Frequently Asked Questions
What is the Art & Science of Aging Conference?
It is an interdisciplinary forum featuring research on aging topics and best practices in working with and for the older adult. Each year a theme on a timely topic is featured.
What is the the date of this year's Art & Science of Aging Conference?
This year the conference will be held on February 19th, 2016.
Where is the conference held?
GVSU Richard M. DeVos Center, 401 W. Fulton St, Grand Rapids, MI 49504.
How Do I Register?
Professionals may earn up to 5 continuing education units during this conference. There is an additional $15.00 fee for these units that can be paid with your registration fee.
Is Parking Available?
Free parking is available in the Fulton Conference Parking Lot, located off of Fulton Street, across from the Eberhard Center. GVSU’s Public Safety Dept will provide a shuttle to transport attendees from the parking lot to the conference. If you park in any other lots, this service may not be available to you.
Is Lunch Provided?
As part of the registration fee for the conference, a lunch will be provided. A variety of options are available for vegetarians and meat eaters alike. We encourage participants to stay on-site for the lunch break to mingle, network, or check out the sponsor's resource tables. Student research poster sessions will also be displayed before and during the lunch break, located in the hallway adjacent to the Hager-Lubbers Exhibition Hall.
If you choose to leave the conference for lunch, here are a few options available to you:
Starbucks - Building C of the DeVos Center
Plaza Café - Building C of the DeVos Center
Burger King - behind the DeVos Center on Lake Michigan Dr.
Big Boy - across the street from the DeVos Center on Lake Michigan Dr.
Ferris Nut & Coffee Café - on Winter Street across from the YMCA
Adobe - Fulton Street west of Winter Ave
Any Additional Questions?
Feel free to contact us by email: email@example.com or phone: 616-331-6641.
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