Presentations and abstracts

Below you can download both abstracts and presentations made in the Oslo conference 10. and 11. june 2010. Titles are shortened, please refer to the abstracts'/presentations' title.

 

Plenary sessions

 

Research Challenges for Older Workers. Professor Juhani Ilmarinen,

Institute of Occupational Health, Finland.

Presentation

 

Welcoming address. State secretary Jan-Erik Støstad, Ministry of Labour, Norway.

Speech

 

Incentives for viable age policies. Senior Research Economist Knut Røed,

Frisch Centre, Norway. 

Presentation

 

Employability Across the Life-Span: Professor Beatrice v.d. Heijden, 

Radboud University Nijmegen the Netherlands.

Presentation

 

Defining public policy for older workers: an ill-defined group. Professor Philip Taylor,

Monash University, Australia.

Presentation

 

Extending Working Life: Problems and prospects for Social and Public Policy.

Professor Chris Phillipson, University of Keele, UK .

Presentation

 

Parallel workshops

Workshop A. Age management and leadership

 

Opening. Reidar Johan Mykletun.

Abstract

 

Managers decision latitude for age management. Reidar Johan Mykletund and Trude Furunes. 

Presentation    Abstract

 

Ageing Workforce Management Program in Vattenfall. Reidar Johan Mykletun.

Presentation    Abstract

 

To Work or not to Work in an Extended Working Life. Kerstin Nilsson.

Abstract

 

The limits of solidarity. Tove Midtsundstad.

Presentation    Abstract

 

The financial crisis and managers' attitudes towards older workers.Per Erik Solem.

Presentation    Abstract       

 

Age Attitudes, Self-Categorization and Emotional Exhaustion. Annet H. de Lange.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Exploring the Survivor-syndrome in an ageing workforce. Susan P Chen.

Abstract

 

Workshop B. Discrimination

 

Ageism and discrimination of older workers in Norway. Per Erik Solem.

Presentation    Abstract                                      

 

Occupational processes and age stereotypes. Libby Brooke.

Presentation   Abstract

 

Abolishing mandatory retirement in the UK and USA. David Lain.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Older Workers as a vulnerable workforce. Malcolm Sargeant.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Workshop C. Lifelong Learning

 

Lifelong learning:The perspective of social partners. Tarja Tikkanen.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Further education in times of demographic change.Victoria Büsch.

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Engaging older workers in lifelong learning. Graham Smith.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Workshop D. Mature age workers and retirement

 

Working after retirement age. A literature review. Tugba Polat.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Re-employment of Older Workers in Singapore. Helen Ko.

Presentation     Abstract

 

Age-related Factors in the Motivation to Work. Dorien Kooij.

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Change and choice the baby boomers key to retirement in 2025. Rhonda Schlaadt.

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Timing of retirement and mortality.Swedish construction workers. Mikael Stattin.

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The resource-based view: a theoretical home for older workers. Helene Mountford.

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Workshop E. Work Environment and health

 

Safety and Health Promotion; taking evidence into practice. Joanne Crawford.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Work ability among senior workers (50+) in a construction company. Einar Jebens.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Senior Taxi drivers in Sao Paulo, Brazil. Ines Monteiro.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Elderly workers in physically demanding jobs: How do they manage? Jon Ingulf Medbø.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Senior employees' working environment in Norway. Tom Sterud.

Presentation

 

Workshop F. Older workers life situation

 

Ageing workers: The jam in the sandwich. Richard Ennals.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Working Late and the Growing Spectre of Uselessness. Philip Taylor.

Abstract

 

The Gendered and Domestic Context for Retirement. Sarah Vickerstaff.

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Age, Unemployment and Mental Health. Philip Taylor.

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Workshop G. Labor market, employment and demographic challenge

 

Ageing and the European Labour Market. Ulrich Schenck.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Best Agers - Baltic Sea region. Roland Kadefors.

Abstract  

 

A three phase perspective on senior policies. Robert Salomon.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Does extra days offcontribute to keeping the seniors at work longer? Kristin Reichborn-Kjennerud.

Presentation    Abstract

 

Workshop H. Collective agreements and sustainable age policies

 

Collective labour agreements offer insufficient support for sustainable participation. Bert Lokhorst.

Presentation 1    Presentation 2   Abstract

 

 

PROGRAM AND SET OF ABSTRACT FOR DOWNLOADING

You can download the complete program here and the complete set of abstracts here.