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September 15, 2017 – State House Boston, MOD Summit 2017. Topic: Employment Opportunity.
The Massachusetts Office on Disability (MOD) is pleased to announce that we will hold our third annual Summit this year. This event is free and open to the public.
Topic: Employment Opportunities
Date: September 15, 2017
Start Time: 10:00am
End Time: 12:00pm
Location: Great Hall, Massachusetts State House, 24 Beacon Street, Boston, MA 02133
Please Note: Registration is General Admission. Seating is limited and first-come first-serve.
This is a scent-free event.
Interpreters & CART will be provided.
To request reasonable accommodation(s), please contact Evan Bjorklund, MOD’s ADA Coordinator at 617-727-7440 x27324 or by email at email@example.com.
Summit 2017 is made possible with funding from the New England Americans with Disabilities Act Center.
10:00AM Welcome and Introduction
10:20AM History of Education & Training: Dave Manzo, President Cotting School
10:35AM Trends in Disability Employment Data: Matthew Brault, Researcher
11:00AM Current Employment Initiatives: David D’Arcangelo, Director MOD
11:15AM Entrepreneurship: Rick Fiery, Cofounder InventiveLabs
11:40AM Thomas P. Hopkins Access Award: William E. Kiernan, PhD. Dean, UMass School for Global Inclusion and Social Development
Post Summit Program
12:15PM Campus to Careers Reception: National Organization on Disability, Career Opportunities for Students with Disabilities and Work Without Limits