(March 28, 2014) - An article in the Wall Street Journal highlighted companies that are actively seeking to employ individuals with autism because of the many strengths associated with the disorder.
German business software company SAP will start to employ people with autism as software testers, programmers and data quality assurance specialists across the world as it teams up with Denmark's Specialisterne. Specialisterne works to assess, train and employ individuals with autism as consultants in IT and other sectors with technically oriented tasks and jobs.
In honor of Autism Awareness Month, SAP is proud to host a special event focusing on Autism and Special Needs, Tuesday April 23rd at 5:30 on the Palo Alto Campus. The event will feature a distinguished panel of experts from leading research, advocacy and support organizations.