Alzheimer Scotland's Annual Conference took place on World Alzheimer's Day - Tuesday 21 September 2021. The event is was held digitally and was streamed via the EICC.
The theme of this year's conference was 'Moving forward together - what matters to people with dementia, families, carers and practitioners, now and in the future'.
The day included a keynote presentation from our Chief Executive Henry Simmons, followed by Scotland's Dementia Awards and then a panel discussion with the Minister for Mental Wellbeing and Social Care, Kevin Stewart MSP and Scotland's National Clinical Director, Professor Jason Leitch. There were also presentations on drug discovery & research, brain health & prevention, as well as the formal launch of the UK's first Virtual Resource Centre and a very popular Doggy Bingo session.
All the sessions on the day were recorded for access post-event and are available below.