Listen to some of the field’s most prestigious experts talk about their work in the field of active and healthy ageing. Our speakers are experts in their sectors and will share with you insights and ideas about tech, policy, business and social perspective that will surely enrich your knowledge landscape.
Take part in any of the 24 interactive workshops taking place over the course of the two days. A chance to learn directly from experts about how to apply their knowledge to your work and get connected to the reference community of AAL in Europe.
Hack4Elder advantAGE is a 24-hour hackathon, happening from September 22nd to 23rd, focused on developing innovative tech solutions for older adults in a creative, interdisciplinary environment.
Our matchmaking service brings potential business and cooperation partners together in an informal setting to talk about their work and strike up collaborations.
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Take advantage of the buzzing environment as well as numerous social events to meet countless people working in the same field as you.
Delegates will also get the chance to take full advantage of a whole host of side events and networking opportunities. See why to attend and get ready!
Jeremy Myerson (Royal College of Art) (Read a full interview here)
Introduction – Mrs. Constance Agyeman, Head of International Development and Communities, Nesta
Five Finalists´ Pitch decks
Presentation of the winners
Ms Birgit Morlion – Programme officer eHealth, Well-Being and Ageing, European Commission
Mr. Chris Flim – Dutch Representative for eHealth and Member of AAL Executive Board
Mrs. Kerstin Zimmermann – Scientific Policy Officer, Austrian Ministry for Transport, Innovation and Technology
Mr. Mathieu Hovanessian – Policy Officer for innovation and Europe, Health, Research, Innovation, Higher education Unit, PACA Region, France
Mrs María Aguirre Rueda – Director of Health Research and Innovation at the Ministry of Health of the Basque Government
poster sessions, exhibition, matchmaking.
Mr. Ivan Kjær Lauridsen – Head of health and assisted living technologies, Municipality of Aarhus, Denmark
Mr. Sergio Murillo Corzo – General manager for personal autonomy promotion at Bizkaia Regional Council
Mrs. Cristina Bescos – Philips health care
Mr. Ton Koper – powerAge, Switzerland
Mrs. Ana Ramovš – MD from the Antona Trstenjak Institute of Gerontology and Intergenerational Relations in Ljubljana, Slovenia
poster sessions, exhibition, matchmaking
Hackathon Awards – Mr. Alain Thielemans, Member of the AAL Executive Board
Stand Award Prize – Representative of the Council of Elderly People of Biscay
Representative of Next AAL Forum host organizer