AER International Conference 2018

IC18 logo 11-6-17

“Evolve. Empower. Succeed”

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Schedule at a Glance for Daily Events Including General Sessions: Daily Schedule

The AER International Conference 2018 is the one-stop destination for networking, information gathering, innovative ideas, evidence-based practices and strategies used to best serve children and adult clients. Click here for additional details, FAQ and conference staff contact information.  Earn up to 29 Continuing Education Hours for ACVREP and CE Clock Hours for CRCC covering such topics as, but not limited to:

    • Administration & Leadership
    • Rehabilitation Counseling & Employment
    • Multiple Disabilities & Deafblind
    • Psychosocial Services
    • Information & Technology
    • Low Vision Rehabilitation
    • Infant & Preschool
    • Orientation & Mobility
    • Education Curriculum
    • Vision Rehabilitation Therapy
    • Aging
    • Itinerant Personnel
    • Personnel Preparation
    • International Services & Global Issues
    • Physical Activity & Recreation
    • Neurological Visual Impairment
    • Transitions

Special Agenda Items

 NVI Pre-Conference Seminar
Wednesday, 7/25/2018 9-4pm
This pre-conference seminar is a full day event and will focus on Neurological Visual Impairment (NVI). Join leading experts as they explore and share current information aimed at bridging the gaps and increasing awareness. Click here for more information: Session Details.

Leadership Academy
Wednesday, 7/25/2018 9-4pm
This premier leadership development event is for current and emerging leaders. Drawing on the knowledge and experience of people who have led in diverse ways and settings, it embodies innovation, capacity building and results-oriented leadership as a means of developing modern day leadership skills. Learn fundraising, evaluation, strategic behaviors and so much more that foster high impacts and optimal outcomes for businesses.

Innovations in Blind Access
Wednesday, 7/25/2018 9-4pm
This one-day seminar will present new research and technology solutions for blind people emerging from the NIDILRR-Sponsored Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center (RERC) at the Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute in San Francisco. This Center has been the source of many innovations in the blindness world that are now widely adopted. This program will report on current and recent research and development projects at the RERC. The overall theme is blind access to information of all kinds. Learn more: Session Details

AER Awards 2018 Luncheon
Friday, 7/27/2018
Join your colleagues as we celebrate and uplift excellent performance and contributions in the field!

For more information send an email to: [email protected] or call (703) 671-4500.