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Tuesday, October 6, 2015

ADA in Illinois: Reflecting on the past 25 years, today, and the next 25 years – Chicago on October 19

"ADA in Illinois: Reflecting on the past 25 years, today, and the next 25 years," will employ three professionals in the disability rights advocacy community; a mix of advocates who were instrumental in the passage of the original legislation and are ardent supporters to uphold the law for the people it helps.

The general theme of the panel discussion is the ADA in Illinois and will focus on three themes: (1) reflecting on the past 25 years, (2) current events, and (3) the experts’ vision for the next 25 years.

The panel will feature: Marca Bristo – President and CEO, Access Living
Barry Taylor – Vice President for Civil Rights and Systemic Litigation, Equip for Equality
Robin Jones – Principal Investigator and Project Director, Great Lakes ADA

The event will be moderated by:Norma Borcherding – Managing Director, Unique Customer Segment Executive, Chase

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WHEN: October 19, 2015, 11AM-2PM
WHERE:Chase Tower
56th Floor
10 S Dearborn St
Chicago, IL 60603
This panel event is free and open to the public.
Pre-registration is required to attend, and walk-ins will not be permitted at this time.
Accessibility Accommodations:
  • There are accessible entrances on both the (south) Clark Street and (south) Dearborn Street entrances. Both entrances lead to elevator access to the 56th floor.
  • Two male and two female accessible bathrooms are available on the 56th floor where the event will be held.
  • Large print programs will be available at the event.
  • Audio Description – a CD will be provided with a copy of the program for participants that use readers.

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