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Aug

1

Sep

2021

Disability issues

Indigenous peoples: language, culture, and life cycle

How do we respect and implement rights of indigenous people with disabilites in the Nordic region? What are the challenges to meet the needs [...]

Calendar

14

Sep

2021

Disability issues

Digital miniconference: Today’s knowledge for tomorrow’s actions

Continuing development of services for people with deafblindness depend on innovation, research and technology. What do we see now – and [...]

Calendar

27

28

Sep

2021

Disability issues

Seminar on mobility and sign language in the Nordic countries

Hur funkar det för teckenspråkiga att flytta mellan de nordiska länderna? Vilka hinder finns och hur kan mobiliteten främjas? Den 27-28 [...]

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13

15

Sep

2022

Disability issues

Today’s knowledge for tomorrow’s actions – a Nordic perspective on Deafblindness

Due to the uncertain situation with the coronavirus pandemic we have decided to postpone the conference. Today's knowledge for tomorrow's ac [...]

Completed events

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Calendar

2

Jun

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Climbing the wall: Assessment of cognition through video analysis

Climbing can be used to assess cognition in persons with congenital deafblindness. It can be particularly valuable when it comes to observin [...]

Completed

Calendar

25

May

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Inclusive future of work

Technological and digital development is advancing at a furious pace. Artificial intelligence, virtual reality, and new ways of performing t [...]

Completed

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19

May

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Tactile Language Part 5: Language development in the tactile modality through outdoor activities

How do we communicate with someone without using our vision or hearing? There are many ways for communication partners to support and help d [...]

Completed

Calendar

15

Apr

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Tactile Language Part 4: Language must be sensorily accessible

How do we communicate with someone without using our vision or hearing? There are many ways for communication partners to support and help d [...]

Completed

Calendar

8

Apr

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Humour and playfulness within social cognition

“To share laughter with another not only reveals a moment of shared connection within a communicative partnership but may also reveal some [...]

Completed

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23

Mar

2021

Completed

Disability issues

See, listen and include! Participation for children and young people with disabilities in the Nordic region

Welcome to our webinar about participation for children and youth with disabilities in the Nordic countries. In the webinar we explore the u [...]

Completed

Calendar

5

Mar

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Tactile Language Part 3: When Trine says GRANDMA… What is on her mind?

How do we communicate with someone without using our vision or hearing? There are many ways for communication partners to support and help d [...]

Completed

Calendar

19

Feb

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Tactile Language Part 2: Partners’ contribution to language development in a bodily tactile modality

How do we communicate with someone without using our vision or hearing? There are many ways for communication partners to support and help d [...]

Completed

Calendar

21

Jan

2021

Completed

Disability issues

Tactile Language Part 1: A circle model

How do we communicate with someone without using our vision or hearing? There are many ways for communication partners to support and help d [...]

Completed

Calendar

30

Nov

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Save the date: Today’s knowledge for tomorrow’s actions – a Nordic perspective on Deafblindness

Continuing development of services for people with deafblindness depend on innovation, research and technology. What do we see now – and w [...]

Completed

Calendar

27

Nov

2020

Completed

Disability issues

How can future workplaces work better for people with disabilities?

New technologies, as Artificial Intelligence (AI) will have a significant impact on the future of work. But what do we know about how it wil [...]

Completed

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25

26

Nov

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Webinar: En egen stämma - dialogisk praxis i kommunikation

Under två eftermiddagar håller vi detta webbinarium med teorier om kommunikativa relationer och exempel på hur du kan använda dessa teor [...]

Completed

Calendar

17

Nov

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Democracy and Disability - how to create broader political participation in the Nordic region?

Studies show that people with disabilities are not as involved as those without disabilities in the political systems in the Nordic countrie [...]

Completed

Calendar

27

Oct

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Webinar: Smart cities are universally designed cities

High accessibility in our urban environments benefits everyone, not just the elderly or people with disabilities. But how do we build cities [...]

Completed

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20

21

Oct

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Webinar on Revealing hidden potentials - Assessing cognition in individuals with congenital deafblindness

This webinar is based on the book: Revealing hidden potentials - Assessing cognition in individuals with congenital deafblindness, recently [...]

Completed

Calendar

5

Oct

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Digitalization in social services - Opportunities and barriers for people with disabilities

Social and public services are increasingly digitized, and important functions for participation in society are transferred to digital solut [...]

Completed

Calendar

30

Sep

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Webinar: Tactile working memory scale

How can we identify working memory in persons with deafblindness? And how can we use this knowledge to help develop their potentials? This [...]

Completed

Calendar

14

May

2020

Completed

Disability issues

Webinar: Tactile language

When we add a linguistic value to bodily tactile expressions and recognise tactile languages as natural languages, we are able to communicat [...]

Calendar

12

14

Nov

2019

Completed

Deafblindness

Hvis du kan se det, kan du understøtte det’- Development of tactile language

För att personer med medfödd dövblindhet ska utveckla ett taktilt språk, behövs att samtalspartnern uppfattar yttringarna, bekräftar o [...]

Calendar

15

Apr

2019

Completed

Disability issues

Higher education for all – Accessible Exchange

Welcome to this seminar about mobility in Higher Education in the Nordic Region, and how this mobility can be promoted. [...]

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19

Nov

2018

Completed

Disability issues

A region for all – cooperation on disability

Welcome to this afternoon seminar on Nordic and European cooperation on disability– how can we create a region for all? [...]

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24

May

2018

Completed

Disability issues

Meaningful activities for people with congenital deafblindness

Are you interested in exploring meaningful activities for people who are congenitally deafblind? Read more about the content and join us for [...]

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16

18

Oct

2017

Completed

Disability issues

Nordic Forum on Disability 2017 - Human Rights, Disability and Research

Welcome to this Nordic meeting place for researchers, policy makers and civil society. During three days we will discuss the implementation [...]

Calendar

19

Apr

2017

Completed

Disability issues

The second Nordic expert seminar on employment and disability

Welcome to this seminar aimed to discuss examples of best practice and suggest areas and projects that should be prioritized in the The Nord [...]

Calendar

10

Jan

2017

Completed

Disability issues

Use of video-analysis as a tool for the assessment of cognition in individuals with congenital deafblindness (CDB)

During the course an introduction is given on cognition, cognitive assessment in individuals with CDB and the use of video-analysis. [...]

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