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Tralee, Kerry | Ireland | June 16-20 2025

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ISAPA 2025 and the International Symposium on Physical Activity and Visual Impairment and Deafblindness is dedicated to creating opportunities that build new capacity among adapted physical activity and new-to APA professionals covering the full disability spectrum. We are redoubling our efforts to reach the #FurthestBehindFirst by spotlighting Visual Impairment and Deafblindness, Mental Health and Intellectual Disability.

ISAPA2025 wants you to:

  • Continue or begin your APA journey

  • Grow and share your knowledge to include #FurthestBehindFirst

  • Listen and participate in an exciting scientific line-up

  • Connect with international and regional colleagues

  • Mobilise the international policy agenda across academia, civil society, government, and the private sector

  • Explore the latest start-up innovations

  • Enjoy our social and cultural programme -Irish style!

  • Experience Irish hospitality and explore your Irish roots

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What’s New ?


Your registration includes multiple certified CPD options you can choose before and during the event. You can explore new areas or fields of APA. You can do as many CPDs as you wish. 

Regional Fora:

Each IFAPA Region and Ireland will hold its own regional fora on Thursday, June 19th. We will invite embassy staff from each region to connect government objectives with APA practitioners and practice. Award for best-represented region.


We will help you explore your Irish roots and will have a prize for the best ISAPA2025 Found My Irish Roots story. 

Work, Rest, and Play:

We want you to experience Kerry. Our social, cultural, and activity programmes are included in your registration fee, and we will ensure delegates enjoy their stay and really experience where they are.


1st of October 2024: Submission for Mini Symposia and CPD proposals closes.

29th November 2024: Submission for scientific abstracts, programme and policy presentations and practical sessions close.

16th of June 2025: ISAPA 2025 & the International symposium on Physical Activity for Visual Impairment and Deafblindness begins!


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plan your visit

Information on travelling to ISAPA 2025 in Kerry.

About tralee

Information about Tralee, the host destination and the capital of Kerry


How we will ensure that all aspects of the conference are accessible to all delegates.

Things to do

Your Kerry experience beyond ISAPA 2025. Experience the magic of Kerry.


Latest News

"The Munster Technological University (MTU), Kerry Convention Bureau and the wider County of Kerry has the facilities and experience to make this a successful conference and a memorable visit for the delegates".

Moira Murrell, Chief Executive, Kerry County Council

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