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Event Details

WHEN/WHERE

May 8-10, 2014

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

415 Summer St.

Boston, MA 02210

CONTACT

If you have questions about Life@50+, please contact us.

 

Press
Registration

If you are with the media and would like to request media credentials to cover the AARP Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston, please complete and submit the Press Registration form.

Sponsor & Exhibitor
Opportunities

Sponsor or Exhibit at Life@50+

The Life@50+ National Event & Expo offers flexible marketing opportunities for sponsors and exhibitors. Take advantage of every opportunity and showcase your company in Boston!

Registration and Housing are now open for Sponsors and Exhibitors

Register and reserve your exhibitor staff hotel rooms for Boston with our trusted partner, Experient.

Life@50+ Boston
Schedule

events schedule

The 2014 Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston will be three fun-filled days of volunteering, exhibits, world-class entertainment and wide ranging information sessions on topics including travel, health and wellness, personal finance, caregiving and more.

View each day's schedule below. You can also download a printable version of the entire Event Schedule.

 

Registration Day – Wednesday, May 7

11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Shuttle Bus Service

 

12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

Event Day 1 – Thursday, May 8

6:30 a.m. – End of Evening Entertainment

Shuttle Bus Service

 

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

 

7:30 a.m.

Community Day of Service – Kickoff

 

8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Community Day of Service

 

1:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Documentary Day:

 

3:00 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Documentary Day:

 

5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Documentary Day:

  • Gen Silent
    Postscreening Q&A with Stu Maddux, Michael Adams, and Lisa Krinsky

 

1:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Grand Opening

 

7:30 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Film Festival:

Event Day 2 – Friday, May 9

6:30 a.m. – End of Dance Party

Shuttle Bus Service


7:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

 

9:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Opening Show*:

 

11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Health Innovation@50+ LivePitch

 

11:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

 

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

  • Secrets of Success – Women of All Ages ‘Lean In’ to Their Ambitions: Jo Ann Jenkins, Gail Aldrich and a panel of experts

 

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

AARP University Session*:

  • Caring for All - A Multicultural Caregiving Conversation: Lorraine McClenny Wright, Ph.D., Lyda C. Arévalo-Flechas, Ph.D., MSN, Kun Chang, MSW, LCSW

 

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Life Reimagined Life Checkup

 

12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.

AARP University Session:

  • Great Places to Live – The Community of the Future: Nancy LeaMond and Joe Coughlin, Ph.D.

 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Feature Session*:

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

AARP University Session*:

  • A Fair Deal and a Fighting Chance – AARP and You: Rob Romasco and Dan Rea

 

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Film Festival:

 

1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Life Reimagined Life Checkup

 

2:00 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.

AARP University Session:

  • Transitioning to Medicare – What You Need to Know: Debra Whitman, Gerry Smolka, Judy Stein, Lynda Flowers

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Life Reimagined Experience*:

 

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

AARP University Session*:

  • Making the Most out of Every Trip: Kieran Donahue, Andy Stuart, Beth Kinerk, Michele Kish, Greg Staley, Angela Jones (Moderator)

 

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Feature Session*

 

3:30 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Life Reimagined Life Checkup

 

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

  • Pursue Happyness Now – Life Reimagined with Chris Gardner: Chris Gardner

 

4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Film Festival:

 

4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

AARP University Session*:

  • Age Helps – AARP Members Step Forward in Disasters: Lisa Marsh Ryerson and Debra Whitman

 

7:30 p.m.

Dance Party (ticketed event – added cost)

Event Day 3 – Saturday, May 10

7:00 a.m. – End of Concert

Shuttle Bus Service


7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Morning Fitness:

  • Zumba
    Sponsored by: National Association for Continence

 

8:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

 

9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

 

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Feature Session*:

 

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Life Reimagined Life Checkup

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

AARP University Session*:

  • Explore New Possibilities with AARP Membership!: panel of experts

 

11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Film Festival

 

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Life Reimagined Experience*:

 

11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Life Reimagined Life Checkup

 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Session*:

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

AARP University Session*:

  • Aging in America – Boomers on the Brink?: Lisa Marsh Ryerson and Chris Gardner

 

2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups® Film Festival:

 

7:30 p.m.

Evening Entertainment (ticketed event – added cost)

* Session will be presented with realtime captioning.

Life@50+ Boston
Registration & Hotels

Register and book your hotel for Life@50+ in Boston using any of these options:

Ticket Costs*

AARP Members – $25

Non-members – $35


800-650-6839   

Housing for Life@50+ in Boston is now closed

Hotel reservations can still be made at selected properties. Learn more »

*Non-member registration includes a 1-year AARP membership.

Get Life@50+ Free

Renew your AARP membership for three years by May 4 and get free registration to Life@50+ in Boston. To renew, please call 800-511-6274.

Need Assistance With Registration?

Call 1-800-650-6839 and one of our registration specialists will be happy to assist you with your Life@50+ registration and hotel reservations, or contact us.

 

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