2019 Research Forum on Ageing – Diversity and Innovation: applied research and policy on Ageing

Thursday 31 October

UWA IQX: Innovation Quarter

  • On Campus

Event details

Location

Date and time

  • Thursday 31 October
    8.30am - 7.00pm

Event type

  • On Campus

Audience

  • Studying at UWA
  • Studying at another tertiary institution
  • Graduates or near graduates

Event Fee

  • Full Price - AUD$70, Concession - AUD$35

Registration

  • Registrations now open
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2019 Research Forum on Ageing - Diversity and Innovation: applied research and policy on Ageing 

Join us for the 2019 Research Forum on Ageing – Diversity and Innovation: applied research and policy on Ageing, hosted by the University of Western Australia and supported by the ARC Ageing and New Media Project, Fortis Consulting Partners in Culturally Appropriate Care WA, MYVISTA - Retirement and Aged Care Living, the UWA Institute of Advanced Studies and the UWA Public Policy Institute.

This one-day conference brings together researchers, policy experts, service providers and others working in the field of ageing – with a special focus on innovation and diversity.

Four panel discussions and talks by speakers from a range of sectors will take place throughout, with the event concluding with the official launch of the UWA Social Care and Social Ageing Living Lab, the first living lab in Western Australia. 

Panel sessions:

  • Panel 1 (am session) – Research highlights: featuring keynote speakers from the University of Southampton
  • Morning Tea featuring Purple Road Installation
  • Panel 2 (am session) - Dementia workshop: an opportunity to have a say in the National policy on Dementia
  • Panel 3 (pm session) – Community Initiative highlights: featuring local and regional projects in W.A.
  • Panel 4 (pm session) – UWA Living Lab SPARK workshop: an opportunity to co-design social care technology 

We hope to welcome a wide range of participants, and look forward to seeing you there.

This is a ticketed event.

Ticket cost below:
Full Price - AUD$70
Concession (students and seniors) - AUD$35

If you have any questions, please send through to event coordinator Peter Elford: peter.elford@uwa.edu.au