2019 Disability Business Resource Forum - Thursday, October 24, 2019

October 7, 2019

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
  • Cook County
  • 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.

Date And Time:

Thu, October 24, 2019

8:00 AM – 11:00 AM CDT

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Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities (MOPD) Field Office

2102 W Ogden

Chicago, IL 60612

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