Doing Ageing Differently - Greater Manchester Age Friendly Conference 2019

Bringing together Greater Manchester system leaders, older people’s groups, world-leading academics, national and international partners, and community sector innovators to focus on the next phase of building an age-friendly city-region.


Register your place at the Doing Ageing Differently 2019 conference

Details:

Wed 13 February 2019
Museum of Science and Industry (MOSI), Manchester

Places are limited so you must register to secure your place.

Speakers include: 
  • Andy Burnham - Mayor of Greater Manchester
  • Elaine Unegbu – Greater Manchester Older People’s Network  
  • Dr Anna Dixon - Centre for Ageing Better
  • Cllr Brenda Warrington - Leader of Tameside Council and Portfolio Lead member for Age-Friendly Greater Manchester and Equalities
  • Jon Rouse – Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership
  • Prof Chris Phillipson - The University of Manchester
  • Pam Smith – Chief Executive, Stockport Council and Chief Executive Lead for Age-Friendly Greater Manchester and Equalities   
Workshops include:
  • Economy and innovation
  • LGBT
  • Age friendly places
  • Inequalities
  • Health and care
  • Housing and planning
  • Culture
  • Older workers
  • Older people’s voices
  • Transport
  • International
Organisations involved:
  • Ambition for Ageing, GMCVO
  • Transport for Greater Manchester
  • International Longevity Centre - UK
  • Centre for Ageing Better
  • Manchester Museum
  • Southway Housing 
  • Sport England
  • GreaterSport
  • MICRA at The University of Manchester
  • Manchester Metropolitan University