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Week: January 26 to February 1, 2014
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Date Title
Monday
January 27
Online Training | Carol Blessing
Citizen Centered Leadership Community of Practice

The Citizen-Centered Leadership Development Community of Practice series is a unique combination of self-paced distance learning study, robust field work, interactive class assignments and live webcast instruction designed to advance theoretic and skill-based learning leading to quality outcomes in the lives of people with disabilities.

Project: Citizen-Centered Leadership
Location: Online Webinar
Monday
January 27
Workshop | Erin Sember
Planning Accessible Events at Cornell

Through the support of the University Diversity Council, we are proud to announce the Inclusive Excellence Academy (IE Academy).  This new academy will provide information, resources, and access to subject matter experts through workshops, seminars, and lectures designed for specific segments of the university community, as well as for the community as a whole.   Programs have been developed for the university’s senior leaders, college/unit diversity councils, supervisors/managers, staff, faculty, grad/professional students, and leaders of organizations throughout the university.

Planning Accessible Events at Cornell

Presented by Erin Sember-Chase, ILR - Employment & Disability Institute

DATE: January 27, 2014

TIME: 12:00pm – 2:00pm

LOCATION: 423 ILR Conference Center

(Light refreshments provided. Limited Seating available.)

REGISTER HERE(Please register no later than January 24, 2014)

Contact ie-academy@cornell.edu if you have any questions or for more information about the sessions.  Thank you.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: Department of Inclusion and Workforce Diversity, Cornell University
Location: 423 ILR Conference Center, Cornell University, NY
Monday
January 27
Online Training | Carol Blessing
CCLDS Community of Practice Week 1
Project: Citizen-Centered Leadership
Tuesday
January 28
Training | Guest Speaker
Foundations of Supported Employment

Project: NYS Consortium for Advancement of Supported Employment
Sponsor: NYS CASE
Location: Rochester, NY
Wednesday
January 29
Non-EDI Webinars
Section 503 Basics and Practical Tips

In this session, Bobby Silverstein, J.D., Director of the Center for the Study and Advancement of Disability Policy, will discuss the new Section 503 regulations and provide practical tips for compliance. Bobby will be joined by a federal contractor, Alicia Wallace, MBA, Corporate EEO Consultant at WellPoint. Attendees will receive suggestions for getting ready for the Section 503 regulations effective date.

Project: National Employer Technical Assistance Center
Sponsor: Job Accommodation Network
Location: Online
Thursday
January 30
Training | Guest Speaker
Foundations of Supported Employment

Project: NYS Consortium for Advancement of Supported Employment
Sponsor: NYS CASE
Location: Syracuse, NY
Thursday
January 30
Training | Yessica Guardiola
Federal and PR Laws that Protect Rights of People with Disabilities

The trainer will discuss the different federal and PR laws that protect the rights of people with disabilities, Including the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: MAVI Central Region Coordinator
Location: MAVI’s Central Region Office
Thursday
January 30
Non-EDI Webinars | ADA Center Partner
Accessibility and ADA: Facility Standards Update Webinar Series

To Register:  https://www.regonline.com/Register/Checkin.aspx?EventID=1387060

This 3-part webinar series, presented by the ADA National Network , and co-sponsored by theNational Council on Independent Living (NCIL) , will focus on highlights of the 2010 Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) Standards for Accessible Design. The Standards, adopted by the Department of Justice in 2010, became mandatory for use on March 15, 2012.

Find out what's been added, removed, revised, and reorganized. Learn what's new from parking to plumbing!

Presented by Nancy Horton, Information Specialist with the Mid-Atlantic ADA Center. Ms. Horton has nearly 25 years of experience in the disability field, including working as an accessibility specialist at Centers for Independent Living, and providing consultations and architectural plans reviews for Eastlake, Derry & Associates.

When?
•    Thursday, January 30
•    Thursday,  February 6
•    Thursday, February 13
2 - 3:30 pm Eastern

Where? 
Your office! The webinar format allows you to participate online from the comfort of your location!

How Much?
The cost is $40 for each location for the full series. For an additional $20, you can receive hard copies of the U.S. Department of Justice publications:"2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design" and "Guidance on the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design." Supplies of these publications are limited; they will only be available while supplies last.

These publications are available for download at no cost at the Department of Justice ADA webpage:

2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design and Guidance on the 2010 ADA Standards for Accessible Design 

What if I can't make all the dates?
The webinar series will be archived. Registrants will be provided information on how to access the archives. Participants are urged to listen to the first session before participating in the second or third.

Will captioning be available?
Yes, captioning will be provided for this webinar series.

Are continuing education hours available?
This webinar series has been approved for 4.5 LU/HSW from the American Institute of Architects (AIA). A certificate of participation will also be available.

Project: Northeast ADA Center
Sponsor: ADA National Network
Location: Online Webinar series
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