Improving Practice, Improving Every Life

10th Anniversary Autism Professionals Conference

7 and 8 March 2019, International Convention Centre (ICC), Birmingham

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About the conference

Celebrate our 10th anniversary conference, we have a new location, a new venue and 2019's conference will be one to remember.

The annual two-day conference is a unique opportunity for professionals to discuss best practice and share learning. Hear the latest information from leading experts in the field and learn from case studies illustrating best practice. With three different seminar streams to choose from there is something for everyone, also why not attend our Autism Professionals Awards evening which recognises professionals and services who are leading the way in innovative autism practice.

Be inspired and learn from world-renowned experts.

Book now to secure your place.

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Key topics

Some of the key topics this conference will cover include:

  • the Autism Act
  • autistic happiness and wellbeing
  • complex needs
  • support strategies for autistic adults
  • mental health of autistic children
  • challenging relationships - families and professionals
  • school exclusion and support in mainstream schools
  • outcomes and implications from autism research.

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    Confirmed speakers

    Our top international speakers will give you unique insight and understanding into autism. We will be announcing a few key speakers in the coming months but please see our current expert speakers and panelist line up:

    View all speakers
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    Why Attend?

    • Hear the UK’s leading experts provide insights into strategies to support autistic people.  
    • Be inspired by first-hand accounts of the unique issues that affect autistic people and what you can do to help.
    • Learn practical strategies for adapting your practice and improve how you deliver support.
    • Discover new ways of enabling autistic people to get their voice and choices heard.
    • Meet and network with other professionals and experts in the field.

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    Autism Professionals Awards

    We are delighted to announce that the 2019 Autism Professionals Award nominations are now open!  You can choose to nominate or just come along to the evening event by booking a ticket.

    The Autism Professionals Awards have been created to recognise and reward services and professionals who are leading the way in innovative autism practice and making a real difference to the lives of autistic people in the UK.

    To find out more and to get details on how to enter visit the Autism Professionals Awards website or contact Janet Matthews.
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    I was inspired to learn that simple things, once recognised, could have a big impact and make such a difference.

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    2 Day Conference 

    £455 + VAT

    1 Day Conference Only

    £295 + VAT

    Autism Professionals Awards Dinner Only (Evening - 7th March 2019)

    £60 + VAT
                   Small Stand
                   Large Stand   
                   Additional Exhibitor Pass

    £995 + VAT
    £1,295 + VAT
    £300 + VAT
     Autistic Individuals / Parents / Families / Carers
    This is a subsidised rate of £195 for the 2 day conference with 50 places being available for individuals paying for their own place and not via an organisation. The submission deadline for this rate has been extended,book now to avoid disappointment.
     £195 + VAT

    Please note if you need to be invoiced for your purchase, please get in contact before proceeding so we can carry out the relevant checks and make an invoice booking link available for you. [email protected] 0115 911 3367

     Don't delay - book now to secure your place at this unique and inspiring conference.

    Book now

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