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Day: Monday, October 22, 2012
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October 22
SHRM 2012 Diversity & Inclusion Conference & Exposition

Successful organizations need culturally competent employees who can cross borders and navigate different cultures. This conference is ideal for D&I professionals who want to increase their credibility in their organizations, are willing to be bold and deal with tough issues, and want comprehensive strategies for D&I success.

Why You Should Attend

    •Walk away with innovative, forward-thinking strategies that take your diversity & inclusion efforts to the next level.
    •Learn how to build on the strengths of differences and develop plans that support organizational objectives and goals
    •Find new ways to use workplace diversity as a catalyst for new ideas and initiatives.

Who Should Attend

    •HR generalists or managers that need to provide measurable results with their D&I programs.
    •Senior HR or business leaders tasked with implementing your D&I program.
    •D&I educators seeking the best, most comprehensive information available.
    •Directors of D&I that want innovative, forward-thinking strategies.

    Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
    Location: Chicago, IL
October 22
Conference | ADA Center Partner
ADA Coordinator Training Conference

The ADA Coordinator Training Certification Program (ACTCP) presents the ADA Coordinator's Training Conference October 22-23, 2012 in Kansas City, MO. This 2 day event will be held at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center in midtown Kansas City. The conference will offer a variety of sessions and features speakers from the U.S. Department of Justice, U.S. Access Board, and other nationally recognized ADA experts. Registration is open to the public. In addition, ACTCP members will have an opportunity to obtain both foundation and elective level credits towards their program completion.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: Great Plains ADA Center
Location: Kansas City, MO
October 22
Conference | Yessica Guardiola
ADA Overview

Through this training the audience will learn the scope of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), who is protected under it, and how to file a complaint.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Location: Loiza City Hall, PR
October 22
Online Training | Carol Blessing
Citizen Centered Leadership Community of Practice Week 8

The Citizen-Centered Leadership Development Community of Practice series is a unique combination of self-paced distance learning study, robust field work, interactive class assignments and live webcast instruction designed to advance theoretic and skill-based learning leading to quality outcomes in the lives of people with disabilities.

Sponsor: Office of Mental Health
Location: Webinar
Oct 21   |   Oct 23
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