Global Ag(e)ing Innovation Salon

Austin
March 10, 2019, 1 p.m.

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Austin

A free event focused on global ag(e)ing issues and innovators.

  • Hear about the challenges and innovation opportunities in caregiving and brain health.
  • Meet startups, corporates and researchers from the global Aging2.0 network.
  • Highlight innovative Dutch, Japanese, Canadian, German and US initiatives.

AGENDA (click here for additional information)
1:00pm - 4:00pm 

Welcome: Diana Deaton, Aging2.0 Austin Ambassador
Welcome: Karen Fingerman & Debra Umberson, Co-Directors of the Texas Aging and Longevity Center at UT Austin
Scene Setting: Stephen Johnston, Co-founder, Aging2.0
Keynote: Erik Gerritsen, Vice Minister of the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports
Panel: Global Ag(e)ing Innovations
  • Mel Barksy, Director of Business Development, Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) (Canada)
  • Frank Leyhausen, General Manager, MedCome International (Germany)
  • Joseph Schmidt, VP of Business Development, SOMPO Digital Lab (Japan)
  • Diana Deaton, Aging2.0 Austin Ambassador 
Networking: Discussions with appetizers

Scroll to the bottom to see some of the Featured Attendees.  

Keynote Speaker

Global Ag(e)ing Innovation Salon

Erik Gerritsen

Vice Minister - Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports

As Secretary General at the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports in 2015, where he is in charge of the general governance of the Ministry.

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Panelists

Mel Barsky

Mel Barsky

Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI)

Director of Business Development
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Joseph Schmidt

Joseph Schmidt

SOMPO Digital Lab

VP Business Development
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Caroline Servat

Caroline Servat

Milken Institute Center for the Future of Aging

Associate Director
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Frank Leyhausen

Frank Leyhausen

MedCom International

General Manager
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Moderator

Stephen Johnston

Stephen Johnston

Aging2.0

CEO and Co-Founder
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When
March 10, 2019
1 p.m. - 4 p.m.
 
Where
Glickman Conference Center, Patton Hall (RLP) University of Texas at Austin
305 E. 23rd Street, RLP, Room 1.302E
Austin, 78712
 

Hosts

Diana Deaton

Diana Deaton

Aging2.0 Austin Chapter

Ambassador
Karen Fingerman

Karen Fingerman

Texas Aging and Longevity Center at University of Texas

Co-Director
Debra Umberson

Debra Umberson

Texas Aging and Longevity Center at University of Texas

Co-Director

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