ILC Netherlands is a charitable institution which aims to put aging high on the social and political agenda. ILC Netherlands is supported by Leyden Academy on Vitality and Ageing and Vereniging Aegon, and is a member of the International Longevity Center Global Alliance, an international federation of centers for active and healthy aging.
ILC Netherlands complies with the requirements of the tax service. Gifts of donors and companies are therefor tax deductible and we do not pay taxes on donations and legacies.
– Statutes (Dutch)
– Activity report 2017-2019 (English)
– Financial statements 2018 (Dutch)
– Policy plan 2019 (English)
– Beloningsbeleid (Nederlands)
Ir. Marieke A.E. van der Waal (1965)
Director and secretary
Marieke van der Waal studied Human Nutrition at Wageningen University. After her studies, she researched quality of care for the chronically ill. She continued her career as a program secretary at NWO-Medical Sciences (now ZonMw). In 2002 she became director of the Netherlands Public Health Federation. Since 2008 Marieke has been working on projects for the Diabetes Federation and the Dutch Institute for Healthcare Improvement (CBOG). As of April 1, 2010 she is Director of the Leyden Academy on Vitality and Aging and ILC Netherlands. Marieke is also a member of the supervisory board of the Welfare Foundation Lelystad and Coloriet, a long-term care delivery organisation.
J.P.J. (Joris) Slaets (1953)
Joris Slaets is Professor of Geriatric Medicine and since January 1, 2015, Director of the Leyden Academy. Joris is committed to making changes in healthcare for the vulnerable elderly. Joris is a frequent speaker at conferences and symposia, and has made multiple appearances in Dutch television, radio, print and social media. A listing of scientific contributions can be found here. Joris is a scientific advisor to the Board of Directors associated with the healthcare organisation Espria. He was also one of the project leaders of the National Elderly Programme, Vice-Chairman of the Central Committee Human-based Research and active in diverse commissions among others, the Health Board and the Healthcare Institute, the Netherlands.
Ir. Maarten C. van Veen (1935)
Until 2008, Maarten van Veen was chairman of the Royal Holland Society of Sciences and Humanities. In addition to this, he sat on several boards of companies like ABN-AMRO Holding, Imtech, AKZO Nobel, Corus and the Advisory Committee Programme Economy, Ecology and Technology. He was also member of the board of directors of the Rijn-Schelde Verolme Group, Estel plc and Corus.