Posted March 05, 2018 in Press Releases
For Immediate Release
Date: March 5, 2018
Milestones National Autism Conference to educate and inspire this June
CLEVELAND – The 2018 Milestones National Autism Conference, presented by Milestones Autism Resources, will take place on Thursday, June 14 and Friday, June 15 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Cleveland I-X Center. This two day event showcases practical and evidence-based information for professionals, family members and individuals affected by Autism Spectrum Disorder. More than 90 different workshops, featuring local and national autism experts, will be presented to more than 1,000 attendees.
“The Milestones National Autism Conference convenes world-class speakers, exhibitors, and participants from across the nation to collectively share their wealth of knowledge, innovative ideas, and cutting edge research,” said Milestones Conference Director Leslie Rotsky. “The conference is an educational forum for professional development, a hub for networking with leaders in the field, and a gathering place for families and individuals with autism.”
Heading into its 16th year, the conference will also feature more than 50 exhibitors and offer the opportunity to earn CEUs in 11 disciplines. Need-based scholarships are available for professionals, family members, individuals with ASD and students. Keynote speakers include author, director and advocate, Dr. Paula Kluth, and Alex Plank, self-advocate, filmmaker, actor and founder of WrongPlanet.net.
The premier sponsor of this leading autism event is University Hospitals Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital.
For more information about the 2018 Milestones National Autism Conference and to register, visit milestones.org.
About Milestones Autism Resources
Founded in 2003, Milestones Autism Resources improves the lives of individuals on the autism spectrum by educating, coaching and connecting the autism community with evidence‐based information. Milestones envisions a community in which individuals on the autism spectrum reach their full potential as contributing members of society, recognized for their strengths and supported in their challenges. Each year, Milestones serves more than 2,000 parents, professionals, and individuals with autism through an annual educational conference, trainings and coaching services. In addition, milestones.org connects 84,000 unique visitors to more than 1,400 autism resources.
Contact: Sydney Barnes
Phone: 216-464-7600, Ext. 120