THE WORLD CONGRESS OF THE

INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION FOR THE

SCIENTIFIC STUDY OF INTELLECTUAL

AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

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6 – 9 AUGUST 2019, SEC, GLASGOW

(ACADEMY PRE-CONFERENCE WORKSHOPS ON 5 AUGUST 2019)

Adam and Neil at Glasgow Science Centre

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IASSIDD 2019

6 – 9 AUGUST 2019, SEC, GLASGOW

Hannah and Vicki, Edinburgh

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IASSIDD 2019

6 – 9 AUGUST 2019, SEC, GLASGOW

Social Programme

Come and join us for evenings full of fun, networking, quality food and drink with colleagues and friends during IASSIDD 2019. We are delighted to invite you to our Opening Reception, Congress Dinner and Fun Run!

Opening Civic Reception

IASSIDD 2019 officially welcomes all delegates, sponsors and exhibitors on the first day of the Congress at the Civic Reception courtesy of The Rt Hon The Lord Provost of Glasgow at the Science Centre.

Glasgow Science Centre is one of Scotland’s must-see visitor attractions – presenting concepts of science and technology in unique and inspiring ways.

Enjoy drinks and canapes, whilst exploring this intriguing venue. We guarantee an interactive evening amongst the science and technology exhibits – a great opportunity to meet delegates, colleagues and friends and kick the Congress off in style!

Date

Tuesday, 6 August

Time

19:00 – 21:00

Cost

free (included in registration fee)

Address

Glasgow Science Centre
50 Pacific Quay, Glasgow G51 1EA

Fun Run /  Fun Walk

Looking for a Challenge? Delegates are invited to IASSIDD 2019 Fun Run / Fun Walk which will be a fun event on the evening of second day of the Congress!

The IASSIDD 2019 Fun Run will be open to all delegates, speakers and sponsors to join. The track will lead alongside the beautiful River Clyde.

The IASSIDD 2019 Fun Run / Fun Walk Route will be 5km (3.1 miles) long and take you from the SEC via the beautiful River Clydeside up to the Riverside Museum and back.

Everyone is welcome to join, but spaces are limited and will be allocated on a First Come First Serve basis.

If you have any accessibility or mobility issues, and would like to take part in the Fun Run, please let us know via iassidd2019@in-conference.org.uk

Date

Wednesday, 7 August

Time

from 19:00

Cost

free (included in registration fee)
limited spaces available

Congress Dinner

Delegates are invited to IASSIDD 2019 Congress Dinner which will be held at the stunning Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, one of the city’s most prominent landmarks.

Kelvingrove Museum opened in 1901 and is a firm favourite with local people and visitors. The museum has 22 themed galleries displaying an astonishing 8000 objects, a stunning architecture and a family friendly atmosphere.

During the evening you will not only enjoy the exclusive atmosphere of the Kelvingrove, but also a sumptous three course dinner and wine.

Following dinner will be a traditional Scottish Ceilidh, so be sure to wear your dancing shoes!

This evening will be a great opportunity to spend time with friends and colleagues, foster new relationships and discuss your IASSIDD 2019 experiences!

Date

Thursday, 8 August

Time

19:30 – 23:30

Cost

£65.00 per ticket

Address

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Argyle St, Glasgow, G3 8AG

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If you have any questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.