8:30 AM - 9:15 AM

Registration and Refreshments

9:15 AM - 9:20 AM

Welcome and Introduction

Professor Alistair Burns, University of Manchester
Professor John O’Brien, University of Cambridge

9:20 AM - 9:50 AM

Keynote Address: Head Injuries in footballers and their relation to dementia

9:50 AM - 10:20 AM

Hearing loss as a modifiable risk factor for dementia

10:20 AM - 10:50 AM

Can lifestyle changes prevent dementia?

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

11:20 AM - 11:50 AM

Young onset dementia

11:50 AM - 12:40 PM

Industry Symposium

12:40 PM - 1:40 PM

Lunch, Exhibition and Networking

1:40 PM - 2:10 PM

Short paper sessions

Breakout session: Technology and dementia

2:10 PM - 2:40 PM

Breakout session: Brain imaging: Which scan to use, when and why?

Short paper session 2

2:40 PM - 3:10 PM

Blood biomarkers for dementia

3:10 PM - 3:30 PM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Vascular factors in dementia and delirium

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Industry symposium

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

Learning disabilities and dementia

5:00 PM - 5:05 PM

Close of day one

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Registration and Refreshments

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Non-pharmacological therapies

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Capacity and helping people stay in control: The Office of the Public Guardian

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Supported Symposium

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Refreshments, Exhibition and Networking

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Novel therapies for treating dementia

12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

Panel discussion: Preclinical dementia – does it exist?

12:45 PM - 1:45 PM

Lunch and exhibition viewing

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

Breakout session: Driving and dementia

Case studies for discussion 1

2:15 PM - 2:45 PM

Breakout session: Nursing and dementia

Case studies for discussion 2

2:45 PM - 3:15 PM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

3:15 PM - 3:45 PM

Supportive care as dementia advances

3:45 PM - 4:15 PM

Supported Symposium

4:15 PM - 4:45 PM

End of life care for dementia patients - combing skills from other areas

4:45 PM - 4:50 PM

Closing comments and end of conference