Conferences organised

Co-organiser: University of Birmingham, School of Education PGR Conference (online)
Innovating research theory and practice: Time, Space, Place
University of Birmingham, 28 November 2020

Co-organiser: Philosophy of Education Virtual Postgraduate Conference
Education and the Future
Centre for Philosophy of Education and PESGB South Coast Branch,
University of Winchester, 2 September 2020

Conference/seminar papers delivered


‘Effective parent participation – a critical discussion’ Inclusive and Supportive Education Conference (ISEC2020). UCL, London.
– paper accepted for ISEC2020, however this conference has been postponed to August 2021 due to Covid-19


‘Exploring the ‘risk’ and ‘vulnerability’ of disabled children within education.’
BSA 70th Anniversary Virtual Conference: Remaking the Future, 13 April 2021, Online.


‘An inclusive and ethical way to approach research with parents of disabled children’
Online International Doctoral Research Conference in Education, 8 July 2020, Liverpool John Moores University.

Seminar ‘The role of risk in relation to Special Educational Needs and Disability’
Part of the Disability Futurities series organised by CCDS, Liverpool Hope University, 5 February 2020, Liverpool Hope University.


‘Special Educational Needs & Disability (SEND) Code of Practice: a critical discussion of the construction of the effective parent’
University of Birmingham School of Education Postgraduate Conference, 30 November 2019, University of Birmingham.

‘Parent participation and Special Educational Needs’
Education Reform Legislation in a Changing Society: Annual Colloquium, Society for Educational Studies, 27 September 2019, Oriel College, University of Oxford.

‘Risk and the calculable future of disabled students’
Disability Studies: Past, Present and Future (CDS Postgraduate Conference 2019), 11 July 2019, University of Leeds.

‘The production of the ‘effective’ special needs parent’
New Directions in Critical Disability Studies Postgraduate Symposium, 9 July 2019, University of Sheffield. Paper available online: The production of the effective special needs parent

Student Panel Debate ‘Justice and Cognitive Disability’
Social Justice: the Challenges for Education, Centre for Philosophy of Education, 4 April 2019, University of Winchester.

‘Special Educational Needs, Risk and Time’
Philosophy of Education Society Great Britain (PESGB) Annual Conference 2019, Philosophy of Education Society Great Britain, 30 March 2019, University of Oxford.


Panel Debate ‘The role of education in supporting refugees’
Boundary Crossing: An international interdisciplinary conference on immigration and social justice, 3 September 2018, University of Winchester.


‘Can’t get no satisfaction’
4th International Conference on Critical Pedagogies and Philosophies of Education, 28 July 2017, University of Winchester.