Registration Closed for the International Autism Conference Dublin Ireland, 3rd & 4th April 2013.
The Irish Society for Autism is celebrating their 50th Anniversary. To mark this great occasion, and to celebrate World Autism Awareness Day, an International Autism Conference is being held in the Convention Centre Dublin
The central theme of the conference will be “The Next Generation” focusing on enhanced legislation, increased awareness, autism specific education, early diagnosis and intervention.
The conference will bring together some of the world’s top professionals who, over a two day period, will deliver exciting plenary sessions, stimulating workshops and social exchanges.
Internationally renowned Professor of Animal Sciences Dr. Temple Grandin.
Ros Blackburn, an adult with autism and international lecturer on care and education
Hilde de Clerq, author and member of the International Associate Editors of ‘Good Autism Practice.’
Prof. Michael Fitzgerald, a Henry Marsh Professor of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry at Trinity College Dublin. Prof. Fitzgerald was the first Professor of Child Psychiatry in Ireland and has diagnosed over 2000 persons with autism since 1973.
Professor Rita Jordan, Autism Centre for Education & Research, University of Birmingham, UK
Theo Peeters, founder of the Opleidingscentrum Autisme (Centre for Training in Autism) in Belgium
Paul Shattock, OBE, President of the World Autism Organisation