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EVENTS MANAGED BY MERS IN 2018
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NR-SIG-WFNR 16th Rehab Conference, incorporating the 15th SANP Congress, Granada, Spain, 27-28 June 2019. Chair: Alfonso Carucuel. Click here for more information AADPA 3rd Conference, Royal on the Park, Brisbane, QLD, Australia, 27th & 28th July 2019. Co-Chairs: Christel Middeldorp and James Scott
WORLD EVENTS IN 201811th Pan-Pacific Conference on Rehabilitation
Date: 17-18 November 2018
Venue: Hong Kong
EVENTS FOR 2019
ASSBI/NZRA Inaugural Trans-Tasman Conference (incorporating the 42nd ASSBI Brain Impairment Conference & NZRA Bi-Annual Conference), Wellington, New Zealand
2 - 4 May 2019. Convenor: A/Prof William Levack
EVENTS FOR 2020
43rd ASSBI Brain Impairment Conference, Perth, Western Australia
7 - 9 May 2020. Co-Convenors: Dr Michelle Kelly and Ms Janet Wagland
NR-SIG-WFNR 17th Rehab Conference
Past Events and Testimonials
An academic and clinical symposium in Cognitive-Communication Disorders (CCD), London, UK, September 2018 Co-Chairs: Nicholas Behn, Claire Farrington-Douglas and Simon Grobler
Thank you so much for this, wonderful resources!
You should be so proud of yourselves for the Symposium, it was literally
incredible and the best conference I have ever been on. (I have been to
thousands over the past 16 years!)
I am still buzzing, as I am sure others are.
Very best wishes,
Sally Ghibaldan, Owner of Linguistic Resolutions Ltd
NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation 15th Conference, Prague, Czech Republic, July 2018. Chair: Dr Michael Perdices
ASSBI 41st Annual Brain
Impairment Conference 2018, Adelaide, South Australia on 3 to 5 May 2018. Chair: Ms Liz Williams
on a really well run conference.
they go smoothly, it’s a sign of a lot of background work!
THANK YOU for organising such an amazing conference. I was
so impressed with how smoothly everything ran. It was a delight to be able to
See you next year!
It was my pleasure to do your ASSBI survey. It was such a
brilliant conference- promotion, seamless admin, venue, theme presenters....art
For me, it's been a peak experience in my life.
Margaret,... a true pleasure to meet you! with admiration
ASSBI 40th Annual Brain
Impairment Conference 2017, Melbourne, Australia on 1 to 3 June 2017. Chair: Dr Dana Wong
NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation 14thConference, Cape Town, South Africa 10 and 11 July 2017. Co-Chairs: Prof Caroline van Heugten and Dr Anita Rose
ASSBI 39th Annual Brain
Impairment Conference 2016, Macau, China on 26 to 28 September 2016. Chair: Prof David Shum
NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation 13th Conference, Glasgow, Scotland, UK 11 and 12 July 2016. Chair: Prof Jonathan Evans. Download REPORT
Thank you for a great conference. I
should have put an extra special thanks in the comments box to you and your
team for making the conference such an easy event to attend. It was very well
organised from the beginning and it seemed that you had thought of everything!
Maybe you can pass on my thanks to all concerned.
Dr LM Maclean
3rd Annual Australasian Social and Affective Neuroscience (AS4SAN) Meeting, Sydney 23 and 24 June 2016. Chair: Prof Skye McDonald
3rd National Cannabis Conference, Melbourne, Australia October 2015
Chair: Prof Jan Copeland (facilitated by NCPIC)
INS/ASSBI 5th Pacific Rim Conference, Sydney, Australia July 2015
Incorporated the ASSBI 38th Annual Brain Impairment Conference
- The conference was organised very well.
Thank you so much to Margaret. Excellent work!
- I enjoyed the conference greatly. Organisation was
excellent, and Margaret Eagers-Rickit was a real star.
- Well done Margaret and team, it must have been a huge
effort to organise this conference!
- Thank you Margaret and the
ASSBI Executive team for a wonderful, clinically relevant and inspiring
conference. Congratulations on a great job.
- It was an extremely well
organised congress with a strong scientific programme. Congratulations!
12th NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation Conference - Daydream Island, Australia - July 2015
11th NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation Conference - Limassol, Cyprus - July 2014
Congratulations for the meeting program, it was excellent! Anon
Everything was perfect, Congratulations. Anon
ASSBI 2014 37th Annual Brain Impairment Conference in Fremantle, WA - May 2014
10th NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation Conference - Maastricht, The Netherlands - July 2013
ASSBI 2013 36th Annual Brain Impairment Conference in Hobart, TAS - May 2013, more information...
15th International Aphasia
Rehabilitation Conference - VIC on 7-10 October 2012
2nd National Cannabis Conference - Brisbane QLD on 19-21 September 2012 (facilitated by NCPIC)
“ME Research Solutions demonstrated an
extremely professional and effective approach to their organisation of the
recent 2nd National Cannabis Conference 2012 at the Brisbane
Convention & Exhibition Centre.
Their attention to detail, timely
responses to tight deadlines and general experience and expertise all assisted
in making the staging of the Conference a seamless event and contributed to a
successful outcome for the event.
For me personally it was an enjoyable
experience working with the ME Research Solutions Team.”
Brisbane Convention & Exhibition
9th NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation Conference -Bergen, Norway - July 2012
Testimonials from Conferences
Overall I enjoyed the conference very much. I must congratulate the
organisers for their tremendous efforts in having such a smooth running
meeting - Anon
Thank you for a very well organised and very stimulating conference
As always this was a great meeting. It is definitely my favourite
meeting of the year. It is so good to have Margaret Eagers-Rickit on
board now with her wonderful organisational skills. Prof Barbara Wilson, UK
INS/ASSBI 4th Pacific Rim Conference -The Social Brain - July 2011
Testimonials from Conference
"I just wanted to thank you for arranging one of the best conferences I have every attended! The
quality of the speakers, venue, catering, and organisation, was
outstanding!Myself and my colleagues have been raving about it since we
Dr Joyce Alberts
"The venue, catering and assistance exceeded my expectations" Anon
"I learned so much from this conference. The opportunity to network was
fantastic and the quality of the presentations was outstanding." Anon
"I thought that the work and organization put in by Margaret resulted in a an extremely well run conference."
you - I found the conference most stimulating and I would most
certainly attend both the INS and ASSBI conferences again".
I do not always say you ”Thank you” for
sending me interesting information of my professional interest. But I always
think about it.
You are a very dedicated person to your
organization. They must be proud of you.
Wish you good health and the same
energy as you have now.
8th NR-SIG-WFNR Rehabilitation Conference -Rotorua, New Zealand - July 2011
Chair: Prof Jennie Ponsford