Sponsors sought for Open Day 2018


The biggest nystagmus event of the year takes place on Saturday, 29 September in Birmingham. This is our annual Open Day, where 200 nystagmus families get together to talk about research, education, support, assistive technology, mobility, education and general day to day living with a visual impairment. The Nystagmus Network is seeking sponsorship from commercial … Continue reading Sponsors sought for Open Day 2018

Open Day 2018 – booking open soon


We are just finalising details of our annual Open Day 2018. We shall once again be in central Birmingham. The date is Saturday, 29 September. The venue is the same as last year, the MacDonald Burlington Hotel, across the road from Grand Central. We already have some very exciting speakers lined up. We will also … Continue reading Open Day 2018 – booking open soon

David Katz – our special guest speaker at Open Day 2018


We are delighted to announce that David Katz, the internationally acclaimed photographer, will be joining us as our special guest speaker at our annual Open Day on 29 September. David was with us all in spirit last year, of course, when we were honoured and privileged to have been granted permission to premier his amazing … Continue reading David Katz – our special guest speaker at Open Day 2018

Marsha de Cordova MP – our Open Day keynote speaker


We are delighted to announce that we shall be joined on Open Day this year by Shadow Minister for Disabilities, Marsha de Cordova. Marsha has nystagmus and is severely sight impaired. She recently explained to BBC Radio 4’s Intouch programme how she manages her vision problem as part of her busy professional life. The photograph … Continue reading Marsha de Cordova MP – our Open Day keynote speaker