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AEA International Conference April 5th–7th 2016


Founded in 1985, the Association for Education and Ageing (AEA) is an international membership organisation, open to all. Its concern is learning in later life. Its aims are to advance knowledge, to improve practice and to contribute to the development of policy. Through AEA, professionals, volunteers, academics, researchers, tutors, policy-makers and older people work together.


Join AEA and enjoy in 2016

• 3 free copies per year of AEA’s Digest of news, views and reviews on learning in later life
• Discount on an annual subscription to the International Journal of Education and Ageing
• Free attendance at Frank Glendenning memorial lecture in Manchester, September 2016
• Priority discounted purchase of AEA publications in 2016-17
• Free attendance at AEA dissemination workshop on international project Wellbeing and Learning in Later Life, June 14 2016, Camden, London
• Discounted attendance at AEA day conference on Memory and Learning in Later Life February 2017, Glasgow

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The AEA is a UK registered educational charity (No. 1050439)


Baroness Sally Greengross, OBE;  Professor Arthur Stock, OBE




The AEA is a UK registered educational charity (No. 1050439)