On December 11th 2013 the G8 Dementia Summit was held in London where world leaders met with Sector experts and those living with Dementia.
The Main topics were:
1. Improving Life and care for people living with Dementia and their carers
2. preventing and Delaying Dementia
3. Social Adaptation to Global Ageing and Dementia
Roger Baumgart CEO of Home Instead Inc followed up the G8 event by participating in a CEOi roundtable discussing ‘Catalyzing the Landmark G8 Commitment’. The CEOi is a global coalition involving leading multi-national corporations and non-profit associations. The aim of the event is to convene academics, industry, public and private sector organisations to drive innovation and progress in the treatments and care for people with Alzheimer’s and dementia. To find out more about Dementia visit https://www.homeinstead.co.uk/eastshropshire/2251.do
You can watch live coverage online at http://dementiachallenge.dh.gov.uk/ and tweet #G8dementia on Twitter