Annual Convention ~ June 25 - 28, 2020 ~ New Orleans, LA

Convention Resources

Connections Reception

Connections Reception

Whether this is your first NDSC Convention or your fortieth, attendees looking to connect with others who share similar experiences can kick off the weekend together at the Connections Reception. Light snacks and a cash bar will be available as you network with peers and plan your convention strategy.

Opening Session and Keynotes

Opening Session and Keynotes

On Friday evening, the Opening Plenary Session officially launches the weekend’s events. This general session features inspirational Keynote Presentations by self-advocates and advocates in the Down syndrome community who present on topics of broad interest.

All attendees are welcome.

Opening Reception and 321 Dance!™

Opening Reception and 321 Dance!™

Following our Opening Plenary Session Friday, we move into the Opening Reception and the 321 Dance™! It will be an evening filled with energy and excitement. The Opening Reception includes a cash bar and complimentary desserts. Here families from around the globe gather to begin an exciting weekend together.

The night also includes our 321 Dance™ – a celebration of all people with DS in our lives.

All attendees are welcome.

Saturday Dinner and Dance

On Saturday evening, the NDSC will host its annual Saturday Night Dinner. This is a ticketed event, which includes a plated dinner and ambient entertainment throughout the evening.

Ticket is required for attendance and must be purchased during registration.
Tickets will not be sold on-site.

Immediately following the Saturday Night Dinner, there will be an awesome opportunity for all attendees to dance the night away.

There is no ticket required for this event.
Doors open at the conclusion of the dinner, approximately 8:30 pm