2015 DISABILITY MATTERS EUROPE

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The 3rd Annual Disability Matters Europe Conference & Awards

When: June 17-18, 2015
Where: The Hauge, Netherlands 
Location:
Shell International
 

 

 

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ABOUT SHELL INTERNATIONAL
We are a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with around 92,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. We use advanced technologies and take an innovative approach to help build a sustainable energy future.

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ABOUT SHELL INTERNATIONAL
We are a global group of energy and petrochemicals companies with around 92,000 employees in more than 70 countries and territories. We use advanced technologies and take an innovative approach to help build a sustainable energy future.

 

 

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PROGRAM DETAILS

The Third Annual Disability Matters European Conference & Awards

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WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2015

Scheduled TimeSessionLocation
18:00 pm – 20:00 pmWelcome ReceptionShell Headquarters
   

THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2015

Scheduled TimeSessionLocation
8:00 AM – 8:30 AMRegistration / BreakfastShell Headquarters
8:30 AM – 16:00 PMConferenceShell Headquarters
18:30 PM – 21:00 PMAwards Presentation,Cocktail Reception and DinnerShell Headquarters
   

 

 

LOCATION:

WELCOME RECEPTION & CONFERENCE:
Shell Headquarters
Carel van Bylandtlaan 16
2596 HR The Hague
The Netherlands

Note: All conference delegates will be asked to show their ID (passport) when entering Shell Headquarters. 

    EVENT ATTIRE:

    • Welcome Reception: Business Casual
    •  Conference: Business Attire
    •  Awards Ceremony and Dinner: Cocktail Attire

    HELP:

    If you have any questions regarding this conference, please contact:

     

    AGENDA

    The Third Annual Disability Matters European Conference & Awards

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    WEDNESDAY, JUNE 17, 2015:

       
    TimeTopicLocation
    18:00 pm – 20:00 pm

    Welcome Reception Opening Remarks:

     

    • Nadine Vogel
      Springboard Consulting, LLC
    • Dick Benschop
      Shell Nederland BV
    Shell Headquarters
       

    THURSDAY, JUNE 18, 2015:

       
    TimeTopicLocation
    8:00 am – 8:30 amRegistration & Continental BreakfastShell Headquarters
    8:30 am – 8:45 am

    Welcome & Opening Remarks

     

    • Nadine Vogel
      Springboard Consulting, LLC
    • Andy Brown 
      Shell Global
    Shell Headquarters
    8:45 am – 9:15 am

    Insights to Global Best Practices: Legal Implications are Important, Practical Applications are Critical

     

    • Nadine Vogel
      Springboard Consulting, LLC
    • Oliver Kress
      L&E Global
    • Stephan Swinkels
      L&E Global
    Shell Headquarters
    9:15 am – 10:30 am

    Workforce Panel
    *The panel discussion will be followed by a Learning Exercise”

     

    Moderator:
    Ingrid Olsen, EMC Corporation

    Honorees:

    • Agnieszka Burzyrñska, Sodexo Poland
    • Stefanie Nennstiel, SAP

    Panelist(s):
    Jeroen Riemeijer
    HR Manager, Development & Mobility
    Delft University of Technology

    Shell Headquarters
    10:30 am – 10:45 amNetworking BreakShell Headquarters
    10:45 am – 12:15 pm

    Workplace Panel
    *The panel discussion will be followed by a Learning Exercise”

     

    Moderator:
    Jana Burke, Springboard Consulting, LLC

    Honorees:

    • Isabel Boxall, Corning Incorporated
    • Niamh Carew, Dell, Inc.
    • Bert van der Heijden, The Dow Chemical Company
    • Wojciech Kloda, Orange Poland
    • Ioana Râmniceanu, Orange Romania

    Panelist(s):
    Bernard ter Haar
    Director General of the Ministry of Social Affairs and Employement
    Dutch Government

    Shell Headquarters
    12:15 pm – 12:45 pm

    Keynote Presentation

     

    ESTHER VERGEER
    World’s Most Successful Tennis Player

    Introduction by:  Jeroen Hagen, Dell, Inc.

