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Plenary I

Tuesday, June 22 at 10:00 am EDST

The Future of the Workforce in the Academic, Health Care, and Community Support Sectors and Sectors that Predominantly Employ People with IDD

Amy Hewitt, PhD, FAAIDD, University of Minnesota

Terri Givens photo  Terri Givens, PhD, CEO & Founder, Brighter ED
 Meg O'Connell photo
 Meg O'Connell, CEO & Founder, Global Disability Inclusion  
 Barbara Merrill photo Barbara Merrill, CEO, American Network of Community Options and Resources (ANCOR)


Plenary II:

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Future of Work: Economic and Demographic Trends in the US Workforce

Taryn Williams, Managing Director, Poverty to Prosperity Program, American Progress


Closing Plenary:

Wednesday, June 23, 2021 from 4:00 - 5:00 pm

Elisa Velardo photoPresidential Address: Addressing Workforce Challenges: Promising Trends in Policy, Practice, and Research

Elisa Velardo, MMHS, FAAIDD
North Regional Director, Connecticut Department of Developmental Services & AAIDD President-Elect