Hosted by the HKUST Institute for Emerging Market Studies, the 9th Annual Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) Research Conference on Population Aging will be held on December 7-8, 2018 at the Hong Kong University of Science & Technology. The theme of this year’s conference is “Dementia, Cognition, and Healthy and Productive Aging”.
Please refer to the Conference Program (PDF, updated on 6 December).
There is a PhD Poster Session for PhD students to present their works and elicit feedback from leading scholars and researchers. See PhD Poster Session Abstracts (PDF, updated on 28 November).
Selected materials are available for public accesss here (Dropbox link).
The following PhD students have won the Best Poster Prizes at the Conference:
The poster session will be a valuable and effective way to present your research findings and elicit feedback from leading experts and researchers in the field of aging studies. The poster should be a summary of your research presented in a visually engaging way. This session will be held outside the IAS Lecture Theatre during the conference.
Please follow the below guidelines when preparing your poster:
If you have any questions, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
The conference welcomed submission of papers or 3-page extended abstracts for paper presentations at the conference by September 16, 2018.
We are delighted to have received over 140 submissions covering a wide range of topics such as
To enquire about your submissions, please write to email@example.com and state the email address you have provided with your submission.
Many of the overseas participants will be staying at the Holiday Inn Express Hong Kong Kowloon East.
Please note that accommodation will be provided for invited speakers and PhD Student Presenters to the conference only.
The conference will take place on the Hong Kong Jockey Club Institute for Advanced Study Building, Lee Shau Kee Campus, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
A campus map with bilingual Taxi instructions to reach the building can be found here.
Information about public transportation to the campus can be found here.
Find out about the 8th APRU Population Aging Conference.
This event supports the USTFood initiative. Find out more here.
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