Every year for more than three decades, the YAI Network has sponsored the Annual International Conference, which attracts an audience of ore than 3,000 professionals, family members and people with disabilities. People from all over the world come together to learn and share insights on critical issues. Conference workshops and seminars direct how people are trained and the quality of services for people with disabilities worldwide.
Our conference offers a great opportunity to showcase your products and services to more than 300 speakers as well as 3,000 attendees, including professionals with decision-making and buying power from around the U.S. and abroad. These include publishers, authors, human service agencies, insurance providers, product companies, specialty stores, pharmaceutical suppliers, residential services, schools, colleges, government agencies, adaptive equipment and assistive technology companies, medical supply companies, professional associations and companies specializing in diagnostics and intervention tools.
Exhibitors and sponsors have the opportunity to reach hundreds of speakers and thousands of attendees including directors, administrators, practitioners and other professionals in the fields of psychology, social work, mental health, clinic services, home care services, training and human resources, health care, early childhood, disability and special education.
About YAI Network
Today, the YAI Network comprises seven renowned not-for-profit, independent health and human services agencies, which serve people of all ages with developmental, learning and physical disabilities or delays, with a reach that extends throughout the greater New York metropolitan area, New Jersey, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, as well as to countries through the world. The YAI/NIPD Network’s 5600 staff members serve more than 20,000 individuals, including a rapidly increasing elderly population, in more than 450 award-winning community-based programs. Also acclaimed for its education, publications, training and conferences, the YAI Network provides incomparable national leadership and advocacy that ultimately benefits millions of people with disabilities throughout the world.