Calendar

Jul
10
Tue
Social History of Learning Disability Conference
Jul 10 – Jul 11 all-day

The Open University, Milton Keynes

Advocacy and the social history of learning disability:
Family and Self-Advocacy
CALL FOR PAPERS

We are delighted to announce that the next Social History of Learning Disability Conference will be held at the Open University in Milton Keynes on 10th and 11th July 2018.

The theme of the conference is Advocacy and the social history of learning disability: Family and Self-Advocacy. Please see the Call for Papers<http://www.open.ac.uk/health-and-social-care/research/shld/sites/www.open.ac.uk.health-and-social-care.research.shld/files/files/SHLD%20Call%20for%20papers%202018_2.pdf> link for more information.

Please submit your accessible abstract by Monday 12th March 2018 to:
Lee Woodham at Shld-conference@open.ac.uk<mailto:Shld-conference@open.ac.uk> or by post to the Faculty of Wellbeing, Education and Language Studies, The Open University, Milton Keynes, MK7 6AA. Please also see link for Guidance for writing an accessible abstract and presentation<http://www.open.ac.uk/health-and-social-care/research/shld/sites/www.open.ac.uk.health-and-social-care.research.shld/files/files/Top%20tips%20for%20making%20your%20abstract%20and%20presentation%20more%20accessible.pdf>.

Dec
13
Thu
ICDD 2018: 20th International Conference on Disability and Diversity
Dec 13 – Dec 14 all-day

The ICDD 2018: 20th International Conference on Disability and Diversity aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Disability and Diversity. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators to present and discuss the most recent innovations, trends, and concerns as well as practical challenges encountered and solutions adopted in the fields of Disability and Diversity.

Call for Contributions

All honorable authors are kindly encouraged to contribute to and help shape the conference through submissions of their research abstracts, papers and e-posters. Also, high quality research contributions describing original and unpublished results of conceptual, constructive, empirical, experimental, or theoretical work in all areas of Disability and Diversity are cordially invited for presentation at the conference. The conference solicits contributions of abstracts, papers and e-posters that address themes and topics of the conference, including figures, tables and references of novel research materials.

Important Dates

Abstracts/Full-Text Paper Submission Deadline February 15, 2018
Notification of Acceptance/Rejection February 28, 2018
Final Paper (Camera Ready) Submission & Early Bird Registration Deadline August 17, 2018
Conference Dates December 13 – 14, 2018