VIEW Professional Development Event

At VIEW 2016 the vision impairment education workforce enjoyed a packed programme. Inspiring speakers shared insights from research, new developments in healthcare and examples of good practice giving specialist teachers lots of opportunities to extend their knowledge and consider new ways of supporting children and young people.

VIEW 2016 delegates “transform people’s lives.”

Conference 2017

Be part of the biggest annual gathering of the vision education workforce in the UK. VIEW Conference 2017 will be on 16-17 March 2017.

The conference will take place at the Hallmark Hotel Birmingham Strathallan,  225 Hagley Rd, Birmingham B16 9RY.

Early Bird offer

If you book and confirm a place by 30 September, the cost will be the same as this year:

  • Whole conference (residential) £305 (VIEW members £235)
  • Thursday 16th March (daytime only) £125 (VIEW members £100)
  • Friday 17th March (daytime only) £125 (VIEW members £100)
From October 2016 onwards, prices will be as follows:
  • Whole conference (residential) £315 (VIEW members £245)
  • Thursday 16th March (daytime only) £135 (VIEW members £110)
  • Friday 17th March (daytime only) £135 (VIEW members £110)

Joint conference and membership offer

You can pay for membership fees and conference fees at the same time – this would be membership rate plus membership fee (for example: the two day residential cost would be £235 plus £50).  This may be of interest to those of you whose Local Authority pay their membership fees.

Book your place 

To book or for more information, contact Suzy at:

Programme

A draft conference programme will be available early in the Autumn term and we have already confirmed Anna Swenson from Virginia as our keynote speaker. Anna is an international specialist in teaching literacy through braille.

If you couldn’t attend VIEW 2016, read our coverage of the event and download the: VIEW professional development event 2016 programme (PDF, 124KB)