Massachusetts Office on Disability 2017 Summit
The Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) is pleased to announce that they will hold their 3rd annual Summit this September. The 2017 Summit will continue to build on last year’s Summit theme of Employment Opportunity for persons with disabilities. This event is free and open to the public.
Topic: Employment Opportunities
Date: September 15, 2017
Time: 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Location: State House Great Hall 24 Beacon St. Boston, MA 02133
Please note: Registration is General Admission. Seating is limited and first-come first-serve. Scent Free event.
Scent Free event.
Interpreters & CART Provided
To request reasonable accommodation(s), please contact Evan Bjorklund, MOD’s ADA Coordinator at 617-727-7440 Ext. 27324 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org
2017 Summit: Employment Opportunity for Persons with Disabilities
10:00 AM Welcome and Introduction
10:20 AM History of Education & Training: Dave Manzo, President Cotting School
10:35 AM Trends in Disability Employment Data: Matthew Brault, Researcher
11:00 AM Current Employment Initiatives: David D’Arcangelo, Director MOD
11:15 AM Entrepreneurship: Rick Fiery, Cofounder InventiveLabs
11:40 AM Thomas P. Hopkins Access Award: William E. Kiernan, PhD. Dean, UMass School for Global Inclusion and Social Development
12:15 PM Campus to Careers Reception: National Organization on Disability, Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities and Work Without Limits
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This post was written by Deborah Barber