A new paper “Still not Ready for Ageing” by the Ready for Ageing Alliance (R4AA), of which the ILC-UK is a member, argues that Government action on tackling the challenges and maximising the opportunities of ageing has stalled.

Click here to download the report.

The ILC-UK Future of Ageing conference will explore many of the issues raised by the Ready for Ageing Alliance.

Eventbrite - The Future of Ageing, an ILC-UK Conference

Confirmed speakers include:

  • John Cridland CBE, Head of the Independent State Pension Age Review
  • Linda Woodall, Director of Life Insurance and Financial Advice, and sponsor of the Ageing, Population project, Financial Conduct Authority
  • The Rt Hon Stephen Dorrell, Chair, NHS Confederation
  • The Rt Hon. the Lord Carey of Clifton, Archbishop of Canterbury 1991-2002
  • Dr Margaret McCartney, GP and regular contributor on Radio 4’s Inside Health
  • John Pullinger CB, National Statistician, UK Statistics Authority
  • Jonathan Stevens, Senior Vice President, Thought Leadership, AARP
  • Professor Sarah Harper, Director, Oxford Institute of Population Ageing
  • Dr Islene Araujo de Carvalho, Senior Policy and Strategy Adviser, Department of Ageing and Life Course, WHO
  • David Sinclair, Director, International Longevity Centre - UK

If you are interested in sponsorship opportunities at the Future of Ageing conference, click here for further details on the options available, or contact Office and Events Manager Lyndsey Mitchell



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