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Summer Shorts 34: IFA 2018 Conference Partner Update 6

Towards a Decade of Healthy Ageing, From Evidence to Action Change Rangers is a Conference Partner for the International Federation on Ageing conference IFA 2018 – August 8 -10 Toronto. Only TWO weeks to go! Quick moment for another pre-conference update. As mentioned in my last update, this conference has a very robust agenda of

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Summer Shorts 33: Improve Your Longevity by “Booking Up”

It’s summer, and typically out come those ubiquitous lists of “top five books you must read this summer on vacation or weekends on the garden patio.” As it happens, according to some medical or scientific studies, reading books can help improve your longevity. Actually. it’s every day all year round that matters. Alongside all those

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Age-related Issues. One of “Society’s Wicked Problems”?

Investment in research on aging and longevity has become a significant segment of the overall longevity economy over the last decade. Largely evidenced by looking at the growing list of university or college entities around the world, which are engaged in a high degree of collaborative research – millions of dollars invested, producing several well

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Mind-set Shift, Financing for Longevity

Heading to Halifax, Nova Scotia to present at the Canadian Institute of Financial Planners – 16th Annual Conference, June 10-13, 2018. This will also be an opportunity to hear from a number of professionals, who work specifically in the financial planning industry, to get the buzz on what the general trends are, as well as

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Aging Across the Life Course: Knowledge Exchange 2018

As promised in my annual Aging & Longevity Conference Round Up January 9th, I would keep you up to date with on any new events. So, here is an event that has popped up since then, to take place in Toronto – April 30th & May 1st. Rather than calling it a conference, this is

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Aging & Longevity, From Media Headlines to Strategy – Part 3

A National Seniors Strategy, keeping watch so far… Tucked under the umbrella of the Ministry of Families, Children and Social Development, which appears within the portfolio of Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC), there lies the National Seniors Council (NSC). Its stated purpose is to “advise the Government of Canada on matters related to the

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