Topic for Plenary Speakers, Invited Speakers and Submitted Symposium
Topic Code Topic
A Clinical Sciences
B Biological sciences
C Behavioural and social sciences
D Policy, planning and practice
Topic for contribute papers/posters
Topic Code Topic
A Clinical Sciences
B Biological sciences
C Behavioural and social sciences
D Policy, planning and practice
E Gerontechnology
F Other
A. Clinical Sciences

A1. Healthy ageing

A2. Comprehensive geriatric assessment

A3. Cognitive impairment and dementia

A4. Pain assessment and management

A5. Continence

A6. Falls and mobility

A7. Psychiatric disorders

A8. Depression

A9. Osteoporosis and fracture prevention and management

A10. Respiratory disorders

A11. Cardiovascular disease

A12. Cerebrovascular disease

A13. Progressive neurological disorders

A14. Neoplastic diseases in older people

A15. Metabolic syndromes

A16. Diabetes mellitus

A17. Hypertension

A18. Immunisation of older people

A19. Infection in older people

A20. Geriatric oral health

A21. Emergency care for older people

A22. Peri-operative care for older people

A23. Rehabilitation

A24. Medication management

A25. Quality in health care

A26. Quality of life

A27. Effective exercise approaches

A27. Effective exercise approaches

A29. Translating evidence into practice

B. Biological sciences

B1. Biology and new models of ageing

B2. Genetics of longevity and ageing

B3. Mechanisms of ageing and longevity

B4. Biomarkers of ageing

B5. Oxidative stress and ageing

B6. Ageing and metabolism

B7. Decline of adaptive homeostasis, hormesis and proteostasis

B8. Decline of physical and mental resilience

B9. Stem cell and cell therapy of age-related diseases

B10. Mitochondria and ageing

B11. Pharmacogenetics, nutrigenics and ageing

B12. Molecular etiology of age-related disease

B13. Protein aggregation and ageing

B14. Nutritional interventions

B15. Exercise and musculoskeletal factors of ageing

B16. Anti-ageing drug trials

B17. Environmental determinants of ageing

C. Behavioural and social sciences

C1. Family dynamics and mental health

C2. Work and retirement

C3. Learning and education

C4. Gender issues in ageing

C4. Gender issues in ageing

C6. Cognitive impairment processes in ageing

C7. Mental health and well-being

C8. Cognitive impairment and quality of life

C9. Ageing well

C10. Active ageing

C11. Mental health and primary care

C12. Mental health in rural and regional areas

C13. Social engagement and participation

C14. Mental health

C15. Cognitive assessment

C16. Impact of global financial pressures on ageing well

C17. Healthy adaptation to retirement

C18. Stress and ageing

C19. Pastoral care

C20. Spirituality and ageing

C21. Understanding lived experience

C22. Voices of older people (eg. self-help/advocacy)

C23. Everyday lives of older people

D. Policy, planning and practice

D1. Trends of Asia / Oceania ageing

D2. Globalisation and ageing

D3. Care-giving

D4. Aged care

D5. Indigenous elders

D6. Indigenous services

D7. Refugee and migrant elders

D8. Culture and cultural differences

D9. Home and community based service models and outcomes

D10. Ensuring quality care in residential care

D11. Person centred services

D12. Best practice in aged care nursing

D13. Nursing and other workforce issues

D14. Dying well (preparing for natural death at end of life)

D15. Housing for older people

D16. Pension reform and social security

D17. Discrimination on age and gender

D18. Population ageing and social policy

D19. Suicide in older people

D20. Urbanisation and migration

D21. Living to advanced age

D22. Technology adoption

D23. The built environment

D24. Age friendly environments/communities

D25. Working into older age

D26. The mass media and older people

D27. Poverty

D28. Welfare

D29. Homelessness

D30. Family and intergenerational relationships

D31. Abuse and neglect

D32. Impact of global financial pressures on ageing well

D33. Health equity

D34. Longitudinal studies on ageing

D35. Quality in residential care

E. Gerontechnology

E1. Telehealth services and business models

E2. Rehabilitation engineering

E3. ICT applications for life-long learning

E4. Robotic applications in healthcare

E5. Technology applications in long term care

E6. Housing adaptation for older adults

E7. Ambient assisted living

E8. Smart living applications for older adults

E9. Robotic applications for older adults in daily living

E10. ICT for independent living for older adults

E11. Assistive technologies

E12. Age-friendly communication devices

E13. Online social network for the older adults

E14. Socially assistive robots

E15. Mobility aids and assistive devices

E16. Technology for senior drivers

E17. Age-friendly public transportation

E18. Accommodation for senior workers

E19. Voluntary work for the older adults

E20. Fun technologies for the older adults

E21. Senior fitness and sports

E22. Innovations in gerontechnology

E23. AI in gerontechnology

E24. Social impacts of gerontechnology

E25. Entrepreneurships in gerontechnology

E26. Education in gerontechnology

F. Other