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Midlands Ability Annual Conference 2019

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KPMG One Snowhill

Snow Hill Queensway

Birmingham

B4 6GH

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We are delighted to invite you to our third annual conference. Please join us to learn more about what we do as a network.

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Midlands Ability is a network of employers across the Midlands with a common goal - to help employers make employment opportunities as accessible as possible for disabled people, by sharing best practice and providing education.

We are delighted to invite you to our third annual conference, when we will be joined by the Disability Minister, Justin Tomlinson.

Agenda

  • Refreshments and a chance to network
  • Welcome - Lorna Gavin, Gowling WLG
  • Introduction from KPMG - Why is disability inclusion important from a business perspective?
  • Interview with the Disability Minister, Justin Tomlinson - faciliated by Jane Bryan, Lloyds Banking Group
  • Lexxic – Understanding Neurodiversity in the workplace, Nicola James - facilitated by Kerry Russell, Shakespeare Martineau
  • Outreach – Severn Trent – Our journey - facilitated by Aman Sidhu, Balfour Beatty Vinci
  • Onboarding – Q & A with Vicky Green, Gowling WLG - Lorna Gavin, Gowling WLG
  • Reasonable Adjustments – My story – Becky Brooks, enei
  • Followed by Q&A on law and practice with Anna Fletcher, Gowling WLG and Becky Brooks
  • Disability Confident - DWP
  • Closing comments - Lorna Gavin, Gowling WLG
  • Refreshments and networking

If you require any adjustments to attend this event or have any special dietary requirements please contact becky.brooks@enei.org.uk.

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