CHAPTER MEMBER EVENTS
5th Session of the UN Open-ended Working Group on Ageing (OEWGA)
30 July - 1 August 2014, United Nations, New York, USA.
In addition to the OEWGA events, IAHSA will be co-sponsoring a side event on August 1 from 1:15-2:30PM at the UN Conference Building. Further details are forthcoming.
September 25-26, 2014. Amsterdam, Netherlands.
IAHSA's European Chapter, EAHSA, orgnizes a biannual European conference. In 2014, the conference will focus around the theme of "Innovation in Ageing Services: Pathways to the Future". In joint partnership with ActiZ, the Dutch association for residential and home care organizations and infant and child health clinics, EAHSA invites you to join its members in Amsterdam to share knowledge on the pathway to the future in ageing services. For more information, visit the EAHSA conference website.
September 24, 2014, Amsterdam, Netherlands.
This forum will explore actual and potential uses of technologies, including those that have strong evidence of efficacy to improve quality of life, efficient delivery of care and services and have promise of reducing costs. The Forum will review recent research findings that explore the relevance and effectiveness of technologies to address chronic care management and other needs associated with aging. Faculty will explore emerging technologies and their application in real world settings. And, Forum participants will discuss technology-enabled care models that feature long term care in a variety of settings. Technology is a critical element of the kind of innovation that is needed to address our global aging phenomenon. The Global Aging Technology Forum will bring together leaders in this field to explore today’s reality and the opportunities that lie ahead.
October 7-10, Stellenbosch, South Africa.
The South African Care Forum is joining forces with the National Care Forum (NCF) UK, Aged and Community Services Australia (ACSA) and Care Malta to celebrate National Care Home Open Day on 20 June 2014. The South African Care Forum is spearheaded by IAHSA's Board Chair, Margie Van Zyl.
October 19-22, 2014, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
LeadingAge brings thousands of non-profit members together each year to the Annual Meeting and Expo, a learning environment filled iwth education presentations, hundred of experts, useful member-focused tools and hearty lunches. Join LeadingAge and IAHSA next year in Downtown Nashville. Learn more about the event here.
August 31 - September 4, 2015, Perth, Australia.
In conjunction with Aged & Community Services Australia (ACSA), a national peak body representing non-profit aged care in Australia, the three day conference will feature site visits, a Design for Ageing Showcase, a Global Research Forum, Expo and social events for networking. The Call for Proposals opens soon. Please check back for more details.
13 November 2014, Shanghai, China.
The China Association of Homes and Services for the Ageing (IAHSA-China) is pleased to announce its 2014 conference. The event will feature presentations from well-known experts in the areas of China Senior Living design, legal, operations, information technology and finance.