Wednesday, August 02, 2017 to Thursday, August 03, 2017| 9:00 AM ~ 1:00 PM ET

The Job-Driven Vocational Rehabilitation Technical Assistance Center (JD-VRTAC) and the Vocational Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Demand-Side Strategies (Demand-Side RRTC) will co-host a national conference: Meeting Employer Demand in a Job-Driven Economy: Diversity, Inclusion, and VR's Evolving Role.


When: Wednesday, August 2, 9am - 5pm and Thursday, August 3, 9am - 1pm

Where: Hyatt Regency, 1 Bethesda Metro Center, Bethesda, MD 20814

The event will highlight demand-side VR research and job-driven practices from VR agencies across the country in three sessions:

  1. Business as a Customer
  2. Advancing Human Capital
  3. Youth and Early Career 

Demand-side strategies can help inform state VR agencies' procedures and policies around serving business and consumers as the dual customer, improving business intelligence, meeting industry demands, and using labor market information. 

Registration is free.