It expects over 250 attendees T the conference, including policy-makers; business leaders; charity sector experts; public sector decision makers; local authority staff; academics; and senior journalists. Last year it had journalists attending from 8 national (UK) newspapers including the FT, Times, Daily Mail, and The Guardian.
Speakers at previous Future of Ageing conferences have included:
Professor Sir Mark Walport, (Government Chief Scientific Adviser);
John McTernan, Senior Vice President, (Former Political Secretary to Tony Blair)
Baroness Ros Altmann, (Then Minister of State for Pensions);
The Rt. Hon. the Lord Willetts, (Resolution Foundation);
John Pullinger CB, (National Statistician)
Professor Jane Elliott, (CEO, The Economic and Social Research Council);
Lord Filkin, (Chair, Centre for Ageing Better);
Paul Johnson (Director, Institute for Fiscal Studies).
We have exciting plans for this year. More to come on this very soon'¦