20th AFID Conference on Intellectual Disabilities (20th ACID) (20th ACID, Korea)

Venue: Ramada Plaza Jeju Hotel

Location: Jeju 690-032, Korea, Republic of

Event Date/Time: Aug 21, 2011 End Date/Time: Aug 26, 2011
Registration Date: Aug 21, 2011
Early Registration Date: May 31, 2011
Abstract Submission Date: Apr 30, 2011
Paper Submission Date: Jun 15, 2011
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Under the auspices of the Asian Federation on Intellectual Disabilities (inaugurated in 1973), a biennial Conference on Intellectual Disabilities is held in each of the 15 member-countries by rotation. (See www.afid73.org )
Korea is due to host the 20th AFID Conference on Intellectual Disabilities from 21~26 August 2011 at the Ramada Plaza Jeju Hotel (see www.ramadajeju.co.kr).
Topics for presentation cover all aspects of intellectual disabilities, especially the education, rehabilitation, care, self advocacy and employment training for people with intellectual disabilities.
The Conference will feature:-
(a) Two Pre-Conference Workshops
(b) 4 keynote Speeches from eminent Professors in Korea, USA, Japan and China
(d) Concurrent sessions devoted to People with Intellectual Disabilities (PID) and Parents.
(e) Plenary sessions also on Integrated Services & Supports, Passing from Freedom the Happiness for PWID and other topics
(f) Study tours to special schools and facilities for the intellectually


1255 Samdo 2-dong,
Jeju 690-032
Korea, Republic of

Additional Information

Interested participants are invited to submit the Abstracts of their papers on-line or via email to < secretariat@acid2011korea.org >. Registration Fees are US $250 (members) and US $ 300 (non-members) before 31 May 2011, thereafter the Fees will be increased by US $ 50. Details from www.acid2011korea.org The Registration fees will include all lunches for the 4 days and tea & coffee breaks, Reception party, Welcome Dinner, Friendship Dinner, and Study Tours.