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AUsome Autism Conference 2020

15 November, 2020 @ 09:00 17:00

Following on from the huge success of our very first all-autistic Irish conference in Feb 2019 we will be holding our second AUsome Conference and what an amazing line-up we have! Autistic voices matter and AUsome Conference gives them a chance to be heard. The conference will now be online.

Agenda:

9.00-9.10: Opening Address with Evaleen Whelton

9.10-9.50: Chris Bonnello “Insights of an Autistic Teacher”

9.50 to 10.30: Eoin Stephens “Double Vision: Combining Personal and Professional Perspectives on being Autistic” 

10.30-10.45: Break

10.45- 11.15: Melissa Murphy : “A Brief Overview of Books by Autistic Authors.” 

11.15 to 11.45: Panel Discussion on Neurodiversity: Stiof MacAmhalghaidh, Kieran Rose and Chen Gershuni

11. 45 to 11.55: Break 

11.55 to 12.25: Frank Ludwig: “The Necessity of Autism” 

12.25 to 13.25: Kieran Rose “Autistic Identity” 

13.25 to 14.25: Lunch

14.30 to 15.00: Emma Dalmayne: “Autism “cures” and the need for more intolerance” 

15.00-15.10: Time to Reflect 

15.10-15.40: Panel Discussion Chris Bonello, Melissa Murphy, Eoin Stephens : Health and Mental Health 

15.40 to 15.45: Darragh Treacy 

15.45 to 16.00: Break

16.00 to 16.30: Q&A Chris Bonello, Stiof MacAmhalghaidh , Emma Dalmayne

16.30 to 17.00: Q&A Eoin, Melissa Murphy, Kieran Rose, Chen Gershuni

To book visit KonfidentKidz.

€59 for an online ticket, or €109 for an AUmazing Ticket, which includes a recording of the event
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