MinD 2019 Programme

Thursday 19 September 2019
09:00-10:00Registration, Coffee & Tea
10:00-11:00Opening + Lived Experience Keynote #1 Chris Roberts, UK (European Working Group of People with Dementia) From the point of view of those affected
11:15-12:35R.1 - Co-designingR.2 - Wellbeing and play
14:00-15:00W.1 - Dementia-friendly public spaceW.2 - Smart materials for wellbeing
15.10-16:00R.3 - Dementia care centres and architectureR.4 - Sensory design for dementia
16:30-17:30Keynote #2 Helma van Rijn (TU Delft, The Netherlands) How to Understand and Design for the Needs of Users when they are "Difficult-to-Reach"
19:00-23:00Conference dinner
Friday 20 September 2019
09:00-10:00Registration, Coffee & Tea
10:00-11:00Keynote #3 Natalie Marchant (University College London, UK) Mindfulness and its Relevance to Cognitive Decline and Dementia
11:15-12:35R.5 - Ethics, evaluation and prevention R.6 - Awareness and storytelling
14:00-15:00W.3 - Co-design IW.4 - Co-design IIW.5 - Co-design III
15:15-16:00Closing Panel
16:00Snacks & Networking