Over the past few weeks, the South China Morning Post has been closely monitoring and evaluating the situation around COVID-19 to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our attendees, exhibitors and speakers. As a result, we have made the difficult but important decision to postpone the Kindergartens Festival 2020 to Saturday, June 20 at the JW Marriott, Hong Kong. Learn More
Dalia Umanskiy is a speech language pathologist and has worked in Hong Kong since 2012. She graduated from Adelphi University in New York with a master’s degree in speech language pathology and became certified as a teacher of students with speech and language disabilities. Prior to this, she received a master’s degree in linguistics from Kaliningrad State University, Russia.
In 2008 Ms Umanskiy enrolled at the Bilingual Extension Institute at Teachers College at Columbia University in New York City, where she received a certification in assessment and treatment of bilingual children. Since then she has been deeply interested in working with students and families from various cultural and linguistic backgrounds.
She has worked in various clinical settings including rehabilitation centres, schools, and state/city-funded programs (Early Intervention, Committee on Preschool Special Education) providing school, clinic, and home-based assessments and therapy. Currently she works as a speech language and learning specialist at Hong Kong International School.
Ms Umanskiy is a member of the American Speech and Hearing Association (ASHA) and is licensed as a speech language pathologist in New York State.
Admission to the exhibition area only
the exhibition area
Entry to one Info session / Panel discussion
South China Morning Post is a leading global news company that has reported on China and Asia for more than a century. Founded in 1903, SCMP is headquartered in Hong Kong, where it is the city’s newspaper of record, with a growing correspondent staff across Asia and the United States. SCMP's vision is to “Elevate Thought” and our mission is to “Lead the global conversation about China”. Additionally, SCMP publishes a portfolio of premium lifestyle and fashion titles in Hong Kong including Cosmopolitan,ELLE, Esquire and, Harper’s BAZAAR. SCMP is also home to Abacus, a digital news brand focused on China's tech industry; Inkstone, a daily news brief for those curious about China's growing impact around the world; and Goldthread, a content platform with a focus on food, travel and culture in China.