Building an Inclusive Workforce

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Description

On October 9, 2018, the ABA Commission on Disability Rights will host three distinguished panelists for an event celebrating National Disability Employment Awareness Month. This year's theme is "America's Workforce: Empowering All." ABA Executive Director Jack Rives will give the introduction. The event, "Building an Inclusive Workforce," will feature a discussion of why disability inclusion is vital for today's workforce, and some best practices for achieving that diversity and inclusion, as well as an audience Q&A.

The event will begin at 11:00 AM EST and end at approximately 12:30 PM EST. It will be held at the American Bar Association in Washington, D.C., at 1050 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, in the John Marshall Conference Room (5th Floor).

If you have a disability and need accommodations, or require further information, please contact Evan M. Greenberger at evan.greenberger@americanbar.org.

Speakers

Caleb Berkemeier
Training Specialist, Mid-Atlantic ADA Center

Kymberlee Dwinell
Director of Global Diversity and Inclusion, Northrup Grumman Corporation
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Elizabeth Kolbe
Associate, Sidley Austin LLP
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