For the European Days of Autism 2011, activities took place throughout Europe. Below you can read more about the various events that were organised to spread awareness of autism and the needs of autistic people and their families.
Brussels, Saturday October 1, ‘Let’s talk about Autism’ conference for people with autism and their parents www.participate-autisme.be
Round table event to discuss issues related to autism for parents, local authorities, media and public
Prague, 14-16 October, round table discussion with participants with Asperger Syndrome www.praha.apla.cz
Prague, 14-16 October, round table discussion on the issue of autism and ageing www.autistik.cz/
Bologna, October 8, meeting with a legal expert for people with disabilities www.angsaonlus.org
Bologna, October 16, Meeting and meal regarding personal budgeting for people with disabilities and their families www.angsaonlus.org
Bologna, October, Launch of a 2012 calendar produced by people with autism to raise funds and awareness for autism www.angsaonlus.org
Ljubljana, September 29, 30 & October 1, ‘Autism Connections Europe’ (ACE) conference for participants in a study regarding the use of Facebook as a communication tool for people with autism, including an art exhibition and performances, as well as the premiere of the documentary film, ACEbook – the real social network, (also open to the public).
Various locations, September 30 & October 1, documentary film, ACEbook – the real social network, will be shown at cinemas across Slovenia.