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Future of an Ageing Population - Foresight Report Now Published

The Foresight Programme in the Government Office for Sceince (GO Science) has now published the final report on  Future of an Ageing Population.   The Foresight Programme has undert...


Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN)

Kate Hamblin provided a workshop on evaluation at the Creative Dementia Arts Network (CDAN) event ‘Becoming a Creative Dementia Arts Professional’. The event was the final workshop of C...


SOCIETY-HEALTH-WELFARE-2016 International Conference

SOCIETY-HEALTH- WELFARE 6th international Interdisciplinary Scientific Conference ‘Living in the World of Diversity: Social Transformations, Innovations, Solutions’ will be held in Riga...


EAST Network 2016 Workshop

The 2nd EAST Research Network workshop was held in Budapest in June 10-11 2016. The two day workshop on ‘Long Term Care, Spatial Planning and Public Policy in Central and Eastern Europe&rsquo...


Dr Jaco Hoffman (10 June - Life Begins at 100) and Professor Sarah Harper (11 June - Who Wants to Live Forever) events at The Times Cheltenham Science Festival

Join Dr Hoffman and Professor Harper at the The Times Cheltenham Science Festival this weekend.   Dr Jaco Hoffman discusses the personal, social and global impacts that come with us...


'How Population Change will Transform our World' Prof Sarah Harper presents at the Hay Festival

Sunday 5th June 2016 at 4pm. How Population Change Will Transform Our World Professor Sarah Harper looks at population trends to highlight the key issues facing us in the coming decades, incl...


Five ways to survive a three-generation household | Professor Sarah Harper speaks to BBC News Magazine and BBC Radio Scotland

Professor Sarah Harper speaks on the Kaye Adams Programme, BBC Radio Scotland about Intergenerational Households, Tuesday 31st May 2016 9.00-12.00. Five ways to survive a three-generation househ...


New collaboration between The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development of Malaysia and the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing

A delegation from The Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development of Malaysia visited the Oxford Institute of Population Ageing on 18 May, 2016. We were very delighted to welcome the Malays...


6th LARNA Conference

The 6th LARNA (Latin American Research Network on Ageing) Conference will be held at the State University of Ponta Grossa, Brazil, from 4 to 6 October 2016. The Latin America Research Network on...


Dr Hoffman presents 'Long-term Care in (South) Africa' at the Blekinge Technical Institute, Sweden

  Today Dr Jaco Hoffman will present an invited public lecture on 'Long-term Care in (South) Africa' at the Blekinge Technical Institute https://www.bth.se/ in Sweden within the Dep...


Master Classes at the University of Malaga

The Institute's Co-director, Dr. George W. Leeson, and Associate Research Fellow, Professor Alejandro Klein, have been visiting the University of Malaga, Spain, this week May 9th - 13th. Bot...


New Report: The case for investment in technology to manage the global costs of dementia

The number of people living with dementia will continue to grow over the coming decades and is already putting pressure on health and care systems and on costs. By making greater use of technology ...


Intergenerational Contact Zones (ICZs): A Compendium of Applications

We are pleased to announce the online availability of ICZs – A Compendium of Applications at: http://extension.psu.edu/youth/intergenerational/articles/intergenerational-contact-zones...


Dr Laurel Hixon to speak on Radio 4's Money Box Live about Social Care, today at 3pm

  How can the growing cost of social care be met? Lesley Curwen and guests look at the challenges facing care providers and the repercussions for those who need it. Do we need to redesign t...


Professor Sarah Harper to speak on Radio 4's FutureProofing about Ageing, on Wednesday 27th April at 8pm | Repeated on Sunday

Should we retire the concept of 'ageing'? The first episode of the new series of FutureProofing explores the technology and demography which herald a revolution in our ideas about ageing...