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Living to 100 Conference 2018

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International Convention Centre Sydney - ICC Sydney

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'Living to 100' Conference

DATE: 7 & 8 September, 2018 - Morning Tea, Lunch and Afternoon Tea included in registration

LOCATION: Room C3.2, International Convention Centre Sydney, Darling Harbour

PROGAM and SPEAKERS:
https://cheba.unsw.edu.au/sites/default/files/pdf/living-to-100-full-program.pdf

FULL EVENT INFORMATION: bit.ly/Livingto100Sydney

The 2nd international 'Living to 100' Conference, hosted by the Centre for Healthy Brain Ageing (CHeBA), will bring together experts from all over the world to unravel the secrets of successful ageing.

Our internationally acclaimed line up of speakers will deliberate on the latest research on exceptionally long-lived individuals, in particular centenarians and supercentenarians.

This two-day conference will comprise cutting edge research presentations on Friday and a synthesis of current knowledge on successful ageing suitable for the informed lay-person on Saturday.


CONFERENCE HIGHLIGHTS:

Can we live to 150? Leading researchers with opposing views will debate this question.

Living to 100 - A panel of centenarians and near centenarians will be interviewed to discuss their secrets of longevity.

KEY TOPICS:

  • Factors for longevity
  • Theories of ageing
  • Centenarian studies around the world
  • Genomics and epigenomics
  • The ageing brain and longevity
  • Diet and the microbiome
  • Cognitive activity and exercise in living to 100
  • Social engagement and successful ageing
  • Blue Zones and Supercentenarians
  • The demographic and economic implications of exceptional longevity
  • How AI technology may fundamentally change the ageing experience

PROGRAM:

DAY 1: FRIDAY 7 SEPTEMBER

8:25am: REGISTRATIONS OPEN

8:55am – 9:00am
WELCOME
Professor Perminder Sachdev (Australia)


9:00am – 10:30am
SESSION 1: LESSONS/UPDATE ON CENTENARIAN STUDIES AROUND THE WORLD
Associate Professor Yasuyuki Gondo (Japan)
Dr Ugo Lucca (Italy)
Professor Peter Martin (USA)
Professor Ingmar Skoog (Sweden)
Adam Theobald (Australia)
with a discussion panel on “The Future of Centenarian Studies”

10:30am – 10:50am MORNING TEA

10:50am – 11:50am
SESSION 2: DEMOGRAPHY SYMPOSIUM — A VERY OLD WORLD
Professor Heather Booth (Australia)
Professor Michel Poulain (Belgium)
Professor Diane Gibson (Australia)

11:50am – 12:30pm
SESSION 3: NEUROPATHOLOGY/IMAGING
Dr Claire Shepherd (Australia)
Professor Perminder Sachdev (Australia)

12:30pm – 1:30pm: LUNCH & POSTER VIEWING

1:30pm – 2:30pm
SESSION 4: FACTORS FOR LONGEVITY
Professor Henry Brodaty (Australia)
Professor Sharon Naismith (Australia)
Professor Ashley Bush (Australia)

2:30pm – 3:30pm
SESSION 5: GENOMICS & EPIGENOMICS
Professor Brian Morris (Australia)
Dr Karen Mather (Australia)
Dr Takashi Sasaki (Japan)

3:30pm – 3:50pm: AFTERNOON TEA

3:50pm – 4:30pm
SESSION 6: NOVEL APPROACHES TO REJUVENATION & LONGEVITY
Associate Professor Jessica Mar (Australia)
Professor David Irving (Australia)

4:30pm: DAY 1 CLOSE

DAY 2: SATURDAY 8 SEPTEMBER

8:30am: REGISTRATIONS OPEN

9:00am - 9:10am
WELCOME & OPENING ADDRESS
Professor Perminder Sachdev (Australia)

9:10am – 9:40am
SESSION 1: WHY DO WE AGE? AN OVERVIEW OF THE THEORIES OF AGEING
Professor Perminder Sachdev (Australia)

9:40am – 10:40am
SESSION 2: EVIDENCE BASED RECOMMENDATIONS FOR LIVING TO 100
Ngaire Hobbins (Australia)
Professor Michael Valenzuela (Australia)
Professor Maria Fiatarone Singh (Australia)

10:40am – 11:00am: MORNING TEA


11:00am - 11:40am
Professor Julie Byles (Australia)
Panel discussion

11:40am – 12:30pm
SESSION 3: ECONOMICS & NEW TECHNOLOGIES
Dr Henry Cutler (Australia)
Professor Toby Walsh (Australia)

12:30pm –1:30pm: LUNCH & POSTER VIEWING

1:30pm – 2:00pm
SESSION 4: INTERVIEW WITH CENTENARIANS & NEAR CENTENARIANS
Sophie Scott (Australia), with panel: Eileen Kramer and others

2:00pm – 2:40pm
SESSION 5: BLUE ZONES & SUPERCENTENARIANS
Professor Michel Poulain (Belgium)
Professor Nobuyoshi Hirose (Japan)

2:40pm – 3:00pm: AFTERNOON TEA

3:00pm – 3:40pm
SESSION 6: BRAVE NEW WORLD
Dr Fatima El-Assaad (Australia)
Professor David Raubenheimer (Australia)

3:40pm – 4:10pm
SESSION 7: CAN WE LIVE TO 150 YEARS OF AGE?
Debate moderated by Professor Perminder Sachdev (Australia)
Dr Lindsay Wu (Australia)
Professor Peter Schofield (Australia)
Professor Ingmar Skoog (Sweden)
Professor Maria Fiatarone Singh (Australia)

4:10pm: CONFERENCE CLOSE



For full details on the program, speakers, venue, registration inclusions and abstract submission requirements, please visit: bit.ly/Livingto100Sydney


Registration Terms and Conditions:
  • Cancellations must be made in writing by 9 July 2018.
  • Refunds will not be given for cancellations after 9 July 2018.
  • Notification of replacement/substitute delegates will be accepted at any time free of charge.
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