Healthy Ageing 2023

Kicking off Longevity Week again, this year’s Healthy Ageing conference, delivered by UKRI’s Healthy Ageing Challenge, will be held both in-person and online on 13th and 14th November, with registration free to all.

Event Details


09.00 - 18.00



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Click here to watch the recorded on-demand sessions.

The available recordings at the link above are as follows:

Day One

Panel: State of Ageing Research
Panel: Future of Ageing Research
Panel: Achieving Good Commissioning Outcomes

Day Two

George MacGinnis and Cynthia Bullock: Welcome Address
Stian Westlake: Welcome Address
Dr Patricia Moore: Morning Keynote
George MacGinnis: Presentation, Adding Life to Years
Panel: Housing Revolution, Scaling for Ageing
Panel: Adding Life to Years
Panel: Shaping the Future of Care
Panel: Global Markets Insights
Professor Chris Whitty: Afternoon Keynote, Rising to the opportunities of an ageing society
Panel: Better than a pill
Panel: Towards a better future
Innovation Pitch Award Presentations
George MacGinnis and Cynthia Bullock: Closing Address
Active Families North East: Closing Celebration
Panel: Cities as Champions of Prevention

About the event

Join us and our innovative project investments, together with thought leaders, investors, commissioners and policy makers working across geographies, sectors and academic disciplines for our ultimate conference, to learn the latest insights, share knowledge, connect and network.

The UKRI Healthy Ageing Conference is part of Longevity Week, which runs 13-17 November and this year focuses on 100 Minutes of Longevity and the Changing Life Course.


From keynotes to panels, workshops, live pitches and networking, there’s something to engage and inspire everyone at Healthy Ageing 2023. Review the overview below, or access the full agenda here.

Monday (13th November) afternoon will focus on future gazing in research, policy and funding, and will culminate in a conference wide collaboration building session to connect people, organisations and projects.

Tuesday (14th November) will be the main conference day with high profile keynotes and plenary sessions. We will have 3 or 4 break-out sessions throughout the day, which we will ask delegates to sign up for before the event. Tuesday will culminate with a celebration reception.

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Healthy Ageing Community of Practice

Healthy Ageing Community of Practice

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