Fireside Chat & Book Signing with Dr. Joe Coughlin

Boston Thu, Mar 1, 2018, 6:00 PM (EST)

Boston

Join us for a Fireside Chat with Dr. Joe Coughlin, Founder and Director of the MIT AgeLab, as he discusses his new book, The Longevity Economy, and explores innovative solutions to problems in aging. A discussion will be moderated by Boston Globe reporter Robert Weisman. 

In his book The Longevity Economy, Dr. Coughlin provides deep insight into a population that consistently defies expectations: people who, through their continued personal and professional ambition, desire for experience, and quest for self-actualization, are building a striking, unheralded vision of longer life that very few in business fully understand. His focus on women—they outnumber men, control household spending and finances, and are leading the charge toward tomorrow’s creative new narrative of later life—is especially illuminating.

Dr. Coughlin will be signing copies of his book. Light refreshments will be served. 

Transportation

District Hall does not have a private parking lot or operate valet parking. It is accessible via public transportation. 

MBTA: District Hall is closest to the MBTA Courthouse stop on the Silver Line.

Bicycles: District Hall has a number of bike racks available for guest use by the Seaport Boulevard entrance. In addition, the building is located right next to the Seaport Square station on the Hubway bikeshare network.

Cars: There are a number of parking lots in the area:

Pilgrim Parking – One Marina Park Drive Garage

One Marina Park Drive

Boston, MA 02210

LAZ Parking – Pier 4

120 Northern Avenue

Boston, MA 02210

LAZ Parking – (By Rosa Mexicano)

390 Congress Street

Boston, MA 02210


Keynote Speaker

  • JOSEPH COUGHLIN

    JOSEPH COUGHLIN

    MIT AGE LAB

    FOUNDER & DIRECTOR

    Joseph F. Coughlin, Ph.D., is founder and Director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology AgeLab.

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  • When

    Thursday, Mar 1
    6:00 PM - 8:00 PM (EST)

    Where

    District Hall
    75 Northern Ave. Boston02215

    Hosts

  • Tim Driver

    Tim Driver

    Aging2.0 Boston

    Ambassador

  • Robert Weisman

    Robert Weisman

    Boston Globe

    Reporter, Baby Boomers and Life After 50

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