BAMT’s 2021 conference, Open Ground: Music Therapy in Collaboration & Exchange, takes place online from Friday 9th – Sunday 11th April 2021. This is BAMT’s first ever online conference and promises to be an inspiring event marking and celebrating Music Therapy practice and research in the UK and abroad. The conference will include paper presentations, round tables, poster presentations, a public lecture, workshops and keynote presentations.
Using our bespoke online platform, delegates will be able to watch and participate in events in real time, catch up and network with friends and colleagues in a virtual lounge area as well as visit exhibition booths. There will be opportunities to access some recordings after the conclusion of the main event.
The opening ceremony will take place at 6.30pm on Friday 9th April. The Music Therapy Charity Tony Wigram Travelling Fellowship memorial lecture will be given by Gro Trondalen on Saturday 10th April, with a musical event taking place that evening. The keynote presentations will be given by Dr Wendy Magee and Dr Hilary Moss.