This event provides an opportunity to celebrate and applaud organizations and individuals whose innovative and inspirational leadership have made a lasting impact on the lives of patrons and artists of all abilities.
In addition to the awards program, participants will network, engage in peer to peer learning, and learn how to make the arts accessible to individuals on the Autism spectrum.
9:30am – 10:00am Networking/Registration
10:00am - 10:45am Welcoming Remarks & Featured Guest-Roger Ideshi, Associate Professor of Instruction at Temple University
10:45am – 12:30pm Panel Discussion-The Role of the Autism Advocate-a panel of peer, family and self-advocates will share their experiences and stores of outreach.
12:30pm – 2:00pm Awards Luncheon
Championship Award Recipient Don Ehman
Select organizations will also be recognized for their innovative approaches to arts access.