Conferences and other events which may be of interest to dementia researchers are advertised on this page. Events with scheduled sessions run by DPUK scientists are also featured.
Wednesday, 05 December 2018
This event will be of interest to researchers working in the fields of dementia, neurodegeneration and informatics.
Preparing for the future: tackling the key challenges facing the UK's longitudinal population studies
Thursday, 06 December 2018, 10am to 4.30pm
CLOSER will host a one-day conference bringing together members of the longitudinal community to discuss the shared challenges they currently face in their work, and identify potential solutions.
Thursday, 15 November 2018
The gut-brain axis in ageing and dementia is a scientific workshop for scientists and clinicians at all career stages. John Gallacher will be speaking on the subject: 'Dementias Platform UK: integrating UK dementia science.' The workshop is followed by a public lecture.
Monday, 29 October 2018 to Wednesday, 31 October 2018
The call for abstracts will close on 30 April 2018. Take advantage of the early bird registration fee until 30 June 2018.
Wednesday, 24 October 2018 to Saturday, 27 October 2018
DPUK will have a presence at this event.
Innovative data science for Alzheimer's research: workshop on 'Deep and Frequent Phenotyping' in neurodegeneration
Tuesday, 09 October 2018 to Thursday, 11 October 2018
DPUK's Data Manager, Dr Sarah Bauermeister, is presenting at this hackathon-style event for data scientists. Attendees will be working with pilot study data in the DPUK Data Portal.
Friday, 20 July 2018 to Thursday, 26 July 2018, 8am - 5pm
The Alzheimer’s Association International Conference is the largest and most influential international meeting dedicated to advancing dementia science. The 2018 conference will be held in Chicago, Illinois.
Thursday, 21 June 2018, 9.30am to 4.30pm
Analysts and data scientists from universities and industry are warmly invited to attend this free one-day seminar. Attendees will discuss opportunities for advancing longitudinal data analysis using DPUK cohort data.
Monday, 14 May 2018 to Tuesday, 15 May 2018
In his talk at the NHS Research and Development Forum, DPUK Director John Gallacher, will discuss one of the DPUK cohort studies – the Caerphilly Prospective Study – and will consider how research practice is changing.
Thursday, 03 May 2018 to Sunday, 06 May 2018
The biennial Cognitive Ageing Conference is the premier conference for presentation of research about ageing and cognition based on experimental cognitive psychology, cognitive neuroscience of ageing, human factors and ergonomics, and longitudinal studies of age-related cognitive change, its correlates, and determinants.
Friday, 06 April 2018, 12pm to 4pm
Attendees will consider how to collect brain tissue at scale. We are keen to encourage individuals representing a range of disciplines to join our discussions which will focus on donor selection criteria, tissue type, and collection and storage requirements you would find most useful.
Tuesday, 20 March 2018 to Wednesday, 21 March 2018
The Alzheimer’s Research UK (ARUK) Conference is heading to London in 2018. Join ARUK at the Queen Elizabeth II Conference Centre to hear the latest findings in dementia research at the UK’s largest dementia research conference.
Thursday, 08 February 2018, 4.30pm to 5.30pm
This free training webinar is targeted at researchers based in industry who are new to the Data Portal and would like to find out more.
Wednesday, 07 February 2018, 2pm to 3pm
This free training webinar is targeted at researchers based in universities who are new to the Data Portal and would like to find out more.
Tuesday, 07 November 2017 to Thursday, 09 November 2017
Now in its 12th year, the UK Dementia Congress brings together the latest ideas and innovations as well as providing a unique forum for professionals, experts and people living with dementia to network, learn and share.
Monday, 02 October 2017 to Wednesday, 04 October 2017
The 27th Alzheimer Europe Conference, organised in collaboration with Deutsche Alzheimer Gesellschaft, will take place in Berlin from 2 to 4 October 2017.
Wednesday, 06 September 2017
Careers event hosted by ARUK Oxford Network Centre and ARUK South West Network Centre.