For the twelfth time the 'Deutscher Seniorentag' will be organized by BAGSO, the German National Association of Senior Citizens’ Organisations, from Monday 28 to Wednesday 30 May 2018 in Dortmund. Festive events and debates with prominent political guests, such as the Federal President, will constitute the star attractions of the 3 days. Visitors can choose from over 110 events and activities to join in. The German Senior Citizens‘ Day is accompanied by the SenNova Exhibition, where the BAGSO associations, other organisations, and firms will provide information and advice related to the topic of ageing. Various Workshops, lectures and panel discussions will include international topics such as the Workshop “Self-Determination and Autonomy - central demands of older persons around the globe” organized by the BAGSO-Secretariat on International Policy.