British Society of Gerontology 2013 Conference: "Global ageing: implications for individuals and society"

Past Event

11 September 2013, 10:00am 13 September 2013 - 6:00pm


This conference is being hosted by the Oxford Institute for Population Ageing in conjunction with the British Society of Gerontology

Conference Subthemes:

  • Health & Care
  • Society & Economy
  • Research, Methods & Training
  • Cultural Ideas & Values

Invited Speakers Include:

  • Dr John Beard, Director, Ageing and Life Course Programme, World Health Organization
    on ageing, health and development
  • Prof Axel Boersch-Supan, Director, Munich Center for the Economics of Aging, Max Planck Institute for Social Law and Social Policy
    on SHARE (Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe)
  • Dr Paul Fairchild – Director, Oxford Stem Cell Institute, Oxford Martin School
    on new scientific advances and longevity

Dates for your Diary: Deadline

  • Call for Symposium Proposals: 1 December 2012
  • Submission of all Symposiums: 1 February 2013
  • Announcement of Symposiums and Call for Abstracts: 20 February 20123
  • Submission of all Abstracts: 1 April 2013
  • Announcement of Accepted Abstracts: 20 May 2013
  • Closing of Early Bird Registration: 1 June 2013
  • Closing of Final Registration: 1 August 2013

Venue: Keble College, Oxford

To register for this event please click here. Please note due to an overwhelming response, the conference is reaching capacity and the registration will be closing in the next few days (originally planned to close on 1 August.) In particular accommodation is now very limited. Should you wish for a place at this year’s BSG2013, we urge you to register now.

For further information please contact: Dr George Leeson or Angelika Kaiser at