The Nation's Premier Autism and Disabilities Conference

November 16-18 | Columbus, OH

The Nation's Premier Autism and Disabilities Conference

November 16-18

Columbus, Ohio

2015 Demographics


Demographics 2015 banner

Many Faces, Many Places.

Over 1,700 (a new record!) participants attended OCALICON 2015 from over 40 states, Canada, Puerto Rico, and the UK.

Here's a snapshot of the people who attended and the fields and professions they represent.


K-12 Education : 27%

General Education, Special Education, Transition Specialist, etc.

Related Services : 24%

Behavior Specialist, Occupational Therapist, Psychologist, SLP, etc.

Administrative : 18%

Curriculum Diretcor, Principle, Superintendent, etc.

Business : 9%

Sales/Marketing, etc.

Families : 8%

Parents, Families, etc.

Higher Education : 6%

Professor, Researcher, Graduate or Undergrad Student, etc.

Adult Services : 4%

Adult Residential Provider, DD Support Services Administrator, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, etc.

Early Childhood : 3%

Head Start, Preschool, Early Intervention Specialist, etc.

Individuals with Disabilities : 1%

ASD, TBI, etc.

Health Care : <1%

Nurse, Pediatrician, etc.