Lecture Series: Demography Today with Serguei Scherbov
As part of the Demography Today lecture series, Serguei Scherbov (Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital, IIASA, VID, WU) will be giving a talk on "Remeasuring ageing: Are the 40s really the new 30s?"
The Demography Today lecture series aims to promote and communicate scientific work on demography through the dissemination of research and the training of specialists in issues related to demography, Big Data, longitudinal records and health, while informing society, in an accessible way, about issues currently in the foreground of scientific and political debate, such as the limits to longevity, pension systems, aging, emerging diseases, migration and low fertility.
This lecture series enjoys the exclusive support of the BBVA Foundation and has been co-organized with the Spanish National Research Council and the LONGPOP project (Methodologies and Data Mining Techniques for the Analysis of Big Data based on Longitudinal Population and Epidemiological Registers).The LONGPOP project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation program under a Marie Sklodowska-Curie grant.
All lectures are available for viewing on the interactive platform: www.demografia.tv
The lecture series also forms part of the Postgraduate Courses run by the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC).
Information and contact:
e-mail: demografia [at] cchs.csic.es
Tel: (34) 91 602 2403
(34) 91 602 2782
Director of series: Diego Ramiro Fariñas