ASfAR 2020 Conference Wellington NZ (online)

ASfAR is pleased to announce that ASfAR 2020 is to be held online on December 10th and 11th, hosted by Autism New Zealand and Victoria University.

*** PLEASE NOTE – Due to COVID19 restrictions the Conference will be ONLINE ONLY *** 

Autism in Adolescence and Adulthood

10 – 11 December 12:00pm – 8:00pm NZDT

Step 1

Make sure you are a member of ASfAR

Step 2

Log into the ASfAR members area and follow the instructions to register for the conference. Go to: https://asfar.org.au/membership-login/

  • Conference attendance is free with membership
  • Registrations close 4 December 2020

 

Keynote and Invited Speakers

Professor Hilde Geurts, University of Amsterdam
Autism in late adulthood: What does the future hold?

Professor Jeff Sigafoos, Victoria University of Wellington
Enhancing Communication: 50 years of progress

Minds for Minds Research Network
Exploring the genetic lanscape of autism in New Zealand

Dr. Damian Santomauro, University of Queensland
Estimating the epidemiology and health metrics of the autism spectrum: Where to from here?

Dr. Wenn Lawson, Macquarie University
Does ‘Extreme Demand Avoidance’ (EDA) exist?

Professor Liz Pellicano and Dr. Melanie Heyworth, Macquarie University
The everyday realities of life during COVID-19: Insights from Australian autistic people and their families

For more information contact: Larah van der Meer on research@autismnz.org.nz