Disabilities and work
Symposium open to all public
Event under the patronage of the European Parliament
The objective is to provide a broad overview of the situation in Europe, though a lively and dynamic symposium event. Videos of first-hand accounts will be collected throughout Europe, from people with disabilities, guest-speaker "experts" will be asked to react and posters will complement the conference-room sessions.
- Day 1
- Thursday June, 21
- Day 2
- Friday June, 22
Where? How to?
The four questions asked: "Who?" Why? Where? How? will be illustrated by first-hand accounts from workers with disabilities, presentations by researchers and round tables by professionals from the adapted sector and enterprises, hailing from several European countries.
The President of the French Council of Disabled Persons for European Affairs (CFHE)
Director of the sheltered workshops of Tricentenaire and its training center
Adamou Amadou Souley
FabLab Manager, Web / Multimedia and manager of HandiLab at the UBO Open Factory
Toni Espinal Freixas
Executive Director of Fondation Ampans
This symposium is organised by the associations managing Social enterprises (ESAT) or Adapted Enterprises in the Finistère region: Genêts d’Or, Papillons blancs du Finistère, Kan ar Mor, La mutualité 29-56, APF, ADAPT, Sevel Services and ARFIE, federating 57 NGOs in 16 European countries.