Conference dates: November 29 - December 1, 2018. The 13th Annual US Autism Association World Conference and Expo will be hosted at the Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort and Spa in Henderson, NV (suburb of Las Vegas).
The Westin Lake Las Vegas Resort & Spa is a full service, Four Diamond resort nestled on the shores of Lake Las Vegas. The property boasts 493 newly renovated guest rooms and suites complimented with a host of amenities including a luxury spa, casual and fine dining options, a private beach, craft cocktail lounge, gourmet coffee shop and over 90,000 square feet of flexible meeting and event space. The sprawling 3600 acre grounds and immaculate landscaping invite guests to relax and recharge in a picturesque lake-side setting.
OVER 30 of the world's most respected researchers, practitioners, and education specialists in the Autism Spectrum (ASD) community will share valuable resources for your child, family member, patient, friend, student, or yourself at the US Autism Association 2018 World Conference and Expo, November 29 - December 1, 2018. Keynote speaker is Temple Grandin, PhD, who is one of the most accomplished and well-known adults with autism in the world. In February of 2017, Dr. Grandin was named to the National Women's Hall of Fame. She was selected by Time magazine as one of the "100 Most Influential People in the World" (2010).
Parents, Families, Caregivers, Adults with ASD, Employers, Educators, Professionals, Agencies, Self-Advocates, and anyone who wants to learn more about Autism Spectrum Disorders is welcome to attend. For professionals, continuing education will be available.