10th World Congress on Conductive Education

“The Conductor: Attitude, Occupation, Profession”

Budapest, 22-26 May 2020

President of the Congress: Béla Merkely, Rector of Semmelweis University

 

The András Pető Faculty of Semmelweis University and the International Pető Association cordially invite you to note the date of the next, the 10th World Congress on Conductive Education in Budapest, 22-26 May, 2020.

2020 is an important jubilee year for all of us.

  • Semmelweis University was founded 250 years ago – and its youngest department is the András Pető Faculty
  • The First World Congress on Conductive was organized 30 year ago, in Budapest
  • The International Pető Association was founded in the same year
  • It was also 30 years ago that fully accepted college level training started – after earlier training variations

 

Previous World Congresses on Conductive Education

“Preparation for the future”

1st World Congress on Conductive Education, Budapest, 1990

(Patron: Árpád Göncz, President of the Republic of Hungary)

 

“Continuity and change”

2nd World Congress on Conductive Education, Budapest, 1995

(Patrons: the Duchess of Kent, Mr. and Mrs. Göncz)

 

“From creation to development”

3rd World Congress on Conductive Education, Hokkaido, Japan, 1999

(Patrons: His Imperial Highness Prince Takamado, President – the former Ambassador to Hungary, Mr. Eiji Seki)

 

“Celebration and achievement”

4th World Congress on Conductive Education, London, 2001

(Patron: Viktor Orbán, Prime Minister of the Republic of Hungary)

 

“Conductive Education Worldwide – Science and Quality”

5th World Congress On Conductive Education, Budapest, 2004

(Patron: Péter Medgyessy, Prime Minister of the Republic of Hungary)

 

“Tradition and Future”

6th World Congress on Conductive Education, Gothenburg, Sweden, 19-22 August 2007

(Patron: Queen Silvia)

 

“East meets West”

7th World Congress on Conductive Education, Hong Kong, 5-8 December 2010

(Patrons: Ms. Tang Xiaoquan, Vice-Chairperson, China Disabled Persons’ Federation and President, China Foundation for Disabled Persons; Mrs. Selina Tsang, Spouse of Chief Executive, Hong Kong Special Administrative Region)

 

“Rhythm and Balance”

8th World Congress on Conductive Education, Munich, Germany, 9-12 December 2013

(Patron: Princess Ursula of Bavaria; Peter Maffay, musician)

 

“Welcome to the home of Conductive Education”

9th World Congress on Conductive Education, Budapest, 10-13 December 2016

(Patron: János Áder, President of Hungary and his spouse Anita Herczegh)