PDA Society Conference

The PDA Society organises a biennial conference. Information about the current conference and materials from previous conferences are shared here. The National Autistic Society also runs an annual PDA conference and links to materials from these conferences are also shared below.


2021 conference – 18th March, Nottingham

June 2020 update: Following the postponement of our PDA conference earlier this year due to the Covid-19 outbreak, we’re pleased to announce that it will now be held on Thursday 18th March 2021 in Nottingham – please save the date.

Full details to follow and tickets will go on sale later this year. People who had previously purchased tickets for our postponed conference will be given an opportunity to buy again before tickets go on general sale.


2018 PDA Society Conference – Our PDA Journey


2015 PDA Society Conference


National Autistic Society PDA Conferences

Please see the National Autistic Society’s events page for information about the current year’s conference and summaries from previous conferences here: 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016.