Conference sponsors:

We are proud to announce that the Bernard van Leer Foundation generously offered a grant to cover the expenses of a special Children in Europe issue on Vygotsky.

Teaching Strategies and Community Playthings are also supporting the event as main sponsors.


Routledge, the main sponsor of the EECERA Journal and sponsor of different EECERA events will be represented at the conference as well.

Open Society Institute

In-kind contributors through generous discounts:

AV Media, provided technical equipment and assistance during the conference and offered a generous discount in order to support the event.


Dagmar and Vaclav Havel Foundation – VIZE’97

The reconstruction of Prague Crossroads, the venue of the Opening Reception is one of the projects of the VIZE ยด97 Foundation, founded by the former Czech president, Vaclav Havel and his wife, Dagmar Havlova. Hosting the Opening Reception at Prague Crossroads contributes to the further reconstruction of this historical monument. 

Palace ZOFIN 

The venue of the Conference Dinner, one of the most beautiful buildings in the historical centre of Prague, offered a significant discount in order to support the 17th EECERA Annual Conference.   



This organisation, which offers job opportunities for persons with disabilities, produced the Conference bags.