1. When is the Symposium?

The Symposium will take place on October 30, 31 and November 1, 2024. The program will begin in the morning around 9 am (ET) and end at approximately 5 pm (ET). Please check the program agenda for details.

2. Is the event virtual or in-person?

The event is taking place in person in Toronto, ON, Canada.


3. Where is the Symposium taking place?

The Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel, in the heart of Toronto, is a premium hotel and conference centre. The hotel’s recent transformation brings a new arrival experience and world-class culinary experiences. Located in the financial district, steps from the entertainment district and all major attractions, guests can embrace the energy of Toronto. 

  • Walking distance to the subway station 
  • Easy access from 2 international airports 

4. What is the cost to attend, and how do I register?

Please see the registration rates on the registration page. The rates are for an ALL-ACCESS PASS, which includes lunch on all three days, access to all keynote and breakout sessions, poster sessions, exhibitors and the Artisan Market, and quiet space. Substantial hotel discounts are also available.


5. Is there any possibility of participating virtually?

Unfortunately, there is no virtual component to the 2024 Symposium. All attendees will be participating in person only.


6. Is lunch being provided at the event?

Yes, we are pleased to provide a great lunch for all three days of the Symposium.


7. I am an artist and would like to participate as an exhibitor, who should I contact?

That’s great! Please review the information on the Artisan Market and share samples of your work ahead of the July 31 deadline via email artists@autism.net


8. I am interested in submitting a poster presentation, who should I contact? 

That’s great! Please review the information on the research poster session page and submit an abstract ahead of the July 31 deadline via email research@autism.net 

9. How do I collect CEU credits? 

We will be using CEU Helper to issue credits. Please visit the ‘accreditation’ page for ongoing updates. 


10. I am interested in assisting this event as an event sponsor or partner. Who should I contact? 

That’s amazing! We would be happy to explore the possibilities of working together. Please send an email to symposium@autism.net to express your interest.