Upcoming dyslexia and dyscalculia conferences 2017

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Looking to connect with other dyslexia and dyscalculia therapists, educators, psychologists? Or wanting to exchange experiences with other parents of children with learning disabilities? There are a number of conferences coming up in 2017 focused on dyslexia and dyscalculia. Have a look at the list below!

The Dyslexia Guild Annual Summer Conference

Wednesday 28th June 2017, London, U.K.

 Coming up soon in London, U.K.: the annual summer conference organised by Dyslexia Action. Intended for educators, the conference introduces the most recent research on language development and provides information on specialist topics such as assistive technology. Details on the conference are available on the Dyslexia Action website.


9th National Dyscalculia and Maths Learning Difficulties Conference

29th June 2017, Cumberland Hotel, London, U.K.

This dyscalculia conference takes place in London and brings together special education experts, math teachers, and educational psychologists. The two keynote speakers will offer a balance of cutting edge research about dyscalculia and challenging insights into the hot topics of maths mastery learning. Attendance information available on the conference website.


SpLD CENTRAL Conference

29th June 2017, Staffordshire, U.K.

This conference will look at dyscalculia and Maths LD from both a research perspective and a classroom perspective. It will discuss definitions and describe a classroom accessible diagnosis of the factors that create difficulties in learning maths. The structure is based on decades of teaching pupils who struggled with maths. Find out more here.


EDA Autumn Seminars 

October 6th – 8th in Munich, Germany

EDA is happy to announce that we are planning for our traditional “Summer” Seminars to take place in 2017. This year it will be later than usual and the dates are set for October 6-8, 2017 at the University of Munich, Germany.


IDA’s Annual International Conference 2017 Conference

November 8th – 11th in Atlanta, Georgia, U.S.A.

This annual conference has a dual focus, aimed at providing connections and resources to both professionals and families. The program is still being finalised; visit the conference website for registration dates and prices.


What conferences on dyslexia or dyscalculia have you attended? Please share your experiences in the comments so other readers can benefit!