2017 State of the Art Conference Accepting Presentation Proposals

The State of the Art Conference on Postsecondary Education and Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities will be held November 15-16 in Syracuse, New York. Presentation proposals are now being accepted with a submission deadline of June 6. To submit a proposal CLICK HERE

This popular conference of 300+ participants will provide an opportunity for colleges and universities, researchers, program staff, parents and self-advocates to learn about the current state of research and practice in the field, and to network with each other. Panels that include faculty and staff from postsecondary education initiatives, parents, self-advocates and other experts, will share effective practices during break-out sessions with an opportunity for group discussion. New this year will be a parallel student conference on Syracuse University’s campus, with the goal of bringing more high school and college students into the conversation.

The 2017 Conference is sponsored by George Mason University’s Helen A. Kellar Institute for Human Disabilities and The Taishoff Center for Inclusive Higher Education at Syracuse University.