AD/PD Accolades

 AD/PDTM 2017

Ling Li, USA

"Congratulations having organized another fantastic conference focusing on AD and PD. There is no doubt this is the BEST conference in the field! This time I also brought one of my graduate students to the conference and she was extremely excited about meeting many of the experts in the AD/PD research field and learning the new research discoveries made in the labs around the world."

Irena Rektorová, Czech Republic

"It was a great event as always and I feel it gets even better and better every single year. I really enjoyed all aspects of it."

Michal Novák, Slovak Republic

"AD/PD is at its best – CONGRATULATIONS!"

Maria Carrillo, USA

"Congratulations on a great meeting. Looking forward to next year as well."

Werner Poewe, Austria

"Congratulate you on the ADPD meeting in Vienna and the entire concept! I found the meeting one of the liveliest and most engaging that I have been to in my career… The premises were bustling with scientific enthusiasm and young people keen on knowledge, research and exchange ... Bringing the two disease areas together is clearly a brilliant move."

John Trojanowski, USA

"The AD/PD meeting was wonderful" 

Ronald Petersen, USA

"I thought the ADPD meeting was terrific, better than ever. The dinner and entertainment were outstanding. The attendance at 3200 was very impressive and a true barometer of the importance of the meeting."

Zbigniew Wszolek, USA

"Thank you very much for your invitation for AD/PD Congress in Vienna. The Congress as always was a great success! Lots of young people and lots of enthusiasm. It is indeed nice to see it!"

Nikos Robakis, USA

"I enjoyed the meeting, learned a lot and met old and dear friends. Thanks for organizing it. It has been very successful and is now recognized as the premier AD meeting."

Sam Sisodia, USA

"The meeting was terrific."

Virginia M-Y Lee, USA

"We also enjoyed the AD/PD meeting in Vienna. Everything was perfect - even the weather!"

Robert J Vassar, USA

"As always, I enjoyed AD/PD very much. In my opinion, it is the best AD meeting on the planet! You have struck a perfect balance of basic and clinical research. Congratulations on a superb meeting!"

Dennis Selkoe, USA

"The meeting was likewise terrific."

David Holtzman, USA

"I want to thank you so much for again hosting a superb AD/PD meeting.  Each meeting is better than the last!"

Eva & Eckhard Mandelkow , Germany

"As always, the conference was fantastic in every respect, scientific content, novelty, organization, opportunities for interaction and networking, the conference site in the charming city of Vienna, and of course the friendly team from Kenes who chaperoned us. Congratulations to the entire team for making this happen!"

Donna Wilcock, USA

"…Congratulate you on another fantastic ADPD conference. It is clear from talking to my colleagues who attended for the first time this year that the conference was an enormous success. I can only imagine how much work is involved in putting together such a meeting, but you seem to excel every time."

Joel Raskin, USA

"I thought the meeting was also excellent in that it seemed to go back to its roots in translational medicine; whether this was planned or a reflection of the dearth of promising late phase 3 trials, I don't know, but it seems well received."

Orly Lazarov, USA

"Thank you for another outstanding ADPD meeting! We look forward to the next one in 2019!"

Fred van Leeuwen, The Netherlands

"Congratulations with a very well organized AD/PD meeting!"

Virgil Muresan, USA

"The Vienna Meeting was indeed very exciting. Would like to thank you for organizing these excellent AD/PD meetings."

Joanna Louisa Jankowsky, USA

"I have attended several times in the past and have always enjoyed this meeting – it seems to me just the right size and always brilliantly organized."

John Hardy, UK

"This meeting had universally positive feedback. There were about 20 people from UCL and we had email exchanges and all said how much they had enjoyed it. No doubt the best." 

Agneta Nordberg, Sweden

"Many thanks for a fantastic conference and all great hospitality!"

Michael Ugryumov, Russia

"AD/PD Congress, the most prestigious meeting on neurodegenerative diseases. Congratulate you with an organization of a wonderful meeting."

