Presented by Disability Advocates of Kent County

Absolutely Accessible Kent Technical Workshops

About This Event

May 8, 2024   |     10:00am-1:30pm

Absolutely Accessible Kent is a technical workshop highlighting the intersection of universal design principles and the built environment. Architects, urban planners, members of the building trades, municipal staff, and local stakeholders will come together for a dynamic conversation on making cities and physical spaces accessible. These workshops assist businesses seeking to learn more about how to approach disability. During these workshops, participants will network, exchange ideas, and hear from accomplished speakers in either the urban planning or architecture tracks.

The year’s event will highlight:
Key Note Speaker: Betty Siegel
Architect Track with Verona Carpenter Architects
Urban Planning Track with Gerry Post.
 

Contact Ashley at ashley.k@dakc.us concerning a sponsorship, GoBus! Tickets, or other accommodations for this event.

About This Event

May 8, 2024   |     10:00am-1:30pm

Absolutely Accessible Kent is a technical workshop highlighting the intersection of universal design principles and the built environment. Architects, urban planners, members of the building trades, municipal staff, and local stakeholders will come together for a dynamic conversation on making cities and physical spaces accessible. These workshops assist businesses seeking to learn more about how to approach disability. During these workshops, participants will network, exchange ideas, and hear from accomplished speakers in either the urban planning or architecture tracks.

The year’s event will highlight:
Key Note Speaker: Betty Siegel
Architect Track with Verona Carpenter Architects
Urban Planning Track with Gerry Post.
 

Contact Ashley at ashley.k@dakc.us concerning a sponsorship, GoBus! Tickets, or other accommodations for this event.

Getting There

L.V. Eberhard Center
301 Fulton St. W
Grand Rapids, Michigan 49504
United States