17.10.2018

Preliminary programme

Wednesday June 5, 2019

  • 13:00-18:00  Registration
  • 14:00              Possible visits to a research and education centre
  • 18:00              Informal Get-together

Thursday June 6, 2019

  • 8:00                 Registration
  • 8:45                 Opening, Vice rector Prof. Marja-Leena Laakso, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
  • 9:00                 Keynote: Prof. Elisabeth Hill, Goldsmiths, University London, UK: Executive functions in children with DCD
  • 10:00               Parallel Sessions
  • 11:00               Coffee Break / Morning Tea
  • 11:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 12:30               Lunch
  • 13:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 14:30               Tea / Coffee Break, including Poster Session
  • 15:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 16:30               Keynote: Dr. Caterina Pesce, Rome University “Foro Italico”, Italy: Physical activity and cognition research: key insights to inform multidisciplinary research and practice for children with DCD
  • 18:00               Evening Reception

Friday June 7, 2019

  • 9:00                 Keynote: Dr. Kate Wilmut, Oxford Brooks University, UK: The function of ‘deficits’ seen in perception and action tasks in children and adults with DCD
  • 10:00               Parallel Sessions
  • 11:00               Coffee Break / Morning Tea, including Poster Session
  • 11:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 12:30               Lunch
  • 13:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 15:00               Tea / Coffee Break
  • 15:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 16:30               Keynote: Prof./Dean Anna-Maija Poikkeus, University of Jyväskylä, Finland: Developmental paths between academic skills, motivation, school engagement and the contributing environmental factors
  • 19:00               Banket: Savutuvan Apaja

Saturday June 8, 2019

  • 9:00                 Keynote: Prof. Cheryl Missiuna, McMaster University, Canada: Partnering for Change: Bridging Beyond
  • 10:00               Parallel Sessions
  • 11:00               Coffee Break / Morning Tea
  • 11:30               Parallel Sessions
  • 12:30               Lunch
  • 13:30               Announcement of the best student poster and oral presentation
  • 14:00              Keynote: Dr. Sean Deoni, Brown University, Director of MRI Research, Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, USA
  • 15:00               Tea / Coffee Break
  • 15:30               Panel, 6 keynote speakers: The state of the arts and future perspectives of DCD research
  • 16:00               Closure and invitation to DCD14