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Oct. 3-5, 2013

Georgia World
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285 A Young Internat'l Blvd.

Atlanta, GA 30313  Map

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Life@50+ Atlanta
Speakers

En español | The following celebrities and experts were on stage to inform, entertain and engage with attendees at Life@50+ in Atlanta.

Mr. Julian Bond will be speaking at the 2013 Life@50+ event in Atlanta.

Julian Bond

Saturday, Oct. 5, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

  • Former chairman of the board of the NAACP
  • Advocate for civil rights and economic justice
James Brown

James "JB" Brown

Friday, Oct. 4, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Samantha Brown, AARP Travel Expert

Samantha Brown

Saturday, Oct. 5, 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.

Sam Chand, D.D., speaking at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta. (Photo courtesy of Sam Chand)

Samuel Chand

Friday, Oct. 4, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

  • Faith leader
  • Author of 11 books
Jean Chatzky, AARP expert on money

Jean Chatzky

Friday, Oct. 4, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Brad Daugherty appearing at the Fall 2013 Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta.

Brad Daugherty

Friday, Oct. 4, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • NASCAR analyst for ESPN
  • 1986 top NBA draft pick for the Cleveland Cavaliers
Vince Dooley speaking at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta. (Photo courtesy of Vince Dooley)

Vince Dooley

Friday, Oct. 4, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

  • Two-time NCAA National Coach of the Year
  • Former head coach and athletic director of the University of Georgia
Emilio Estefan, Life Reimagined ambassador for AARP

Emilio Estefan

Friday, Oct. 4, 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Ray Evernham appearing at the Fall 2013 Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta.

Ray Evernham

Friday, Oct. 4, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • NASCAR analyst for ESPN
  • CEO of Ray Evernham Enterprises
Chris Gardner

Chris Gardner

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Adam Gazzaley

Adam Gazzaley, M.D., Ph.D.

Friday, Oct. 4, 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

  • Neurologist specializing how brains handle memory, attention and aging
  • University professor
Whoopi Goldberg - AARP Fall 2013 Life@50+ speaker

Whoopi Goldberg

Friday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Award-winning actor and comedian
  • Co-host of ABC's The View
Mr. Dick Gregory will be speaking at the 2013 Life@50+ event in Atlanta.

Dick Gregory

Saturday, Oct. 5, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

  • Comedian and author
  • Civil rights activist
Ginger Hildebrand performing at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta. (Photo courtesy of Ginger Hildebrand)

Ginger Hildebrand

Friday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Early American musician
  • Co-founder of the Colonial Music Institute
Saundra Jain, speaker at Life@50+ Atlanta

Saundra Jain

Saturday, Oct. 5, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Licensed professional counselor
  • Executive director of the Mental Aerobics Project
June Kittay leading morning fitness at the Fall 2013 Life@50+ event in Atlanta

June Kittay

Saturday, Oct. 5, 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

  • "Chronologically endowed" fitness coach
  • Author of Tips by Kittay and creator of Emerging thru Movement™
Portrait of Richard Leider

Richard Leider

Friday, Oct. 4, 12:00 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.,
4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Master career counselor
AARP has hired Dan Marino to be a men's health and fitness expert

Dan Marino

Thursday, Oct. 3, 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Pastor Debra Morton speaking at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta. (Photo by Hasselblad)

Debra Morton, D.Min.

Friday, Oct. 4, 12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m.

  • Senior pastor of Greater St. Stephen Full Gospel Baptist Church in New Orleans
  • General overseer of Daughters of the Promise
Life@50+ Martina-Navratilova

Martina Navratilova

Saturday, Oct. 5, 7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.

Paul Nussbaum, M.D., speaking at the Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta. (Photo courtesy of Paul Nussbaum)

Paul Nussbaum, Ph.D., ABPP

Saturday, Oct. 5, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • Author of Save Your Brain
  • President and founder of the Brain Health Center
Diana Nyad, AARP Atlanta (Photo courtesy of Diana Nyad)

Diana Nyad

Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

  • World record-holding long-distance swimmer
  • Sports broadcaster and author
Jane Pauley, speaker at Life@50+ Las Vegas 2013

Jane Pauley

Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Tyler Perry, speaker for Life@50+ 2013 in Atlanta

Tyler Perry

Friday, Oct. 4, 9:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.

  • Award-winning writer, producer and actor
  • Civil rights advocate
Dr. Pepper Schwartz

Pepper Schwartz, Ph.D.

Friday, Oct. 4, 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.

Life@50+ Atlanta: Dr. Craig Smith

Craig Smith, M.D.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

  • Board-certified urologist
  • Expert in the treatment of Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (BPH)
Janet Taylor appearing at the Fall 2013 Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta.

Janet Taylor, M.D.

Friday, Oct. 4, 2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.

  • Consumer health strategist
  • Certified life coach
Dr. Reed Tuckson, speaker at AARP Life@50+ event, Las Vegas, Nevada

Reed Tuckson, M.D., FACP

Friday, Oct. 4, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.

  • Author of Doctor in the Mirror
  • Managing director of Tuckson Health Connections
Alan Webber appearing at the Fall 2013 Life@50+ National Event & Expo in Atlanta.

Alan Webber

Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

  • Cofounder of Fast Company
Andrew Young

Andrew Young

Saturday, Oct. 5, 9:30 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.

  • Former mayor of Atlanta
  • Advocate for civil and human rights

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