Save the Date. IAACD / EACD in Heidelberg (Germany), June 24th- 28th 2025

4th December, 2023

Save the date! The combined congress of the European Academy together with the International Alliance of Academies of Childhood Disability (EACD-IAACD) will take place from Tuesday 24th June to Saturday 28th June, 2025,  in Heidelberg, Germany. The theme of the conference is “Developing Networks – Networks for Development” and will cover a wide range of topics. For more information see the preliminary programme  and sign up to the newsletter.

This will be a hybrid conference, held onsite at the new Heidelberg Congress Centre and will also be supported by 24 hour-online live sessions during the day, enabling  active worldwide participation. This event is a rare global event of multiple professional groups focusing on the research, clinical care and support for individuals with childhood-onset disabilities. People with lived experience, families and stakeholders will be actively involved.

Keep up to date through the website and social media. In the next few weeks there will be weekly video clips  from around the world with over 70 interviews with professionals and persons with lived experiences, caregivers and stakeholders talking about their views, challenges and wishes in the field of child-onset disabilities.