Theme: Owning Our Stories
June 15-16, 2023
The international NeuroEmergence event has grown out of the want for people to be able to come together and help build a more neurodivergent friendly world and sits proudly amongst a range of activities and events that form the Neurodiversity Pride Day which takes place on June 16, 2023.
Over two days (June 15-16), we will gather in a virtual space where people from all over the world to explore the theme "Owning Our Stories". We invite you to take part in a range of "spaces".
Programme of Activities
June 15, Thursday
10:30 - 11:00 AM KICK-OFF EVENT: Tjerk Feitsma, Director, Neurodiversity Foundation
11:00 - 12:30 PM LEARNING LAB & SHARING CIRCLE: "What's STRONG With You? by Lana Jelenjev and Saskia Wenniger
01:00 - 2:00 PM LEARNING LAB: Neurodiversity and Culture by Stephen Emmanuel
02:30 - 4:00 PM PANEL SESSION: Dyslexia and Work moderated by Saskia Wenniger and Stephen Emmanuel. Panelists: Stephanie Raber, Dr. Martin Bloomfield, and Frank Emboltura
04:00 - 4:30 PM Informal Meet and Greet
07:00 - 8:00 PM SHARING CIRCLE: Supporting Parents and Children with Dyslexia facilitated by Saskia Wenniger and Lana Jelenjev