International Symposium on Physical Activity and Individuals with Visual Impairments or Deafblindness

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Date: Thursday 9 - Sunday 12 May 2019
Time: All Day

Price: £300 (Early bird rate until 31/03/19 after which full fee £400), includes delegate pack and all meals except Friday evening. NB: reduced fee for delegate’s support access person (£150).

Venue: John McIntyre Conference Centre, Pollock Halls, 18 Holyrood Park Road, Edinburgh EH16 5AY

Accommodation: Accommodation available on site but this must be booked separately. There are other options detailed on the conference website as well as how to get to the conference venue.

This conference will be of interest to teachers of the visually impaired/deafblind, physical education (PE) teachers, health & wellbeing managers, active sports co-ordinators, class teachers, early years staff, support staff, habilitation specialists, third sector organisations, etc., and those who work with children and young people with complex needs.

For further information, a programme or to book your place, go to the Scottish Sensory Centre, University of Edinburgh website at

sports image of PE teacher and visually impaired young boy
sports image of PE teacher and visually impaired young boy