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Age Wave’s team of highly sought-after keynote presenters have delivered dynamic, informative and inspiring presentations to thousands of organizations and more than two million people worldwide. These customizable, interactive presentations are built upon 30+ years of landmark research, best-selling books, award-winning articles, and insightful, results-driven marketing and communications initiatives. Continually refreshed and updated presentation content reflects the results of our ongoing seminal research and insights. Each program is designed to meet the needs of our clients across diverse industries. For information on our keynote presentation offerings, click on the links below or contact Elyse Pellman at 510-899-4006 or

The New Retirement in the Age of Longevity

With the convergence of rising longevity, the aging of the massive Boomer generation, and widespread financial insecurity, we are already seeing retirement begin to morph. This presentation draws on Age Wave’s most recent cutting-edge research spanning five generations of adults to explore the most pressing questions and concerns in retirement planning today.

Presenters: Ken Dychtwald, Maddy Dychtwald

The Biggest Untapped Market Opportunity – It’s Hiding in Plain Sight!

These dynamic forces are shaping your business; are you prepared?

Men and women over 50 now make up 33% of the total U.S. population and 44% of the adult population but control more than 70% of total wealth.

Presenters: Ken Dychtwald

Breakthroughs at the Tipping Point: The Future of Health, Medicine, Aging and Longevity

Rising longevity and the aging of Boomers worldwide are radically altering both the demographic landscape and every aspect of our personal, social, financial, and political lives.

Presenter: Ken Dychtwald

Ageless Aging: A User’s Guide to Increase Your Healthspan, Brainspan, Wealthspan, and Maybe Even Your Lifespan

The quest for long life has fascinated humans since the beginning of time. Over the last 100 years, life expectancy has skyrocketed from age 47 to nearly 77. While this 30-year “longevity bonus” offers many wonderful opportunities, it also creates enormous challenges. At the center of these concerns is: how do we better match our healthspans and brainspans to our longer lifespans so we can enjoy the many upsides of aging?

Presenter: Maddy Dychtwald

Radical Curiosity for Life

Based on his newly updated book, Radical Curiosity, Dr. Ken Dychtwald reveals in this special presentation the critical importance of maintaining lifelong curiosity in today’s ever-changing world.

Presenter: Ken Dychtwald

The Future is Here: Exploring Breakthroughs in Health, Wellness, and Ageless Aging

With rising longevity and the aging of Boomers worldwide, every aspect of our personal, social, and financial lives will be transformed dramatically. How will these irreversible trends toward increased longevity impact ageism, health and wellness, healthcare, nutrition and how we view our own aging? How can we also ensure that our healthspans, brainspans and even our wealthspans can better match our lifespans?

Presenter: Maddy Dychtwald

Alchemy of Travel: In Search of Peak Experiences

Amidst our high-tech, high-anxiety, and workaholic culture, there is an awakening appreciation for the immeasurable value of great times with friends and loved ones, the satisfaction of continued personal growth, and the excitement of encountering new people, places, and cultures.

Presenter: Ken Dychtwald

The Impact of Longevity on Women and Money

The growing financial power of women is among the most important demographic trends impacting financial services today. The financial services industry, historically catering primarily to men, must find new ways to win the hearts, minds, and wallets of this critical and growing client base.

Presenter: Maddy Dychtwald

The New 50+ Woman & Travel: THE Force to Be Reckoned With

Women 50+ are the fastest growing demographic in the US, with more discretionary income than all other groups. They are also more active, vibrant, and ageless than any generation of older adults in the past. Today’s generations of 50+ women are also at the center of family decision-making for their spouse/partner, children, and parents, especially when it comes to family vacations and celebrations.

Presenter: Maddy Dychtwald