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Preliminary Schedule At-A-Glance 2017

Autism Society 49th National Conference Preliminary Schedule
Wisconsin Center, Milwaukee WI

Times Subject to Change

WEDNESDAY July 12th

7:30 am – 6:00 pm
Registration Open

7:30 am – 10:00 am
Autism Society Board of Director’s Meeting

9:00 am – 2:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Set-Up

9:00 am– 12:00 pm
FREE Community Training Sessions
• Safe and Sound Training (For Police Officers, EMTs, Fire Fighters and other 1st Responders)
• Inclusive Faith (For Faith Leaders and the General Public)

9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Pre-Conference BCBA Session
(Qualifies for BCBA credits- additional registration required – $200)

10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Affiliate Leaders Annual Meeting – (open to Autism Society Affiliate Leaders)

12:00 am – 4:00 pm
Self-Advocacy Pre-Conference Session
Hosted by the Autism Society Panel of People on the Spectrum of Autism – $25

12:30 am – 4:30 pm
Pre-Conference CEU Session
(Qualifies for CEU credits- additional registration required – $120)

4:00 pm
Conference and Exhibition Hall Opens

5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Attendee Welcome/Meet and Greet with the Autism Society PPA/PSA

6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Exhibit Hall Welcome Reception

 

THURSDAY July 13th

7:30 am– 5:00 pm
Registration Open

7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Exhibition Hall Open

7:30 am – 8:15 pm
Exhibit Hall Opening with Continental Breakfast

8:30 am – 10:10 am
Mornings with Richard Wolf – Opening Keynote Parent Panel moderated by Judy Endow, MSW, LCSW

10:10 am – 10:20 pm – Short Break

10:20 am – 11:30 pm – Opening Keynote Self-Advocate Panel moderated by Barry M. Prizant, Ph.D., CCC-SLP

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Lunch (Visit the Exhibit Hall)

12:30 pm – 1:45 pm
Break-out Sessions 1

1:45 pm – 2:15 pm
Break (Visit the Exhibit Hall)

2:15 pm – 3:30 pm
Break-out Sessions 2

3:30 – 3:45
Break-out (Visit the Exhibit Hall)

3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Break-out Sessions 3

5:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Autism Society South East WI Event – Bikes, Brats, Beer, and Blues


FRIDAY July 14th

7:30 am – 5:00 pm
Registration open

8:00 am – 5:00 pm
Exhibition hall open

8:30 am – 10:15 am
Mornings with Richard Wolf – Friday Keynote Panel of Professionals moderated by Dr. Stephen Shore

10:15 am – 10:45 pm
Break (Visit the Exhibit Hall)

10:45 am – 12:00 pm
Breakout Session 4

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Lunch (Visit the Exhibit Hall)

12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Panel of People on the Spectrum of Autism Town Hall Meeting (Bring your Lunch)

1:15 pm – 2:30 pm
Break-out Session 5

2:30 pm – 3:00 pm
Break (Visit the Exhibit Hall)

3:00 pm – 4:15 pm
Break-out Session 6

4:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Autism Society South East WI Event – Take Me out to the Ball Game

 

SATURDAY July 15th

7:30 am – 10:30 am
Registration open

8:00 am – 12:30 pm
Exhibition Hall Open

8:30 am – 9:45 am
Break Out Session 7

9:45 am – 10:15 am
Break

10:15 am – 11:30 am
Break-out Session 8

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Lunch (Last Chance to Visit the Exhibit Hall & Stock Up on Unique Items)

12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
Afternoon with Richard – Saturday Closing Keynote