Category Archives: “health wealth”, active aging

Spotlight on the Arts: Impact on Business, Health and Well-being

…or (as I would also add) how the Arts Economy fits within the broader context of a growing Longevity Economy. If you are a leader in an Arts Organization, a Patron of the Arts, or a business with a focus on delivering services or operating facilities for older adults, you must come to the Sheridan

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Change Rangers, Conference Partner for IFA 2018

The International Federation on Ageing is holding its 14th global conference, Aug.8-10, 2018 in Toronto. Under the title – Towards a Decade of Healthy Ageing, From Evidence to Action – there are four major theme areas, Addressing Inequalities, Age-Friendly Environments, Combating Ageing and Toward Healthy Ageing. Specific session speakers and topics are to be determined,

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Advancing the Arts & Shifting Demographics

“What happens when you bring a market researcher and a neuropsychologist together?” So begins the intro to the Sheridan Centre for Elder Research promo piece for their Fall/Winter, 2017/18 opening event on October 25th. The Arts world like all other sectors is forging ahead in new ways in spite of and better still, as an

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Healthy Ageing: WHO – Setting Priorities for Research

Global networks on ageing and longevity are actively engaged in communications, as we head into the fall of 2017, social media and e-news streaming all sorts of messages. Last week in my blog post, I referred to news of the Ryerson National Institute on Ageing (NIA) holding a one-day comprehensive conference in Toronto on November

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Louisa Jewell Interview – Happiness & Longevity, Part 3

Coinciding with the Stanford Center on Longevity 3rd annual Design Challenge with the 2015-16 theme “Using Happiness to Optimize Longevity”, this is the final segment of my interview with Louisa Jewell, Founder and President of the Canadian Positive Psychology Association. And for the first time it’s on YouTube – so I’m going to let the

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