People with Down syndrome

Join the global Down syndrome community – families, supporters, advocates and professionals – as we come together to learn, celebrate and create positive change at WDSC 2024.


  • Be part of an exciting global event that welcomes everyone!
  • Look around amazing Brisbane, Australia, during your Congress trip.
  • Enjoy exciting social activities and performances.
  • Have fun at the Congress meet-and-greet and Gala Dinner.


  • Make new friends from different cities and countries.
  • Meet people with Down syndrome who understand your experiences.
  • Share stories and talk about the Down syndrome community.


  • Listen to some excellent speakers talking about important things for our community.
  • Hear from people with Down syndrome worldwide about what they have achieved.
  • Share ideas with leaders of Down syndrome organisations.