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Saturday, July 20, 2019
Irabina Autism Services Presents Prof. Temple Grandin: Autism and My Path Through Life. Together with Time Sharp, Laser Beak Man.
Please join Irabina to welcome Prof. Temple Grandin, one of the world’s leading advocates for Autism; psychologist, author, scientist, and inventor.
Temple Grandin has served as an inspiration and role model to hundreds of thousands of families and autistic people. Her innovations in animal science have changed the world and she attracts the world’s attention when she speaks. She was acknowledged as one of the most influential people in the world in the 2010 "Time Magazine top 100 list" and was immortalised by Claire Danes in the HBO film Temple Grandin. Today Temple is in much demand on the world stage and discusses topics like the importance of fostering different kinds of minds among young people, particularly focusing on autistic children.
Temple is joined by Tim Sharp, the creator of Laser Beak Man. Tim has won fans from all around the world with his unique sense of humour and very original art. His work garnered international attention when, in a world first for an autistic person, Laser Beak Man was turned into an animated TV series. He’s also a renowned keynote speaker, and provides stirring examples and irreverent opinions of people and situations.
This will be an unforgettable event. Don’t miss out on this amazing opportunity to hear two brilliant, world leading keynote speakers.
Date:Saturday 20 July 2019
Time: Registration 8am - 8.50am, Event 8.5am - 2.30pm
Location: The Plenary Hall, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre
Tickets cost $170 + gst
If you have any questions, please contact:
Marketing and Events Manager
Phone: 03 9720 1118
The Plenary Hall, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre 3000 Melbourne , VIC