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Modelling dementia

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Photograph of two women having a conversation on a small stage. In the background are the audience. Projected onto the far wall is the silhouette of an apple with the words Packed Lunch circling the top of the apple.
Packed Lunch event in the Forum, Thomas SG Farnetti. © Wellcome Collection. Attribution 4.0 International (CC BY 4.0).

What you’ll do

Join a scientist for a lunchtime conversation about his research into the role of data and technology in understanding dementia.

About your speaker

Nicholas Firth is a computer scientist at University College London and a researcher with Created Out of Mind, a team exploring dementia through science and the creative arts.

Where we’ll be

We will be in the Forum, through the Medicine Now gallery on Level 1. There are seats for 70 people.

To attend, just turn up on the day and follow the signs. Doors open at 12.45. These events can get busy, so arrive at least 10 minutes before it starts.



Need to know


We’ll be in the Forum. To get there, take the lift or stairs up to level 1 and then follow the signs through the ‘Being Human’ gallery.

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Created Out of Mind