Meeting (WTAS)

Dear Colleagues,

we are happy to announce the program of the 11th Scientific Meeting for Autism Spectrum Conditions (WTAS) that will be held in Frankfurt/Main, Germany, on March 15-16, 2018 with a special focus on perceptual atypicalities.

The 11th WTAS offers a high quality multifaceted program including numerous oral presentations, a comprehensive scientific poster exhibition and a selection of workshops.

As an international guest we are happy to welcome Professor Dr. Laurent Mottron (Université de Montréal, Montréal, Canada), who will focus on “Enhanced preceptual functioning in autism: The old and the new” in his keynote speech.

Furthermore, our second keynote speaker Professor Dr. Johan Wagemans (KU Leuven, Leuven, Belgium) will talk about “High, Inflexible Precision of Prediction Errors in Autism (HIPPEA): A review and some open issues”.

You can find the detailed conference program here.

Reduced early-bird registration fees apply until December 31st 2017. We look forward to welcoming you at the 11th WTAS in Frankfurt/Main, Germany!

If you have any questions, please don’t hesitate to contact us by writing to

Yours sincerely, on behalf of the WGAS board of directors,
Prof. Dr. Christine M. Freitag (Chairman), Prof. Dr. Michele Noterdaeme (President), Prof. Dr. Isabel Dziobek (Vice President)