    Shell Headquarters
    12:30 pm – 13:30 pmBUFFET LUNCHEONShell Headquarters
    12:30 pm – 13:35 pm2015 Disability Matters Asia-Pacific: Video Presentation 
    13:30 pm – 15:00 pm

    Marketplace Panel
    *The panel discussion will be followed by a Learning Exercise”

     

    Moderator:
    Nadine Vogel, Springboard Consulting, LLC

    Honorees:
    Stephanie Oueda, L’Orêal

    Panelist(s):
    Marcel Bobeldijk, European Disability Forum

    Shell Headquarters
     Table Learning Exercise with Report OutShell Headquarters
    15:00 pm – 15:15 pmNetworking BreakShell Headquarters
    15:15 pm – 15:45 pm

    Accessibility Presentation

     

    • Jana Burke
      ADA Employment Specialist
      Springboard Consulting, LLC
    • Eric Velleman
      Technical Director Accessibility Foundation
      Researcher University of Twente
    • Tome Hessels
      Stichting Accessibility
    Shell Headquarters
    15:45 pm – 15:50 pm

    2016 Disability Matters Europe

     

    • Kirsty Leivers, AXA Group
     
    15:50 pm – 16:00 pm

    Charting out Next Steps & Closing Remarks

     

    • Nadine Vogel
      Springboard Consulting, LLC
    Shell Headquarters
     BREAK 
    18:30 pm – 21:00 pmAwards Presentation, Cocktail Reception and DinnerShell Headquarters
     

    Awards Presentation:

     

    • Nadine O. Vogel
      Chief Executive Officer
      Springboard Consulting, LLC
    • Hugh Mitchell
      Chief HR & Corporate Officer
      Shell Global
    Shell Headquarters
     

    WORKFORCE AWARD

    SAP
    Sodexo Poland

    WORKPLACE AWARD

    Corning Incorporated
    Dell, Inc.
    The Dow Chemical Company
    Orange Poland
    Orange Romania

    MARKETPLACE AWARD

    L’Oréal

    Shell Headquarters
       
     

    HOTEL & GROUND TRANSPORTATION

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    HOTEL INFORMATION – ROOM-BLOCK WILL CLOSE ON TBD

    Listed below are the host hotels which offer the Shell Global discounted rate upon request and availability.

    HILTON THE HAGUE
    Zeestraat 35
    2518 AA The Hague
    The Netherlands
    T: +31 70 710 7011
    www.hilton.com

    Hilton Rates:
    Hilton Guest Rooms – single occupancy: € 177,50
    Hilton Executive Rooms – single occupancy: € 219,00

    To book a room at TBD, please use the following link  >>
    http://www.hilton.com/en/hi/groups/personalized/A/AMSHHHI-GSEPA-20150617/index.jhtml?WT.mc_id=POG

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    CROWNE PLAZA DEN HAAG – PROMENADE
    van Stolkweg 1
    2585 JL The Hague
    The Netherlands
    T: +31 70 352 5161
    http://www.crowneplaza.com/denhaag

    Crown Plaza Promenade Rates:
    Standard room – single occupancy: € 159,00
    Executive room – single occupancy: € 185,00

    To book a room at TBD, please use the following link  >>
    http://www.crowneplaza.com/redirect?path=hd&brandCode=cp&localeCode=en&hotelCode=DNHPR&_PMID=99801505&GPC=SHY

     

    GROUND TRANSPORTATION

    Complimentary Shuttle Services will be available for Conference Attendees at the following times:

    • WEDNESDAY, 17 JUNE, 2015 – Welcome Reception
      • Complimentary Shuttle from Conference Hotels to Shell Headquarters 17:30
      • Complimentary Shuttle from Shell Headquarters back to Conference Hotels 20:00
    • THURSDAY, 18 JUNE, 2015 – Conference Day
      • Complimentary Shuttle from Conference Hotels to Shell Headquarters 07:30
      • Complimentary Shuttle from Shell Headquarters back to Conference Hotels 16:00
    • THURSDAY, 18 JUNE, 2015 – Awards Dinner
      • Complimentary Shuttle from Conference Hotels to Shell Headquarters 18:00
      • Complimentary Shuttle from Shell Headquarters back to Conference Hotels 21:00

    * If accessible transportation is needed for any segment of the conference, please send a written request to Jill Frankel at jill@consultspringboard.com no later than Wednesday, 3 June, 2015.

     

    PARKING:

    There is limited parking space at Shell Headquarters. If you would like to come by car please let us know. We will reserve a parking space for you on request. In order to do so we will need you license plate number.

     

    Photos:

     

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    2015 Disability Matters European Union Conference & Awards

    Videos:

    WELCOME RECEPTION
    WELCOME & OPENING REMARKS
    SPECIALTY SESSION:
    INSIGHT TO GLOBAL BEST PRACTICES
    WORKFORCE PANEL
    WORKPLACE PANEL
    KEYNOTE PRESENTATION:
    ESTHER VERGEER
    MARKETPLACE PANEL
    ACCESSIBILITY PRESENTATION
    CLOSING REMARKS
    AWARDS PRESENTATION