EVENTS:

27th November 2014 from 14:30 (for a 15:00 start) to 17:00
Ashfords LLP Solicitors, 1 New Fetter Lane, London, EC4A 1AN.


This event was held in conjunction with Compassion in Dying. The event was chaired by Baroness Greengross, and the Rt Hon Norman Lamb MP, Minister of State for Care and Support, and the Rt Hon Simon Hughes MP, Minister of...

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Thursday 20th November 2014
M&G Group, Governor’s House, Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH

On the 20th November we were delighted to hold the launch of a new research report by ILC-UK on the importance of older workers for the European economy. This report was supported by Prudential who also kindly hosted the event..

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Over the last12 months, ILC-UK, supported by the specialist insurance company, Partnership Assurance Group plc, undertook a series of events to explore the impact of demographic change on public policy.

This new ILC-UK Population Patterns Seminar Series considered the evidence base of our changing demography and explore how policy-makers need...

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Tuesday 18th November 2014; House of Lords, Westminster, London, SW1A 0AA; 15:30 (for a 16:00 start) - 18:00

During 2014, ILC-UK, supported by the specialist insurer Partnership Assurance Group plc (Partnership), undertook a series of events to explore the relationship between our changing demography and public policy.

This was the final...

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Wednesday 5th November 2014; European and Economic and Social Committee, TRE 7701, 7th floor, Trèves Building, 74 rue de Trèves, 1040 Brussels; 14:00 (for 14:30 start) – 17:00

This event was kindly hosted by the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC).

Throughout 2014, ILC-UK, supported by specialist insurer,...

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Wednesday 29th October 2014; 14:00 (for a 14:30 start) – 16.00; Local Government House, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HZ

We were delighted to hold the ILC Global Alliance Robert Butler Memorial Lecture at the Local Government Association on the afternoon of 29 October 2014.

This event took place as part of the ILC Global Alliance visit...

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Wednesday 29th October 2014; 08.30 (for a 09.00 start) – 12.00; Local Government House, Smith Square, London SW1P 3HZ

This event was a half day symposium which showcased international research by ILC Global Alliance members on frailty and mobility in old age.

This event took place as part of the ILC Global Alliance visit to the UK..

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Tuesday, 28th October 2014; 09:30 - 12:30; London Fire Brigade Headquarters, 169 Union Street, London, SE1 0LL

Electrical Safety First, in collaboration with ILC-UK, were delighted to hold an evidence session into ‘Electrical Safety in an Ageing Society’, which was hosted at the London Fire Brigade Headquarters.

The event was...

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Tuesday 28th October 2014; M&G Group, Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH; 09:00 (for a 09:30 start) – 12:30

We were delighted to hold a half day event where we considered future innovations in transport and transport policy in the context of an ageing society.

This event was sponsored by Age UK, hosted by Prudential, and was...

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Important notice: This event is now postponed. 

We will be notifying people as soon as this event has been rescheduled 

ILC-UK are launching a new policy report on social connections and wellbeing in older age at The International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK) Boardroom, 11 Tufton Street, London, on Thursday 16th October, 15:...

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Sunday 21st September 2014; Green Room, Bridgewater Hall, Lower Mosley St, Manchester, M2 3WS (Outside the secure zone); 18:30 (for 19:00) to 21:00
Exclusive Invitation Only dinner debate

ILC-UK and the University of Manchester, supported by the British Society of Gerontology

 

A private dinner debate in Manchester during the...

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ILC-UK are currently planning our activities at the 2014 Political Party Conferences. We hope to run a series of events on topics as diverse as pensions, health, employment, care and communities as part of the main party conference fringe programme.

If you are interested in talking to us about sponsoring a fringe event, please do get in touch...

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Wednesday 23rd July 2014; Staple Inn Hall, High Holborn, London, WC1V 7QJ, 14:30 (for a 15:00 start) – 17:30

We held an event to launch SOS 2020, supported by Aviva and Ernst and Young. This event was kindly sponsored by the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (IFoA).

Last week the OBR Fiscal Sustainability Report noted that "public...

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Thursday 17th July; LG001 – Auditorium, Cass Business School, 106 Bunhill Row, London EC1Y 8TZ; 16:00 (for a 16:30 start) – 18:30

Throughout 2014, ILC-UK, supported by specialist insurance company, Partnership Assurance Group plc, is undertaking a series of events to explore the relationship between our changing demography and...

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Monday 14 July 2014; Conference Rooms 1, 2 and 3, Legal & General Group Plc, One Coleman Street, London, EC2R 5AA; 14:30 (for a 15:00 start) - 17:00

In June this year, Steve Webb MP, Minister for Pensions set out a new action plan to help older workers stay in the workplace. Launched on 13 June, the ‘Fuller Working Lives’...

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Monday 14th July 2014; RSM, One Wimpole Street, London, W1G 0AE, 14:00 (for a 14:30 start) - 17:00

On behalf of the International Longevity Centre–UK, Alzheimer’s Research UK and Improving Care, we invited experts from the field of public health and dementia to discuss the growing interest in dementia risk reduction and the...

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Monday 16th June 2014; M&G, Governor’s House, Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH; 13:30 (for a 14:00 start) – 16:00

Speaking in the 2014 Budget, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne MP announced plans to “legislate to remove all remaining tax restrictions on how pensioners have access to their pension...

