About The Convention
Each year, thousands of people from across the globe attend the NDSC Annual Convention. For most, it’s to hear the latest information from world-renowned experts. For others, it’s a great vacation. However, for nearly all, there’s the one-of-a-kind NDSC “giant family reunion” feeling that permeates the convention weekend.
Join us for our 47th Annual Convention in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, June 27 – 30, 2019.
2019 Tips for Attendees
If you are joining us in 2019, please take a minute to review our Tips for Attendees before you pack and head to Pittsburgh.
The convention weekend is comprised of several different conferences and programs and is designed for PARENTS and family members, SELF-ADVOCATES (individuals with DS), PROFESSIONALS, and community ADVOCATES.
Keynotes, Social Events and Networking
The convention hosts numerous social events and networking opportunities that are included with all attendee registrations; as well as, several popular events that require a ticket or separate registration with and without an additional fee.