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Vital Aging 2019 — Registration is now open!

Vital Aging 2019 will be held on Wednesday, June 19. Doors open at 8:00 for Sign-in. Program runs from 9 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.

This year's theme, "Live Well to Age Well," will cover a variety of topics that will empower older adults to live healthy, safe, and thriving lives! Sessions will include discussions on community involvement, fitness, brain health, caregiving, and more! The keynote speaker is Marilu Henner, the New York Times best-selling author, actress, producer, and long-time advocate for healthier living.

Marilu Henner

There will be two locations: the main event site at the San Diego Convention Center (downtown) and the California Center for the Arts, Escondido. Each site will include breakout sessions, resources, and opportunities for participants to meet with local exhibitors.

Please read before registering:

This year, for those who elect to attend our main event site at the San Diego Convention Center, there are two parking options:

Parking in a garage under the San Diego Convention Center for $5. We will send additional details to attendees approximately one week prior to the event.

FREE Park and Ride using the trolley, courtesy of San Diego Metropolitan Transit System (MTS).  Free parking will be available to attendees at SDCCU Stadium (formerly Qualcomm Stadium), on Friars Road. You may park at the stadium parking lot and take the trolley for FREE directly to/from the Convention Center. Volunteers will be available to provide attendees with a complimentary day pass and will accompany them on the trolley to the convention center. We will send additional details approximately one week prior to the event.  To use this option, please be sure to select free park and ride during registration.

For those who plan to attend the Escondido site, free parking is available at the site. We will send additional details to attendees approximately one week prior to the event.

Spanish translation is available at the Escondido site only. If you are interested in Spanish translation, please register via phone.

Register Now! To register, please call Sharp at 1-800-827-4277 or click here to register online.

Registration Flyer (PDF)

Event Details for Registered Participants

Main Event Site/San Diego Convention Center: If you have already registered for the main event site, please click here for detailed event information (e.g., program overview, driving directions, parking information, Park & Ride details, etc.)

Escondido Site: If you have already registered for the Escondido site, please click here for detailed event information (e.g., program overview, driving directions, parking information, etc.)

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