HDYO’s International Young Adult Virtual Congress
March 13-14, 2021      

04:00pm – 10:40pm UK (GMT)

08:00am - 02:40pm PST

11:00am - 5:40pm EST

05:00pm - 11:40pm CET

09:00pm - 03:40am New Delhi

12:00am - 06.40am Perth

03:00am - 09:40am Sydney

05:00am - 11:40pm Auckland

Welcome to HDYO’s International Young Adult Virtual Congress March 13-14 2021! Join us for two days of insightful talks, sharing, research updates, peer support and fun! This event is aimed primarily at young adults aged 18-35 impacted by Huntington’s Disease from families around the world. However as we’re now virtual, we’re welcoming to this event HD family members of all ages. It’s also for professionals and pharmaceutical industry partners who work with the HD community. Furthermore, our Congress is FREE to attend!
HDYO (The Huntington's Disease Youth Organization) is an international non-profit supporting, educating, and empowering young people up to 35 years, impacted by Huntington's Disease around the world.


Why Attend?

  • Join us for two days of packed content all from your home!
  • Learn more about Huntington’s Disease & its impact on young people and their families
  • High quality and informative presentations and sessions
  • Connect with young people, HD family members and professionals worldwide

Frequently Asked Questions

Your login details will be emailed to you ahead of the event. You can use these details to access the online event.
You will be able to speak with HDYO staff and volunteers, as well as a range of young people, families and professionals from around the world who are impacted by HD.
No. You do not need to download or install any software to participate. You only need to have access to the internet.
Yes, you can log in from any device as long as it is connected to the Internet.
This is an online event. You do not have to travel to any specific location. You can participate anywhere that you have Internet access. The event is accessible from desktop, mobile and tablet devices.
Yes. We will have a cart for you! You can add all of the documents and videos available in the different exhibition stands to the online cart and then email them to yourself or share items with colleagues and friends by simply entering their email.
Absolutely. We are counting on you to invite others! Help us spread the word. You can simply share the link to this page, and they can register at their convenience.
The original event in May 2020 was postponed due to Coronavirus. Unfortunately, due to the continuation of the pandemic, the revised date of March 2021 can no longer take place as one large in person Congress. We now plan to have one virtual event in March 2021 and smaller regional events once face to face events can take place again. If you have any queries email matt@hdyo.org
Yes, both on the event site for 30 days and on to HDYO's Youtube channel shortly afterwards