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The Autism Conference welcomes organizations who wish to reach out to our attendees-professionals who work with individuals with autism spectrum disorders- to become sponsors. A limited number of opportunities are available including utilizing exhibition space, underwriting meals or providing promotional materials.

For more information contact Krista Hughes



The Autism conference is reaching capacity.  We can no longer accept online registrations but hard copy registrations will be received until capacity is reached and then others will be waitlisted if space becomes available.  We will be unable to accept onsite registrations.

Please check the Thompson Center website for future education opportunities.

Registration fees include two days of sessions, conference materials and lunch on both days. Continuing Education Credits are offered for an additional fee.

  Professional Registration   $325.00
    After September 9 $375.00
  Professional Group Registration - Register 5 $275.00/each
    Organizations must have a minimum of 5 individuals to receive the discount.  To have this rate honored, registrations forms must be submitted together via post, email or fax.
  Educator $250.00
    After September 9 $300.00
    Educators are defined as those working for a school district or daycare.  Those registrants in higher education should register at the professional rate.
  School District Group Registration - Register 5 $200.00/each
    School districts must have a minimum of 5 individuals to receive the discount.  To have this rate honored, registrations forms must be submitted together via post, email or fax.
  Full-Time University Student Rate/
Parent Rate
    Students are defined as those attending a higher education institution full time during the current semester. Proof of full-time student status is required.
  Continuing Education Credit $50.00
    ASHA, BACB, APA, as well as CE and CME credits for psychologists and physicians will be offered. Please see the Continuing Education Page for further details of credits offered and accreditation.









How to Register:
Registration may be done by printing out the PDF version of the registration form and returning by mail or faxing it in.  Emailed registrations will not be accepted if they contain credit card information.

Registration Form

Payment may be made by credit card, check (payable to the University of Missouri), purchase order or ISE.  Registrations with purchase orders require that a copy of the purchase order be received within five (5) days of receipt of your registration. This includes online registrations.

To use the fillable features of the PDF registration form:

  1. Open the online registration form PDF (link below)
  2. Save the blank registration form to your computer
  3. Open the registration form on your computer and fill out the form
  4. Re-save as completed to your computer
  5. Return completed registration form with payment as directed on the form. NOTE: Credit Card payments will NOT be accepted by e-mail.

Filling out the information while in the browser does NOT retain your information.

Cancellation Policy
Request for refunds due to cancellation must be received in writing by September 11. No refunds will be issued for cancellations received after this date and no refunds will be issued for no-shows.  Substitutions are welcome.     Send all refund requests to muconf3@missouri.edu.

The conference will be held regardless of weather conditions, and no refunds will be given due to inclement weather.  We regret that we must adhere strictly to this policy.

Registration and Payment Inquiries
MU Conference Office 
344 Hearnes Center 
Columbia, Missouri, 65211   USA
Emailmuconf3@missouri.edu Emailed registrations with credit card info will not be accepted.
Fax: (573) 882-1953
Tel:  (573) 882-9558 or Toll Free in US (866) 682-6663

By registering I give permission to distribute my name and contact information to attendees. If I prefer not to be included, I will provide written notice.

Auxiliary Aids and Dietary Needs
The University of Missouri complies with the guidelines set forth in the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 (ADA). If you require any auxiliary aids/services or have any special dietary needs please notify us during the registration process or at muconf3@missouri.edu or (573) 882-9554 as soon as possible. Reasonable efforts will be made to accommodate your needs.

Grievance Procedure
Click here for a pdf of the Grievance Procedure.