NEADS Events Calendar: January 2017
Organizer: International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement
Title: International Congress for School Effectiveness and Improvement 2017 Ottawa
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Date: January 7, 2017 – January 10, 2017
Description: 2017 Conference Themes
ICSEI 2017 will be held in Ottawa, Ontario, Canada. The theme for ICSEI 2017 is “Collaborative Partnerships for System-Wide Educational Improvement.”
Organizer: Citizens With Disabilities Ontario (CWDO)TitleCitizens With Disabilities Ontario (CWDO) webinar on federal disability legislation
Location: Toronto, Ontario
Date: January 10, 2017
Description: Citizens With Disabilities Ontario (CWDO) forum on federal consultation
Join CWDO on Tuesday, January 10 at 7:30 PM to share your views on what should be included in federal government legislation to address accessibility.
The forum will be held in Auditorium 1 in our accessible, online conferencing system. Go to our conference rooms and choose Auditorium 1. First time users – choose the download that matches your computer or phone device.
Please register for the forum on national accessible legislation to let us know you’re coming and to let us know of any accommodation needs you may have to participate in this online discussion (for example, captioning).
Register online here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/L8VT8DB?utm_source=December+22%2C+2016+CWDO+Newsletter&utm_campaign=Dec+22%2C+2016+CWDO+newsletter&utm_medium=email
Organizer: University of Victoria
Title: University of Victoria Mental Health Awareness Week
Location: Victoria, British Columbia
Date: January 16, 2017 – January 20, 2017
Description: University of Victoria Mental Health Awareness Week 2017
The week of January 16th-20th is UVic’s first annual Mental Health Awareness Week! Throughout the week, a number of campus groups will be hosting free events centered around mental health and wellness and reducing stigma on campus.
Organizer: ATI (Assistive Technology Industry Association)
Title: Where the Assistive Technology Community Meets to… Network, Learn, and Share
Location: Orlando, Florida
Date: January 17, 2017 – January 18, 2017
Web site: https://www.atia.org/conference/
Description: ATIA 2017 Conference
Where the Assistive Technology Community Meets to…
Network, Learn, and Share
Organizer: National Educational Association of Disabled Students (NEADS)
Title: Breaking It Down Ottawa – Dialogues on Removing Barriers for People With Disabilities in The Workplace
Location: Ottawa, Ontario
Date: January 27, 2017
Description: Breaking It Down Ottawa – Dialogues on Removing Barriers for People With Disabilities in The Workplace
Free for Post-Secondary Students and Recent Graduates with Disabilities. $50 for Professionals. Lunch provided.