"This truly is one of the best conferences I have ever attended. It is evident the thought and planning that has gone into making it so inclusive. I wish more conference planning committees would do the same."
OCALICON 2019 welcomed 3,198 participants from 39 U.S. states + Washington DC – plus Argentina, Canada, and the United Kingdom.
Leading professionals from many different sectors and fields – ranging from state-level administrators to "down in the trenches" practitioners – connected with parents/families and individuals with autism or disabilities to share the latest ideas, strategies, and products for addressing the most pressing needs and challenges across the lifespan.
K-12 Education 30%
General Education, Special Education, Transition Specialist, etc.
Curriculum Director, Principal, Superintendent, etc.
Related Services: 21%
Behavior Specialist, Occupational Therapist, Psychologist, SLP, etc.
Higher Education: 5%
Professor, Researcher, Graduate or Undergrad Student, etc.
Parents, Family Members, etc.
Early Childhood: 4%
Head Start, Preschool, Early Intervention Specialist, etc.
Adult Services: 1%
Adult Residential Provider, DD Support Services Administrator, Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor, etc.
People w/Disabilities: 1%
ASD, TBI, etc.
Health Care: <1%
Nurse, Pediatrician, etc.