We have participated in several conferences that have sought to share ideas and exchange information in the realm of Arts based interventions as well as innovative learning practices.

AEE 45TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE, AT MONTREAL, CANADA

We presented at the 45th AEE conference that brought together a worldwide community of more than 700 practitioners, teachers, therapists, facilitators, adventure guides and trainers. Our Founder and Executive Director Gitanjali Sarangan was one among the six chosen speakers at the fourth year of ActivatEE. ActivatEE is designed to facilitate the process of creating one’s story, inspiring the use of one’s voice, and launching an idea – all on stage during a conference keynote. We presented our story ‘Inclusion, the gift of presence’.

EEC

The Experiential Educator’s Conclave focused on the application of experiential learning, The art of Facilitation and teaching, Integrated Learning Environment and Classroom Practices. Our Executive Director spoke on the topic Synaesthesia of the Arts for Mainstreaming Inclusion.

NIEPMD

Our Founder and Executive Director, Gitanjali Sarangan and Sumathi Ramjee facilitated a day long conference at the National Institute for Empowerment of People with Multiple Disabilities (NIEPMD) in Chennai this Saturday, the 17th June, on using ARTS BASED THERAPY AS A COMPLEMENTARY HEALTHCARE PRACTICE.

Manoyatra

Co-creating Learning Spaces Using Multi-Art Forms -Facilitated a workshop with mental health professionals and students at ‘Manoyatra’- A symposium of workshops on Creative Therapeutic Methodologies.

Arts and Gallatta @ Conference on Perspectives

The session had children from St.Mar Thomas Opportunity, parents, care givers , educators and delegates who were participating in the conference. What we explored together was play with voice, play with rhythm, play with energies, play with new groups. Naturally buddies emerged as an adult worked with each child.

Imagine Play and Creative Mediums

It was indeed an honor to be a part of the panel with Ms. Mina Dilip, Rajesh P.I of Actor’s Collective, Professor Sudarshan Khanna, Naveen Thomas and Rathnesh Mathur at the International Conference on Perspectives and Practices in Play. With Aditi-Ratnesh Mathur