“Imagining the Future: Ageing in a New Age” In support of the International Day for Older Persons and 76th United Nations Anniversary

Friday, 1 October 2021

“Imagining the Future: Ageing in a New Age” In support of the International Day for Older Persons and 76th United Nations Anniversary

Virtual Session

BACKGROUND

Statistics show that by the year 2050 there will be approximately 1.5 million persons over the age of 65! – the “AgeQuake

This event will consider the perspectives of a multi-strategic group of international Change-Agents who will present practical solutions towards creating new mindsets for social change and society for all ages and abilities. An emphasis will be placed on how information and communication technology (ICT) is a catalyst for engaging diverse populations in addressing complex issues such as health, social justice, gender empowerment, plus reimagining older persons involvement in dance, museums, and community spaces.

This session is organized in support of the UN Day for Older Persons and the 76th Anniversary of the UN.

Event Agenda

Speakers Biographies