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Friday October 6

Time Event Location
Chair: Michael Kalmàr
11.30 -13.00

Registration and refreshments

 
13.00 - 14.00

Opening Ceremony

  • Welcome speeches by Michael Kalmár (Chairman of the EDA) and
    Prof. Dr. Barbara Conradt (Vice President for Research at the LMU)
  • Presentation of the EDA organisation
  • Presentation of the EDA Academic Advisory Committe
  • EDA members: “Dyslexia Policy in Different Countries and EU-Organisations”
 

Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7

14.00 - 15.00

Maggie Snowling

Keynote 1

Maggie Snowling
(St John's College Oxford, UK)

Dyslexia and Language Impairment –same or different?

 Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
15.00 - 15.30

Coffee break

 
15.30 – 16.00

Presentation No 1

Jacqueline van Tuyll van Serooskerken, Sebastián Aravena & Jurgen Tijms 
(Rudolf Berlin Center, University of Amsterdam, Netherlands)

Artificial letter-speech sound learnability as a marker of dyslexia.

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 Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
16.00 – 16.30

Presentation No 2

Ann-Katrine Risberg
(Niilo Mäki Institute, University of Jyväskylä, Finland)

Early identification of monolingual and bilingual pupils with signs of reading and writing difficulties.

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 Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
16.30 – 17.00

Presentation No 3

Miia Ronimus 
(Niilo Mäki Institute, University of Jyväskylä, Finland)

Dyslexia: genes, brain functions and interventions (DYSGEBRA).

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 Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
17.00 – 19.00

General Assembly EDA 

EDA members only

Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
19.30

Social Dinner

Only for pre registered (20 € for the dinner not included in the conference fee. Drinks are not included.)

Löwenbräu Keller, München, Nymphenburger Str. 2

U1 direction Olympia-Zentrum from Sendlinger Tor (5 minutes walk from the venue) to Stiglmaier Platz.

 

Saturday October 7

Time Event Location
Chair: Giannis Karagiannakis

9.00 - 10.00

Franck Ramus

Keynote 2

Franck Ramus 
(Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France)

Are there visual problems in certain cases of dyslexia?

Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7 
10.00 - 10.30 Coffee break  
10.30 – 11.00

Presentation No 4

Kristina Moll 
(Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, University Hospital, LMU Munich, Germany)

Comorbidity between learning disorders: Why do dyslexia and dyscalculia frequently co-occur?

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 Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
11.00 – 11.30

Presentation No 5

Giannis Karagiannakis 
(Université catholique de Louvain, Athens, Greece)

The Clever Math project: Discussing heterogeneous mathematical cognitive profiles of students with mathematical learning difficulties.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
11.30 - 12.00

Presentation No 6

Mirthe Stoop & Jurgen Tijms 
(Rudolf Berlin Center, University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands) 

A tablet-assisted intervention for children with mathematical difficulties: Results of two RCTs.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
12.00 – 14.00

Networking lunch break and Interactive Poster session

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Chair: Pernilla Söderberg
14.00 ­ 14.30

Presentation No 7

Jamie Smith-Spark
(London South Bank University, UK)

Prospective memory in dyslexia: Forgetting to remember to remember.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
14.30 - 15.00

Presentation No 8

Dominic Griffiths & Kath Kelly
(Manchester Metropolitan University, UK)

Teaching for Neurodiversity: Training teachers to see beyond labels.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
15.00 – 15.30

Presentation No 9

Emma Lindeblad
(Linnaeus University, Sweden)

Self-concepts and psychological health in Swedish pupils with reading difficulties.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
15.30 – 16.00

Coffee break

 

16.00 ­ 17.00

Mara Westling Allodi

Keynote 3

Mara Westling Allodi 
(University of Stockholm, Sweden)

International perspectives on support and inclusion for students with dyslexia and special needs.

  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7

 

 Sunday October 8

Time Event Location
Chair AM: Rosie Bisset

9.00 - 10.00

Karin Landerl

Keynote 4

Karin Landerl
(University of Graz, Austria)

Lexical processing in dyslexia

  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
10.00 - 10.30

Presentation No 10

Nadia Taibah
(Dar Al-Hekma University, Kuwait)

Development and contribution of morphological skills to listening comprehension among Arabic-speaking children.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
10.30 – 11.00

Presentation No 11

Catherine McBride
(The Chinese University of Hong Kong and University of Freiburg)

Dyslexia across cultures: Current Observations and future directions.

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  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
11.00 – 11.30

Coffee break

 

11.30 - 12.30

Gerd Schulte Körne

Keynote 5

Gerd Schulte-Körne 
(Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Psychosomatics and Psychotherapy, LMU Munich) 

Evidence based intervention in reading and spelling disorder.

  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
12.30 – 13.00

Panel discussion with EDA-Academic Advisory Committee

How can we decrease the gap between research, policies and practice?

  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7
13.00– 13:30

Closing ceremony

  Lecture Hall, Nußbaumstr. 7

Interactive posters

Poster wall

Visit the interactive posters and meet the authors. The following posters are on display (this list might be updated)


The important bridge between teaching and being conscious of “how” to teach the english language as L2 to student suffering from DSA. Spain as the test case.

–Author: Erica Di Francesco, Universidad de filología y traducción de Valencia.

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What research say us about SLD in Turkey

–Author: Oya Özkardes, Istanbul Commerce University

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Differences in spelling errors between mildly mentally retarded and highly intelligent dyslexic pupils

–Author: Eirini Sofou, George Th. Pavlidis,(Dyslexia Centers - Pavlidis Method, Larissa, Greece) Philip Garner (The University of Northampton, UK)

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The Problem of Heterogeneity in Phonological Awareness Tasks

–Author: Tessa Berryman, Dyslexia association Ireland

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The Anglo-Centricity of Dyslexia Research

–Author: Tessa Berryman, Dyslexia association Ireland

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Phonological code activation is delayed in dyslexic university students: An eye-tracking study.

–Author: Ambre Denis-Noël, Aix-Marseille Université

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Visual orthographic processing in adults with dyslexia

–Author: Pascale Colé, Aix-Marseille Université

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The development of literacy skills among monolingual and bilingual Finnish-Swedish children in early school years

–Author: Pia Vataja, Niilo Mäki Institute, University of Jyväskylä

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Dyslexia and specific learning disorders in the workplace: Italian projects and experiences 

–Author: Enrico Ghidoni, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Reggio Emilia, Italy

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ADHD and SLD with Children The Effect of the Use of Bibliotherapy on the Interpersonal problem solving skills

–Author: Gülberk Benan Özan, Oya Özkardeş, Beykoz- İstanbul

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Dyslexia And The Imagery-Language Connection: Theory, Research, Practice

–Author: Angelica Benson, Lindamood-Bell Learning Processes

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Can Finnish Mathematics be an help for Dyslexic Students

–Author: Patrizia Piccinini, 

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Mediation of phonological reading and spelling strategies to dyslectic students by the use of articulation cards

–Author: Anne Cathrine Thurmann-Moe, University of Oslo

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Tablexia- Cognitive training of children with dyslexia

–Author: Andrea Šíchová Jana Černá, Laboratoře CZ.NIC Praha 3, Czech Republic

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Perceptions of support for secondary school learners with dyslexia in France and in Wales: case study analyses

–Author: Anna McCormack-Colbert, Bangor University 

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Differences in reading between Greek dyslexic & non-dyslexic university students

–Author: Sofia Rapti, George Th. Pavlidis,(Dyslexia Centers - Pavlidis Method, Larissa, Greece) Philip Garner (The University of Northampton, UK)

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