Each year, Closing The Gap showcases practical and sound AT implementation strategies.

Through workshops, presentations and the exhibit hall, attendees have unique opportunities to connect and learn from the best and brightest minds in AT, and can create a professional development path that meets their specific needs.

What participants have said

Attending Closing The  Gap was wonderful, eye-opening and inspiring. I would love to attend on an annual basis and I have recommended to all of my colleagues that they arrange for time when they can attend as well.

~ Occupational Therapist

“This was my first Closing The Gap Conference, I felt engaged with every presentation I attended, I also gained a lot of new ideas and resources, I am excited to share them with my co-workers!”

Special Education Teacher

The three days of professional development was very full!

~ University AT Coordinator

I am looking forward to attending another inspiring conference next year!”

~ AT Specialist

“I have never been to a conference where so much networking is taking place to provide the best possible outcomes for individuals with disabilities


The amount of knowledge and experience of the presenters is astounding!

~ AT Specialist

Our team attended as a group, and we’re already working together to purchase switches, applications and devices for the district.”

~ Special Education Director

I look forward to implementing and sharing all of the new resources and knowledge I gained with my team!”


My message to colleagues is to attend Closing The Gap for a life-changing experience!”

~ Occupational Therapist