Past Conferences

OMEP UK and ECSDN seminar 2019

OMEP UK celebrated the 30th Anniversary of the UNCRC with a seminar, jointly with the Early Childhood Studies Degrees Network. It was in Cambridge on Wednesday 20th November 2019. The main speakers were Professor Cathy Nutbrown and Dr Jane Murray and the event was a wonderful, sold out celebration!

OMEP UK AGM and Annual Seminar

The OMEP UK Annual Seminar and AGM was held at the University of Portsmouth on Saturday 12th October 2019. The seminar guest speaker was Mallika Kanyal, author of ‘Children’s Rights 0-8: Promoting Participation in Education and Care’ and she talked about the 30th anniversary of the UNCRC and some of her work. We also heard about the OMEP World Conference in Panama this year, as Megan McGee joined us to share her experience! Megan was one of our sponsored students.

OMEP World Assembly and Conference, in Panama 2019

The event was attended by several members of the OMEP UK team including two students who were sponsored by OMEP UK to attend the conference!

70th World Conference and celebrations in Prague, Europe 2018

In June 2018 World OMEP returned to Prague, the site of its first World Assembly and conference, to celebrate the organization’s 70th anniversary.

The World Assembly was held on June 25 and 26, 2018 and the World Conference took place on June 27 – 29. IT was a remarkable celebration, looking backwards at our history and accomplishments and forward to our future as one of the world’s oldest and largest international early childhood organizations.

More information can be found about the conference here on the official 70th World Conference website.

European Conference 2016 – Canterbury, UK

The 2016 Conference focussed on the place of the child in 21st century society and took place from 5th-7th May at Canterbury Christ Church University, Canterbury, UK.

Download the OMEP 2016 conference programme and abstracts.

Watch the video.

CANTERBURY 2016 MOVIE from Nektarios Stellakis on Vimeo.

European Conference 2015 – Moscow

The 2015 OMEP European Conference was held in Moscow during the last week of September.

Watch the video.

MOSCOW VIDEO from my visit from Nektarios Stellakis on Vimeo.

OMEP 2014 Cork

OMEP World Congress and Conference 2014
– Cork, Ireland

The conference took place in Cork, Ireland and was a huge success. An overview of events can be found on the World OMEP website.