About the Victorian Deaf Education Institute (VDEI)
The Victorian Deaf Education Institute (VDEI) is part of the Department of Education and Training in Victoria, Australia. VDEI is a highly respected centre of expertise whose aim is to support and consult with educators and other professionals in the field of deaf education to ensure that students who are deaf or hard of hearing achieve the best possible educational outcomes. In order to build the capability of educators, we design and deliver innovative professional learning programs and courses, commission research projects and collaborate with national and international experts on a wide range of topics related to deaf and inclusive education.
As the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, Cochlear is dedicated to helping people with moderate to profound hearing loss experience a life full of hearing. We have provided more than 600,000 implantable devices, helping people of all ages to hear and connect with life’s opportunities. We aim to give people the best lifelong hearing experience and access to innovative future technologies. We have the industry’s best clinical, research and support networks. That’s why more people choose Cochlear than any other hearing implant company.
About Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC)
Royal Institute for Deaf and Blind Children (RIDBC) is Australia’s largest non-government provider of education, therapy and cochlear implant services for children and adults with vision or hearing loss, their families and the professionals who support them.
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About Queensland Teachers' Union
The Queensland Teachers’ Union has promoted and protected public education for 131 years. We are the democratic professional and industrial voice of more than 47,000 teachers and leaders in state schools and TAFE colleges. The QTU is proud to support the involvement of delegates from developing nations in ICED 2020.
About Gallaudet University
We focus on providing world class academics and research for and about deaf people at our University and beyond. We also build global connections to promote deaf identity formation, language vibrancy, innovation, and discovery. Learn more at www.gallaudet.edu.