Upcoming Conferences

Last update on May 17th, 2020
(due to the COVID-19 pandemic, please follow links for up-to-date information)



Society for the Neurobiology of Language
 (usually some stuttering research)

21-23 October, 2020, Philadelphia, USA
Submission deadline to be announced


ASHA Convention, USA
 (usually some stuttering research)

19-21 November, 2020
San Diego, CA


12th Oxford Dysfluency Conference

6-9 January 2021 (notice: change to original dates!)
Submission deadline for oral and poster abstracts: 21 August 2020
St Catherine’s College, Oxford, UK


8th International Conference on Speech Motor Control (SMC). Usually some stuttering.

7-10 July, 2021
Submission deadline for abstracts: 27 February 2021
Groningen, the Netherlands


IFA/ISA/ICA 2nd Joint World Congress

22-25 July 2021
Montreal, Canada.


Society for the Neurobiology of Language
(usually some stuttering research)

7-9 October, 2021, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia


ASHA Convention, USA
 (usually some stuttering research)

18–20 November, 2021
Washington, D.C.




14th ISA World Congress for People Who Stutter - Stutter ahead & Evolve
 (Breaking self-limiting behaviors and launching into self development)

19-22 September, 2022
Tel Aviv (not final), Israel
For further information contact the organization of people who stutter in Israel: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


Stuttering: The Fifth Croatia Clinical Symposium

2-5 October 2022
Cavtat, Croatia 


Society for the Neurobiology of Language
 (usually some stuttering research)

18-20 October, 2022 
Marseille, France


ASHA Convention, USA
 (usually some stuttering research)

17–19 November, 2022
New Orleans, Louisiana


Annual and regular stuttering conferences

For professionals


ASHA Convention, USA
 (usually some stuttering research)



Society for the Neurobiology of Language
 (usually some stuttering research)



International Fluency Association (IFA) congress, different locations



International Association of Logopedics and Phoniatrics (IALP) congress, different locations



Oxford Dysfluency Conference, Oxford (UK)



International Conference on Stuttering, Rome (Italy)



European Symposium on Fluency Disorders, Antwerp (Belgium)



CPLOL (Committee of Speech and Language Therapists in the EU) Congress, Europe



International Conference on Speech Motor Control (SMC).
 Usually some stuttering research.



For people who stutter, friends & family and everyone else

International Stuttering Association (ISA) congress, different locations



National associations have held annual conferences for many years. These conferences are for the needs and interests of their members, namely people who stutter and significant others, but SLTs who focus on stuttering also often attend and invited researchers talk about research in treatment outcome and fundamental research:

  1. UK: British Stammering Association (BSA, https://stamma.org)
  2. Germany: Bundesvereinigung Stottern & Selbsthilfe (BVSS, https://www.bvss.de)
  3. USA: National Stuttering Association (NSA, https://westutter.org)
  4. Canada: Canadian Stuttering Association (CSA, https://www.stutter.ca)
  5. France: Association Parole Bégaiement (APB, https://www.begaiement.org)
  6. And other countries

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