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“Building a Future that Works”
The U.S. Department of Labor cordially invites you to a virtual celebration of the 75th annual National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) and the 30th anniversary of the passage of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
Date: October 20,2020
Time: 2:00 p.m. ET
Join us as we explore the crucial role of accessible technology in relation to this year’s NDEAM theme of Increasing Access and Opportunity” for people with disabilities, and the Labor Department’s work to ensure that emerging technologies are accessible to all in the workplace.
Featured guests will include:
U.S. Secretary of Labor Eugene Scalia
Cathy Hackl – Futurist and Author of The Augmented Workforce
Vint Cerf – Internet Guru, Vice President and Chief Internet Evangelist at Google
Bobby Silverstein – Disability Policy Expert, Principal at Powers Pyles Sutter and Verville
Martez Mott, Ph.D. – Postdoctoral Researcher at Microsoft Research
Rory Cooper, Ph.D. – Distinguished Professor at University of Pittsburgh
Haley Moss – Attorney, Author, and Law Expert in Autism and Neurodiversity
Moderated by Deputy Assistant Secretary of Labor for Disability Employment Policy Jennifer Sheehy, the event will feature insightful dialogues with thought leaders and a video showcase of the latest innovations in communications, artificial intelligence, autonomous vehicles, and more.
We hope you can tune in!
Questions about the event?
Contact the Office of Disability Employment Policy at firstname.lastname@example.org