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Sept. 20-22, 2012

New Orleans Morial

Convention Center

900 Convention Center Blvd.

New Orleans, LA 70130

 

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Life@50+ New Orleans
Schedule

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The 2012 Life@50+ National Event & Expo in New Orleans was three full days of volunteering, exhibits, concerts, and wide ranging information sessions including brain health, travel, relationships, identity theft, wellness and much more.

View each day's schedule below. You can also download a printable version of the entire Event Schedule and review descriptions of the sessions that were presented at the event.

 

Pre-Event Day - Wednesday, Sept. 19

12:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

Event Day 1 - Thursday, Sept. 20

7:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

 

8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

New Orleans Reimagined – Volunteer Day

 

3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

Event Day 2 - Friday, Sept. 21

7:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

 

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Morning Fitness:

 

8:30 a.m.

Opening Show:

 

10:45 a.m.

President Barack Obama (Live, via satellite)

Session is not open to the general public. You must be an AARP member registered for Life@50+ to attend the session.

 

11:30 a.m.

Chairman Paul Ryan (Live, at the New Orleans Convention Center)

Session is not open to the general public. You must be an AARP member registered for Life@50+ to attend the session.

 

11:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

 

12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups®

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Feature Session:

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Sessions:

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

AARP University Session:

 

12:45 p.m. – 2:15 p.m.

Life Reimagined Experience

 

1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Cooking Demonstration

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Feature Session:

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Sessions:

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

AARP University Session:


2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Movies for Grownups®

 

3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Cooking Demonstration

 

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

AARP University Sessions:

 

3:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Feature Session:

5:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Movies for Grownups®

Event Day 3 - Saturday, Sept. 22

7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Morning Fitness

 

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Attendee Registration

 

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Exhibit Hall Open

 

9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Movies for Grownups®

 

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

AARP University Sessions:

 

9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Lifestyle Session:

 

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

AARP University Session:

 

9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

Cooking Demonstration

 

9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Life Reimagined Experience

 

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

Feature Session: Attendees' Choice

 

10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.

Lifestyle Session:

 

10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

Lifestyle Session:

 

11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

AARP University Session:

 

11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Cooking Demonstration

 

12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Feature Session:


12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups®


12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Sessions:

 

12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

AARP University Session:

 

1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Cooking Demonstration

 

2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Feature Session:

 

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

AARP University Sessions:

 

2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Lifestyle Session:

 

3:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Movies for Grownups®

 

7:30 p.m.

Concert:

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