Special Olympics: Collaboration for better inclusion | September 15, 2014

INCLUSION OF PEOPLE WITH AN INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY THROUGH
SPORTS AND BUSINESS

Places still available!

Goto: Conference websiteThere is still time to register for the Scientific Symposium of the 2014 Special Olympics European Summer Games which will take place on 15 September, 2014 at Hilton Antwerp, Old Town, Belgium.

We are proud to have the confirmation and support of relevant speakers who will share their knowledge and update us on the recent developments regarding the inclusion of people with intellectual disabilities in the workplace such as Mr. LászlóAndor, European Commissioner for Employment, Social Affairs and Inclusion,Ms. Cathy Berx, Governor of Antwerp, Dr. Yolande Avontroodt, Parliamentarian, Honorary Mayor, Chairman National Institute for Health and disability insurance NIHDI.

We also have the support of companies like Janssen Belgium, Coca Cola and Nikewho will share with us their experiences of working with people with intellectual disabilities. What are the challenges and opportunities of working with people with intellectual disabilities?

This event is a unique opportunity to educate yourself about the inclusion!

Numerous networking opportunities will be available throughout the event so you can develop your own community of professionals working with people with intellectual disabilities.

For more information about the symposium, please check our website:
www.antwerpmanagementschool.be/so2014

Places are limited, we therefore encourage you to register as soon as possible.

PARALLEL SIDE EVENT

Are you an organization or an individual creating technologies, tools or software that help facilitate working with people with intellectual disabilities? Are you looking to create partnerships with other organizations who create similar products? Are you an investor interested in investing in this field? If so, we would like to invite you to attend the Brokerage event on the same day organized by Agentschap Ondernemen where the goal is to bring together innovative organizations from countries around the globe seeking to collaborate for mutual commercial benefits.

PRACTICAL INFORMATION

SEPTEMBER 15, 2014 – 09:00 > 18:00
HILTON, GROENPLAATS 32, 2000 ANTWERP

No show fee
This event is free of charge (catering included) with no show fee of 75 EUR which will be invoiced to those who have registered and not attended the symposium. For any cancellations, please make sure to inform Emmanuelle Duval via emmanuelle.duval@ams.ac.be at least 48 hours prior to the event.

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