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Preliminary programme

The Hague 2019

Tuesday, 22 October 2019

09.00-17.00

European Working Group of People with Dementia (EWGPWD)

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
  • Representatives of Dutch authorities, person with dementia from the Netherlands or EWGPWD

18.30-19.00

Keynote lecture

19.00-20.30

Welcome Reception

Thursday, 24 October 2019

08.30-10.00

Plenary session: Making valuable connections – Technology and e-health

10.00-10.30

Coffee break and poster exhibition

10.30-12.00

Parallel Sessions on:

  • Awareness and policy campaigns
  • Early onset dementia
  • Socio-economic aspects of dementia
  • Memory clinics and centres
  • Respite care
  • INTERDEM
  • Alzheimer Nederland
  • Sponsored symposium

12.00-14.00

Lunch

12.15-13.15

Special Symposia: European Working Group of People with Dementia

14.00-15.30

Parallel Sessions on:

  • (Inter)National dementia strategies
  • Legal and ethical issues
  • Risk factors and prevention
  • Post-diagnostic support
  • Volunteers and care in the community
  • INTERDEM
  • Alzheimer Nederland
  • Sponsored symposium

15.30-16.00

Coffee break and poster exhibition

16.00-17.30

Plenary session: Making valuable connections – Better connecting diagnosis and post-diagnostic support

Friday, 25 October 2019

08.30-10.00

Plenary session: Making valuable connections – Making our societies more dementia friendly

10.00-10.30

Coffee break and poster exhibition

10.30-12.00

Parallel sessions on:

  • Inclusion of people with dementia
  • Technology
  • Training and education of care professionals
  • Acute and hospital care
  • Palliative care approaches
  • INTERDEM
  • Alzheimer Nederland
  • Sponsored symposium

12.00-14.00

Lunch

12.45-13.45

Sponsored symposia

14.00-15.30

Parallel sessions on:

  • Connecting with minority groups
  • New housing concepts
  • Needs and experiences of people with dementia and their family caregivers
  • Psychosocial interventions
  • Home and residential care
  • INTERDEM
  • Alzheimer Nederland
  • Sponsored symposium

15.30-16.00

Coffee break and poster exhibition

16.00-17.00

Plenary session: Making valuable connections – How can research lead to better prevention and treatments?

17.00-17.30

Closing Ceremony

  • Keynote lecture

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: Thursday 28 February 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
 
 

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