The following groups will be holding business meetings during our in-person conference in Jacksonville, FL.
Interest Networks provide a forum for AAIDD members with a shared interest or discipline to connect and share ideas and information. These network meetings are open to all conference attendees.
Monday, June 13, 2022
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Board Meeting
11:30 am - 1:00 pm Social and Sexual Relationships Interest Network Lunch Meeting
(To attend this meeting, purchase a lunch ticket for Monday's lunch, fee $20)
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Leadership Forum and Open Membership Meeting
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm The Assembly of Interest Networks Meeting
2:15 pm - 3:15 pm The Assembly of Geographic Regions Meeting
3:30 pm - 5:00 pm Religion & Spirituality Interest Network Forum (additional $15 fee required)
What is Meaningful Work? Enhancing Commitment and Calling with Direct Support Professionals
Living the values of support services means focusing on spiritual questions about what it means to be human, to care, and be part of the community. Person centered approaches respect individual and cultural values of the people we support. Does it do the same for staff?
Short presentations by Deborah Fisher, Amy Petré Hill, and Bill Gaventa followed by dialogue among all participants.
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
8:00 am - 9:00 am Community Interest Network
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Past President's Lunch (by invitation only)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm SECP Networking Lunch (additional $15 fee required)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Psychology Interest Network Lunch meeting (additional $20 fee required)
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm Education Interest Network Lunch Meeting
(To attend this meeting, purchase a lunch ticket for Tuesday's lunch, fee $20)
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
8:00 am - 9:00 am Family Interest Network
8:00 am - 9:00 am International Interest Network
8:00 am - 9:00 am Multicultural Interest Network
8:00 am - 9:00 am Social Work Interest Network
If you would like to schedule a business meeting for your leadership group (Interest Networks, Committee, Region, Chapter), please contact Maria at email@example.com