Open Day 2018 – agenda


Nystagmus Network Open Day 2018 – One amazing day

Horton Suite, Macdonald Burlington Hotel   Saturday, 29 September 2018

From 09.00      Registration

10.00 – 10.15   Welcome and Introductions – Richard Wilson OBE

10.15 – 10.30   Research at Moorfields – Maria Theodorou

10.30 -10.45     Nystagmus Awareness –  Peter Greenwood

10.45 – 11.15    Assistive Technology – RNIB and ORCAM

11.15 – 11.30    Tea, coffee, pastries

11.30 – 12.00    Mobility workshop – Guide Dogs

12.00 – 12.15    Research at Southampton – Jay Self, Helena Lee

12.15 – 12.45    Keynote address – Marsha De Cordova MP

12.45 – 12.55    Nystagmus research – what if? – Vivien Jones

12.55 – 13.00    Albinism Fellowship pop up – Roselle Potts

13.00 – 13.15    Finances and the fun of fundraising – Vicky Pitman

13.15 – 14.15    Lunch, exhibition, advice drop ins, research hub

14.15 – 14.30    Research at Cardiff – Jon Erichsen and team

14.30 – 14.45    Education Resources Hub launch – Frances Lilley

14.45 – 15.00    Nystagmus doesn’t stop me – Sue Ricketts, Wil Maudsley

15.00 -15.15      Research at Sheffield – Helen Griffiths, Anne Bjerre

15.15 – 15.45    Guest speaker – David Katz

15.45 – 16.00    AGM, prizes

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