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March 13, 2020
1:45-3:15PM

Accommodating People with Disabilities at Meetings & Events

OSAE Q1 Workshop

CANCELED (COVID-19)

It’s a legal, social, and professional responsibility to adapt your meetings and events to accommodate speakers and attendees with disabilities.

Having been paralyzed from the waist down with a spinal cord injury, Rosemarie Rossetti, Ph.D. speaks from her wheelchair sharing her own dramatic personal story. She presents to audiences throughout the U.S. and beyond as a recognized expert on inclusive design. She has also earned recRosemarie Rossettiognition for her home that is the top-rated universal design home in North America.

In this presentation, Rossetti addresses crucial points you need to know to anticipate challenges in order to achieve a smooth, gracious, and respectful event experience for every participant. She will focus on: why disability inclusivity is so important, how to set up your meeting rooms, how to remove dining and networking challenges, how to accommodate speakers and guests with wheelchairs, and important resources designed to ease your way as a successful meeting professional.

To learn more about Rosemarie, please select this link.

Registration Fee (includes luncheon)

  • OSAE Members: $89
  • Non-Members: $99

To register for this educational session, please select this link.

Credit Hours

  • As a CAE Approved Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied for 2 (two) credits toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements.

CAE Approved

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2020-03-13 13:45:00 2020-03-13 15:15:00 America/Detroit Accommodating People with Disabilities at Meetings & Events It’s a legal, social, and professional responsibility to adapt your meetings and events to accommodate speakers and attendees with disabilities. Having been paralyzed from the waist down with a spinal cord injury, Rosemarie Rossetti, Ph.D. speaks from her wheelchair sharing her own dramatic personal story. She presents to audiences throughout the U.S. and beyond as a recognized expert on inclusive design. She has also earned recognition for her home that is the top-rated universal design home in North America. In this presentation, Rossetti addresses crucial points you need to know to anticipate challenges in order to achieve a smooth, gracious, and respectful event experience for every participant. She will focus on: why disability inclusivity is so important, how to set up your meeting rooms, how to remove dining and networking challenges, how to accommodate speakers and guests with wheelchairs, and important resources designed to ease your way as a successful meeting professional. To learn more about Rosemarie, please select this link. Registration Fee (includes luncheon) OSAE Members: $89 Non-Members: $99 To register for this educational session, please select this link. Credit Hours As a CAE Approved Provider educational program related to the CAE exam content outline, this program may be applied for 2 (two) credits toward your CAE application or renewal professional development requirements. CANCELED (COVID-19)