The biogerontology research foundation announces its strategic support of two longevity-themed summits being held at King’s College London on Nov. 12, 2019
Credit: Longevity International UK and the Longevity AI Consortium
November 6, 2019, London, UK: The Biogerontology Research Foundation announces its strategic support of two landmark upcoming invitation-only Longevity-themed summits: the International Longevity Policy and Governance Summit (morning session, 9:00 – 13:30) organized by Longevity International UK, and the AI for Longevity Summit (afternoon session, 13:30 – 18:30) organized by the Longevity AI Consortium, taking place at King’s College London, UK on November 12th, 2019, and have been organized with the strategic support of Aging Research at King’s (ARK), the Biogerontology Research Foundation, Aging Analytics Agency, Deep Knowledge Analytics and its parent company, Deep Knowledge Group.
The Summits have attracted the interest of major financial corporations, insurance companies, investment banks, pharma and tech corporations, and representatives of international governmental bodies, organisations and embassies, as well as leading media, and will feature presentations and panel discussions from top executives and directors of Prudential, Barclays, HSBC, AXA, L&G, Longevity.Capital (longevity.capital), Longevity Vision Fund, Juvenescence, the All-Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity, the UK Office of AI, NHSx, NVIDIA, Babylon Health, Huawei, Insilico Medicine, Longevity International UK, the Longevity AI Consortium and others.
This landmark one-day event is invitation only, bringing together top leaders in the Longevity industry, government officials, scientists, financial and insurance industry executives. All participants are handpicked and screened. The International Longevity Policy and Governance Summit will focus on the efforts of Longevity-progressive governments to transform the challenge of aging population into the opportunity of Healthy Longevity, with key lessons learned from Japan, Singapore, the Nordics, Switzerland, USA and UK, while the AI for Longevity Summit will aggregate an unprecedented density of frontier knowledge and industry expertise at the intersection of AI, Longevity and Finance, and highlight recent developments in AI for Longevity R&D that are enabling a paradigm shift from treatment to prevention and from traditional healthcare to AI-empowered precision health.
About the Biogerontology Research Foundation
The Biogerontology Research Foundation is the UK’s leading non-profit focused on Longevity, supporting ageing research and multiple initiatives relating to advancing Healthy Longevity and expediting the coming paradigm shift from disease treatment to personalized precision prevention. It was the main initial donor that provided financial and organisational support to Longevity International UK for the purpose of establishing the UK All-Party Parliamentary Group for Longevity. It was also actively involved in the successful initiative of adding a new extension code for “ageing-related diseases” accepted in 2018 by the World Health Organization during the last revisions of its International Classification of Diseases framework.