Disrupting Ableism and Advancing STEM: A National Leadership Summit

Event Date: 
June 05, 2023, 11 am

Disrupting Ableism and Advancing STEM: A National Leadership Summit

Date/Time:

June 5, 2023 from 11:00AM to 4:30PM EST

Meeting Location:

This hybrid launch event will take place in-person at the National Academies of Sciences’ Keck Center in Washington D.C. and online.

Description:

Panels and presentations will explore issues related to the accessibility and inclusivity of STEM workplaces for persons with disabilities. With asset-based and intersectional approaches to understanding the experiences of persons with disabilities across STEM workplaces, the agenda will include discussions of disability identity, workplace ecosystems, systemic institutional barriers limiting career advancement, and access and inclusion practices and policies that support and advance persons with disabilities in the STEM.

For Registration and More Information:

www.nationalacademies.org/event/06-05-2023/disrupting-ableism-and-advancing-stem-a-national-leadership-summit