Conferences.-Symposiums-Seminars

The scientific work of Cerebral Palsy from 1973 to 2010

 

1973
Seminar on Special Treatment
Subject: Further education in special treatment for children with cerebral palsy.
Speakers: Prof. S. Haskell, Burwood University, Victoria-Australia; and Prof. Margaret Paul, King Alfred College, Winchester-England
 
1974
Seminar on Special Treatment
Subject: Learning Difficulties
Speakers: Prof. S. Haskell, Burwood University, Victoria-Australia; and Prof. Margaret Paul, King Alfred College, Winchester-England
 
1975
International Scientific Seminar in collaboration with the International Cerebral Palsy Society (ICPS)
Subject: Cerebral Palsy: Prevention and Therapy
7 speakers from abroad, 100 participants
 
1978
Two-Month BOBATH Seminar
Subject: Training in the BOBATH physiotherapy method for children with cerebral palsy
20 trainees
 
1979
International Scientific Seminar in collaboration with the International Cerebral Palsy Society (ICPS)
Subject: Prevention of related disabilities
320 participants
 
1981
Special Treatment Seminar
Subject: Education and the Disabled
Speakers: Prof. S. Haskell, Burwood University, Victoria-Australia; Spyros Doxiadis, Chairman of the Child Health Institute; and Alexis Dimaras, Educationalist
 
1986
International Scientific Seminar in collaboration with the International Cerebral Palsy Society (ICPS)
Subject: Contemporary views on cerebral palsy – Brain development, genetics, prevention
12 speakers from abroad, 230 participants
 
1986
Educational Workshop
Subject: Manufacturing toys and accessories for children with cerebral palsy
Speaker: J. Pettican
 
1989
Post-graduate education in the BOBATH method in collaboration with the Hatzipatereion Foundation and ELEPAP
Subject: Training in the BOBATH physiotherapy method for children with cerebral palsy
24 trainees
 
1989
First Art Festival, in collaboration with Very Special Arts Hellas
 
1991
Post-graduate education in the BOBATH method in collaboration with the Hatzipatereion Foundation and ELEPAP
Subject: Training in the BOBATH physiotherapy method for children with cerebral palsy
29 trainees
 
1994
Four-Day European Conference, in collaboration with the Foundation for Research on Children, financed via the ΗΕLIOS programme
Subject: Children in tomorrow's world – The next generation
Speakers: 73 speakers from Greece and abroad
250 participants
 
1995
Symposium
Subject: Education – A decisive factor in everyone's life
Speakers: 8 speakers from Greece and abroad
400 participants
 
Educational Seminar
Subject: The right of Disabled People to education
Speakers: Prof. S. Haskell, Burwood University, Victoria-Australia; and Prof. Margaret Paul, King Alfred College, Winchester-England
100 participants
 
1995
Scientific Personnel Exchange Programme, financed via the EUCREA/IBM programme
Title: Connecting Europe through creativity
 
1997
Day-Conference, with the collaboration of the Volunteers Association
Subject: Volunteerism and Disability
100 participants
 
1998
European Seminar, in the context of the Kypseli – C.P. EMPLOYMENT Axis HORIZON programme, with the collaboration of member-states
Subject: Inclusion – Yes or No
Speakers: 15 speakers from Greece and abroad
150 participants
 
1998-1999
International Art Seminar, Conference and Festival for disabled and non-disabled people, financed by the Exchange & Information Action programme (DGV, European Commission) in the field of equal opportunities for disabled people
Title: Open Stage
600 participants in three events
 
2001-2002
International Art Seminar for disabled and non-disabled people, financed by the Culture programme of the European Commission (DG Education and Culture) with the participation of seven member-states
Title: Euroline
200 participants
 
2002
Two-day Conference and Seminar, in collaboration with the Volunteers Association and financial support via the ΥΟUΤΗ programme
Subject: Young volunteers and young disabled people
150 participants
 
2003
Three-Day Staff Training Session, with the collaboration of the ICPS
Subject: The Children teaching us
Speakers: Olive Surtees, Physiotherapist; Carol Hehir, Special Educator; Anita Loring, Social Worker
50 participants
 
2006
 
International Symposium
Subject: Education – A decisive factor in everyone's life
Speakers: Colwyn Trevarthen, Professor Emeritus of Psychology; Zaira Papaligoura, Assistant Professor of Psychology; Hristos Yannaras, Prof. of Philosophy & Cultural Diplomacy; Mihalis Poulantzas, Prof. of Sociology; Maria-Martha Floratou, Special Treatment Teacher; Ann Hickey, International Baccalaureate Organization; Yiorgos Kroustallakis, Prof. of Pedagogy, Simon Haskell, Professor Emeritus of P Pedagogy; Margaret Paull, Assistant Prof. in Special Treatment; Walli Meier, Prof. of Dance and Movement; Lori Custodero, Prof. of Music Studies; Daphne Economou, President of C.P.G.
 220 participants from Greece and abroad
 
2006
Art & Life Seminar for disabled and non-disabled people, with the collaboration of the Amalion Boarding School for Girls; financed by the Ministry of Culture
Title: WONDERFUL WORLD
100 participants