International Dyslexia Conference coming to Telford!


The BDA International Dyslexia Conference is coming to Telford!

It is with great delight that we can now share the news with you that in April 2018 the British Dyslexia Association will hold their biannual International Conference & Expo at the Telford International Centre.

This will be the 11th British Dyslexia Association’s International Conference (IC) and EXPO, which is a leading conference on Dyslexia/Specific Learning difficulties, offering the latest in research and practice, exciting developments and inspiration.

The Theme is ‘Evidence and Back Again’ with confirmed keynote speakers Professor Victor Van Daal, Edge Hill University and Professor Susan Gathercole, Cambridge university, the event looks to be a really interesting one!

Elizabeth Wilkinson, local dyslexic and dyslexia awareness campaigner and philanthropist; founder of Dyslexia information Day and Dyslexia Awards, said she ‘is over the moon that the BDA have chosen to come to Telford’ and admitted that ‘The BDA had contacted me a little while ago, to ask if I would be involved’ Elizabeth went on to day that she was ‘totally honoured and delighted to be part of it!’

For more information on the BDA International Conference, speakers, tickets and exhibitors please visit or contact:

Web:  find tickets on Eventbrite email: Telephone: 07587 638 148

For more information about services available to businesses and educational establishments locally, training 1:1 adult support Access To work funding, and dyslexia coaching please contact The Dyslexic Dyslexia Consultant directly: or email: or call 01952321884

Blog Written 22.02.17  Elizabeth Wilkinson 2017

By Elizabeth Wilkinson

Since entering the field of dyslexia back in 2000, The Dyslexic Dyslexia Consultant - Elizabeth Wilkinson MBE, has worked with and provided support for thousands of people, including businesses, families, and educators.