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The Eighth Annual North America Disability Matters Conference & Awards
 

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The Eighth Annual North America Disability Matters Conference & Awards

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APRIL 8, 2014:

Time Topic Location
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm Welcome Reception

Opening Remarks:

Michael Rouse
Vice President Diversity,
Philanthropy & Community Affairs, Toyota

Nadine Vogel
CEO, Springboard Consulting, LLC

Hyatt Riverwalk

APRIL 9, 2014:

     
Time Topic Location
7:45 am Shuttle Departure / Hotel to Conference:
Complimentary transportation will be provided from the Hyatt hotel to Morgan’s Wonderland
Hyatt Riverwalk
8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration & Continental Breakfast Morgan's Wonderland
9:00 am -  9:15 am Welcome & Opening Remarks

Michael Rouse
Vice President Diversity,
Philanthropy & Community Affairs,
Toyota

Nadine Vogel
CEO, Springboard Consulting, LLC

Morgan's Wonderland
9:15 am -  10:15 am Workforce Panel:

Moderator:

Marcia Leander
Assistant Vice President Staffing,
UNUM Group

Honorees:

Jon Nelson
Director Human Resources,
AT&T 

Nicole Durham
Director Diversity and Inclusion,
Exelon Corporation 

Scott McKenzie
Director,
OfficeMax

Shannon Williams
Program Director, Workforce Development,
UPMC

Panelist:

Clint-Michael Reneau
Director of the Office of Disability Services,
Texas State University

Morgan's Wonderland
10:15 am -  11:00 am Workforce: Table Learning Exercise Morgan's Wonderland
11:00 am -  11:15 am Break
11:15 am - 11:45 am Morning Keynote & A Fireside Chat

Patricia Shiu
Director, Office of Federal
Contract Compliance Programs,
U.S. Department of Labor

Nadine Vogel
CEO, Springboard Consulting, LLC

Morgan's Wonderland
 11:45 am - 12:15 pm New OFCCP Regulations Table Learning
Exercise with Report Out
Morgan's Wonderland
12:15 pm - 1:15 pm LUNCHEON Morgan's Wonderland
1:15 pm - 2:00 pm Keynote

Performance by:

Students of the Monarch School

Introduction:

Michael Rouse
Vice President Diversity,
Philanthropy & Community Affairs,
Toyota

Speaker:

Gordon V. Hartman
Founder, Morgan’s Wonderland

Morgan's Wonderland
2:00 pm - 2:45 pm Specialty Session:  Legislative U.S. & Canada

Moderator:

Lois Cooper
Vice President,
Corporate Social Responsibility & Inclusion,
Adecco Group NA

Panelists:

Chris Kuczynski
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission

Robert Creel
U.S. Department of Labor

Darren Cooney
Accessibility Directorate of Ontario, CA

Morgan's Wonderland
2:45 pm - 3:15 pm Legislative: Table Learning Exercise Morgan's Wonderland
3:15 pm – 3:30 pm Break Morgan's Wonderland
3:30 pm - 4:15 pm Steps to Success Panel

Moderator:

Jackie Glenn
Global Chief Diversity Officer,
EMC

Panelists:

Kathy Stearman
Employment Compliance Officer,
Brown-Forman Corporation

Lisa Tealer
Senior Manager of Diversity & Inclusion,
Genentech

Brad Hopton
Partner,
PricewaterhouseCoopers

Morgan's Wonderland
4:15 pm Shuttle Departure / Conference to Hotel:

Complimentary transportation will be provided from the Morgan’s Wonderland to the Hyatt Riverwalk

Morgan's Wonderland
5:30 pm - 6:30 pm Cocktail Reception Hyatt Riverwalk
6:30 pm – 6:45 pm Welcome & Opening Remarks

Nadine Vogel
CEO,
Springboard Consulting, LLC

Michael Rouse
Vice President
Diversity, Philanthropy & Community Affairs,
Toyota

Hyatt Riverwalk
6:45 pm -7:40 pm The Disability Matters Awards Presentations

Nadine Vogel
CEO,
Springboard Consulting, LLC

Hyatt Riverwalk
7:40 pm -9:30 pm Dinner & Dancing Hyatt Riverwalk

 APRIL 10, 2014:

Time Topic Location
7:45 am Shuttle Departure / Hotel to Conference:
Complimentary transportation will be provided from the Hyatt hotel to Morgan’s Wonderland
Hyatt Riverwalk
8:30 am - 9:00 am Registration & Continental Breakfast Morgan's Wonderland
9:00 am - 9:15 am Welcome & Opening Remarks

Nadine Vogel
CEO,
Springboard Consulting, LLC

Michael Rouse
Vice President
Diversity, Philanthropy & Community Affairs,
Toyota

Morgan's Wonderland

9:15 am – 10:00 am

Specialty Session: Service Disabled Veterans

Moderator:

Eugene Kelly
Worldwide Director,
Global Workplace Initiatives,
Colgate-Palmolive

Panelists:

Jared Lyons
Institute for Veterans and Military Families
Syracuse University

Brooks Hulitt
Wall Street Warfighters Foundation

Erik Neal
US Navy (Retired)

Morgan's Wonderland

10:00 am - 10:30 am

Service Disabled Veterans: Table Learning Exercise Morgan's Wonderland

10:30 am - 10:45 am

Break

10:45 am - 11:45 am

Specialty Session: The Multiple Dimensions of
Creating an Inclusive User Experience

Moderator:

Marsha Gewirtzman
Senior Director, North America
Springboard Consulting LLC

Panelists:

Dr. Jana Burke
ADA Employment Specialist
Springboard Consulting LLC

Ingrid Kanics, OTR/L
Manager, Physical Accessibility
Springboard Consulting LLC

Peter McNally
IT/Web Accessibility Consultant
Springboard Consulting LLC

Morgan's Wonderland
11:45 am - 12:15 pm TOUR OF MORGAN'S WONDERLAND Morgan's Wonderland
12:15 pm - 12:30 pm Special Announcement
12:30 pm - 1:15 pm LUNCHEON 
1:15 pm - 1:45 pm Keynote  

Introduction:

Bob Feiner
Vice President
Dell, Inc.

Speaker:

Muffy Davis
3-time Paralympic Gold-Medalist and
25-time WorldCup Title winner

Morgan's Wonderland
1:45 pm – 2:30 pm Workplace Panel

Moderator:

Michele C. Green
Vice President & Chief Diversity Officer
Prudential

Honorees:

Paula Brown
Manager, Diversity & Inclusion,
Community Employment Liaison
Rush University Medical Center

Mary McFarland
Engagement and Inclusion
Partner, Vice President
Fifth Third Bank

Panelists:

Noelle Perillo
Director, Corporate Relations
Special Olympics

Sheri Soltes
Founder & President
Service Dogs Inc.

Morgan's Wonderland

2:30 pm - 3:00 pm

Workplace: Table Learning Exercise Morgan's Wonderland

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Break

3:30 pm - 4:15 pm

Disability Champion Session

Moderator:

Nadine Vogel
CEO
Springboard Consulting LLC

Panelists:

Dawn Ehrhart
Senior Vice President
Adecco Group NA

Margaret Madden
Vice President &
Assistant General Counsel Employment Law
Pfizer

Brad Hopton
Partner
PricewaterhouseCoopers

Morgan's Wonderland
4:15 pm – 4:30 pm Closing Remarks,
Survey Completion  & Departures
Morgan's Wonderland
4:30 pm Shuttle Departure / Conference to Airport:

Complimentary transportation will be provided from Morgan’s Wonderland to the Airport

Morgan's Wonderland

 

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