IAGG-ER 2019, Gothenburg, 23rd- 25th May
In May 2019, members of the Sustainable Care team will be attending the International Association of Gerontology and Geriatrics European Region Congress in Gothenburg, Sweden.
“The congress is the natural meeting place for researchers and professionals engaged in various scientific enquires and aging matters; whether in biological science, medical and health sciences, social sciences, in humanities or aging services. The main track of the congress includes sessions on multidisciplinary aspects of aging in which we can meet and learn from each other.” -IAGG-ER website
Transforming Care Conference, Copenhagen, June 24th- 26th
Several members of the Sustainable Care programme will be present at the 4th Transforming Care Conference in Denmark. Symposia featuring our team members include;
Combining Work and Care: Workplace support and its contribution to sustainable care arrangements- Professor Jason Heyes and Professor Sue Yeandle (Convenors), Dr Kate Hamblin and Katja Knauthe (Panel)
The role of national policies in shaping migrant workers’ experience in providing home care for older people in Europe- Professor Shereen Hussein (Convenor)
Innovation for Sustainable Care: International perspectives from industry and practice- Dr Karla Zimpel-Leal and Dr Matthew Lariviere (Convenors)
More information can be found at the Transforming Care Conference website here
16th Annual IMISCOE Conference, Malmö, June 26th-28th
In June, members of the Sustainable Care team will be attending the 16th Annual IMISCOE (International Migration, Integration and Social Cohesion) Conference at Malmö University in Sweden.
“The growing diversity and complexity of international migration present a need for reconceptualizing migration research. The aim of the 2019 IMISCOE Annual Conference is to facilitate exchanges in new concepts and innovative methodologies for understanding human migration in the 21st Century. We welcome proposals from various disciplines, such as political science, sociology, economics, history, law, anthropology, social work, public administration, demography, social geography, and others.”- IMISCOE website
Sustainable Care International Conference 2020
Care: Challenges and Solutions for a Sustainable Future
1st- 2nd April 2020, Sheffield
We are pleased to announce that the next Sustainable Care International Conference will be held on 1st and 2nd April 2020 in Sheffield, UK.
Care: Challenges and Solutions for a Sustainable Future will bring together academics and policy and practice partners from across the world, to explore both challenges in social and long-term care and potential solutions that can deliver sustainability and wellbeing outcomes.