Calling brave voices in dementia: Submissions now open for International Dementia Conference 2022

We are excited to announce that the Call For Papers is now open for the 2022 International Dementia Conference: Brave New World.

IDC call for papers international dementia conference

As health and aged care negotiate the toughest of times, there has never been a more important moment to be brave and stand with people with dementia in building a better future.

We invite you to help shape the conversation at the 2022 International Dementia Conference: Brave New World.

About International Dementia Conference

In its 26-year history, the International Dementia Conference has been a forum to hear and discuss brave and challenging topics in the area of aged and dementia care.

The International Dementia Conference: Brave New World will continue that tradition with a rich program of national and international plenary speakers, researchers and leading practitioners.

This year’s conference will take place in Sydney, Australia, on the 8-9 September 2022.

Make your submission

We invite oral and ePoster presentations from health and aged care professionals, researchers, people living with dementia, and community carers.

The deadline for submissions is 5pm on April 30, 2022.

We welcome abstracts on practice and innovation from those involved in the delivery of care services, with a focus on complex dementia, palliative care and positive ageing, as well as scientific, clinical and psychosocial research.

Papers and contributions from people with dementia and carers are especially welcome.  

View the full list of suggested topics and submission guidelines

If you have any questions or would like to speak to a member of the conference team about making your submission, please email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..