Our annual disability inclusion conference is one of the region's largest
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6th Annual Disability Inclusion Summit - April 29, 2020 "Elevating Inclusion" 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Kauffman Foundation Conference Center, Kansas City MO
This full-day disability inclusion conference is one of the region's largest and features national and local experts:
Best practices and strategies on disability inclusion in the workplace
Keynote, panels and breakout session options with thought leaders
Networking with attendees
Community agency resources
Opening Keynote "GO BEYOND: Understanding employment in today's business environment"
John Robinson, President/CEO, Our Ability Connect and Disability:IN New York Our Ability's President and CEO, Robinson is dedicated to connecting individuals with disabilities towards education and employment through mentoring, workshops, public speaking as well as job placement. Our Ability is the only disability owned and operated business dedicated to building employment opportunities through our job platforms, employment webinars, digital profile system and personal empowerment. The job placement portal Our Ability Connect, is making the complex simple by offering a platform where candidates with disabilities can enter their skills and experience, and then receive endorsements and references that reinforce their value to future employers. It also allows business to post jobs and make valuable connections with this untapped talent pipeline. In 2014, John was named one of ten national White House Champions of Change for Disability Employment. John is the subject of "Get Off Your Knees: The John Robinson Story" a public television documentary seen around the United States and other countries. Autobiography of the same title published by Syracuse University Press in 2009.
REGISTER HERE Early Bird Rate(through March 31): Partners - $199; Non-partners - $249 Regular Rate (April 1-April 20): Partners - $249; Non-partners - $299 Session info available for HRCI CE Credits
Registration also includes breakfast, lunch, snacks, beverages and conference materials.