InControl Wisconsin is hosting two days of hands-on learning with international expertÂ Dr. Simon Duffy.Â
We’ll explore how to ensure we are seizing opportunities that impact both policy and community efforts to preserve full citizenship far into the later years of life.
Here’s what’s in store:
#1: Keynote Address: Are Older Adults Still Citizens?, by international empowerment expert Dr. Simon Duffy.
#2: The best networking:Â you’ll make new connections with people working toward aging empowerment.
#3: New ideas: Innovative and engaging presenters with new ideas lead our interactive workshop sessions.
#4: Great food:Â Yes, the Ice Cream Social will be back, as well as drinks and fancy snacks at the Networking Reception! Lunch is on us, too.
#5: Pop-Up Shop with Artworking artists!
AND, the first-ever Aging Empowerment Awards presentation!
We’ll wrap up the conference day with reflections from you, facilitated by Dr. Duffy and leaders in Wisconsin’s aging network.
Friday’sÂ Advocacy Summit will feature a panel of thought leaders and advocates who will lead the group forward in our advocacy work in Wisconsin – you don’t want to miss this!
Crowne Plaza Hotel and Conference Center
$82/night plus tax, if applicable
To reserve your discounted room callÂ 866-424-0835. Ask to book in theÂ InControl WisconsinÂ block.Â Discounted rooms available untilÂ 5/31/2018.
Registration is now open for the 2018 Aging Empowerment Conference! Click here to register. Do you know an older adult that would like to attend? Take advantage of our special offer: buy one registration, bring an older adult for free! Registration: $150 Older Adults, Direct Care Workers: $95 Older Adult Scholarships are available! Apply by emailing your request to Peggy …
Seeking Nominations for 2018 Empowerment Awards! Do you know of an exciting Wisconsin agency, organization, program, practice or service that helps older people increase their independence or their control over their lives or services? InControl Wisconsin is seeking nominations for the 2018 Empowerment Awards! SeeÂ this file for more information.Â Nominations, which can be made by filling out thisÂ online form, are …
Join Us as a Sponsor or Exhibitor! TheÂ 2018 AgingÂ Empowerment Conference: Living a Self-Determined LifeÂ focuses on the interconnected relationship between older adults, their caregivers, and the professionals who support them. Together, weâ€™ll explore ways to advance self-determination as the foundation for providing support while empowering older people to retain control of their lives. Find out more about sponsor and exhibitor opportunities: …