Berislav V. Zlokovic, USA

"Wanted to congratulate you one more time for organizing such a spectral and wonderful meeting that is so important for moving the field forward. Besides the outstanding science sessions, We had a great time enjoying social events."

Julia TCW, USA

"It was my first attendance at AD/PD conference but was a wonderful opportunity for me to connect with so many great scientists. I have now started many collaboration, thanks to you."


AD/PDtm 2015

Frank M. LaFerla, USA

"Congratulations once again on a terrific meeting!  This really is the best meeting in the field…"

John Growdon, USA
"I've been pleased to participate in 4 or 5 of the AD/PD meetings. I've seen the growth…go from 300 to now 3000 and more participants. It's a testament to the quality of the scientific advancements in this area."

Jiawei Zhou, China
"I would like to congratulate you for organizing such fantastic meeting which offers wonderful opportunity to establish research network among scholars having similar interests. My friends and I enjoy the meeting very much and benefit from the exciting meeting."

John Hardy, UK
"Great meeting... A real success."

Zbigniew K. Wszolek, USA
"This was a wonderful Conference! The selection of topics was across the board. Lots of new information…I am looking forward to the next Conference."

Hermona Soreq, Israel
"The feeling was that we were attending a most important event, which changes the way things will be done from now on. Indeed, a wonderful achievement."

Fred Van Leuven, Belgium
"It's one of the better if not the best Alzheimer meeting in terms of basic science and combination with translation science that I particularly like..."

Jurgen Goetz, Australia
"I attend this conference because I think this is a nice mix of clinical and basics research so I am always learning… I think it's one of the best conferences."

Victoria Bolotina, USA
"This is a truly fantastic conference, and I would like to be a part of this gathering next time, and the time after that, and for many more years to come…After my talk, a lot of people were stopping me in the hallways expressing their support and excitement for this new direction in PD field."

Daniel Michaelson, Israel
"The recent AD/PD meeting in Nice was amazing both in its richness and in presenting new findings. The wide international participation in the meeting and high quality of the presentations made it a rewarding experience both to experts in the field and to students."

David Small, Australia
"It was a great success and it now seems to be a smoothly oiled machine that gets better as time goes by…The conference was great and the hospitality and location as always were fantastic. "

Maï Panchal, France
"We really appreciated the very high scientific quality of the AD/PD conference."

Stephanie Rainey Smith, Australia
"This is a great conference and you get to hear all the latest developments in Alzheimer and Parkinson research and interact with world leading scientists and clinicians in the field."

Peter J. Snyder, USA 
"I truly enjoyed the conference – it was excellent.  Very high quality."

Enrique De Font-Reaulx, Mexico
"The level of assistance we have here is very high and this is the ideal forum to expose this kind of research… and also to increase our experience and knowledge about this disease. If you are interested in AD or PD, this is the place to be."

Susan Hendricks, USA
"This is a great meeting for collaborating with other researchers, for seeing what research other people are doing in the same area…"

Irena Rektorova, Czech Republic
"The conference was excellent – I really enjoyed it so much as always! But this time much more optimistic news and promising progress!"

Tim Barkles, USA
"AD/PD has always been a very good conference focussing on Parkinson disease and I am doing Parkinson disease research and it's always a very good conference to have the most important topics of the field in one spot…."

Rivka Inzelberg, Israel
"It is by far the best meeting integrating AD and PD and even more. The high level is really impressive. Thanks again."

Donna Wilcock, USA
"I learned so much, established new collaborations and have new projects in the works already… I look forward with eager anticipation to AD/PD 2017!"

Enchi Liu, USA
"For me the ADPD is unique because of the combination of data on pre-clinical and clinical studies and research."

Frederic Checler, France
"I would like to congratulate you warmly for the great success of the ADPD in Nice."

Lesley McRae, USA
"Thank you again for organizing an excellent conference- we look forward to the next conference in 2017!"

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