Speech and Language continues to be a key focus of the International Conference this time around. Professor Simon Fisher joins us for a keynote session entitled: A genomic perspective on speech, language and reading. This session will be an investigation of how the biological basis of human speech, language and reading is being transformed by … Continue reading Speech Language and Reading at the International Conference
The ongoing debate within the dyslexia community about identification of this learning difference and responses to intervention will be explored in greater detail during Professor John Gabrieli’s talk at the BDA International Conference. We are very proud to present Professor Gabrieli as one of our eminent keynote speaker’s; his work is internationally celebrated! He is … Continue reading Identification of Dyslexia
Parents' Day – Saturday 14th April 2018, will be a fantastic event! This will be a chance to listen to experts and ask any questions as the IC opens its doors to the community! Purchase a ticket here. Find out more about our brilliant event by visiting the IC 2018 website! The Parents' IC Day … Continue reading IC 2018 – Parents’ & Carers’ Day
Saturday 14th April 2018 will focus on adults and dyslexia. It will also see our Parent’s Day run! One of our keynotes on Saturday will be Professor Amanda Kirby, talking on ‘Dyslexia – into and in employment – latest understanding from research and practice’. Her talk will explore issues around employment and dyslexia. The UK government in … Continue reading Discover what Saturday has to offer at the BDA International Conference 2018!
Happy New Year! IC:2018 becomes more real now as we begin the month by month countdown to our fantastic event! One of the areas the BDA and committee are very proud of is the internationally renowned line-up of our keynote speakers! We have the pleasure of welcoming experts from the UK, USA, Canada and beyond! The … Continue reading IC: 2018 Keynote Speakers!
The IC carries many themes and topics. With an overall theme of ‘Evidence to Practice and Back Again’ this conference has a greater emphasis on the links between research and good practice. Themes and strands that will run through the conference this time around include: Literacy learning, Dyscalculia, Neurodiversity, Positive Dyslexia, Adults and Dyslexia, Workplace … Continue reading IC:2018 themes: Check out the timetable here!
Many are asking why we have highlighted the EXPO element of IC:2018? As well as the cutting edge research and practical tips, this conference aims to provide a marketplace of experts, resources and products! There will be plenty of resources to sample, chat through with the experts, as well as purchase over the 3 days. … Continue reading EXPO at the IC! A chance to experience marketplace like no other!