Care Sector Events
Ageing in Common: an international perspective incorporating the inaugural Commonwealth Elders’ Forum
DeVere Wokefield Estate Hotel and Conference Centre, Berkshire, UK.
Join international colleagues to hear renowned speakers and participate in workshops with leading professionals from all over the Commonwealth.
Themes include Human Rights, Women and Dementia, Intergenerational Communities, Leadership, Disruptive Care and the presentation of the Findings of the Oxford Institute of Ageing new research report 'Ageing in the Commonwealth’
As a core part of the conference we are encouraging Chairs, Board Members and CEOs of national and international strategic and representative bodies to meet for a half day Leadership Summit, 17th April 2018 to discuss how all organisations working for older people can collaborate, exchange ideas and engage with governments across the world to prepare to meet the World Health Organisation’s global strategy and action plan on ageing and health.
Hon. Anthony Agius Decelis M.P., Parliamentary Secretary for People with Disability & Active Ageing – Malta
John Beard, Head of Ageing and Lifecourse, World Health Organisation
Anna Buchanan, Director, Life Changes Trust
Sailesh Mishra, Director of Silver Innings Foundation, Mumbai
Albert Heaney, Director, Llywodraeth Cymru
Jeremy Hughes, CEO, Alzheimer’s UK
Chief Kiki Laniyonu Edwards, Leading Dementia Advocate, Nigeria
Jackie Wong, Hon Secretary – Executive Committee, Alzheimer’s Disease Foundation, Malaysia
John Collyns, Executive Director, Retirement Villages Association, New Zealand
Dr. Wei Siang Yu, Executive Chairman, Borderless Healthcare
Francis Njuakom Nchii, Founder and Executive Director, Community Development Volunteers for Technical Assistance (CDVTA), Cameroon
Registration is open please visit the link below to book your place at this exciting and unique event.