26th ICCP World Play Conference

Monday, June 18, 2012 to Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Sponsor: 
International Council for Children's Play (ICCP), Tallinn University, and the Estonian Union for Child Welfare

The theme of ICCP's 26th World Play Conference is "Providing play: Applications for policy and practice from research." To that end, this conference will explore children's need for undirected time and space for play based on research from practical, philosophical, and historical perspectives. Keynote speakers include John Wall (Rutgers University), Peter Smith (University of London), Ingrid Pramling Samuelsson (University of Gothenburg), and Aino Ugaste (Tallinn University).