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The Longevity Forum is a not-for-profit initiative committed to achieving longer, healthier and more fulfilled lives for as many people as possible. More information on our website https://thelongevityforum.com.

    Supporting Ageing and Innovation with Anna Dixon and George MacGinnis

    Supporting Ageing and Innovation with Anna Dixon and George MacGinnis

    Anna Dixon, Chief Executive at The Centre for Ageing Better and George MacGinnis, Healthy Ageing Challenge Director at UKRI as they discuss how we can accomodate our ageing society better from how we view ageing to better innovations for older living.https://www.ageing-better.org.uk/https://www.ukri.org/our-work/delivering-economic-impact/industrial-strategy-challenge-fund/ https://thelongevityforum.com/ 

    • 30 min
    Healthy Ageing with George MacGinnis and Andrew J Scott - Longevity Week 2020

    Healthy Ageing with George MacGinnis and Andrew J Scott - Longevity Week 2020

    George MacGinnis, Challenge Director of Healthy Ageing, UK Research and Innovation is interviewed by Andrew J Scott, Co-founder of The Longevity Forum and Professor of Economics at LBS.George explains how the UKRI Healthy Ageing Challenge is changing how we grow older from trailblazer entrepreneurs to housing solutions for mature persons. How do we tackle ageing inequalities to make living longer possible for everyone? There are numerous opportunities for firms in the ageing market which will allow people to remain active, productive, independent and socially connected across generations for as long as possible.  https://thelongevityforum.com

    • 24 min
    Health is Not Destiny: The Resilient Lifestyle with Prof Norman Lazarus and Declan Doogan - Longevity Week 2020

    Health is Not Destiny: The Resilient Lifestyle with Prof Norman Lazarus and Declan Doogan - Longevity Week 2020

    Prof Norman Lazarus, Professor at the Centre for Human and Applied Physiological Sciences at Kings College London and Declan Doogan, Chief Medical Officer of Juvenescence chat about the resilient lifestyle.A healthy lifestyle isn't just making a few good decisions but is about finding something that resonates with you. Ageing doesn't mean that taking up a new hobby such as swimming is out of reach but can be a new challenge. Prof Norman Lazarus discusses the many options one can take for a long, active life.  https://thelongevityforum.com

    • 28 min
    Conversation on New Agrarian Revolution with Bruce Friedrich, Jim Mellon and Michael Corcoran - Longevity Week 2020

    Conversation on New Agrarian Revolution with Bruce Friedrich, Jim Mellon and Michael Corcoran - Longevity Week 2020

    Bruce Friedrich, Co-founder of The Good Food Institute will be interviewed by Jim Mellon, co-founder of The Longevity Forum and Michael Corcoran, Partner at Hill Dickinson on the future of clean meat in a resilient world.Clean meat is not only better for the environment, but it also decreases dependence on antibiotics and improves food security. From cat food to cellular grown fish, we are creating new, sustainable ways to cultivate meat while avoiding the negative externalities of traditional agriculture. The field of agronomics is experiencing tremendous innovation and growth. https://thelongevityforum.com

    • 36 min
    Impact of Covid on Mortality with Stuart McDonald and David Collinson - Longevity Week 2020

    Impact of Covid on Mortality with Stuart McDonald and David Collinson - Longevity Week 2020

    Stuart McDonald, Head of Demographic Assumptions and Methodology at Lloyds Banking Group is interviewed by David Collinson, Part of the Founding Team at the Pension Corporation on the Impact of Covid on mortality.The pandemic has caused unexpected deaths around the world but what is the greater picture for the UK when considering mortality in previous years? Actuaries are looking are various outcomes such as the healthy survivor effect which would lead to light mortality in the upcoming years. Its also crucial to keep in mind the many variations within society on the response to COVID-19 whether its direct infections or economic implications. https://thelongevityforum.com

    • 25 min
    The Six Moments that Matter in Financial Life Journeys of Black People in the UK During Covid with Jane Portas and Dawid Konotey-Ahulu - Longevity Week 2020

    The Six Moments that Matter in Financial Life Journeys of Black People in the UK During Covid with Jane Portas and Dawid Konotey-Ahulu - Longevity Week 2020

    Jane Portas, Co-founder of Insuring Women's Futures, explains the six moments that matter in financial life journeys of Black people in the UK during Covid with Dawid Konotey-Ahulu, Co-founder of Redington Limited and Mallowstreet.From relationships to education, we experience many moments that can help determine our financial success. Many minority communities experience hardships during these moments such as women being the primary caregiver of children and older parents. How can awareness of these moments help families succeed financially?https://thelongevityforum.com

    • 34 min

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ondr ,

Fantastic

This podcast tackles the complex issues surrounding longevity, and really gets you thinking about how many ways aging us. The multifaceted approach to increasing longevity involves and impacts economic, political, social, medical, and scientific resources. It’s very thoughtfully explained, and an interesting topic to consider.

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Fantastic interviews!

These interviews are great - lots of info and insights from the experts on longer living!

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