Annual Bridging Communities Conference
About the Conference:
» Number of attendees: this event has historically drawn 650-700 attendees; registration
materials distributed via direct mail, email, internet, and fax to over 26,000 individuals, 3000
schools in five states, district heads and administrators, and more than 1500 service
professionals. Media promotions include print, radio, TV, and electronic/social modality.
» Location: Southern Connecticut State University, New Haven, CT
» Date: TBD; Usually held in March;
» Featured Speaker: – TBD
» Composition of attendees: parents and extended family members, persons with an ASD,undergraduate and graduate students, educators, school administrators, paraprofessionals, social workers, psychologists, school support professionals (OT/PT/Speech),
intervention/service providers, therapeutic service clinicians, community mentors, coaches
and job coaches.
» Typical Format: Morning: registration, Keynote Speaker, box lunch provided. Afternoon: Keynote
Speaker, ASD Panel. Conference bookstore and exhibitors available throughout the day.
» Conference Agenda Guide Advertising – the Agenda Guide publication is distributed to all
attendees and is utilized as a resource long after the event! Easily highlight your name,
service, or product.
►About Sponsorship Opportunities: Please call ASRC: 203.265.7717
Direct exhibitor participation for the conference is typically through sponsorship, as space is
extremely limited. Exhibitor table space is available for Gold Sponsors and Silver Sponsors.