Livability for Longevity Symposium 2019
Wednesday, April 3, 2019
8:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Bass Lecture Hall, LBJ School of Public Affairs
Located on the lower level of Sid Richardson Hall (SRH)
2315 Red River St.
Austin, TX 78712-1536
Space is limited. Please let us know you’re coming — RSVP on Eventbrite.
8:30 a.m.: Registration
9 a.m.: Welcome and Opening Remarks: Council Member Ann Kitchen, City of Austin
9:15 – 10 a.m.: Presentation: “Building an Intergenerational Metropolis in the City of Austin: Findings and Recommendations” led by Professor Jacqueline Angel, Student Team Members, LBJ School
10 a.m.: Break
10:15 – 11:15 a.m.: Panel Discussion “Policy and Planning for an Age-friendly Austin” Real-world insight about the opportunities and challenges of policy implementation toward an age-friendly Austin, i.e., how do we expand the conversation and what’s it going to take to bring about meaningful change?
Co-Moderators: LBJ Students Patricia Hart and Katy Quan. Panelists: Janee Briesemeister, Chair, City of Austin Commission on Seniors; Adam Hauser, President and CEO, Meals on Wheels Central Texas; Annette Juba, Deputy Director, AGE of Central Texas; Larry Wallace, Enterprise Chief Administrative Officer, Central Health
11:15 – 11:45 a.m.: Audience Interactive Polling led by Alex Abbott, LBJ School
11:45 a.m. – 12 Noon: Closing Remarks from Jesús Garza, Former CEO, Seton Healthcare
12 Noon: Audience feedback and follow-up over lunch (Boxed lunches provided.)
1 p.m.: Symposium ends
Who should attend? Policy makers, academic/business leaders, service providers, students, innovators who are looking to solve problems related to aging in our community, older adults, caregivers and anyone who is aging