MADRID 2019 The Future of AGEING

Wed. 22 May, Ramon Areces Foundation AuditoriumRegistration closed

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9:30 - 9:45


Raimundo Pérez-Hernández y Torra

Lars Heikensten

9:45 - 10:00

The what? and so what? of population ageing

David Bloom

Block 1: The sociology of ageing

10:00 - 10:20

Living in an ageing society

David Bloom, María Sánchez-Domínguez, Finn Kydland

Moderator: Tom Kirkwood

10:20 - 10:35

What about Life Expectancy and Healthy Life Expectancy? 

Sarah Harper

10:35 - 10:55

Rights of older people

Verónica Zenaida Montes de Oca, Nadia Magnenat Thalmann

Moderator: Sarah Harper

10:55 - 11:15

Education in an ageing society

Anna Cristina D’Addio, David Bloom, Teresa Amabile

Moderator: Adam Smith

Coffee Break 11:15 – 11:45

Block 2: The economics of ageing

11:45 - 12:00

Funding longevity

Nicholas Barr

12:00 - 12:25 

Retirement and pensions

Edmund Phelps, José Ignacio Conde-Ruiz, Laura Crespo

Moderator: José García Montalvo

12:25 - 12:50

Equality and inequality, in society and across generations

Anna Cristina D’Addio, Josep Pijoan-Mas, Nicholas Barr

Moderator: José García Montalvo

Musical Interlude  12:50 – 13:00

Block 3: Diseases of ageing

13:00 - 13:10

Why do we age?

Tom Kirkwood

13:10 - 13:25

Is dementia inevitable?

Edvard Moser, María de Ceballos, Li-Huei Tsai

Moderator: Adam Smith

13:25 - 13:45

Preventing cancer

José Viña, Michal Neeman

Moderator: Javier Granda Revilla

13:45 - 14:00

The rise of antibiotic resistance

Ada Yonath

Interviewer: Adam Smith

Lunch 14:00 - 15:00

Block 4: Questions of ageing

15:00 - 15:15

Hallmarks of Ageing

María A. Blasco

15:15 - 15:40

How long will we live?

José Viña, Tom Kirkwood, Edvard Moser, María A. Blasco

Moderator: Adam Smith

15:40 - 16:05

What will old age be like in the future?

Diego Gracia, Edmund Phelps, Nadia Magnenat Thalmann

Moderator: Li-Huei Tsai

16:05 - 16:30

How should we live?

Michael Sandel, Finn Kydland, Valentín Fuster

Moderator: Laura Sprechmann

16:30 - 17:00

Ageing and Culture

Mario Vargas Llosa, Luis Alberto de Cuenca

Moderator: Miguel Albero

Coffee Break 17:00 – 17:30

17:30 - 17:45

Creativity in Work, Life and Retirement

Teresa Amabile

17:45 - 18:15

Closing Panel

Edvard Moser, Finn Kydland, Edmund Phelps, Mario Vargas Llosa, Ada Yonath, Verónica Zenaida Montes de Oca, Valentín Fuster, Michael Sandel

Moderator: Adam Smith

18:15 - 18:20

Closing Remarks

Laura Sprechmann

Raimundo Pérez-Hernández y Torra

*Please note that this programme is subject to change.

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