Preconference: Technology and Dementia
Saturday, July 13, 2019
9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Los Angeles, USA
Technology and Dementia, a preconference to the Alzheimer’s Association International Conference® (AAIC®), will convene researchers using technological-based research, including mobile technology, home-based technology and social networking, to apply innovative study design and potential solutions to Alzheimer’s disease and other dementia research. The program consists of invited speakers as well as oral and poster presentations from submitted abstracts.
This preconference was organized by the ISTAART Technology and Dementia PIA.
An agenda will be posted closer to the start of AAIC.
The ISTAART Technology PIA Business Meeting will take place immediately following the Technology and Dementia preconference at 5 p.m.
Researchers invested in the development and validation of technological resources for individuals affected by dementia.
The abstract submission process has closed.
Technology and Dementia is a preconference to AAIC 2019. Preconferences come with separate registration fees in addition to AAIC full conference registration. Preconferences can also be purchased as stand-alone events. Registration for this preconference opened in February.
The Alzheimer's Association International Society to Advance Alzheimer's Research and Treatment (ISTAART) is a professional society for individuals interested in Alzheimer's and dementia science — including scientists, physicians and other professionals involved in the causes and treatments of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
ISTAART membership makes AAIC even better: Receive discounted registration, participate in Professional Interest Areas (PIAs), attend PIA Day scientific sessions before AAIC begins and get access to exclusive members-only scientific and networking events. Members also receive ongoing benefits throughout the year, including an online monthly subscription to Alzheimer's & Dementia®: The Journal of the Alzheimer's Association, free online access to Neurobiology of Aging, access to an online career center, monthly e-newsletters, networking forums and extended LOI deadlines for the Alzheimer's Association International Research Grant Program.
Learn more and join ISTAART online. New members can also join ISTAART during AAIC registration: Select “ISTAART Membership + AAIC Registration” as the AAIC registration category to purchase one year of ISTAART membership in addition to AAIC registration at the member rate.