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MI-AHEAD Fall Conference 
November 13, 2015

The 2015 MI-AHEAD Fall Conference will host experts in creating an accessible classroom and rigorous round table discussions. We invite you to register for our conference held at the beautiful grounds of North Central Michigan College on November 13, 2015.
Conference will take place in the Library Building in the Conference Center Room 1/2. Park in lots #2 or #4 (no parking permits needed).

Come join us the night before the Fall Conference on Thursday, November 12 starting at 6:30 PM at City Park Grill for dinner and an opportunity to hang out. This is a great opportunity to meet the MI-AHEAD Executive Board Members and those speaking at this year's conference.

Who Should Attend?

Any individual who is working, has worked, or has an interest in working with persons with disabilities within higher education to enhance their knowledge of disabilities and higher education (ADA coordinators, high school special education teachers, advisors, counselors, administrators, psychologists, social workers, transition coordinators, orientation and mobility specialists, attorneys, disability support services providers).

Conference Schedule

Thursday, November 12 Schedule

6:30 PM - City Park Grill dinner and meet and greet with MI-AHEAD Board Members and Conference Presenters.

Friday, November 13 Schedule

  • 8:00-9:00:  Conference Registration and Breakfast  
  • 9:15-10:15: Evaluating Web Sites for Accessibility – Scott Williams, University of Michigan  
  • 10:30-11:30: Accessible Document Creation – Jeff Sykes, Grand Valley State University  
  • 11:30-12:15: Lunch 
  • 12:30-1:30: Technology Mini-Round Tables
  • 1:45-2:45: Remote Interpreting – Todd & Debra Morrison, Alliance for Deaf Services


Click here to register!

Registration fee is $40 for current MI-AHEAD members; $55 non-members. The non-member fee includes 6 months membership, culminating in May 2016.

Hotel Accommodations

Holiday Inn Express
1751 US 131 South
Petoskey, MI 49770
MI-AHEAD Rate $109.99
Hotel rooms held November 12 and November 13


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