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Past Conferences

Conferences 2013

International Federation on Ageing                        

International Workshop “Ageing and Healthy Environments"

27-28 May 2013Cameroon

Theme 1: Health and Wellbeing into Old Age

Theme 2: Elder Abuse

Theme 3: Older Persons and Crisis Management

Theme 4: Age-Friendly Environments

International Federation on Ageing website (Cameroon)

20th World Congress of the International Association of Geriatrics and Gerontology (IAGG)

23-27 June 2013, Seoul, Korea

Theme: Digital @geing: A New Horizon for Health Care and Active Ageing

IAGG website

International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA)

8th International Conference and 8th World Elder Abuse Awareness Day (WEAAD)

23rd June 2013, Seoul, Korea

INPEA website

British Society of Gerontology Annual Conference

11-13 September 2013, Oxford University, England

Theme 1:  Health & Care

Theme 2: Society & Economy

Theme 3: Research, Methods & Training

Theme 4: Cultural Ideas & Values

BSG website

International Federation on Ageing

Istanbul Initiative on Ageing

4-6 October 2013, Istanbul, Turkey

International Federation on Ageing website (Istanbul)

Canadian Association on Gerontology

42nd Annual Scientific and Educational Meeting

17-19 October 2013, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Theme: Aging.... from Cells to Society

Canadian Association on Gerontology website

British Geriatrics Society

2013 Autumn Scientific Meeting

20-22 November 2013, Harrogate, England

British Geriatrics Society website

The Gerontological Society of America (GSA)

66th Annual Scientific Meeting

20-24 November 2013, New Orleans, LA, USA

Theme 1: Biological Sciences

Theme 2: Behavioural and Social Sciences

Theme 3: Health Sciences

Theme 4: Social Research, Policy & Practice

GSA website


Conferences 2012

Elder Abuse: A Global Concern

7th Wolrd Conference of the International Network for the Prevention of Elder Abuse (INPEA)

May 28, Prague, Czech Republic

INPEA website

Conferences 2010-2011

Aging and Society International Conference, University of California, Berkley, USA

Theme 1: Economic Outlook of an Aging Society

Theme 2: Public Health, Public Policy, and Government and Community Practices

Theme 3: Health, Wellness and Aging

Theme 4: The Sociology of Aging

Abstract submission deadline: 15th February 2011

Date: 8-9 November 2011

Ageing Globally - Ageing Locally, CARDI International Conference, Dublin

Theme: This conference will explore a number of issues including how different countries address the challenges and opportunities of population ageing, why global ageing matters to Ireland and how policy makers, business and service providers can best plan for changing demographics. Featuring international and national experts in the ageing research field it will promote the value and role of ageing-related research specifically for policy and practice.

Date:2-3 November 2011

Abstract submission deadline: TBC


9th Asia/Oceania Regional Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics, Melbourne, Australia

Theme: Ageing well together: regional perspectives

Date:23-27 October 2011

Abstract submission deadline:May 2010


New Directions for Aging: Canadian Association on Gerontology

Theme: New Directions for Aging

Date: 21-23 October 2011

Abstract submission deadline: 31 March 2011


The Irish Gerontological Society Annual Conference, Aviva Stadium Conference Centre, Dublin, Ireland

Date:9-10 September 2011

Abstract submission deadline:31st May 2011


Elder Abuse: Recognition & Response, Royal College of Physicians of Ireland, No. 6 Kildare Street, Dublin 2.   

Date: 8th September 2011

Topics for discussion:

  • Definition, prevalence and types of elder abuse

  • How to recognise the warning signs

  • Law and Capacity

  • How to assess an older patient, best/recommended practice

  • How to deal with signs of elder abuse, who to contact, ‘Whistleblowing’

  • Expert presentations on recent cases


Annual NICE Knowledge Exchange 2011, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Date: 19th May 2011

Theme: Knowledge transfer and research networking in the field of aging, featuring keynote address and interacive sessions on subjects such as elder abuse, senior suicide, end-of-life care, financial literacy, ethnicity & aging, and dementia care.


IAGG VIIth European Region Congress, Bologna, Italy

Date: 14-17 April 2011

Symposia submission deadline: June 15 2010

Abstract submission deadline: October 15 2010