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European Innovation Partnership on Active and Healthy Ageing

2nd Conference of Partners: Scaling up for Healthy Growth

25 November 2013, Brussels



Please follow below the links for video extracts and powerpoint presentations, when available. You can also access the whole film of the conference.

Moderator: David Smith, Global Futures and Foresight

9:30 - 10:00 Welcome and Introduction

Introductory remarks by David Smith.

Welcome by Tonio Borg, Member of the European Commission in charge of Health

Welcome by Constantijn Van Oranje-Nassau, Head of Cabinet of Neelie Kroes, Vice-President of the European Commission in charge of Digital Agenda


10:00 - 11:15 Panel session: Social and economic growth and employment

Panel members:

11:15 - 11:45 Coffee break


11:45 Video message by Commissioner Máire Geoghegan-Quinn, Member of the European Commission in charge of Research, Innovation and Science


11:50 - 13:00 Panel session: Scaling up innovations at regional and national level

Panel members:

13:00 - 14:15 Lunch


14:15 - 15:00 EIP AHA first results

Presentation of the first achievements and impact, as well as delivery targets for 2014/2015 by representatives of the Action Groups:


15:00 - 16:15 Panel session: EIP AHA Horizontal Issues

Panel members: Action Group representatives on horizontal topics:



16:15 - 16:20 Next Council Presidency Remarks

Speaker: Christina Papanikolaou, General Secretary, Ministry of Health, Greece


16:20 - 17:05 Conclusion with presentation on next steps and new frontiers

European Commission:


17:05 - 18:00 Cocktail