VENUE · Cibeles Palace, Madrid.
DAY 1 · Thursday 25th May 2017
- 8:30 - 9:30
- 9:30 - 9:45
WELCOME, by Cristóbal Sánchez Blesa, President of SOLIDARIOS and Rhian Bradley, Chair of Homeshare International
- 9:45 - 10:00
WELCOME TO THE CITY, by Mayor of Madrid, Manuela Carmena, Madrid City Council
- 10:00 - 11:00
The Nan Maitland Memorial Lecture
Intergenerational relationships for older people, by Prof. Malcolm Johnson, President of Homeshare International. Director, International Institute on Health and Ageing, UK
- 11:00 - 11.30
- 11:30- 12:45
Intergenerational legacy: sharing, cooperating and living together. Federico Mayor Zaragoza. President of Fundación Cultura de Paz (foundation that promotes peace) and former Director of UNESCO.
- 12:45 - 13:30
Homesharing: what brings us together and what can we learn from our differences. A dialogue between Europe and the United States. Kirby Dunn, Executive Director of HomeShare Vermont and Claire de Kerautem, Director of 1toit2ages Belguim.
- 13:30 - 15:00
LUNCH with opportunity for networking
- 15:00 - 16:30
WORKSHOP 1 / ROOM 1: Measuring homeshare programme outcomes in a financial way / Giving monetary value to an organisation or a programme. ECRI GROUP of the University of the Basque Country. (Confirmation pending)
- 15:00 - 16:30
WORKSHOP 2 / ROOM 2
Communication and marketing skills: What we talk about when we talk about Homeshare: a revision of the perception of these programmes. Beris Campbell, Director of Homeshare Australia and Rhian Bradley, Chair of Homeshare International
- 15:00 - 16:30
WORKSHOP 3 / ROOM 3
Respect, tolerance and dealing with “difference”. Breaking down intergenerational, intercultural, econonomic, gender, ethnic and other types of barrier. Cross-sectional approach. Claire Morphet, PossAbilities Homeshare, Manchester, UK
- 16:30 - 17:00
Workshops feedback sessions
- 17:00 - 19:30
FREE TIME: Offering cultural experience and city tour for the participants and partners
- 20:30 – 23:00
DAY 2: Friday 26th May 2017
- 9:00 - 9:30
Day 2 Welcome
- 9:30 - 11:30
Eight 30-minute round tables with successful experiences, innovative projects relating to intergenerational issues or healthy and active ageing and other ways of homesharing as a tool for integration and mutual help. Delegates can experience three sessions during the morning.
- Round table 1
Deborah Fox: Building a National Network of Homeshare Schemes. The UK Experience
- Round table 2
Sibel Whitehead: The monetary and economic value of Homeshare
- Round table 3
Jaeson Cho: The Korean experience with Homeshare. Homeshare programmes in Asia
- Round table 4
Beris Campbell: Boosting the development of Homeshare programmes in Australia. An upbeat story
- Round table 5
Gaspar Mayor: Intergenerational Housing in Alicante: Living, growing old and dying with dignity in one´s own household.
- Round table 6
Madrid’s local government (speaker to be confirmed): Elder-friendly cities. A perspective of an inclusive urban development.
- Round table 7
Mariano Sánchez: Strategies to promote research on homesharing. The role of the Homeshare International Research Group
- Round table 8
Community practice as a learning and improvement tool. The experience of the National Homeshare Network in Spain.
- 11:30 - 12:00
- 12:00 - 13:00
The experience of commercial/non-profit collaboration to promote intergenerational Homeshare programmes in the UK. Chris Anderson, Director of Donations of the Lloyds Bank Foundation and Alex Fox, CEO of Shared LivesPlus UK
- 13:00 - 14:00
Experiences of householders and homesharers. TED talks by homesharers and householders.
CLOSING OF THE CONGRESS