International Conference on Aging and Disease 2014

Dates: November 1 – 2, 2014
Location: Beijing, China

The 2014 International Conference on Aging and Disease (ICAD 2014) will be held in Beijing International Convention Center, China, on November 1–2, 2014.

ICAD 2014 is one of the leading international conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Aging and Aged-related disease. The purpose of the conference is for the scientists, scholars, and students from the universities and the research institutes all around the world to present ongoing research activities, and hence to foster research relations. This conference provides opportunities for the delegates to exchange new ideas and application experiences face to face, to establish research or business relations and to find global partners for future collaboration. It also serves to foster communication among researchers and practitioners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in fighting aging and aged-related disease.

Themes: Living better and living longer

Session 1: DNA Damage, Telomeres and Disease
Session 2: Stem Cells, Aging and Disease
Session 3: Aging, Metabolism and Disease
Session 4: Aging and Cardiovascular Disease
Session 5: Age-Related Neurodegenerative Disease
Session 6: Genetics, Aging and Disease
Session 7: Aging and Cerebrovascular Disease
Session 8: Aging, Immune and Translation
Session 9: Aging, Protein oxidation and Disease
Session 10: System Aging and Disease
Session 11: Aging Hormone and Disease
Session 12: HIV/AIDS and Aging

BICC is located in the Olympic Village, a flourishing area of Beijing which has a collection of conference centers, businesses, shopping centers and entertainment venues. BICC is right across the street from the center of 2008 Beijing Olympic Games – Beijing National Stadium, known as the “Bird’s Nest,” and the Aquatic Center, known as the “Water Cube.”

BICC has a total of 60,000 square meters and has over 40 conference rooms. It has an Exhibition Hall of 5,000 square meters and 20,000 square meters of office space. This conference hall is equipped with state-of-art auxiliary facilities, simultaneous interpretation system for six languages, projection devices and adjustable lighting system. VIP rooms are also available.