IAHSA LeadingAge Global Ageing Conference & LeadingAge Annual Meeting

16 – 19 October 2011, Washington DC USA


In 2011, IAHSA partnered with the LeadingAge to host the Global Ageing Conference and CELEBRATE AGE. Thousands of ageing service leaders from across the globe came together for this incredible conference.

Keynote Speakers Included:

Richard Jackson-  Author and Director of the Center for Strategic and International Studies’ (CSIS) Global Aging Initiative, a research program that explores the economic, social, and geopolitical implications of demographic trends in around the world. 

Mary Robinson - Former President of Ireland, The United Nations Commissioner for Human Rights, and member of The Elders, a group of global leaders who offer their collective influence to support peace building, help address major causes of human suffering and promote the shared interests of humanity.

Elie Wiesel - Writer, Professor, Nobel Laureate and Holocaust survivor, delivering a message of peace, atonement and human dignity.

Maya Angelou - American poet, historian, author, civil-rights activist and director.