Upcoming Dyslexia, Dyscalculia and EdTech Conferences 2019

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 2019 focused on dyslexia and dyscalculia. Have a look at the list below!


Dyslexia Association of Singapore – Preschool Seminar 2019

20th March – Singapore, SG

Back by popular demand for the 7th year, the Preschool Seminar 2019 is a seminar organised by Preschool professionals from Specialised Educational Services (SES), a division of the Dyslexia Association of Singapore. 

Preschool practitioners from the Dyslexia Association of Singapore will share about educating the young ones and also tips and tricks to support the weaker learners. Featuring two keynote speakers who will discuss social-emotional competence as well as learning in young children, the Preschool Seminar 2019 also includes 4 breakout workshops in various topics.


British Dyslexia Association – Good Practice in Dyslexia and Dyscalculia

21st March, London, UK.

This one day conference will explore good practice in both of these high incidence learning differences. Exploring issues around assessment, good teaching practice, and teaching those who speak English as an additional language, this conference is aimed at teachers and teaching assistants, as well as those with a general interest in the area.


Patoss Conference 2019

30th March – London, UK.

Some of the top SpLD specialists in their given profession come together to present at the Annual Conference. Each year the keynote, as the leading authority in their given subject, is invited to present their latest research during the opening session for everyone to attend. Held at Imperial College London covering a full day and offering a range of seminars and workshops, which attendees can choose from depending on their interests.


Language, Literacy & Learning Conference 2019

4-6th April, Perth, AU.

Three days, up to 100 speakers, great resources and an amazing opportunity for anyone with an interest in improving literacy and numeracy outcomes for all students. This incredible event is not to be missed!

The Language, Literacy and Learning Conference will provide a wealth of information on the factors influencing the successful acquisition of skills in language, literacy and numeracy. It will be particularly relevant to classroom teachers, school principals and administrators, school psychologists, speech pathologists, occupational therapists, allied health professionals, tutors, parents and other key stakeholders concerned with the effective education and support of all school-aged children – including those with learning difficulties.


ATM Conference 2019

15-18th April, Warwick, UK.

The Association of Teachers of Mathematics and The Mathematical Association are delighted to announce that there will be a jointly badged annual conference in 2019 at Chesford Grange, Warwick from 15-18 April. The theme of the conference will be Mathematics. Collaboration. Creativity.

The conference offers members an invaluable opportunity to explore new ideas and make social and professional connections in a stimulating and challenging environment that encourages face-to-face sharing and learning.

Learn first-hand about the latest developments in mathematics education and be inspired by the wide range of sessions available.


The SEN Jigsaw Conference 2019. Helping to solve the puzzle for your child.

8th June, Stoke-on-Trent, UK.

Staffordshire’s yearly Special Educational Needs conference provides a holistic resource to supporting those with SEN such as dyslexia, dyspraxia, autism, speech and language, auditory processing and visual processing. This is an ideal one day event for parents who want to know more about special educational needs as well as for specialist SEN teachers or other educational professionals who want to update their knowledge on the very latest topics surrounding SEN. CPD certificates are available. The SEN Jigsaw Conference 2019 will bring you plenary talks based on Autism and Dyscalculia as well as a selection of topical workshops and an exhibition of SEN focused suppliers of products and services.


Dyslexia Association of Singapore – UNITE SpLD 2019

26th – 28th June, Singapore, SG

The UNITE SpLD Conference seeks to bring together parents, teachers and practitioners working with children with specific learning difficulties and special educational needs. This conference will be showcasing research that covers aspects of behavioural, literacy and social-emotional support, intervention and assessment for children with special learning needs. Come and listen to our SpLD experts share their research. Research will be presented it short, engaging and entertaining sessions accompanied by poster presentations and the chance to talk directly with researchers who are making a difference in the Asian region.


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