Q2 — 2017 :
Chapter 01
The Business of Longevity, Advances in Housing Design and a Revolution in Transportation
How Boomers Will Change Aging and How Aging Will Change Them
Ken Dychtwald
October 13, 2016

Ken Dychtwald, president and CEO of Age Wave and member of the Center for the Future of Aging advisory board, delivered a keynote speech on the changing face of retirement at the 2016 National Investment Center for Seniors Housing & Care (NIC) fall conference. His audience was an elite group of real estate developers and investors specializing in senior living communities. In his talk -- "How the Boomers Will Transform Aging and How Aging Will Transform Them" -- Dychtwald explained that post-career adults increasingly prefer “flex-retirement,” a mix of work and leisure – which greatly influences their expectations of a retirement community. In a follow-up interview with Robert G. Kramer, CEO of NIC, Dychtwald underlined the importance seniors place on peace of mind and social connection. Says Dychtwald, “Connection is a kind of vitality …”

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