Autism 2008 - the latest Awares International Online Autism Conference - opens on November 24, 2008 and lasts for a whole week.
Last year's conference attracted thousands of delegates from around the world and Professor Simon Baron-Cohen called it "the best online autism conference on the planet."
As in previous years, Autism 2008 is a unique opportunity to put your questions directly to international Autism experts and to people with Autism.
This year's outstanding list of more than seventy speakers includes:
Professor Simon Baron-Cohen (UK) - a man we as a family owe a great deal to and someone to whom we will be ever thankful, as he took time to help us with our own personal battles in life.
Other speakers -
Dr Gary Mesibov (USA), Dr Ami Klin (USA), Donna Williams (Australia), Dr Susan Folstein (USA), Merry Barua (India), Dr John Constantino (USA), Dr Carol Gray (USA), Dr David Skuse (UK), Dr Pamela Heaton (UK), Dr Glenys Jones (Wales), Dr Dawn Wimpory (Wales), Dr Wendy Keay-Bright (Wales), Stephen Shore (USA), Dr Roberto Canitano (Italy), Dr Manuel Casanova (USA), Dr Susanne Bejerot (Sweden), Chantal Sicile-Kira (USA), Dr Darold Treffert (USA), Dr Mayada Elsabagh (UK), Dr Sven Boelte (Germany), Nuala and Dale Gardiner (UK), Dr Robert DeLong (USA), Dr Dirk Dhossche (USA), Dennis Debbaudt (USA), Dr Cheryl Dissanayake (Australia), and Dr Amanda Ludlow (UK).
Topics will range from the genetics, neurology and immunology of autism, biomedical approaches, environmental issues, educational methods, autism in adolescents and adults and first-hand experiences of living with Autism and Asperger's syndrome.
Autism 2008 is open to absolutely anyone with an interest in Autism.
To find out more about Autism 2008 and receive e-mail updates with all the latest conference news, please take a moment to register now at www.awares.org/conferences and make a note in your diary to join us on November 24, 2008.
Please also let anyone else know who might be interested.
Abstracts of speakers' papers will be available online at www.awares.org/conferences from November 17, 2008, and the full papers from November 21.
An online Foyer Café will also be available for delegates to meet and discuss issues prior to the conference.
Autism2008 - the Awares International Online Autism Conference - is organised by Autism Cymru, Wales' National Charity for Autism.
For further information, feel free to e-mail Adam Feinstein at email@example.com