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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
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 Juzwishin—Technological 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 Dobbs—Understanding 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 Godsmark—Autonomous 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.
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.