Past World Congresses

IAGG World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics is a major vehicle through which IAGG achieves its objectives. Held every four years. Internationally recognized experts in Gerontology and Geriatrics share their knowledge and experience through plenary presentations, invited symposia, paper and poster sessions. The 20th World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics was held in Seoul, Korea, June 23-27, 2013.

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20th World Congress of Gerontology and Geriatrics

23 Jun 2013 – 27 Jun 2013, Seoul

President: Heung Bong Cha
4289 attendants
86 represented countries

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19th World Congress of Gerontology & Geriatrics

05 Jul 2009 - 09 Jul 2009 Paris

President : B. Forette
5800 attendants
91 represented countries

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18th World Congress of Gerontology

25 Jun 2005 - 29 Jun 2005 Rio de Janeiro

President : R. Maia Guimarães
4000 attendants
63 represented countries

17th World Congress of Gerontology

30 Jun 2001 - 05 Jul 2001 Vancouver

President : G. Gutman
4086 attendants
75 represented countries

16th World Congress of Gerontology

18 Aug 1997 - 22 Aug 1997 Adelaide

President : G. Andrews
2035 attendants
65 represented countries

15th World Congress of Gerontology

03 Jul 1993 - 08 Jul 1993 Budapest

President : E. Beregi
2973 attendants
52 represented countries

14th World Congress of Gerontology

18 Jun 1989 - 22 Jun 1989 Acapulco

President : S. Bravo Williams
2577 attendants
74 represented countries

13th World Congress of Gerontology

11 Jul 1985 - 16 Jul 1985 New York

President : E. Busse
3100 attendants
66 represented countries

12th World Congress of Gerontology

11 Jul 1981 - 16 Jul 1981 Hamburg

President : H. Tomae
1969 attendants
52 represented countries

11th World Congress of Gerontology

19 Aug 1978 - 24 Aug 1978 Tokyo

President : M. Murakami
1842 attendants
45 represented countries

10th World Congress of Gerontology

21 Jun 1975 - 26 Jun 1975 Jerusalem

President : D. Danon
1271 attendants
37 represented countries

9th World Congress of Gerontology

01 Jul 1972 - 06 Jul 1972 Kiev

President : D. Chebotarev
2510 attendants
41 represented countries

8th World Congress of Gerontology

23 Aug 1969 - 28 Aug 1969 Washington

President : N. Shock
1475 attendants
39 represented countries

7th World Congress of Gerontology

25 Jun 1966 - 01 Jul 1966 Vienna

President : W. Doberauer
1817 attendants
44 represented countries

6th World Congress of Gerontology

18 Aug 1997 - 22 Aug 1997 Adelaide

President : T. Geil
1295 attendants
36 represented countries

5th World Congress of Gerontology

06 Aug 1960 - 11 Aug 1960 San Francisco

President : L. Kuplan
499 attendants
31 represented countries

4th World Congress of Gerontology

13 Jul 1957 - 18 Jul 1957 Merano

President : G. Greppi
544 attendants
33 represented countries

3rd World Congress of Gerontology

18 Jul 1954 - 22 Jul 1954 London

President : J. SheldonM
465 attendants
38 represented countries

2nd World Congress of Gerontology

08 Sep 1951 - 13 Sep 1951 St. Louis

President : E. Cowdry
655 attendants
51 represented countries

1st World Congress of Gerontology

09 Jul 1950 - 11 Jul 1950 Liège

President : L. Brull
113 attendants
14 represented countries