindly supported by Pfizer

The costs associated with dementia now total one per cent of global GDP, at a worldwide cost of £388bn. With an ageing population the costs are set to soar further, based only on predicted increases in the...

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Segrave Room, the RAC Foundation, 89-91 Pall Mall, London, SW1Y 5HS, 07 February 2011

Today’s older people are driving further and more often than previous cohorts, and cars remain vital to people’s mobility in later life.

There is a need to consider how to maintain the road safety of older drivers in an ageing society.

This...

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Church House, Westminster, London, March 28/29 2011

The aim of the Symposium was to examine the impact of demographic change on major cities in Japan and the UK, many of whom will have populations of 30 per cent or more aged 60 and over by 2020. The ageing of urban populations will present a major challenge for areas such as: transportation;...

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