Programme

Day 1 - 6 June 2020

12:00-14:00
 

Registration, Welcome reception

14:00-15:00
 

Croatian Anthem
Opening of the Conference
Welcome addresses

15:00-15:20
 

Dubravka Šuica, Vice‐President of the European Commission for Democracy and Demography
Demographic Challenges for Ageing Societies in the European Union

15:20-15:40
 

Professor Josep Figueras, Director of the WHO European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies
Population ageing: end of the welfare state or economic opportunity? Evidence and policy options for healthy & active ageing The WHO Healthy Ageing Decade (2020 – 2030)

15:40-16:00
 

Professor Ilaria Bellantuono, Academic Unit of Bone Biology, University of Sheffield, Medical School Sheffield, United Kingdom
Scientific State of the Art in the Neuroscience of Ageing

16:00-16:20
 

Professor Zoran Đogaš MD, PhD, University of Split, School of Medicine
Importance of Sleep for Healthy Ageing ‐ Impact of Sleep Disordered Breathing

16:20-16:40
 

George Vradenburg, Chairman of UsAgainstAlzheimer’s, The United States of America

16:40-17:00
 

Coffee break

17:00-18:20
 
19:30
 

Welcome concert – Lege Artis, School of Medicine Student Choir, Croatian Music Institute

Day 2 - 7 June 2020

08:00-09:00
 

Registration & coffee

09:00-09:20
 

Professor John Middleton, President of the Association of Schools of Public (ASPHER) Health in the European Region)
Public Health Challenges for Healthcare Systems in Ageing Societies

09:20-09:40
 

João Breda, PhD, Head of the WHO European Office for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases
Epidemiological Trends in Noncommunicable Diseases among Elderly in Europe

09:40-10:00
 

Manfred Huber, MD, Coordinator for Healthy Ageing, Disability and Long‐term Care, WHO Regional Office for Europe
Innovation in Prevention Practices – Life Course Approach Addressing Healthy Ageing

10:00-10:20
 

Professor Leandro Pecchia, University of Warwick, United Kingdom
The Impact of Smart Technologies in the Future of Healthy Ageing

10:20‐11:40
 
11:40‐13:00
 
13:00-14:00
 

Lunch break
Poster session viewing

14:00-15:20
 
15:20-16:40
 
16:40‐17:00
 

Coffee break

17:00‐18:30
 

Summary discussion, concluding remarks and the presentation of the Recommendations

20:00
 

Galla Dinner, Hotel Westin

Day 3 - 8 June 2020

june 8, 2020
 

Zagreb Guided tour – optional