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

Professor William Stewart, Honorary Professor, University of Glasgow

9:50 AM - 10:20 AM

10:50 AM - 11:20 AM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

11:50 AM - 12:40 PM

Real life experience from brain health clinics in the UK

Prof Craig Ritchie, Prof Bernadette McGuinness, Dr Ross Dunne, Prof Clare Mackay, Dr Chineze Ivenso & Dr Liz Coulthard
Funded and organised by Biogen

12:40 PM - 1:40 PM

Lunch, Exhibition and Networking

1:45 PM - 2:15 PM

Driving and dementia

Dr Paul Donaghy

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

3:10 PM - 3:30 PM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

4:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Panel discussion : How do we get to a system of effective diagnosis and treatment of AD?

Dr Richard Stefanacci, Professor Claude Wischik, Professor Bjoern Schelter, Dr Sonya Miller & Professor Clive Ballard
Supported by TauRx and GT Diagnostics

4:30 PM - 5:00 PM

5:00 PM - 5:05 PM

Close of day one

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Registration and Refreshments

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

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

Dr Susan Welsh, Consultant Psychiatrist, University of Cambridge

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Evolving Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease: How Can We Work Together

Dr Dennis Chan, Professor Ramin Nilforooshan & Sarah Merriman
Supported by Roche

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Refreshments, Exhibition and Networking

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch and exhibition viewing

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Brain imaging: which scan to use, when and why?, John O’Brien

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Nursing and dementia

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

4:00 PM - 4:15 PM

Closing comments and end of conference



8:30 AM - 9:10 AM

Registration and Refreshments

9:10 AM - 9:15 AM

Welcome and Introduction

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

9:15 AM - 9:45 AM

Opening Plenary: Prevention

9:45 AM - 10:15 AM

Opening Plenary: Research

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Opening Plenary: Lived experience of dementia

10:45 AM - 11:15 AM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

11:15 AM - 11:45 AM

Blood biomarkers for diagnosis

11:45 AM - 12:35 PM

Industry symposium

12:35 PM - 1:30 PM

Lunch, Exhibition and Networking

1:30 PM - 2:00 PM

Progress in understanding young onset dementias from a genetic standpoint

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Driving and dementia: Driverless cars

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Industry symposium

3:00 PM - 3:20 PM

Refreshments and exhibition viewing

3:20 PM - 3:50 PM

Edon initiative: how early might early detection of dementia be possible?

3:50 PM - 4:20 PM

Prospects for novel symptomatic treatments for AD

4:20 PM - 4:50 PM

Clinical trials update

4:50 PM - 6:30 PM

Networking reception and close of day 1

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Registration and Refreshments

9:30 AM - 10:00 AM

Vascular dementia

10:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Lewy body dementia

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Industry symposium

11:00 AM - 11:30 AM

Refreshments, Exhibition and Networking

11:30 AM - 12:00 PM

Technology for supporting people with dementia and carers

12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Panel: Case Studies

1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Lunch and exhibition viewing

2:00 PM - 2:30 PM

Hearing loss and dementia

2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Palliative care

3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Assessment of capacity

3:30 PM - 3:45 PM

Closing comments and end of conference