Programme at a Glance

Conference
Monday January 9, 2017
Hall II, Lee Shau Kee Lecture Centre, Centennial Campus, The University of Hong Kong

Time Event
08:30 – 09:00 Registration
09:00 – 09:30 Opening Ceremony
09:30 – 10:15 Keynote Speech
Promoting Quality of Life and Best Outcomes: A Global Perspective on Community Engagement and the Empowerment of Individuals and Families with ASD
Speaker: Dr. Andy Shih
10:15 – 10:45 Tea Break
10:45 – 12:15 Keynote Forum (Medium: English & Mandarin)
Family Support and Development for People with ASD in Chinese Communities
Speakers: Dr. Zou Xiaobing, Dr. Sung Min, and Dr. Sandra Tsang
12:15 – 12:45 Q & A
12:45 – 14:00 Lunch & Poster Session*
14:00 – 15:00 Lecture
Converging and diverging views of parents and teachers about students with ASD in Hong Kong schools

Speaker: Dr. Irene Ho
Parallel Symposia
15:00 – 16:30 Symposium I Symposium II
(Cantonese)
Symposium III
(Cantonese)
Symposium IV (15:00 – 18:00)
(Cantonese)
Symposium V (15:00 – 18:00)
(Cantonese)
Family Support in South East Asia: Insights from Research Psychosocial Support
for Families in Hong Kong
Special Family Support Services Students with ASD in
mainstream PRIMARY schools:
Essential strategies for
supporting social-emotional development
Students with ASD in
mainstream SECONDARY schools:
Essential strategies for
supporting social-emotional development
16:30 – 18:00 High-functioning Autism Youth Forum
(Cantonese)

Remarks:
*  Posters to be displayed outside Hall II for the whole day.
^ Conference will be conducted in English, unless otherwise specified.