OMAA Online Symposium

OMAA is pleased to announce our online symposium on the 28 September 2021. The symposium will be run from 9.30am – 5pm (AEDT) and will be hosted by NextSense Institute. This event will be online using the Zoom platform.


Symposium Registration

Looking to attend? Registrations are now open, click here for more information.

This one day symposium provides evidence and experience based presentations for Orientation and Mobility professionals and stakeholders. Held online, participants will have the opportunity to engage with presenters and audience members through a range of online activities.

This OMAA Symposium will contribute 6 PD hours towards COMS re-certification with ACVREP as it addresses the Core Domains of the OMAA O&M Framework.


Call for Papers

This year’s symposium theme is Adapting to Change. We are calling for creative presentations for the O&M professional, that tie this theme to the topic areas below.

As part of this announcement, you are invited to submit a presentation abstract to be part of this exciting event.

We are seeking presentations of 20 – 25 minutes duration (including 5 – 10 minutes for questioning) on one of the following topics:

  • Technology
  • Children
  • Additional Client Complexity
  • Cerebral Visual Impairment/Neurological Visual Impairment

How do I submit a presentation proposal or indicate interest? Complete the form on Page 2 of this Presentation Application Form and submit the proposal according to the instructions.


Exhibition Opportunity

Interested in becoming an exhibitor at the symposium? Check out the Exhibition Opportunity Flyer.


We will share further details about the Symposium in the coming weeks.


Warms regards,

The OMAA Professional Development Team