Getting excited about  DSAIA's 2023 Annual Leadership Conference? This year's conference begins with amazing workshops on Thursday, March 2 and ends with a closing session (think fun & prizes) at 4:30 PM on Saturday, March 4. NEW THIS YEAR!  The National Down Syndrome Society's Buddy Walk Conference will be on March 5. DSAIA attendees can attend the Buddy Walk Conference at a great discount!  Check back for updates and sessions to be posted in November.

2023 DSAIA Conference At-A-Glance

Thursday, March 2:

Executive Director Retreat 10:00 - 4:00 PM
Workshop for Program Staff 1:00 - 4:00 PM
Board Basics for New and Returning Board Members 1:00 - 4:00 PM
New Attendee Orientation 4:30 - 5:00 PM
Opening Reception 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Friday, March 3:

Breakfast 8:00 - 9:00 AM
Exhibits Open  7:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Opening Session & Keynote: Vu Le
9:00 - 10:15 AM
Sessions 10:30 - 11:30 PM
Spotlight Sessions 11:45 - 12:15 PM
DSAIA Luncheon  12:30 - 1:45 PM
Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Exhibitor Showcase  3:00 - 3:30 PM
Spotlight Sessions 3:45 - 4:15 PM
Sessions 4:30 - 5:30 PM
Dine Around & Open Evening 6:30 PM

Saturday, March 4:

Breakfast 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
Exhibit Hall Open 7:30 AM - 3:30 PM
General Session:  National Panel  9:00 - 10:00 AM
Sessions 10:15 - 11:15 PM
Spotlight Sessions 11:30 - 12:00
Exhibitor Showcase & Lunch Pick Up 12:00 - 12:30
Lunch & Leaders Circles 12:30 - 1:45 PM
Sessions 2:00 - 3:00 PM
Last Chance in Exhibit Hall: Snack too! 3:00 - 3:30 PM
Closing Session 3:45 - 4:30 PM

 

BUDDY WALK CONFERENCE (additional registration required)

Sunday, March 5:

 
Buddy Walk Reception Evening

Sunday, March 5:

 
Breakfast 8:00 - 8:30 AM
Buddy Walk Conference  8:30 - 4:30 PM