28-09-2018 - Annual Seminar 2018
Crazy Age - a Seminar on Ageing
Friday 28th of September 2018, 12:00 - 17:00
THE FEDERATION OF FINNISH-BRITISH SOCIETIES
presents, in collaboration with
The BRITISH EMBASSY
The Annual Autumn Seminar
at the British Embassy,
Itäinen Puistotie 17, 00140 Helsinki
||Lunch in the Embassy Residence Conference room
||Opening words by an Embassy representative
||Jane Miller: “Memory. How do young people view old age?”
||Robert Shaw: “Ageing. A personal perspective of a Pharmacist in Research/Industry”
||Hilkka Olkinuora: “Growing up, growing down, growing old, growing human”
||Discussion around the topic
||Closing remarks by Marjut Salminen, Chair of the Federation of Finnish-British Societies
About the speakers:
Jane Miller is a professor emerita from London University Institute of Education. She has written several books and will bring copies of “Crazy Age” to the seminar.
Hilkka Olkinuora is a writer, a pastor, a journalist and a public speaker. Among her latest books are “Parasta ikää”, “Elä ihmeessä” and “Valo on.”
Robert Shaw is a pharmacologist and chemical engineer. He shares his life between Kuopio and Manchester.
Guests will need to book in advance through the Finnbrit website www.finnbrit.fi and bring a photographic ID to gain entry.
The cost, including lunch and coffee/tea is €30
Book by the 15th of September 2018