EVENTS:

Tuesday 1st December 2015; 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) – 10:30; Prudential Auditorium, M&G, Governors House, 5 Laurence Pountney Hill, London EC4R 0HH

This launch event of a new ILC-UK report 'Understanding Retirement Journeys: Expectations vs reality', was kindly supported by Prudential.

Building on ILC-UK’s extensive...

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Thursday 26th November 2015, 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) – 10:30; Committee Room G, House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW

An Age UK and ILC-UK debate

The Spending Review, published on 25th November 2015 set out the Governments plans to deliver additional departmental savings with a view to eliminating Britain’s deficit by 2019-2020..

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Tuesday, 24th November 2015; 09:00 (for a 09:30 start) – 17:00; 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN

The Future of Ageing took place on Tuesday 24th November 2015 in London. For details of this year's conference, visit www.futureofageing.org.uk.

We were grateful to Eli Lilly, McCarthy & Stone, Partnership and Partnership...

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Thursday 19th November, 14:00 (for a 14:30 start) - 16:30, ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminister, London, SW1P 3QB

On Thursday 19th November, the International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK) in partnership with Independent Age launched a major new report on migration and social care. 

'Moved to Care' explores...

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Thursday 12th November 2015; 08:30 (for a 09:00 start) – 11:00; ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3QB

In 2014 the UK Government announced radical proposals which now allow people to withdraw money from their pension pot from age 55, subject to their marginal rate of income tax in that year.

The main effect of...

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Monday 2nd November 2015; 14:00 (for a 14:30 start) – 16:30; The Annie Altschul/ Agnes Hunt Rooms, 20 Cavendish Square, London, W1G 0RN

ILC-UK held a panel discussion to launch the Drink Wise, Age Well programme.

The event brought together important stakeholders to discuss the growing problem of alcohol misuse in the over 50s...

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Sunday 4th October; 18:30 (for a 19:00 dinner) – 21:00; Manchester (outside the secure zone)

In early 2015 it was announced that Greater Manchester will become the first region in England to gain full control of health spending, with 10 local authorities taking over a combined health and social care budget of approximately £6...

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Wednesday 16th September 2015, 19:00 (for a 19:30 start), London

This private, invitation-only, dinner is to launch the first report of the Sustainable Older Society 2020 project from the International Longevity Centre - UK, with support from EY. The report, Adding Life to Years not Years to Life: Creating a Sustainable 21st Century...

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Tuesday 15th September 2015; 15:30-17:00; House of Lords, Westminster, London, SW1A 0PW

ILC-UK held a launch event for a new piece of research, Rethining Cancer. The Big ‘C’: Quantifying the social and economic impact of cancer. This report, kindly supported by Bristol-Myers Squibb*, investigates the wider social and economic...

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Wednesday 19th August 2015; 16:00 (for a 16:30 start) – 18:00, followed by a drinks reception; Rennie Room, One Great George Street, London, SW1P 3AA

On the 19th August, we held a launch event of a new research report “Village life:Independence, Loneliness, and Quality of Life in Retirement Villages with Extra Care” which...

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Wednesday 22nd July; 15:00 - 17:00; Millbank House, House of Lords, London

Health Education England and ILC-UK, will be holding a high level stakeholder workshop, 'How nurses can shape the care response to an ageing society - A Call to Action', in London in July.

Nursing has a key role to play in addressing the pressures on health...

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Monday 20th July 2015; 14:00 (for 14:30) – 16:30; Health Education South London, Stewart House, 32 Russell Square, London WC1B 5DN

Health Education England and ILC-UK, will be holding a 'How nurses can shape the care response to an ageing society - A Call to Action' workshop in London in July.

Nursing has a key role to play in...

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Thursday 16th July 2015; 14:00 (for 14:30) – 16:30; University Hospital Bristol Education Centre, Upper Maudlin Street, Bristol, BS2 8AE

Health Education England and ILC-UK, will be holding a 'How nurses can shape the care response to an ageing society - A Call to Action' workshop in Bristol in July.

Nursing has a key role to...

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Monday, 13th July 2015; 18.00 – 20:00; 34th Floor, BT Tower, 45 Maple Street, London, W1T 4JZ

We are delighted to invite you to the launch of our new report - Designing solutions for an ageing society.

We are grateful to BT for hosting this evening reception.

The ILC-UK has been working together with the Institution of Engineering...

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Wednesday 8th July 2015; 14:00 (for 14:30) – 16:30; Manchester Art Gallery, Mosley Street, Manchester M2 3JL

Health Education England and ILC-UK, will be holding a 'How nurses can shape the care response to an ageing society - A Call to Action' workshop in Manchester in July.

