Mark your calendar for October 8-9, 2014!

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Planning is underway for the 2nd Annual Elder Friendly Futures Conference to be held on the University of Washington campus. Our 2014 theme is "Building Elder Friendly Futures locally and globally."

Building upon the success of the 2013 conference, we will bring together over researchers, practitioners, administrators, policy-makers and educators to discuss the opportunities and challenges to building elder-friendly futures.

Click here to see the Executive Summary from the 2013 event.

Conference highlights will include:

Keynotes by national leaders

Interactive sessions including roundtables, panels and lunch discussions

Conference sessions on a variety of topics

Innovation Showcase of creative practice and research developments presented via a two- or three-dimensional interactive display.

Poster Session offering relevant and current results related to research, quality improvement, program evaluation, or other projects.


  • Stay current on emerging research and best practices
  • Network! – actively engage with colleagues and meet potential collaborators
  • Gain insights from nationally-recognized speakers
  • Participate and contribute your ideas during interactive sessions
  • Leave the conference energized and ready to work together!