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AANE’s Virtual Daniel W. Rosenn Connections Conference

Date(s) - 10/22/2021 - 10/23/2021
10:00 am - 3:30 pm

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A two-day virtual event for the entire autism community: adults with Asperger/autism profiles, family, friends, and professionals!

Conference Spotlight: Autistic Voices

With the majority of conference presentations featuring autistic speakers, first-person perspectives are at the core of AANE’s Fall 2021 Virtual Connections Conference. The voices of individuals with Asperger/autism profiles, each sharing their expertise and unique experiences, provide irreplaceable insights and unequalled knowledge at our conference event.

Our keynote speakers this year!

Morénike Giwa Onaiwu, PhD(c) is a global advocate, educator, disabled person of color, queer non-binary woman, and parent of children on the autism spectrum. A prolific writer and social scientist/activist, Morénike is recognized as a leader in various intersectional social justice activism endeavors.
Kyle Hill is a science educator and entertainer based in Los Angeles, California. Kyle holds his masters of arts in science communication and was named one of the top science communicators to follow by WIRED magazine in 2013 and Science Influencer of the Year by the Outpost in 2020.


  • Autism is My Superpower
  • Building Connections in Intimate Relationships
  • Forged by Fire: The Intersection of Race, Disability, and Gender
  • The Journey Towards Self-Understanding and Authentic Living
  • Myths and Truths: Deconstructing Autism and Women
  • Understanding the Intersection of Autism and Gender Diversity

COST: $40 for AANE Members, $50 for non-AANE Members, $75 for professionals seeking CEUs