Event

2019 Provincial Summit on Aging

Date & Time
to
Location
Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport
Produced by
Healthy Aging by United Way

Healthy Aging by United Way is delighted to invite you to the 2019 Provincial Summit on Aging on November 7 and 8, 2019, at the Executive Hotel Vancouver Airport in Richmond, BC! 

The second biennial Provincial Summit on Aging (“Summit”) will bring together Community-Based Seniors Services (CBSS) organizations, older adults, family and friend caregivers, academia and government representatives to discuss and collaborate on current issues and innovations in healthy aging.  As a leader in your community and a member of the collective healthy aging sector, we welcome you to join us to network and engage in dialogue, share knowledge, collaborate, and make decisions to ensure BC has the capacity to address the growing challenges of an aging population, now and into the future.  

Please see the Full Agenda (subject to change).

You must be a member of Healthy Aging CORE to attend the Summit:

  1. Visit the 2019 Provincial Summit on Aging group page

  2. Click “Join” receive regular updates about the Summit 

  3. Register for the Summit here: https://healthyagingcore.ca/form/uw-2019-summit-registration

  4. Sign up for the CORE eNewsletter to receive important updates regarding all things healthy aging

Summit registration deadline:  October 18, 2019

Conference Registration Fee (if applicable)

 

There is a $200 CAD conference registration fee to attend the Summit.  Enter your credit card details using PayPal here (a PayPal account is not required to use your credit card).

Once your details are submitted, you will receive a receipt that your payment was successful.  Your registration for the Summit is now complete!

Alternatively, please use the “2019 Summit – Conference Registration Fee” invoice to request a cheque from your organization (if applicable) and mail to:

 

Healthy Aging by United Way

c/o United Way Lower Mainland

4543 Canada Way

Burnaby, BC

V5G 4T4

 

If mailing a cheque, you will be contacted to confirm payment receipt.   Please note: Your attendance cannot be guaranteed until we have received payment.

 

Travel Bursaries

Travel bursaries are available to eligible Summit delegates.  Bursary funds are used to support anticipated travel costs from outside of the Lower Mainland.  Please review the “2019 Summit Bursaries and Travel Information” document attached before applying for a travel bursary.

 

Deadline for travel bursary application:  October 18, 2019

 

Please note: if you are NOT applying for a travel bursary, you may book your travel and accommodation as soon as possible.

 

Booking Travel and Accommodation

 

Please review the “2019 Summit Bursaries and Travel Information” for important information regarding booking travel (by air, ferry, etc.) and accommodation.  Please make note of discount codes and important deadlines.

 

You will also find regular updates about travel and accommodation on the 2019 Provincial Summit on Aging group page on CORE.

 

Join Us!

 

For more about Healthy Aging by United Way, including the 2017 Provincial Summit on Aging Report on Key Learnings and Next Steps, visit: http://www.uwlm.ca/healthyaging.

 

If you have any questions about the 2019 Provincial Summit on Aging, please email healthyaging@uwlm.ca.

Address

7311 Westminster Hwy.
Richmond BC V6X 1A3
Canada