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Event Details

WHEN/WHERE

May 8-10, 2014

Boston Convention & Exhibition Center

415 Summer St.

Boston, MA 02210

CONTACT

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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
Speakers

The following celebrities and experts will be on stage to inform, entertain and engage with attendees at Life@50+ in Boston. Check back often ... More speakers will be added soon!

Carlos Arredondo appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Carlos Arredondo

Friday, May 9, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • Peace activist
  • Red Cross volunteer
Jeff Bauman appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Jeff Bauman

Friday, May 9, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • American hero
  • Beacon of hope, strength and resilience
James Brown

James "JB" Brown

Friday, May 9, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Samantha Brown, AARP Travel Expert

Samantha Brown

Saturday, May 10, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Laura Bush, 2013 AARP Life@50+ Boston Speaker

Laura Bush

Friday, May 9, 9:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Former First Lady
  • Best-selling author of her memoir, Spoken from the Heart
Jean Chatzky, AARP expert on money

Jean Chatzky

Friday, May 9, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

David Eisenberg appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

David Eisenberg, M.D.

Friday, May 9, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • Founder of Healthy Kitchens/Healthy Lives
  • Associate professor of nutrition at the Harvard School of Public Health
Mike Eruzione appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Mike Eruzione

Friday, May 9, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • 1980 Winter Olympics hockey gold medalist
  • Boston University director of development for athletics
Emilio Estefan, Life Reimagined ambassador for AARP

Emilio Estefan

Saturday, May 10, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Chris Gardner

Chris Gardner

Friday, May 9, 4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Whoopi Goldberg - AARP Fall 2013 Life@50+ speaker

Whoopi Goldberg

Saturday, May 10, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

  • Award-winning actor and comedian
  • Co-host of ABC's The View
Steven Grogan appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Steve Grogan

Friday, May 9, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Former New England Patriots quarterback
  • 1995 Patriots Hall of Fame inductee

Mollie Katzen appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Mollie Katzen

Friday, May 9, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • Best-selling author of Moosewood Cookbook
  • 2007 James Beard Cookbook Hall of Fame inductee
Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri, The Kitchen Cousins, appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston. (Photo courtesy of The Kitchen Cousins)

The Kitchen Cousins

Saturday, May 10, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • They are Anthony Carrino and John Colaneri
  • Co-hosts of HGTV's Kitchen Cousins, Cousins on Call and Cousins Undercover
Portrait of Richard Leider

Richard Leider

Friday, May 9, 1:00 p.m. – 2:0 p.m., 3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

  • Co-author of Life Reimagined: Discovering Your New Life Possibilities

Jay Leno

Saturday, May 10, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

  • Renowned comedian
  • Former host of The Tonight Show with
    Jay Leno
AARP has hired Dan Marino to be a men's health and fitness expert

Dan Marino

Thursday, May 8, 7:30 a.m.

Soledad O'Brien appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Soledad O'Brien

Friday, May 9, 9:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Friday, May 9, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, May 10, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • Award-winning journalist and news anchor

Captain Richard Phillips

Saturday, May 10, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • Former captain of the Maersk Alabama
  • Author of A Captain’s Duty: Somali Pirates, Navy SEALs, and Dangerous Days at Sea
Barbara Pierce Bush, 2013 AARP Life@50+ Boston Speaker

Barbara Pierce Bush

Friday, May 9, 9:15 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • CEO and co-founder of Global Health Corps
  • Former First Daughter
Dan Rea appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Dan Rea

Friday, May 9, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • Award-winning Boston journalist
  • Host of NightSide on WBZ NewsRadio 1030
Linda Ronstadt appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston. (Photo courtesy of Linda Ronstadt)

Linda Ronstadt

Friday, May 9, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • 10-time Grammy Award-winning vocalist
  • Best-selling author of her autobiography, Simple Dreams, A Musical Memoir
Bill Russell appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Bill Russell

Friday, May 9, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Former Boston Celtics center
  • 5-time NBA Most Valuable Player

Pepper Schwartz, Ph.D.

Friday, May 9, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Luis Tiant appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Luis Tiant

Friday, May 9, 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Former Boston Red Sox pitcher
  • Known as "the Fred Astaire of baseball"

Reed V. Tuckson, M.D. appearing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Boston.

Reed Tuckson, M.D., FACP

Friday, May 9, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • Author of Doctor in the Mirror
  • Managing director of Tuckson Health Connections

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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