Symposium 2017

Association of California State Employees with Disabilities (ACSED)

2017 Training Symposium
Wednesday, October 11, 2017


Diversity is Our Strength:
“Increasing Diversity through Disability Employment”

WHERE: Department of General Services
707 3RD Street
West Sacramento, CA 95605
TIME: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Symposium-Related Documents

2017 Symposium Program
Resource Information Booklet for Job Seekers
2017 Symposium Program (accessible-e-text)
Resource Information Booklet for Job Seekers (accessible-e-text)

Tentative Program Outline

8:30 to 9:30 Registration
9:30 to 4:15 Partner Outreach Tables and LEAP Certification
9:30 to 10:30 Opening General Session and Keynote Presentation by Marybel
Batjer, Secretary of CA State Operations Agency

10:30 to 10:45 Break
10:45 to 12:00 Concurrent Sessions
Workshop A: Be A Winner-How to Win an ACSED Disability State Online
Application and Jobs Website Advisory Committee (DAC)
or ACES Award

Workshop B: Navigating the Maze—Learning How to Use The State Online
Application and Jobs Website www.jobs.ca.gov

Workshop C: So You Want to Be a State Employee—Matching Your State Online
Application and Jobs Website Skills to State Job Classifications

12:00 to 1:00 Lunch On Your Own
1:00 to 2:15 Afternoon General Session
Panel: Whatever Happened to that Joint Project Report on
Disability Employment?

1:00 to 2:15
Workshop D: Navigating the Maze—Learning How to Use The State
Online Application and Jobs Website www.jobs.ca.gov

2:15 to 2:30 Break
2:30 to 4:00 Concurrent Sessions
Workshop E: Emergency Preparedness for Persons With Disabilities: Are you
Really Ready?

Workshop F: Let’s Be Reasonable-Making Reasonable Accommodation a
“Win-Win” Experience

Workshop G: Navigating the Maze—Learning How to Use The State
Online Application and Jobs Website www.jobs.ca.gov

4:00 to 4:15 Break
4:15 to 5:30 ACSED Awards Ceremony and Reception
(Note: Workshops B, D and G will repeat the same presentation at different times to accommodate the maximum number of attendees.)