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Presentations are being collected and uploaded to this site from Keynote Speakers, Featured Speakers and Presenters. Click on the titles below for the PDF of each presentation. (Note: We are hoping to receive all presentations, by 10/6/14, but there may be a few presentations we don’t receive.)

Day 1: Keynote
Age-Friendly Cities: Livable Communities for All Generations

Jeannine English, CPA, MBA
President, AARP
Day 1: Featured Speaker
Age-Friendly Cities

Mayor Kirk Caldwell
City & County of Honolulu
Day 2: Keynote
Lessons in Aging: A Global Perspective

Kate Bunting
CEO, HelpAge USA
Day 2: Featured Speaker
Unleashing the Potential of All Generations in an Age-Intentional World

Donna Butts
Executive Director, Generations United
Day 2: Featured Speaker
Dementia Friendly Communities

Michael Splaine
CEO, Cognitive Solutions, LLC


DAY 1: Monday, September 29, 2014

Concurrent Session A
11:00 AM to 11:45 PM; 45 min.

Fall Prevention Track: Polypharmacy - The Relationship of Falls and Medications
Dr. Shari Kogan

A Comparison of the Affirmative Views of Life Between Elderly People in Japan, Korea and the U.S.
Amy D Wilson, MA; Makiko Tanaka, PhD; Miyuki Goto, PhD

Concurrent Session C
3:05 PM to 3:50 PM; 45 min.

Fall Prevention Track: How to Integrate Tai Chi into your Program or Community
Master Trainer Ileina Ferrier

Senior Snapshot: Utilizing Photography in Aging Communities
Colby R Takeda

Sustaining Evidence-Based Programs to Serve Current and Future Generations
Michiyo Tomioka, PhD; Caroline Cadirao; Pauline Fukunaga; Jo Reyes; Merlita Compton

Roundtable Session
4:00 PM to 4:30 PM; 30 min.; concurrent
Location: Ballroom

Improving Lives and Communities Today AND Tomorrow: The EnhanceFitness® Experience
Paula Keele, MS; Jo Reyes; Johnny Yago; Kay Holt

Investigation of the Risk Factors of Falls in Older Adults and Planning Its Preventive Measures
Yuka Yamazaki, MD, PhD; Cullen Hayashida, PhD