Registration

If you have applied to the Consumer Participation Fund, please do not register. Call 03 9816 5720 before booking registrations.
If you are a person with dementia or a family carer that requires financial assistance to attend, see more information here.

The 17th Alzheimer’s Australia Biennial National Dementia Conference is currently open for online registration. Please read the information carefully before beginning the online registration.

If you need assistance completing this form please contact us on +61 2 9254 5000.

If you are a person with dementia or a family carer that requires financial assistance to attend, please click here to learn more.

Registration Entitlements

Full Registration

Includes full family carer, person with dementia and student rates

  • Attendance at all sessions during the Conference
  • Daily catering including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea
  • Ticket to the Welcome Reception (Wednesday 18 October)

Day Registration

  • Entry to all Conference sessions on the day of your registration
  • Catering including morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea on the day of your registration

Conference Registration Fees

All fees are quoted in Australian dollars ($AUD) and are inclusive of 10% GST (Goods and Services Tax).

Registration Type Standard
Full Registration $1055
Group Registration - Group of four or more from the same organisation* $995
Student Registration** $600

Person Living with Dementia or Family Carers Registration^

$465
Additional exhibitors $495

Single Day Registration

$495
Single Day Registration - Person living with dementia or Care Partner^ $125

A 10% discount will be offered to attendees who also register for the NNIDR Australian Dementia Forum

* Must register all group members at the same time

** Must provide evidence of enrolment in relevant tertiary or TAFE institution

^Professional carers is different to a Family Carers

Pre- Conference Workshop Fees

Workshop Fee
Virtual Dementia Experience™ workshop*** $110
Half Day Workshop | Conference attendee $200
Half Day Workshop | Non-Conference attendee $235
Half Day Workshop | Person Living with Dementia or Family Carers | Conference attendee^ $50
Half Day Workshop | Person Living with Dementia or Family Carers | Non-Conference attendee^ $75
Half Day Workshop | Person Living with Dementia or + a support person | Conference attendee $80
Half Day Workshop | Person Living with Dementia or + a support person | Non-Conference attendee $120
Workshop 3 The Validation Breakthrough - Naomi Feil (6 hour workshop) | Conference attendee $235
Workshop 3 The Validation Breakthrough - Naomi Feil (6 hour workshop) | Non-Conference attendee $275
Workshop 3 The Validation Breakthrough - Naomi Feil (6 hour workshop) | Person Living with Dementia or Family Carers | Conference attendee^ $75
Workshop 3 The Validation Breakthrough - Naomi Feil (6 hour workshop) | Person Living with Dementia or Care Partner | Non-Conference attendee^ $100
Workshop 3 The Validation Breakthrough - Naomi Feil (6 hour workshop) | Person Living with Dementia + a support person | Conference attendee $140
Workshop 3 The Validation Breakthrough - Naomi Feil (6 hour workshop) | Person Living with Dementia + a support person | Non-Conference attendees $220
Elder Rights Advocacy Workshop Half Day Workshop for people living with Dementia, Care Partner and Support Person^^ $20

*** Limited places. Only registered conference attendees can select to attend the workshop

^ Professional carers is different to a Family Carers

^^This Workshop is not open to Healthcare Professionals, only people living with dementia, care partner and support person

If you only want to attend a preconference workshop please use this form.

Method of Payment

Payment of registration fees must accompany all registrations. No registration will be confirmed until payment is received. Payment can be made by the following methods:

Credit card

Visa, MasterCard, American Express and Diners Club.

If you are making a credit card payment from a country outside Australia, for security reasons you must first advise your banking institution of the impending charge and authorise them to allow the charge to Australia to go through. Please note that charges to your credit card will appear as being from "ICMS Australasia Pty Ltd" on your bank statement.

Cheque

Made payable to AAC2017. Payment must be made in Australian dollars and be free of all charges.

Bank Transfer

  • Account name: The 17th Biennial Alzheimer’s Australia National Conference
  • Bank: Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Limited (ANZ)
  • BSB: 012-110
  • Account Number: 4614-42821
  • SWIFT Code: ANZBAU3M
  • Branch: 37 Pitt Street, Sydney NSW 2000

Please include your surname in the transfer and fax or email the transfer receipt (remittance) to the Secretariat: registration@dementia2017.org, +61 (02) 9254 5000.

Registration Cancellation Policy

Deadline: Friday 18 August 2017

Cancellations must be made in writing to the conference secretariat. Cancellations received prior to 18 August 2017 will receive a full refund minus a $150 administration fee. Cancellations received after 18 August 2017 will not be refunded. Substitute delegates will be accepted.

Failure to obtain the appropriate visa to travel to Australia does not constitute a refund. The Conference Secretariat must be advised in writing of any alterations or transfers.

Disclaimer

While we will endeavour to present the program as advertised, the Conference organisers reserve the right to alter, without prior notice, any of the arrangements, timetables, plans or other items relating to the Conference, for any reasons outside of their reasonable control. The organising committee will not be liable for any loss or inconvenience caused as a result of such alterations. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, the organising committee will not accept responsibility for the loss of monies caused by delays. Participants are advised to take out personal travel insurance and to extend their policies to cover personal possessions. Individuals are not covered by the organising committee against cancellations of bookings or the theft or damage of belongings.

Please direct all registration enquiries to

Dementia2017 Conference Secretariat
GPO Box 3270
Sydney NSW 2001
Australia

Telephone: +61 (02) 9254 5000
Facsimile: +61 (02) 9251 3552
Email: registration@dementia2017.org

Key Dates
  • Registration now open
  • Call for abstracts closed28 April 2017
  • Authors notified of shortlisting4 August 2017
  • Earlybird and presenter registration deadline31 August 2017
  • Dementia2017 Conference17-20 October
fightdementia.org.au

Contact Us

If you are living with dementia or caring for someone living with dementia; would like to talk to someone about this conference or have other questions - please call the National Dementia Helpline 1800 100 500, onlinesupport@alzheimers.org.au or visit the www.helpwithdementia.org.au.