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Annual General Meeting, Awards & Symposium

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 @ 8:30 am - 4:00 pm

Topic: Promoting Environments for Aging Well

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This event will be of interest to policy makers, educators, researchers, anyone working with older adults as well as older adults themselves.


  • Understanding the impact of technology change, autonomous vehicles, the transportation needs and urban design effects on older adults.
  • Emerging policy issues from these presentations.
  • Recognizing the accomplishments of individuals training for and working in the fields of gerontology and the care of older persons.


Ital-Canadian Seniors Association
9111—110 Avenue NW, Edmonton, AB

8:30 AM — 9:15 AM Registration; Coffee, Juice and Pastries; Bid on Silent Auction
9:15 AM — 9:30 AM Opening Remarks

Welcome from AAG President

Introduction and Overview of Day

9:30 AM — 10:20 AM Speaker: Don JuzwishinTechnological Development and Change: How it Supports Older Albertans Aging in Their Community
10:25 AM — 10:40 AM AAG Edmonton Chapter Scholarship Award
10:40 AM — 11:00 AM Wellness Break: Find a New Colleague & Bid on the Silent Auction!
11:00 AM — 11:50 AM Speaker: Bonnie DobbsUnderstanding and Addressing the Transportation Needs of Older Albertans
11:55 AM — 12:15 PM AAG Provincial Scholarship Awards & Mary Morrison Davis Award
12:15 PM — 1:15 PM Lunch and Final Opportunity to Bid on Silent Auction
12:45 PM — 1:00 PM – AAG Provincial AGM

1:00 PM —1:15 PM – AAG Edmonton Chapter AGM

1:15 PM — 2:05 PM Speaker: Robert Lipka—Smooth Moving for All Ages and Abilities
2:05 PM — 2:20 PM Nutrition Break, Check Silent Auction Bids
2:20 PM — 3:10 PM Speaker: Paul GodsmarkAutonomous Vehicles, Seniors and the Technology Tidal Wave
3:10 PM — 3:40 PM Policy Panel—Next Steps: What Can We Do in Alberta?
3:45 PM — 4:00 PM Closing Remarks
4:00 PM Pick up Silent Auction Items


A block of rooms has been reserved under “AAG Symposium” at the Best Western City Centre Inn @ 11310 – 109 Street, Edmonton, AB @ a rate of $131.99/night, if booked prior to Tuesday May 29, 2018.

Registration Details:

Please Note : Registration for this event is online only by completing the AGM registration form. Payment may be made by PayPal, credit card, or an invoice sent to your organization.

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018
8:30 am - 4:00 pm




Ital-Canadian Seniors Association
9111—110 Avenue NW
Edmonton, Alberta T5H 4J9 Canada
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