David Cotterrell – The Limits of Empathy – February 2018 – Prelude Talks

David Cotterrell – The Limits of Empathy – February 2018 – Prelude Talks

David Cotterrell – the Limits of Empathy Installation artist working across media and technologies to explore the social and political tendencies of a world at once shared and divided. Formerly Professor of Fine Art at the University of Brighton he’s currently Research Professor in Fine Art in the Faculty of Arts, Computing, Engineering & Science […]
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  • On 26th February 2018
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Alice Thwaite – Improving Older People’s Lives through Creativity – February 2018 – Prelude Talks

Next up: Alice Thwaite – Improving Older People’s lives through Creativity Pioneer in the field of creative aging since developing Equal Arts in the early 1990s as an organization specializing in work with older people. Equal Arts is a leading creative aging charity, supporting older people and those living with Dementia. They provide creative opportunities […]
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  • On 25th February 2018
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Felicity Callard – The Social Self – February 2018 – Prelude Talks

Felicity Callard – The Social Self Professor of Social Research and Director of the Birkbeck Institute for Social Research. Author with Des Fitzgerald of “Rethinking Interdisciplinarity across the Social Sciences and Neurosciences” and editor @Histhum www.bbk.ac.uk/bisr/   The Prelude Talks are a bespoke online series celebrating scientific and creative investigation into the determinants of a […]
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  • On 21st February 2018
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Creating A New Old – San Francisco – February 2018

We live long, let’s start living well? In February 2018 Creating A New Old San Francisco invited people to the Contemporary Jewish Museum for a one day deep dive into contemporary aging. An inspiring celebration of the potential of us, the aging population. What is unique about aging today? Who are the innovators creating tomorrow’s solutions? […]
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  • On 18th February 2018
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Creating A New Old San Francisco – Schedule – February 2018

Schedule   9.00 – 9.30 Coffee and informal introductions   Session 1 – Overview – Issues in Contemporary Aging Why? All attending bring expertise. To avoid telling people what they already know while articulating what makes contemporary aging unique we asked these speakers to share knowledge from their experience, so we might begin to think […]

Dominic Campbell – Celebration as Strategy – February 2018 – Prelude Talks

Dominic Campbell – Celebration as Connection Strategy Co-Founder of Creative Aging International, an inaugural Atlantic Fellow for Equity in Brain Health at the Global Brain Health Institute a worldwide program seeking social and public health solutions to reduce the adverse impact of dementia, and the co-producer of Creating A New Old San Francisco and HeadSpace2018. […]