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Join us for the 3rd edition of the annual Romanian Accessibility Awareness Day Conference, co-organized together withEuropean Commission’s Accessible EU initiative. The purpose of RAAD 2024 is to foster discussions, ideas, and knowledge exchange about workplace accessibility and inclusion for almost 1 million people with visible and invisible disabilities in Romania.

This conference will gather professionals in diversity & inclusion, HR, recruitment, talent management and employee networks who are dedicated to fostering and sustaining an inclusive workplace for individuals with disabilities.

Featuring a line-up of 12 speakers, one-on-one interviews, case studies, panel discussions, Q&A sessions and networking opportunities, attendees are sure to leave feeling inspired and empowered to make a real difference within their respective organizations.

Registration before the event is required and only registered participants will be guaranteed a place. Further information will be sent out closer to the event.

Cannot attend? All talks are recorded so you can revisit or view at a time convenient to you on our YouTube channel

 

Our 2024 expert speakers

Topics to be explored include

  • Exploring innovative accessibility and accommodation solutions by using technological advancements to make office buildings and workplaces easy to access for people with disabilities 
  • Exploring the intersectionality between mental health and disability as to promote well-being initiatives and address challenges faced by workers with disabilities in everyday office life 
  • Discovering the importance of leadership and representation for people with disabilities and advocating for seeing an overall workplace culture that appreciates their unique abilities
  • Understanding the importance of legal and compliance aspects regarding workplace inclusion regulations and discussing what businesses need to expect from the new European Accessibility Act 2025
  • Assessing the accessibility level of public and private transportation systems in order to implement strategies that improve mobility for individuals with disabilities
  • Fostering a sense of belonging and empowerment for people with disabilities and promoting social inclusion through community-driven initiatives 
  • Exploring the principles of universal and inclusive design and encouraging the integration of accessibility considerations in urban planning and architecture 
  • Building partnerships with communities to drive accessibility initiatives and involving local organisations and businesses in creating accessible environments.

Our sponsors

Would you like to become a Sponsor to RAAD Conference 2024?

This groundbreaking conference promises to be an impactful gathering aimed at promoting inclusivity and accessibility for all, at the workplace and in the society.

As a sponsor, you will have the invaluable opportunity to align your brand with a cause that is instrumental in shaping a more inclusive society. Your support will not only contribute to the success of the conference but also demonstrate your commitment to creating environments that are accessible and welcoming to everyone.

Become an RDCC Member

Joining the Romanian Diversity Chamber of Commerce means connecting with a community of diverse and innovative businesses that are dedicated to driving growth and success. By joining, you’ll have access to networking opportunities, resources, and support that can help you achieve your business goals. Plus, you’ll be part of an organization that values diversity and inclusion, and is committed to promoting economic growth and development in Romania. Don’t miss out on this chance to connect and grow!