Conversations on Urban Ageing
Conversations on Urban Ageing is an event series that will bring transdisciplinary and international perspectives on ageing populations and changing urban environments.
This conversation series brings together international speakers to discuss topical issues relating to researching ageing in urban environments. Each conversation focusses on a cross-cutting theme with one or two speakers talking on the topic and being engaged in further conversation with an interviewer from the Manchester Urban Ageing Research Group.
All are welcome to attend. You can get tickets from Eventbrite and all sessions will take place online. A full list of the 2021/22 conversation series is below.
Urban Ageing and Co-production
19th October, 3-4pm
Liesbeth de Donder from Vrije Universiteit Brussel and Mo Ray from the University of Lincoln will talk about interdisciplinary co-creation and using knowledge exchange events as a co-production method.
Urban Ageing and Social Infrastructure
23rd November, 3-4pm
Urban Ageing and Spatial Justice
15th February, 3-4pm
Sheila Peace from the Open University will discuss the meaning of place to older people and the need to promote social justice in urban, ageing neighbourhoods.
Urban Ageing and Comparative Research
5th April, 3-4pm
Wilbert Den Hoed from Universitat Rovira i Virgili will be sharing examples of comparative research supporting the policy development within age-friendly cities.
Urban Ageing and Structural Racism
7th June, 3-4pm
James Nazroo from the University of Manchester will host a conversation about racism, ageing and urban environments.