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INTERNATIONAL HALLIWICK CONFERENCE

Organised by

University Rehabilitation Institute of Republic Slovenia and International Halliwick Association

8th to 10th September 2017

LJUBLJANA, SLOVENIA

*PLEASE NOTE the General Meeting is on Friday from 10 – 1 and not 10 – 12 as indicated in the flyer* 

See here for full details of the conference including timetables:  Halliwick,conference,second announcement, Ljubljana

To register for the conference +/- the Advanced course, please complete this form Halliwick conference application form and send to conference@ir-rs.si . An invoice will then be sent to the billing address and list of recommended hotels / hostels will be sent with the invoice on receipt of the booking form.

Conference Scientific committee               Conference organizing committee

  • (alphabetical order)                                Katja Groleger Sršen
  • Ursula Barrett                                          Ann Thomson
  • Bodil Foens Knudsen                              Bodil Foens Knudsen
  • Ann Greswell                                            Anna Olasinska
  • Katja Groleger Sršen                               Dualta Griffin (Web-site manager)
  • Merav Hadar Frumer
  • Anna Olasinska                                           Conference secretary
  • Ann Thomson                                              Vesna Grabljevec – conference@ir-rs.si

IMPORTANT DATES

  • 15/04/2017: Workshops proposal submission ends
  • 30/04/2017: Abstract submission ends
  • 15/05/2017: Workshop and abstract acceptance announced
  • 31/05/2017: Final day for Early Bird registration
  • 31/08/2017: Registrations closed
  • 08/09/2017: IHA scientific meeting

WORKSHOPS PROPOSAL SUBMISSION

The IHA conference organizing committee is requesting proposals for 2-hour workshops to be held in conjunction with the main conference. The purpose of the workshop is to provide an opportunity for members of the IHA and other related professionals to present and discuss novel ideas on current and emerging topics. Workshops are scheduled for September 8th to 10th 2017.

Description: Each workshop should be organized under a well-defined theme focusing on emerging research areas and challenging problems. Organizers have free controls on the format, style as well as building blocks of the workshop.

Principles for pool work session (100 min): 2 persons to lead; 10 participants per group; 10 min to prepare, 10 min to enter the pool, 45 min in water, 15 min to exit and change; 20 min to wrap it up.

Short description of workshop content (Background, Aims, Methods of delivery, expected results, max 500 words) to be sent to katja.groleger@ir-rs.si.

Description: Each workshop should be organized under a well-defined theme focusing on emerging research areas and challenging problems. Organizers have free controls on the format, style as well as building blocks of the workshop.

Principles for pool work session (100 min): 2 persons to lead; 10 participants per group; 10 min to prepare, 10 min to enter the pool, 45 min in water, 15 min to exit and change; 20 min to wrap it up.

Short description of workshop content (Background, Aims, Methods of delivery, expected results, max 500 words) to be sent to katja.groleger@ir-rs.si.

SWIMMING POOL

  • 10 x 25 m, T 33˚C; 40 cm high edge of pool; 2 emergency exits;
  • few stairs to enter the pool and powered lifter to enter the water,
  • 2 changing rooms, additional place for participants with special needs;
    • 4 showers and 2 toilets; all accessible for persons on wheelchairs; several hair-driers;

ABSTRACTS PROPOSAL SUBMISSION

Background, Aims, Methods of delivery, Results, Conclusion; max 500 words; to be sent to katja.groleger@ir-rs.si.

All submitted proposals will be evaluated by two members of the Conference Scientific Committe.

See here for full details including timetable Halliwick conference, second announcement, Ljubljana