11th National Deafblind Conference 2022

11th National Deafblind Conference 2022

On behalf of SensesWA and the conference planning and scientific committees, welcome to the 11th National Deafblind Conference, to be held on Thursday 30th of June to Friday 1st of July, 2022.  Pre-conference will be held Wednesday 29th of June, 2022. The theme for the conference is “Deafblind Keeping Connected through COVID and beyond”.

In 2022 the National conference “Deafblind Keeping Connected through COVID and beyond” will support connection  and reconnecting people with deafblindness and those who support them across Australia, The National Deafblind Conference is the only forum in Australia with capacity to educate, connect, and support across sectors: deafblind individuals, families, service providers, educators, allied health and community organisations.

The conference will be a hybrid event – hosted online simultaneously with a face to face event in Perth, Western Australia.  The pre-conference and main conference will both start at 9am and will conclude at 5pm on Friday the 1st of July, 2022.

Important Dates 

Call for abstracts opens- 1st October 2021

Call for abstracts closes- 3rd December 2021

Registrations Opens- 14th March 2022

Program available- 14th March 2022

Conference Date- 29th June to 1st July 2022


Please contact the conference Secretariat Iceberg Events for queries about any and all aspects of the conference.

Chloe Brix, Event Assistant

07 3876 4988


CLICK HERE for more information.

Auslan interpretation video coming soon!