Prof Soonman Kwon, the director of the centre, participated in three major events in Seoul in October, 2017 as below:
Keynote Presentation "Health expenditure and financial sustainability in an era of population ageing" in the 2017 ISSA (International Social Security Association) Technical Seminar, hosted by the NHIS (National Health Insurance Service) in the President Hotel, Seoul.
"Health and Long-term care system for older people" in the
Global Symposium on Ageing: Promoting Resilience and Sustainability in an
Ageing World, hosted by the UNFPA and Statistics Korea in Lotte Hotel, Seoul.
Ritu Sadana (WHO HQ) gave a presentation "Healthy ageing
and the need for long-term care systems" in the same session.
Panelist in the panel
"How will increased longevity change society?" in the Nobel Prize
Dialogue Seoul 2017, held in the KOEX, Seoul.
in the session are Finn Kydland (Nobel Laureate in Economics 2004) and
Stephen Johnston. The session was moderated by Ursula Staudinger (Founding
Director, Robert Butler Aging Centre in Columbia University). Five Nobel
Laureates participated in the Nobel Prize Dialogue.