Making Accessibility Real in Your Organization
Thursday, April 19, 2018
The Conference Board of Canada, in partnership with leading employers and service providers of the Region of Waterloo, invite you to attend a half-day workshop for employers on making workplaces more accessible for people with disabilities. .
This workshop is designed to provide organizations with a deeper understanding of strategies and practices for making workplaces truly accessible, approaches to nurture a culture of inclusion, and techniques for productive conversations around accommodation. It will leave you with actionable ideas on how to bring an inclusive and accessible philosophy to life in your organization, while leveraging the business benefits of accessibility.
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Early-Bird Rate: $50 (before March 30)
Regular Rate: $75
Small Business: $50
Please contact us at HREducation@conferenceboard.ca for more details on registering as a small business.
Questions? Contact: HREducation@conferenceboard.ca
Waterloo A/B Room
Holiday Inn Kitchener - Cambridge Conference Centre
30 Fairway Road South at Hwy. 8
This workshop is sponsored by the Accessibility Directorate of Ontario under the EnablingChange Program.
Upcoming Industry Events
We are happy to share a curated selection of events on accessibility practices for employers in Canada.
- How to Make Accessible Word Documents (Workshop)
April 16, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET, Toronto, ON
- How to Make InAccessible PDFs Accessible (Workshop)
April 17, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET, Toronto, ON
- How to Make Accessible Excel Documents (Webinar)
April 20, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. ET
- How to Make Content Accessible in PowerPoint (Webinar)
April 20, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET
- Introduction to Website Accessibility (Webinar)
April 23, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. ET
- How to Create an Accessible Website (Webinar)
April 24 & 25, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET on both days
- Accessible Video Captioning Best Practices (Webinar)
April 30, 2018, 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. ET
- Overview to Document Accessibility (Webinar)
May 3, 2018, 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. ET
- Accessible InDesign and PDF Documents (Workshop)
May 7, 2018, 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. ET, Toronto, ON
Watch videotaped presentations from our workshop series, “Making Employment Practices More Accessible in Ontario.” The presentations outline the business case for accessibility and showcase policies and good practices that our presenters have implemented to make their workplaces inclusive for people with disabilities.