Wednesday 4 December, 9.00 (for 9.30) – 11.30, Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE

Funded by an unrestricted grant from Sanofi Pasteur MSD

The recent public health reforms have now been in action for a few months, with local areas taking advantage of their newfound responsibilities and taking strategic...


28th November 2013; 14:30 (for a 15:00 start) – 17:00; ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3QB

Over the next year, ILC-UK, supported by the specialist insurance company, Partnership Assurance Group plc, plans to undertake a series of events to explore the relationship between our changing demography and public policy..


19th November 2013, 10:00 (10.30) - 12.30 (followed by a light lunch), Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN

At this event hosted by the Royal College of Nursing, ILC-UK launched a new report on adult immunisation. We also presented findings of major new research on adult immunisation across Europe which was published...


13th November 2013, European Parliament

The SAATI launch event (EU Report Card Launch) took place in Brussels on 13 November 2013 in the European Parliament. SAATI were cooperating with Vaccines Europe for the launch and dissemination of the report.

During the launch event, the key findings and recommendations of the report were presented...


Wednesday 6th November 2013, 17:30 - 19:00, Roberts 106, Roberts Building, UCL, Torrington Place, London, WC1E 7JE

In collaboration with CRUCIBLE at UCL
Part of the UCL Festival of Ageing

According to recent ONS figures, the average age at which people retire is rising. In addition, government is keen to promote an extension of working...


Tuesday 22 October 2013. 13.30 for 14.00. Brown Forman Beverages, 45 Mortimer Street, London, W1W 8HJ

In an ageing society, understanding and engaging with ‘the older consumer’ is of pressing interest for businesses who want to realise the potential of the market. But it is not an easy market to understand or describe.

A key...


Tuesday 15th October 2013. 12:30 (for 13:00 start) to 14:30. Atlee Room, House of Lords, Westminster

A formal lunch in the House of Lords during which we explored the role grandparental giving is playing in supporting younger people through University.

Over lunch we discussed new research by ILC-UK, supported by Key Retirement Solutions...


Private Breakfast Debate: Monday 30th September, Manchester (Outside the secure zone), 8:00 (for 8:15) to 9:45

Recent research by ILC-UK for Age UK (Tales of the Tallyman) found that three in ten (28% or 1.1 million), older people in debt were considered to be in “problem debt” and struggling to repay what they owed. Ten per cent...


Private Dinner Debate: Sunday 29th September, Manchester (Outside the secure zone), 18:30 (for 19:00) to 21:00
Supported by University of Manchester and the Ready for Ageing Alliance

David Willetts MP’s 2010 book, “the Pinch: How the Baby Boomers Took Their Children’s Future – And Why They Should Give it Back”...


Tuesday 3rd September, M&G, Governor’s House, Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH, 16:00 for a 16:30 start – 18:30

Featuring Steve Webb MP, Minister for Pensions; Christopher Brooks, Age UK, and David Sinclair, ILC-UK, presenting findings from a new policy review of European innovations in supporting longer working lives..


29th July 2013, The Gherkin, Level 11, 30 St Mary Axe, London EC3A 8EP, 18:30 - 20:00

The media attention surrounding proposed social care reforms from 2016 is a reminder that funding care has been a topic of debate for some time. The International Longevity Centre UK (ILC-UK) -- a leading longevity and demographic change think tank -- has...


Launch of ILC-UK Factpack, Ageing, longevity and demographic change, Supported by Legal & General

Monday 22nd July 2013, 10:00 (for 10.30) to 12.15pm, followed by a light lunch and refreshments.
Legal & General, One Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AA

This important briefing event, for journalists and senior policy-makers and opinion...


16th July 2013, ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, SW1P 3QB; 16:00 (for a 16:30 start) - 18:30

Older people with high support requirements want more control and greater choices as they plan out their future lives. They also want to continue to be of value and to make a contribution. Existing models of formal care are not always able to...


European Economic and Social Committee, Trèves Building, 74, rue de Trèves, 1000 Brussels, Belgium

Date: Thursday 20 June, 13:30 for a 14:00 start - 16.45 with refreshments to follow. (PLEASE NOTE REVISED START TIME)

A private policy debate featuring Oscar Vargas (Eurofound), David Lain (University of Brighton), Clare Talbot (...


House of Lords, Westminster, London; Thursday 13th June; 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) – 10:30
Coffee and light refreshments served from 08:30.

Demographic change means that more people will live past the point where they require care. As the increase in life expectancy looks set to continue, we need to develop enterprising and innovative...


Tuesday 4th June 2013, 19:00 for 19:30 start, Attlee Room, House of Lords

On the evening of 4th June, guests were presented with drawings from the respected artist, Charles Mackesy, which highlighted the everyday challenges our ageing populations face navigating the built environment with regard to transport, housing and the wider community..


M&G, Governor's House, Laurence Pountney Hill, EC4R 0HH London

Tuesday 4th June, 08:30 (for 09:00 start) - 10:30

Chaired by: Baroness Sally Greengross (Chief Executive, ILC-UK); Speakers: Dr Stella Creasy MP, Brian Calvert (Financial Advocate, Age UK; Research presented by:
Dr Dylan Kneale (Head of Research, ILC-UK); Panellist:...


Centre for Research on Ageing, Faculty of Social and Human Sciences, University of Southampton and the International Longevity Centre – UK

International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK) and the University of Southampton held an afternoon tea reception in the House of Lords on Tuesday 30th April, to showcase ground-breaking...


23rd April 2013, The Lecture Hall, Methodist Central Hall, Westminster, London, SW1H 9NH, 16:00 (for a 16:30 start) - 18:30

The Committee on Public Service and Demographic Change has today published its report, stating “No Government so far has had a vision and coherent strategy [for an ageing society]; the current Government are no...


In celebration of International Women’s Day,  ILC-UK held an afternoon tea in the House of Lords on the subject of older women, on Thursday the 7th March 2013.

The event saw the launch of our Compendium of Essays penned by politicians, academics, journalists and representatives from the private and voluntary sector entitled: ...


20th February 2013, Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ. 16:00 (for a 16:25 start) – 19:00

On the 20th February, ILC-UK hosted a joint debate with the Actuarial Profession which considered the new ILC-UK report “The cost of our ageing society”.

The report, which was sponsored by...