Nursing has a key role to play in addressing the...

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Friday 26th June 2015; 08:00 (for an 08:30 start) – 10:00; Great Hall, Chartered Insurance Institute, 20 Aldermanbury, London, EC2V 7HY

I am delighted to invite you to the ILC-UK’s launch of the new Centre for Later Life Funding. This new body will focus explicitly on finding solutions to the retirement funding issues facing older...

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Thursday 18th June 2015; 15:00 (for a 15:15 start) - 17:00; Westminster, London

The International Longevity Centre-UK, supported by Age UK hosted an event for the launch of new research,The Future of Transport in an Ageing Society.

Demographic change will require a rethinking of current transport strategies. New approaches are needed to...

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Thursday 14th May 2015; 14:00 (for a 14:30 start) – 17:00; London, WC2N

The ILC-UK is working together with the Institution of Engineering and Technology and the Engineering Design Centre of the University of Cambridge to explore the potential for design and technology to deliver improvements in healthcare services allied to cost...

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Thursday 30th April 2015; Bloomsbury, London; 17:45 (for an 18:00 start) – 19:45, followed by a drinks reception.

BBC Question Time, with David Cameron, Ed Miliband, Nick Clegg, presented by David Dimbleby was shown during the drinks reception following the event.

With a week to go until the General Election took place, ILC-UK and...

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Wednesday 29 April 2015; Cordingley Lecture Theatre, Humanities Bridgeford Street, The University of Manchester, M13 9PL; 2.00pm-4.00pm, free networking lunch from 1.00pm

This year marks the 40th anniversary of the publication of Robert Butler's seminal work: Why Survive Being Old in America (Harper & Row, 1975). The book, possibly...

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Part of the ILC-UK ‘Understand Ageing’ Workshop Series

Thursday 23rd April 2015; ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3QB; 13:30 (for 14:00 start) – 17:00. Lunch will be available from 13:30.


The new pension freedoms which come into force in April 2015 will transform the “at retirement” market....

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Wednesday 22nd April; Friends Life, One New Change, EC4M 9EF, London; 12:00 (for a 12:30 start) - 15:00

You are invited to attend the launch of 'The Missing Million - Recommendations for Action', the third in the series of three Missing Million reports. The event is taking place as part of Responsible Business Week and will see us set...

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Friday 17th April 2015;  10.30 – 17.00; London

ILC-UK is delighted to announce a Futures Workshop, The Future of Transport in an Ageing Society.

Demographic change will require a rethinking of current transport strategies. New approaches are needed to ensure that our growing population of older people are able to remain active...

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Monday 16th March 2015; 08:00 (for an 8:30 start) – 10:00; Great Hall, Chartered Insurance Institute, 20 Aldermanbury, London, EC2V 7HY

On the 16th of March we launched “Here today, gone tomorrow: How today’s retirement choices could affect financial resilience over the long term?”, new ILC-UK research made possible...

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Tuesday 24th February 2015; 10:00 - 16:00; ILC-UK, 11 Tufton Street, Westminster, London, SW1P 3QB

A one day workshop to help individuals and organisations to maximise their understanding of the impact of our ageing society.

This workshop will incorporate expert presentations and discussion on:

  • How our society is ageing? [Understanding...

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Monday 23rd February 2015; 10:30 (for an 11:00 start) - 12:30 followed by a sandwich lunch;
M&G, Governor’s House, Laurence Pountney Hill, London, EC4R 0HH

This event was the launch of the new ILC-UK report “Towards a new Pensions Commission”, supported by Prudential.

2015 will mark the 10th Anniversary of the...

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Thursday 19th February, 15:30 (for a 16:00 start) – 18:00.
The International Longevity Centre – UK (ILC-UK), 11 Tufton Street, London, SW1P 3QB

This event launched our new reports on social connections and wellbeing in older age. These important reports highlight the key findings of new research, undertaken by Professor Andrew...

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Tuesday 27th January 2015; 15:30 – 17:00; House of Lords, London

Eventbrite - Report Launch: Inquiry into Electrical Safety in an Ageing Society

On behalf of the ILC-UK and Electrical Safety First, we invite you to celebrate the launch of our report on the challenges our ageing population poses to electrical safety.

The report is a culmination of extensive research, a ‘call’ for information, an...

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Wednesday 14th January 2015; 08:30 (for an 08:45 start) - 10:30; EY, 1 More London Place, London SE1 2AF

During the 2014 Budget, the Chancellor announced widespread reforms for individuals accessing defined contribution pensions at retirement. Most dramatically, he proposed abolishing the effective requirement to annuitise altogether. Under...

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