Past Conference themes
2015 Lublin- Pologne
International Conference: ‘’Seniors students’’
2015 Alicante- Spain
International Conference : "U3A, Citizenship and social cohesion"
2014 Foz d´Iguaçu – Brazil
International Conference : "U3A and intergenerational cooperation " /95th Governing Board
2013 Uppsala- Sweden
International Conference : "Equal Opportunities for Senior Citizens" / 93th Governing Board (in french)
2013 Guangzhou- China
International Conference: «Innovant Development of U3A, seniors´ Integration in the society and senior tourism »/ 93th Governing Board
2012 Lisbon- Portugal
international conference :‘’Tourism, Third Age and Universities’’
2012 Londres- UK
Conference ´´ gerontagogy´´ / 91th Governing Board
2012 Lignano- Italy
2010 Saint José- Costa Rica
2006 Reims - France
30 years on: Who are we? What have we achieved? Where are we heading?
2004 Shanghai - China
Continued Learning for Older Persons: Between Tradition and Innovation.
2002 Geneva - Switzerland
Age and experience for the benefit of future generations.
2000 Québec - Canada
The impact of new technology on the elderly.
1998 Schwäbisch-Gmünd -Germany
Learning and the 3rd age. Why & How?
1996 Nantes - France
Dialogue between generations?
1994 Jyväskylä - Finland
Preparing to Age.
1992 Barcelona - Spain
Physical exercise and ageing.
1990 Hull - Canada
Th e U3As, sources of development.
1988 Toulouse - France
In favour of a more humane society.
1987 Warsaw, Poland
Education and Health.
1986 Tournai - Belgium
The U3As in the world, exposition and dialogue.
1984 Neuchatel - Switzerland
Research for and with the elderly.
1983 Riva del Garda - Italie
The decentralisation of U3As, the paths of cultural irrigation.
1982 Nice - France
The role of U3As in modern society.
1981 Madrid - Spain
Culture and the Third Age.
1980 Sherbrooke - Canada
Continuing education and the 3rd age
1979 Nancy - France
Aging well, from the prevention and the study of ageing to the role and educational methods of the 3rd age.
1978 Namur - Belgium
Third age human resources for community service.