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Call for Proposals to Present at the 2017 Aging in America Conference

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Download a PDF of the 2017 ASA Sponsorship Prospectus to find out how your organization can get more involved with the Aging in America Conference and other ASA resources and programs. 

Our information-packed Conference Announcement will be coming in October! ASA members and previous attendees will automatically receive a copy but if you are new to ASA and considering attending, click here to request a copy, or if you are interested in receiving multiple copies for your agency or organization.

Download a PDF of the 2017 ASA Exhibitor Prospectus to learn more about exhibiting at the Aging in America Conference. 

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The focus of AiA17 is innovation, including innovative policies, programs, practices, models, businesses, learning and more from across the field of aging. This is a fabulous opportunity to share your program developments and new ideas with this conference community of nearly 3,000 multidisciplinary professionals who, like you, are working to improve the lives of older adults. We hope you will participate this year as a presenter!

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The deadline for the call for proposals has passed, however, we are still welcoming proposals as long as space allows. Our capacity for workshop and symposium sessions is limited, but we still have spaces for poster sessions. Be sure to submit your proposal as soon as possible.

Proposals submitted by July 15 are in the peer review process and presenters will be notified of their acceptance via email beginning October 3, 2016. 

Where will the 2017 Aging in America Conference take place?

For the 2017 Aging in America Conference, we will be at the Hyatt Regency Hotel at 151 East Wacker Drive in beautiful downtown Chicago.

Why present?

Presenting at Aging in America provides you with an unparalleled opportunity to share new ideas or highlight noteworthy projects, research and practices with other professionals in the field of aging. Presenting at Aging in America earns you recognition as an expert in the field at the conference and beyond.

Who presents at Aging in America?

Presenters at Aging in America include everyone from professionals who work in the field of aging to practitioners in allied professions such as social work, healthcare, architecture, law, finance and more. Students who are doing research on aging-related topics are also encouraged to present. Practitioners, clinicians, and medical professionals have been a part of the faculty, along with academicians and direct service providers. As the largest multidisciplinary conference on aging, Aging in America covers a wide range of topic areas, creating a virtually limitless field of opportunity for presenters. ASA welcomes all interested students and professionals to submit proposals, particularly encouraging those outlining fresh and useful strategies for addressing widespread aging issues. 

You will be asked to choose from the following topic areas when submitting your proposal:

  • Aging in Community
  • Business & Leadership
  • Caregiving
  • Clinical Care & Transitions
  • Diversity & Cultures of Aging
  • Integrated Care Networks/Business Acumen
  • Lifelong Learning, Wellness & Engagement
  • Mental Health
  • Policy, Advocacy & Ethics
  • Religion, Spirituality & Meaning
  • Technology, Accessibility & Transportation

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Events

ASA Washington, DC Roundtable: America’s Workforce Is Aging. Does Anybody Care? Event Details
ASA Chicagoland Roundtable: Aging Policy in Illinois Event Details
Fostering Innovation in Research on Aging Event Details

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