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Disability at Work Virtual Conference

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100 - 500
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13 Oct 2020

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The conference will examine innovative ways to inspire and engage people with disability in employment opportunities. It is aimed at employment .. Read more service providers (open, supported and social enterprises) and professionals interested in the design and promotion of a broad range of employment opportunities for people with disability in a digital world. Running the event as a Virtual Conference will reflect both the recent events connected with the COVID-19 pandemic and the theme of the event, being the enhanced use of technology to allow virtual connections among interested parties around the globe.

Tue, 13 Oct

Welcome to Country
Tue, 13 Oct

Opening address
Jerry Davis
Jerry Davis President
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
The future of work: perspectives from the Australian Disability Sector
David Moody
David Moody Lawyer and partner
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Embracing disruptive technology & the future of employment for people with disability
Shea Tanis
Shea Tanis Co-Director
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Observations on the variety of solutions pursued by Workability International members around the world
Jerry Davis
Jerry Davis President
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Minister’s Address
Anne Ruston
Anne Ruston Assistant Minister
Tue, 13 Oct
Lunch
Lunch
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Utilising technology to remove barriers to employment
Nunzia Confessore
Nunzia Confessore CEO
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
The “Good” in Good Sammy – Driving Employment Diversity, Choice, Development & Fun
Melanie Kiely
Melanie Kiely CEO of Good Sammy and a Director of AFG
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
A solution to the digital skills gap for jobseekers with disability
Kimberly Lewis
Kimberly Lewis Kimberly Lewis
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
A digital platform that trains & transitions people with disability into award wage employment
Paul Brown
Paul Brown co-founder and CEO
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Marketing & Promotions in uncertain times
Fiona Haynes
Fiona Haynes General Manager
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Supported micro-businesses as an alternative & sustainable employment pathway for PWDs & The Social Kitchen’s Vision
Yuan Kang Lim
Yuan Kang Lim Senior Executive
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
The Career Launchpad Program
Sam Keating
Sam Keating Disability Development Officer
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
We’ve got your back – co-designing a WH&S manual handling training module for online access
Ruth Chalk
Ruth Chalk CEO
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
The way to work, effective school to work transition
Michelle Wakeford
Michelle Wakeford National Manager
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
The “Employment Without Barriers” & “You start on Monday” campaigns
Jessica Frendin
Jessica Frendin Marketing and communications specialist
Emily Reaper
Emily Reaper Direct support worker
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
In necessary things Unity
Nick MacHale
Nick MacHale Executive
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Understanding & Partnering with Families: Concepts, Strategies & Action Steps
Sean Roy
Sean Roy Training Associate
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Pro rata wages – the current state of play and future implications
Phil Hayes-Brown
Phil Hayes-Brown CEO
John Kelly
John Kelly Chair
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
The Disability Employment Strategy & DSS’s plans for disability employment in a post-COVID-19 environment
George Sotiropoulos
George Sotiropoulos Group Manager
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Open employment panel: How can people with disability be assisted to gain employment in a global labour market reeling from the COVID-19
Anna Bagshaw
Anna Bagshaw CEO
Colin Entwistle
Colin Entwistle General Manager
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Supported employment panel:
Tom Hicks
Tom Hicks Head of Communications and Policy at Remploy
Tue, 13 Oct
Session
Presenting a global perspective on examples of best practice in improving employment rates for people with disability, especially examples
Stefan Tromel
Stefan Tromel Senior Disability Specialist
Tue, 13 Oct
Closing Ceremony
Closing address
Jerry Davis
Jerry Davis President
David Moody
David Moody Lawyer and partner
Tue, 13 Oct
Closing Ceremony
Closing address.
David Moody
David Moody Lawyer and partner
Speaker
Anna Bagshaw

Anna Bagshaw

CEO
Speaker
Paul Brown

Paul Brown

co-founder and CEO
Speaker
Ruth Chalk

Ruth Chalk

CEO
Speaker
Nunzia Confessore

Nunzia Confessore

CEO
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230 USD Non-member
200 USD Industry Supporter / NDP Member
150 USD NDS & WI Member / Organisational Associate
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