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


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