2013 GGS Annual Conference
"Senior PGAA Tour: Professionals, Gerontologists & Aging
year’s theme is “Senior PGAA Tour: Professionals, Gerontologists &
Aging Advocates”. Through this conference, we hope to bring
together the various disciplines in aging. In addition to the call
for presentations, this year we are soliciting scholarly work for
inclusion in our poster sessions. Poster submissions from all
disciplines and on diverse topics of relevance to aging are
August 12-14, 2013
Georgia Marriott Riverfront
Make your reservations now!
Main Tower - Standard Deluxe Guest Rooms, $115.00
Suites Tower - One Bedroom Suite with Separate Small Living Room
(Limited Availability), $115.00
(3) Want to call and make your reservation? 1-800-868-5354 or
1-706-722-8900 and ask for Reservations. The group name is
Georgia Gerontology Society and the
cutoff date is 7/22/2013
Call for Presentations
Sponsor / Exhibitor Information
Nominate a Deserving Individual for a GGS Award
Six major awards and citations of merit have been
more information on the award descriptions. To fill out a
nomination form click
Deadline for nominations is June 14, 2013
Dr. Katy Fike Announced as 2013 Annual Conference Keynote
Katy Fike, PhD is the
founder of Innovate50, an innovation consultancy and Aging2.0, a
global network of innovators.
She is an entrepreneur, corporate strategist, PhD
gerontologist, former investment
banker (Lehman Brothers), systems engineer and blogger (Tech Savvy
She is a featured senior care expert on Caring.com and a member of
the American Society on Aging’s Council on Services and
Technologies for Maximizing Independence.
Katy earned her doctorate in Gerontology from University of Southern
California and a BS in
Systems Engineering from University of Virginia.
more about Innovate 50+
and Dr. Fike.