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Programme 1st Healthwise Lustrum Conference - Man Made Blue Zones: Healthy Ageing Together

9:00

Registration, coffee & tea

9:30

Welcome
Peter den Oudsten (Mayor of Groningen)
Prof. dr. Herman de Jong (Dean Faculty of Economics and Business & Professor of Economic History, University of Groningen)

9:45

Keynote 1: Man Made Blue Zone?
Michel Poulain (Senior Researcher & first to discover Blue Zones)

10:30

Reflection: How did the situation in Northern Netherlands arise?
Jan Dirk Gardenier (Director and owner of Research and Consultancy Bureau CAB)

11:00

Break

11:15

Short reflections

a. Physical activity  
Prof. dr. Koen Lemmink (Professor Sports, Performance and Innovation & Head of Center Human Movement Sciences, University of Groningen)

b. Healthy diets  
Prof. dr. Gerjan Navis (Professor Nefrology, University Medical Center Groningen)

c. Social engagement
Coen van de Steeg (Founder of WeHelpen)

d. Life purpose
Dr. Katherine Stroebe (Associate Professor, Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences, University of Groningen
)

e. Healthy living environment
Prof. dr. Cor Wagenaar (Honorary professor Health and the City, Faculty of Arts, University of Groningen)

12:30

Lunch

13:30

Workshops: Man Made Blue Zone! | Public policy angle: bringing science and practice together

Session 1: Physical activity
Moderator: Prof. dr. Koen Lemmink (Professor Sports, Performance and Innovation & Head of Center Human Movement Sciences, University of Groningen)

Session 2: Healthy diets
Moderator: Prof. dr. Gerjan Navis (Professor Nefrology, University Medical Center Groningen)

Session 3: Social engagement
Moderator: Coen van de Steeg (Founder of WeHelpen)

Session 4: Life purpose
Moderator: Dr. Katherine Stroebe (Associate Professor, Faculty of Behavioural and Social Sciences, University of Groningen )

Session 5a: Healthy living environment (health inequalities)
Moderator: Prof. dr. ir. Kees Ahaus (Professor Healthcare Management & Director of Centre of Expertise Healthwise, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen )

Session 5b: Healthy living environment (the built environment)
Moderator: Prof. dr. Cor Wagenaar (Honorary professor Health and the City, Faculty of Arts, University of Groningen)

14:30

Break

14:45

Keynote 2: Man Made Blue Zone!
Prof. dr. ir. Koert van Ittersum (Professor of Marketing and Consumer Well-Being & Mgmt. Centre of Expertise Healthwise , Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen)

15:30

Reflection: Local reflection on what can be done
Wethouder Mattias Gijsbertsen (Gemeente Groningen)

16:00

Plenary discussion: Man Made Blue Zone - Effective?
Dr. Jochen Mierau (Associate
Professor, Mgmt. Centre of Expertise Healthwise, Founder Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health, Faculty of Economics and Business, University of Groningen)
Michel Poulain (Senior Researcher & first to discover Blue Zones)

16:45

Closing

17:00 Drinks

This conference is organised in collaboration with Healthy Ageing Network Northern Netherlands (HANNN), Rabobank, Gemeente Groningen, SOM, and the Aletta Jacobs School of Public Health.

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