How is the Autism Society of America conference?
Autism Society of America invites you to a two-day conference with presentations and breakout discussions covering a wide range of topics related to Autism. This year we have four theme tracks which encompass inclusion, community, innovation and much more! Our speakers will represent a variety of areas as it relates to the autism lifespan.
When is the National Autism Conference in 2021?
The 2021 conference will be offered as a virtual opportunity as part of our efforts to maintain public health and safety in the face of the coronavirus outbreak. Sessions will be available for viewing beginning Monday, August 2. Anyone may watch free of charge.
What are the themes for the Autism Conference?
This year we have four theme tracks which encompass inclusion, community, innovation and much more! Our speakers will represent a variety of areas as it relates to the autism lifespan. Questions? Contact [email protected] .
Who are the members of Congress for Autism Speaks?
Featuring Angela Lello, Autism Speaks; Rylin Rodgers, Director of Public Policy, Association of University Centers on Disabilities; and Kelsey Griswald, Office of Rep. Chris Smith. Join us for our day on the hill to meet with members of Congress to discuss policy and advocate for our community’s rights.
Who are the members of the National Autism Society?
Featuring Amanda Lowe, Policy Analyst, National Disability Rights Network (NDRN); Alison Barkoff, Director of Advocacy, Center for Public Representation; Kimberly Knackstedt, Professional staff, Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee; and Claire Viall, Office of Rep. Bobby Scott, House Education and Labor Committee.
Who is the keynote speaker for the Autism Society?
We are pleased to announce our Keynote Speaker, Gwendolyn Harshaw, with a Special Performance by her son Zayne Harshaw! At 4 years old he was diagnosed with autism. Gwen will share how they found strength through Zayne’s gifts instead of focusing on his weaknesses.