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Our annual national research conference brings together autism researchers, autistic people, relatives and carers to hear the latest research and discuss how to make progress towards long, healthy, happy lives for autistic people. 

Our next conference is on 27 June 2019 at Reading University. 

To find out more about tickets and pricing, visit our event page.

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Discover Conference: Programme Cover Competition

Are you an autistic artist or designer? We are looking for someone to design our front page of our programme for our Discover Conference 2019, find out more here.


The inaugural 2018 conference was held on 6 September. We focused on the following areas:

Mental health
Physical health and ageing
Language and communication
Epilepsy
Complex needs