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£20m centre to enable people with dementia to live in own homes for longer

21 August 2019

A ground-breaking £20m centre will develop technologies to create dementia-friendly ‘Healthy Homes’ and provide insights into how dementia develops.This unique new centre will use a range of approaches - from artificial intelligence a...

Your Apple Watch might one day spot if you’re developing Alzheimer’s

21 August 2019

A feasibility study suggests that data collected from smartphones and digital apps might help speed up the diagnosis of Alzheimer’s disease.Researchers from Apple, Eli Lilly, and health tech startup Evidation Health handed out iPhones, Apple...

International MinD Conference 2019

19 September 2019 - 20 September 2019

Designing with and for People with Dementia: Wellbeing, Empowerment and Happiness is the International Conference 2019 of the MinD Consortium, the DRS Special Interest Group on Behaviour Change and the DRS Special Interest Group on Wellbeing and H...

DementiaLab Conference 2019

21 October 2019 - 22 October 2019

Making Design Work: Engaging with Dementia in ContextThe Dementia Lab is a growing community, established in 2016, that builds forward on a legacy of work done for and with people living with dementia and their surrounding context. In the Dementia...

Alzheimer Europe Conference 2019

23 October 2019 - 25 October 2019

The conference is a great opportunity for dementia experts to meet, learn from one another and share knowledge and experiences. This year we will meet and share experiences under the motto ‘Making valuable connections’. Connectivity is...

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