【Submission by September 16 (Extended)】The 9th Annual APRU Research Conference on Population Aging 2018

Submission deadline has been extended to September 16!!


“Dementia, Cognition, and Healthy and Productive Aging”


December 7 to 8, 2018


The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

Submission of Papers and Extended Abstracts

The conference welcomes submission of papers or 3-page extended abstracts for paper presentations at the conference. Submissions on all topics related to population aging are welcome, especially on the following topics:

  • Dementia and cognitive function of the elderly, including measurement, determinants, and consequences for work and elderly care
  • Health care and long-term care
  • Extending working lives, pensions, and retirement
  • Elderly well-being, including economic, social, and physical and mental health

Papers and abstracts should be submitted online.
Online Submission

For PhD Students

A special session will be organized for PhD student research presentations. Students can apply for financial support for travel by requesting such support and noting any special circumstances when they submit their papers.
Funds are limited, so students are strongly encouraged to seek other sources of support.

KEY DATES for submissions and notification:

Papers/Extended Abstracts submission deadline (extended)- September 16, 2018
Acceptance notification (extended)- September 30, 2018


Expenses for hotel and meals will be covered by the conference.
Participants are responsible for their own travel expenses other than the above.
Participants from Tohoku University whose abstract is accepted will be provided with travel subsidies by Tohoku University. If your abstract is accepted, please contact us at kokusai-kgrp.tohoku.ac.jp


Official Website


International Exchange Division, Tohoku University
E-mail: kokusai-kgrp.tohoku.ac.jp /Tel: 022-217-5578