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 María Soledad Frías Martín (General Director of the Area for Older People at the local government of Madrid)
- 10:00 - 10:45
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
- 10:45 - 11.15
- 11:15- 12:15
Congress opening conference by Enrique Barón Crespo, President of the International Yehudi Menuhin Foundation and former President of the European Parliament.
- 12:15 - 13:00
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.
Announcement of the Next World Homeshare Congress and closing of morning session.
- 13:30 - 15:00
LUNCH with opportunity for networking
- 15:00 - 16:30
WORKSHOP 1 / ROOM 1: How to give economic value to the social value of an intergenerational scheme. Leire San José. ECRI Group of the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU) and GEAccounting.
- 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
Closure of session
- 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
ARRIVAL OF PARTICIPANTS
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 and Heather Nielsen: Building a National Network of Homeshare Schemes. The UK Experience
- Round table 2
Sibel Whitehead and Zaira de Novellis: The monetary and economic value of Homeshare
- Round table 3
Jae Soon 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
Pilar Serrano (Madrid’s local government): Madrid, an Age-friendly city.
- Round table 7
Mariano Sánchez: Strategies to promote research on homesharing. The role of the Homeshare International Research Group
- Round table 8
Marcos Böcker (SOLIDARIOS para el Desarrollo). Keys to the growth of intergenerational programmes.
- 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
Antonella Broglia. Homesharing: the protagonists speak about their experience
CLOSING OF THE CONGRESS