Date: Tuesday, October 22, 2013
Description: Innovative Research on Employer Practices: Improving Employment for People with Disabilities
A state of the science conference from the Rehabilitation and Research Training Center on Employer Practices Related to Employment Outcomes Among Individuals with Disabilities October 22nd – 23rd Washington, D.C.
DoubleTree by Hilton Washington, DC-Crystal City
300 Army Navy Dr., Arlington, VA 22202
Keynote Speaker Day 1, Patricia Shiu - Director of the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs at the U.S. Department of Labor
Welcome Address by Charlie Lakin, Director of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, U.S. Department of Education; and, Ruth Brannon Director of the Research Sciences Division of the National Institute on Disability and Rehabilitation Research, U.S. Department of Education
This two-day event will highlight the research findings from the Employer Practices Rehabilitation Research and Training Center at Cornell University ILR School’s Employment and Disability Institute. The event presentations and discussions will include findings on:
Each presentation will be accompanied by reactors and panelists representing both public and private sector stakeholders.