#IDC2024 early bird registration now open!

15 April, 2024 4 min read

Put yourself among the people who know, in a forum that counts, for a future that matters - IDC2024.
We're so excited to announce that the day has finally arrived! Make sure you secure your seat for the International Dementia Conference 2024: In the Arena.

We've gathered together some of the best and most experienced thinkers, researchers and practitioners from around the world, who will open up discussion about the most pressing topics in the dementia arena, and present the latest ideas in our field.

You'll also hear from people living with dementia and their carers, with important insights from those with lived experience.

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There's never been an International Dementia Conference with a more countries represented onstage, bringing experience and expertise from as far afield as Ireland, the UK, the Netherlands, the US, Taiwan and Uganda.

We can't wait to find out what people have to say about an incredibly diverse range of subjects in such a variety of disciplines - there is truly something for everyone!

This event will also be a chance to nurture the practitioners and thinkers of the future, so we are waiving the registration cost for selected exceptional students and future leaders. If you think this is you, or you know someone who could benefit, find out more on on our bursary page.

Global experts

Our plenary and concurrent speakers come from all over the world and are leaders in their fields, with compelling perspectives and information to share.

We've delved into two of their stories so far in our blog:

We'll share more about other speakers soon - stay tuned!

Tackling the big questionsns

The program has something for everyone.

Our plenary speakers and panels will cover some of the most urgent issues in the dementia field, such as

  • The role of first responders
  • Sexuality in residential aged care
  • Dementia stereotypes in the media
  • Palliative care in an age of voluntary assisted dying

The concurrent sessions will cover a diverse range of disciplines – such as allied health, nursing, academia, research, architects, and family carers – and topics as varied as:

  • younger onset dementia
  • specialist palliative care for people living with dementia
  • supporting LGBT+ and First Nations people with dementia
  • and aged care reforms.


Early bird registration closes 31 May 2024 – don’t miss your chance to save $150 (2-day pass rate).

And remember, attending #IDC2024 can count towards your CPD points – we’ll issue you with a registration certificate as a record. 

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