ECONOMIC CLUB OF CHICAGO PROGRAMS
FIRST FORUM BREAKFAST ON THE 25TH ANNIVERSARY OF THE AMERICANS WITH DISABILITIES ACT (ADA)
The Economic Club of Chicago hosts a members only breakfast featuring Steve Pemberton, vice president and global chief diversity officer at Walgreens Boots Alliance, and Karen Tamley, commissioner of the City of Chicago Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities, who will lead a discussion about how inclusion of people with disabilities in the workplace, supply chain and marketplace can be a competitive advantage for Chicago. Kareem Dale, director and senior counsel with Discover Financial Services in Chicago, will moderate this dynamic panel discussion.
DISABILITY INCLUSION OPPORTUNITY SUMMIT CONVENING PARTNER
The Economic Club of Chicago is proud to be a convening partner of the ADA 25 Chicago Disability Inclusion Opportunity Summit. As a convening partner, we are committed to helping with outreach for the Opportunity Summit to further educate leaders in metropolitan Chicago about how improving educational opportunities, supporting technological innovation and expanding employment of people with disabilities is essential to a vibrant region.
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