Conference attendee spots are limited at our venue, so in-person registration will be confirmed on a first-come, first served basis. Please notify us in advance, if you have registered and will not be able to make it.

Countdown to April 16, 2023

Conference has begun! 🙂

About the Conference

The New Jersey Autism Center of Excellence (NJACE) welcomes you to the conference “Rethinking Autism for the 21st Century” a multidisciplinary, global event leveraging recent advances in Science Technology Engineering and Math, bringing Autism to a new level of Personalized Precision Practices. 

Join us as we launch our Rutgers Autism Certificate of Excellence (RU-ACE) and enjoy the live-streamed performance of the Roxey Ballet amongst colleagues of our autism community.

Conference Location:

Rutgers Hillel, 

70 College Ave, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

Parking Registration, Available Parking at Lots 11, 26, 30 and the College Avenue Deck. 

Breakfast, Lunch and Refreshments will be provided (Glatt Kosher).

Join us to hear and learn from our presenters and events!

Sponsored by: Frontiers NJ Dept. of Health NJ Governor's Council Rutgers SAS Sensory-Motor Integration Lab


Program Schedule:

8:00 – 9:00                     Breakfast
9:00 – 9:30                     Welcoming remarks by Prof. Elizabeth Torres, the NJACE Executive and Scientific Director

 (Morning Session Theme: Infancy and school-age children)

9:30 – 10:00                    Dr. Eric London

10:00 – 10:30                  Prof. Jonathan Delafield-Butt

10:30 – 11:00                  Dr. Eilat Almagor

11:00 – 11:30                  Anat Baniel

11:30 – 12:00                  Christopher Dudick

12:00 – 12:30                  Certificate Launching

12:30 – 1:30                    Lunch

(Afternoon Session Theme: Adults and minimally speaking autistic individuals)

1:30 – 2:00                      Prof. John Summers

2:00 – 2:30                      Prof. Vikram Jaswal

2:30 – 3:00                      Elizabeth Vosseler

3:00 – 3:30                      Dr. Susan Crawford

3:30 – 4:00                      Prof. Damiano Zanotto

4:00 – 4:30                      Elizabeth Horn and Dr. Ashok Srinivasan (Closing Remarks on Precision Medicine & Autism)

4:30 – 5:00                      Roxey Ballet live-streamed Performance


Closing Session: Research Posters and Wine & Cheese gathering