European Day of Demography

Wednesday, 15 February 2023 (online event).

organized by Population Europe and the Federal Institute for Population Research in collaboration with the European Commission, the European Association for Population Studies, the Associazione Italiana per gli Studi di Popolazione, the British Society for Population Studies, the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Demographie and the Nederlandse Vereniging voor Demografie with the kind support of Förderfonds Wissenschaft in Berlin.

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13:00-14:00 | Panel I

“Data is the new oil”. What we can learn from new data sources about demography

Anne Gauthier, Director of the Generations and Gender Programme (GGP), senior researcher at the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and Professor of Comparative Family Studies at the University of Groningen

Melinda Mills, Director of the Leverhulme Center for Demographic Science, Oxford University

Andy Tatem, Director of WorldPop and Professor at the University of Southampton

Emilio ZagheniExecutive Director of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

14:15-15:15 | Panel II

Challenged populations: The demographics of Eastern Europe under threat

Pavel Grigoriev, Head of Research Group Mortality, Federal Institute for Population Research

Kučera, Professor at the Charles University in Prague

Levchuk, Senior Researcher at the Ptoukha Institute for Demography and Social Studies

Perelli-Harris, Professor of Demography at the University of Southampton

15:30-16:30 | Panel III

Demography and Intergenerational Fairness

Agnieszka Chłoń-Domińczak, Vice Rector for Science and head of the Institute of Statistics and Demography at the Warsaw School of Economics

Albert Esteve, Director of the Centre for Demographic Studies at the Autonomous University of Barcelona

Jane C. Falkingham, Director of the ESRC Centre for Population Change, PI of the ESRC Connecting Generations and Professor of Demography and International Social Policy, University of Southampton.

Wolfgang Lutz, Founding Director of the Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital (IIASA, OeAW, University of Vienna)

18:30-20:00 | Evening Event and Public Debate

We are All Ageing, but Some Age Better Than Others. How We Can Deal With Population Disparities

Annette Baudisch, Director of the Interdisciplinary Centre on Population Dynamics at the University of Southern Denmark

Axel Börsch-SupanDirector of the Munich Institute for the Economics of Ageing and Managing Director of the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe

Juliane Seifert, State Secretary, German Federal Ministry of the Interior and Community (tbc)

C. Katharina Spieß, Director of the Federal Institute for Population Research and Professor of Population Economics at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

Dubravka Šuica, the European Commission Vice-President for Democracy and Demography

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