This one-day event featured experts in the field of Alzheimer’s disease and related neurocognitive disorders discussing trends, strategies, and insight into professional and family caregiving. A special focus this year was on how to empower caregivers through technology and innovation..
Former Wisconsin Gov. Martin J. Schreiber is the Author of My Two Elaines: Learning, Coping, and Surviving as an Alzheimer’s Caregiver, which was recognized by Caring.com as one of its Best Caregiving Books of 2017. As an award-winning crusader for Alzheimer’s caregivers and persons with dementia, he uses humor and compassion to share lessons from his ongoing, decade-plus journey as a caregiver.
Co-Founder & CEO at Ageless Innovation, Ted Fischer is 100% focused on accelerating the impact of the JOY FOR ALL brand that he and his former Hasbro team recently acquired in a friendly management led spin-out. In 2018, he launched the new Rhode Island-based company to focus on positively impacting the quality of life of older adults through unique products that inspire fun, joy, and play.