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Chicago Disability Entrepreneur Resource Forum
October 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
About this Event
October is National Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM), which is a national campaign that raises awareness about disability employment issues and celebrates the many and varied contributions of America’s workers with disabilities.
Meet with subject matter experts on a number of key business issues, including: licensing, certification, and resources to start and grow your business. Presenters include representatives from government and non-profit agencies.
Key staff from:
Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD)
Department of Procurement Services (DPS)
Business Affairs and Consumer Protection (BACP)
Department of Planning
State of Illinois Business Enterprise Program
8:00 a.m. | Registration
8:30 a.m. | Welcome
9:00 a.m. | Presentations
10:00 a.m. | Networking
Sign language interpreters will be provided. Please call 312-744-7050 or email Natoya.Hill@cityofchicago.org for other reasonable accommodations at least one week prior to the event.