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Thursday 12th June; Committee Room G, House of Lords, Westminster, London; 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) – 11:00
Coffee and light refreshments will be served from 08:30.

Entry to Committee Room G is through the Cromwell Green (Visitor) Entrance. As queues and waiting times at this entrance can be unpredictable, we recommend that you arrive...

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Dear Colleague,

The ILC-UK has launched a Commission seeking to address the significant and growing problem of hearing loss in the UK. Six million people in the UK experience hearing loss at a level where they would benefit from wearing a hearing aid and this is set to increase to 10 million by 2037.

This is an independent commission, with...

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15th May 2014, 13:30 for 14:00 – 16:00, Room LG.08, New Academic Building, London School of Economics and Political Science, Houghton Street, London, WC2A 2AE

Dementia – considered one of the leading challenges for the country as the population ages – has been flagged as a high priority for government, the NHS and local...

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ILC-UK and Age UK are holding a series of research and policy seminars which will explore how our communities need to adapt to an ageing society.  The series will focus on action needed by policymakers today to meet the future challenges and maximise the opportunities our ageing society presents. All three of the discussion seminars will...

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Thursday, 8 May 2014 from 09:15 for 09:45 to 15:30

Emmerson/Shears Conference Room
Arup
8 Fitzroy Street
London W1T 4BQ

As the population ages, an increasing number of people will be growing older and continuing to live in communities around the country. Many of our communities are ill-prepared for both the varying needs of older people...

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Friday, 2nd May 2014; 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) - 11:00; The Dome, New Register House, 3 West Register Street, EDINBURGH, EH1 3YT

During 2014, ILC-UK, supported by the specialist insurance company, Partnership Assurance Group plc, is undertaking a series of events to explore the relationship between our changing demography and public policy..

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Thursday, 10th April 2014, 13:30 (for 14:00) – 17:00, London

This was the third seminar in a series of three exploring ‘Community Matters: are our communities ready for ageing?’ from ILC-UK and Age UK.

The topic was ‘Ensuring communities offer what older people want’, and focussed on the activities and...

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Monday 31st March 2014; 10:30 (for 11:00 start) - 14:00; Age International, Tavis House, 1-6 Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9NA

Global ageing is calling into question the differences between developed and developing countries.

Developing countries are seeing a growth of non-communicable diseases usually associated with affluence in...

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Thursday 27th March 2014, 13:30 (for a 14:00 start) – 17:00, London

ILC-UK and Age UK will be holding the second in a series of three seminars exploring ‘Community Matters: are our communities ready for ageing?’.

The topic is ‘At home’, and focusses on the current evidence as to how our home is currently...

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Thursday 13th March 2014; 08:30 (for 09:00 start) - 10:30; House of Lords, Westminster, London

An Independent Age and ILC-UK breakfast meeting, supported by members of the Ready for Ageing Alliance*

One year ago, the House of Lords Committee on Public Services and Demographic Change produced a hard-hitting report which argued that the...

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Tuesday 11th March 2014, 13:30 (for a 14:00 start) – 17:00, London

This is the first in a series of three seminars exploring ‘Community Matters: are our communities ready for ageing?’ from ILC-UK and Age UK. The topic is ‘Getting out and about’, and focusses on issues of transport and the built and social...

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Thursday 6th March 2014; 13:30 (for 14:00) - 17:30; 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN

An ILC-UK/PFRC joint conference.

From mortgages to credit cards, savings to debt, balancing the books as you get older remains a challenge. As the fastest growing part of the population, older people are increasingly important to the UK economy. It has...

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Wednesday 5th March 2014; 08:30 (for 09:00 start) – 10:30; House of Lords, Westminster

During 2014, ILC-UK, supported by specialist insurance company, Partnership Assurance Group plc (Partnership), is undertaking a series of events to explore the relationship between our changing demography and public policy.

The second event in the...

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Monday, 10th February, 16:00 (for a 16:30 start) – 18:30, PwC, 1 Embankment Place, London, WC2N 6RH

Debate and report launch. ILC-UK and Age UK, hosted by PwC.

Speaking during the Autumn Statement in December 2013, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, George Osborne MP, confirmed plans which would mean that people should spend a third of...

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Monday 3rd February 2014; 19:00 (for 19:20) – 22:30; Cholmondeley Room, House of Lords, Westminster, London

ILC-UK held a dinner discussion, hosting by Baroness Sally Greengross 9ILC-UK Chief Executive) in the House of Lords on the topic of dementia and stigma. This dinner was kindly supported by Alzheimer’s Research UK, Alzheimer&...

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Thursday 30th January 2014, 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) – 11:00 in Committee Room G, House of Lords, Westminster, London.

The Financial Services Consumer Panel, (FSCP) recently published a report which argued that the annuity market does not work well for the majority of consumers. The Panel felt that the “complex market” was &...

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Tuesday 21st January, 15:45pm to 18:30, 11 Tufton Street, London SW1P 3QB

ILC-UK and the Institute for Policy Research and Centre for Death and Society at the University of Bath.

How can the public, private and third sectors support the ageing population in managing the costs associated with dying, including the families and communities...

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