MADRID 2019 The Future of AGEING

Wed. 22 May, Ramon Areces Foundation AuditoriumRegister free online

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Sección de idiomas

Fin de la sección de idiomas

Agenda

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9:30 - 9:45

Welcome

Raimundo Pérez-Hernández y Torra

Lars Heikensten

9:45 - 10:00

The demographics of population change

David Bloom

Block 1: The sociology of ageing

10:00 - 10:15

Why population ageing matters

Sarah Harper

10:15 - 10:40

Living in an ageing society

David Bloom, María Sánchez-Domínguez, Finn Kydland

10:40 - 10:55

The rights of the elderly

Verónica Zenaida Montes de Oca Zavala

10:55 - 11:15

Education in an ageing society

Anna Cristina D’Addio, David Bloom, Teresa M. Amabile

11:15 - 11:30

Caring for the elderly

Sarah Harper, Nadia Thalmann

Coffee Break 11:30 – 12:00

Block 2: The economics of ageing

12:00 - 12:10

Funding longevity

Nicholas Barr

12:10 - 12:35 

Retirement and pensions

Edmund Phelps, José Ignacio Conde-Ruiz, Laura Crespo

Moderator: José García Montalvo

12:35 - 13:00

Equality and inequality, in society and across generations

Anna Cristina D’Addio, David Bloom, Josep Pijoan Mas

Block 3: Diseases of ageing

13:00 - 13:10

Why do we age?

Tom Kirkwood

13:10 - 13:35

Will we all get dementia?

Edvard Moser, María de Ceballos, Li-Huei Tsai

Moderator: Adam Smith

13:35 - 14:00

Preventing cancer

María Blasco, Michal Neeman

Moderator: María Ángela Nieto

Lunch 14:00 - 15:30

Block 4: Philosophical questions of ageing

15:30 - 15:45

The longevity of creativity

Teresa M. Amabile

15:45 - 16:05

How long will we live?

José Viña, Tom Kirkwood, Edvard Moser

Moderator: Li-Huei Tsai

16:05 - 16:25

How long should we live?

Diego Gracia, Edmund Phelps, Nadia Thalmann

16:25 - 16:45

How should we live?

Michael Sandel, Finn Kydland

16:45 - 17:15

Conversation between Mario Vargas Llosa and Luis Alberto de Cuenca

Moderator: Miguel Albero

Coffee Break 17:15 – 17:45

17:45 - 18:25

Closing Panel

Edvard Moser, Finn Kydland, Edmund Phelps, Mario Vargas Llosa, Veronica Zenaida Montes de Oca, Michael Sandel

Moderator: Adam Smith

18.25 - 18:30 Closing Remarks

Laura Sprechmann

*Please note that this programme is subject to change.

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