Support Keiro’s work to improve the quality of life for older adults in Our Community.
The Westin Long Beach333 E. Ocean Blvd. Long Beach, CA 90802
Keiro is looking toward the future of aging and its unique impact on the Japanese American and Japanese community of Southern California. Join us for a fun and informative one-day conference bringing together, wellness, technology, and aging trends impacting all of us!
Registrations close next Friday, September 20, 2019. Register Today!
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8:00 AM Registration Opens9:00 AM Opening Remarks9:10-10:10 AM Keynote Speaker #1 (Dr. Candice Hall)10:20-11:20 AM Morning Breakout Session (Track 1-3 Morning Speaker) 11:30-12:50 PM Lunch11:50-12:50 PM Keynote Speaker #2 (Tracey Doi)1:00-2:30 PM Afternoon Breakout Panel (Track 1-3 Panelists)2:40-3:00 PM Closing Remarks3:00-4:00 PM Innovation Fair
Alzheimer’s disease has multiple stages and a variety of mechanisms that contribute to the disease’s progression. Learn about functional medicine’s approach to cognitive decline and early-stage Alzheimer’s disease, including some of the latest research and science behind it.
Candice Hall, DCOwner and CEO, Next Advanced Medicine Dr Hall is an author, speaker, practitioner, and authority on functional medicine. She is the founder of Next Advanced Medicine, a functional medicine practice in Orange County, CA. She educates hundreds of people suffering from chronic disease each month through free information seminars on how to find the root cause of disease. Dr. Hall has 18 years of postdoctoral training in functional medicine and clinical nutrition, including training in the area of cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease.
Mobility goes beyond cars, even in a region like Southern California. When you’re free to move, anything is possible. Explore the newest innovations and products that address mobility challenges for everyone, including personal robotics, automated driving, and mobility as a service. Together we can create better ways to move across town or across the room.
Tracey DoiChief Financial Officer, Toyota Motor North America
Tracey Doi serves as Chief Financial Officer for TOYOTA Motor North America responsible for accounting, finance, corporate strategy, and planning. Tracey is a change agent skilled in major transformation and continuously drives opportunities to increase competitiveness. She serves as an independent director for City National Bank and on the boards of the Japanese American National Museum, and National Asian American Pacific Islander Chamber of Commerce. Tracey has been recognized three consecutive times by Automotive News as one of the Top 100 Women in the automotive industry.
Douglas MooreDirector Technology for Human Support, Toyota Motor North America
Douglas Moore is Director of Technology for Human Support Group for Toyota Motor North America, where he focuses on applying new technology solutions and robotics to enrich lives and advance the freedom of mobility to more people. Combining his mechanical and computer science background, Doug has been working on cutting-edge robotics and technology for more than 15 years.
This year attendees can select one of three tracks. Each track features a morning speaker and an afternoon panel discussion with a facilitator. For full explanation of all sessions and speaker bios, click here.
TRACK ONE: Aging at Home97% of older adults prefer to age at home rather than in a nursing home. This track will discuss innovations that have the potential to enhance our ability to age confidently in the community for many years to come.
Morning SpeakerDavis Park, Executive Director, Center for Innovation and Wellbeing, Front Porch
Afternoon Panel ModeratorRich DeMuro, Emmy Award Winning Tech Reporter, KTLA-TVAfternoon panelistsBrian Shulman, Director of Business Development, Intuition RoboticsJennifer Field Piette, Founder & CEO, Narrative FoodJoey Neal, Vice President, Product, Hero
TRACK TWO: Social ConnectionsSocial isolation can be as dangerous to your health as smoking 15 cigarettes a day, and older adults are especially at risk of becoming socially isolated. In this track, explore how to build stronger, healthier social relationships that will not only be better for your health, but also may enrich your life.
Morning Speaker and Afternoon Panel FacilitatorMaureen Feldman, Director, Social Isolation Impact Project, The Motion Picture Television Fund and Assistant Adjunct Professor, Los Angeles Pierce College
Afternoon panelistsCharly Lester, Founder & CMO, LumenGary Dorf, AuD, Account Manager, Western Region, Oticon, Inc.Wendi Burkhardt, CEO, Silvernest
TRACK THREE: Whole-Person CareMedical care is incredibly important for us as we age. While we often pursue the medicine that will treat our physical symptoms, there are other factors that can impact our quality of life. This track examines the concept that our life experiences influence both our needs and the choices we make as we age by applying it to our health and wellness.
Morning SpeakerGlen Komatsu, MD, Providence Health & Services
Afternoon Panel FacilitatorDianne Kujubu Belli, MPH, FACHEAfternoon panelistsChuck McCarthy, President, People Walker Jessica Louie, PharmD, CEO & Founder of Clarify Simply Align, Certified KonMari Consultant and Host of The Burnout Doctor Podcast Maggie Moon, MS, RD, Author of The MIND Diet
Register today to secure your spot at our Keiro Symposium!
Registration: $50Sponsorship opportunities are also available. Registration Deadline: September 20, 2019Click here for the sponsorship form.For those who would like to pay by check, please mail the check to the following address by September 27th, 2019 to: Keiro Symposium420 E. Third St. Suite 1000Los Angeles CA 90013
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The Doizaki Family
Kawaguchi-Kihara Memorial Foundation
Jack Kurihara & Carol Inge
Lynn Miyamoto & Kevin Kroeker
Nikkei Senior Gardens
Toyota Motor North America
Umi no Shizuku Fukoidan
Angeles Investment Advisors
FIA Insurance Services, Inc.
Gene & Vickie Kanamori
Gonsaku and Mine Ito Families
Next Advanced Medicine
Community Partner Sponsor
ADS Consulting Group, Inc.
Anaheim Free Methodist Church
Dennis R. Sugino
Go For Broke National Education Center
Japanese American National Museum
Japanese American Optimist Club of Los Angeles
Little Tokyo Service Center
Yamaha Music Centers/Irvine, Laguna & Torrance
Sponsor list as of 9/30/19
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