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Parallel Session A – Presentations

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ICT and Other Adjustments for Disabled People

A051 Apple and Accessibility: Building technology to support special needs (opens in new tab or window)
A096 Using ICT to eradicate poverty (opens in new tab or window)
A144 Access to Work (DWP) (opens in new tab or window)
A145 Disabled Living Foundation (opens in new tab or window)
A189 Broadening access to independent living and learning for disabled people through digital participation (opens in new tab or window)

Download ICT and Other Adjustments for Disabled People transcript (216KB, opens in a new tab or window). 

 

World of Work

A041 Impact of Early Retirement in Germany (opens in new tab or window)
A003 Return to work Strategies in Australia (opens in new tab or window)
A138 Barclays journey to become the most accessible and inclusive company (opens in new tab or window)
A182 Disabled graduate positive action partnership between GCIL Equality Academy, NHSScotland and Scottish Government (opens in new tab or window)

 

Download World of Work Parallel Session transcript (159 KB, opens in a new tab or opens in a new tab). 

Education and Training

A016 Transition from School to Work (opens in new tab or window)
A095 Intensive Interaction for people with Significant Intellectual Disabilities (opens in new tab or window)
A012 Disability Leadership Training Programme (opens in new tab or window)

Download Education and Training session transcript (103 KB, opens in a new tab or window). 

Disability Confident Employers

A015 Ripples in the Water Norway (opens in new tab or window)
A037 National Grid and Employability (opens in new tab or window)
A146 Business Disability Forum (opens in new tab or window)
A039 Evaluation of German Employment Programme (opens in new tab or window)
A194 Lloyds Banking Group approach to Reasonable Adjustments ( opens in new tab or window) 

 

Download Disability Confident Employers session transcript (137 KB, opens in a new tab or window). 

New Approaches to Rehabilitation

A048 Return to work in Germany: Disability Management (opens in new tab or window)
A098 Mental Health and Voluntary Work Finland (opens in new tab or window)
A129 User involvement to develop training for Occupational Therapists (opens in new tab or window)
A121 Future of Disability and Employment in Australia (opens in new tab or window)
A140 Engagement in Rehabilitation in the US (opens in new tab or window)

Download New Approaches to Rehabilitation session transcript (141 KB, opens in a new tab or window). 

Inclusive Provision or Specialist Services

A100 Education in Egypt (opens in new tab or window)
A107 Indonesia and education (opens in new tab or window)
A091 Group Homes for People with Intellectual Disabilities (opens in new tab or window)
A133 Moving Out of Institutions (opens in new tab or window)

Download Inclusive Provision or Specialist Services session transcript (126 KB, opens in a new tab or window). 

People with Learning Disabilities

A045 Israel Learning Disability soldiers (opens in new tab or window)
A124 Website design for people with Learning Disabilities (opens in new tab or window)
A093 Supported Living for older people with intellectual disabilities (opens in new tab or window)
A058 Self Advocacy (opens in new tab or window)

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Education and Work

A050 EmancipatoryResearch PWLD Israel (opens in new tab or window)
A068 Professionalisation of Wheelchair User Provision (opens in new tab or window)
A075 Transition of Young People into Work (opens in new tab or window)
A176 Overcoming barriers to Work: Nothing is Impossible, the word itself says I’m Possible (opens in new tab or window)

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