Episode 16: The National ADA Symposium 2015
Get a preview of whatâ€™s in store when you attend the 2015 National ADA Symposium from May 10-13 in Atlanta, GA. In honor of the 25th Anniversary of the ADA, this yearâ€™s Symposium is bigger and better than ever. Join Jim de Jong, Director of the Great Plains ADA Center as he chats with Sally Weiss from the Southeast ADA Center about the many speakers and seminars, along with cutting edge technology, that makes the 2015 ADA Symposium something not to be missed. Kicking off with a reception at the Center for Civil and Human Rights in Atlanta and featuring a keynote speech by John Lewis, the 2015 Symposium blends the latest on ADA, implementation strategies and best practices with a celebration of the 25th ADA Anniversary and a stop from the ADA Legacy Tour. Symposium registration opens on January 5th (adasymposium.org) and spaces are expected to fill up quickly.
The Great Plains ADA Center, located in Columbia, Missouri at the University of Missouri Human Environmental Sciences-Architectural Studies Department, is a member of the ADA National Network. Established in 1991, the Great Plains ADA Center â€‹serves individuals, families and entities of Iowa, Kansas, Missouri, and Nebraska. The Great Plains ADA Center combines expertise on ADA federal guidelines with years of hands-on experience to provide technical assistance, training, and products that are effective and user-friendly. For answers to your ADA questions, contact the ADA National Network at 1-800-949-4232 (voice/tty).â€‹â€‹