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Preliminary programme

The Hague 2019

Wednesday, 23 October 2019

09.00-12.00

AE Board Meeting

INTERDEM Meeting

14.00-17.00

AE AGM

INTERDEM Meeting

18.00-18.30

Opening ceremony

  • Iva Holmerová, Chairperson, Alzheimer Europe
  • Gerjoke Wilmink, Executive Director, Alzheimer Nederland
  • Myrra Vernooij-Dassen, Chairperson, INTERDEM
  • Representatives of Dutch authorities, person with dementia from the Netherlands or EWGPWD

18.30-19.00

Keynote lecture: Marjolein de Vugt (Netherlands): Making valuable connections: eHealth as effective support for family caregivers

19.00-20.30

Welcome Reception

Thursday, 24 October 2019

08.30-10.00

Plenary session: Making valuable connections

10.00-10.30

Coffee break and poster exhibition

10.30-12.00

Parallel Sessions on:

  • Alzheimer Nederland: Young onset dementia     
  • Memory clinics and centres       
  • Needs and experiences of people with dementia and their carers I
  • INTERDEM: Training and education of care professionals
  • NEURONET     
  • Awareness and policy campaigns         
  • Technology      
  • Socio-economic aspects of dementia

12.00-14.00

Lunch

12.15-13.15

Special Symposia:

  • European Working Group of People with Dementia
  • Data sharing in dementia research
  •  Alzheimer Nederland: Alzheimer café on hospital care and dementia

Quick Oral Presentations

14.00-15.30

Parallel Sessions on:

  • Alzheimer Nederland: Social innovation 
  • Post-diagnostic support
  • Needs and experiences of people with II dementia and their carers
  • INTERDEM: Care and services 
  • NEURONET     
  • (Inter)National dementia strategies        
  • Risk factors and dementia  
  • Psychosocial interventions I

15.30-16.00

Coffee break and poster exhibition

16.00-17.30

Plenary session: Technology and e-health

Friday, 25 October 2019

08.30-10.00

Plenary session: Making our societies more dementia inclusive

10.00-10.30

Coffee break and poster exhibition

10.30-12.00

Parallel sessions on:

  • Alzheimer Nederland: Technology and e-health  
  • Inclusion of people with dementia          
  • Young onset dementia  
  • INTERDEM: Needs and experiences of people with dementia and their carers     
  • NEURONET     
  • Acute and hospital care
  • Home and residential care I  
  • Psychosocial interventions II

12.00-14.00

Lunch

12.45-13.45

Sponsored symposia:

  • Clinical Trials in AD (Janssen)
  • Alzheimer Nederland: Innovations in care in the Netherlands

Quick Oral Presentations

14.00-15.30

Parallel sessions on:

  • Alzheimer Nederland: Patient involvement in research and policy
  • Connecting with minority groups
  • Meaningful day-time activities and respite          
  • INTERDEM: Technology           
  • NEURONET     
  • Legal and ethical issues
  • Home and residential care II    
  • Training and education of care professionals

15.30-16.00

Coffee break and poster exhibition

16.00-17.00

Plenary session: How can research lead to better prevention?

17.00-17.30

Closing Ceremony

  • Keynote lecture: Debby Gerritsen (Netherlands): Empowerment and wellbeing among people with dementia

Closing comments and farewell by

  • Welcome to the 30th Alzheimer Europe Conference in Bucharest, Romania
  • Iva Holmerová, Chairperson, Alzheimer Europe
  • Gerjoke Wilmink, Executive Director, Alzheimer Nederland

 

 
 

Last Updated: Monday 19 August 2019

 

 
  • Acknowledgements

    The 29th AE Conference in The Hague received funding under an operating grant from the European Union’s Health Programme (2014-2020). Alzheimer Europe and Alzheimer Nederlands gratefully acknowledge the support of all conference sponsors.
  • European Union
  • Roche
 
 

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