Call for Papers
The Autism Society is accepting proposals for its 45th Autism Society National Conference and Exposition being held on Wednesday July 23-26, 2014 at the Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis, Indiana.
The Conference will feature world-renowned keynote speakers, over 100 presenters from around the globe, and many networking opportunities for all.
The Venue • Indiana Convention Center & Lucas Oil Stadium is located in the heart of downtown Indianapolis. In the blocks surrounding the Indiana Convention Center, you’ll find affordable food options with more than 200 restaurants, entertainment choices, and great hotel accommodations. Plus, it is right next door to Victory Field, which Sports Illustrated called “the Best Minor League Ballpark in America.”
Submissions: High quality proposals are invited addressing a full range of issues facing individuals living with autism and their families. Proposals should include “How To” strategies and evidence-based research as often as possible. Of particular interest are sessions with the following content: Implications of DSM-5 changes; Military Families; Multiple Births with Autism; Restraint and Seclusion; National Advocacy; Bullying; Friendships and social relationships; Advocacy and systems change, including legislation; Aging; Positive behavior support; And much more. The Autism Society encourages presenters of all backgrounds to apply. Extended Deadline: January 5, 2013.
Be creative! If you are interested in submitting a proposal, or know someone who would like to submit for our 2014 conference, click here for the on-line proposal.