Age Friendly Museums Network cross-sector conference, British Museum - 16 February 2017

16 February 2017, 09:30-16:30

British Museum, Great Russell St, London WC1B 3DG

Exploring current age-friendly thinking and practice in museums developed through cross-sector collaborations.

Themes will include:

  • Creativity and ageing
  • Demographic change and its potential impact
  • The value of partnerships between practitioners from different sectors
  • How museums can support age friendly communities
  • Innovative use of collections
  • Working with those living with dementia and stroke survivors

Confirmed speakers include:

Jocelyn Dodd, Director, Research Centre for Museums and Galleries, University of Leicester

Prof. Martin Green, CEO, Care England and Independent Sector Dementia Champion

Dr. Kate Hamblin, Senior Research Fellow, Oxford Institute of Population Ageing, University of Oxford

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