You are invited to the DWC2021 Virtual Conference that will be held over four days in early December, December 1 & 2 and December 6 & 7, from 12:15 to 3:30 EDT.
The theme for this year’s conference is the “Achieving equality of opportunity and choice in careers, jobs and work”, with subthemes for each day as follows:
- Wednesday, December 1, 2021 – Fully including Persons with Disabilities in the COVID19 Recovery
- Thursday, December 2, 2021 – Making Inclusive Workplaces a Reality
- Monday, December 6, 2021 – Ensuring Secure and Comprehensive Supports for Persons with Disabilities
- Tuesday, December 7, 2021 – Moving Forward Together towards Full Inclusion in Employment
As we all know, 2021 continues to be a challenging year, with ongoing challenges for the employment of persons with disabilities. The DWC conference is focused on how to meet those challenges and continue to make progress on the implementation of the Pan-Canadian Strategy for Disability and Work.
We will be sending the preliminary agenda, as well as information on conference accessibility, soon.
The deadline for the early bird rate is October 29th, 2021