Disability in Employment Video Conference

Strategic Advantage to Hiring People with Disabilities

The Strategic Advantage to Hiring People with Disabilities

Join us for a statewide video conference and web-streamed panel discussion to explore the strategic advantages to hiring people with disabilities. Join the conversation with employers, members of the disability community and others interested in this important topic to discuss both success and challenges in disability employment in Minnesota.

December 6, 2013
9 - 11 AM

Ways to Attend

Web stream: available about 30 minutes prior to start of event

  • Real Player(http://stream1.video.state.mn.us:8080/ramgen/broadcast/
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  • Windows Media ( )
  • Archive: Link will be available soon

Video conference

  • See locations list at right, click here for addresses
  • If your preferred remote location is not available, please use the links above to watch the event via the Internet.

Sponsored by:

  • Minnesota Department of Human Rights
  • Vocational Rehabilitation Services, Minnesota Department of
  • Employment & Economic Development (DEED)
  • State Services for the Blind, DEED
  • Minnesota State Council on Disability
  • Minnesota Department of Human Services (DHS)
  • Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services Division, DHS
  • Minnesota Management & Budget
  • Minnesota Governor’s Council on Developmental Disabilities
  • Commission of Deaf, DeafBlind and Hard of Hearing Minnesotans
  • State Ombudsman for Mental Health and Developmental Disabilities
  • Minnesota STAR Program

A full agenda will be provided at a later date. Real-time captioning and sign language interpreters will be available during the event. If you have questions or have an accommodation request, please contact Christine Dufour at christine.dufour@state.mn.us — phone 651-539-1118 — 800-657-3704 toll-free. Accommodation requests should be made one week in advance.

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Host Location

MN Dept. of Human Services, 444 Lafayette Rd., room 5139, St. Paul, MN 55155

Video Conference Satellite Locations

Click here for a list of addresses

  • Brown County, Sleepy Eye Room-New Ulm
  • Douglas County-Alexandria
  • Goodhue County Government Center-Red Wing
  • Hennepin County, Room 1713
  • LeSueur County-LeCenter
  • Marshall County Social Services-Warren
  • Martin County Human Services-Fairmont
  • Nicollet County, EOC Room-St. Peter Office of Administrative Hearings-Duluth
  • Olmsted County, 2117 Campus Drive-Rochester
  • Otter Tail County Government Services Center-Fergus Falls
  • Polk County, Room 302-Crookston
  • Renville County, Room 121b-Olivia
  • Stearns County-St. Cloud
  • Waseca County Public Health-Waseca Office of Administrative Hearings 11 E. Superior St., Suite 180 Duluth MN