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Diversity & Inclusion One-Day Conference

October 25 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm PDT


PayPal and the National Stuttering Association are pleased to present Diversity & Inclusion One-Day Conference in San Jose, CA. Plan to join us on Friday, October 25, 2019, from 8:30-2:30 PM (optional networking reception from 2:30-3:30PM) at PayPal HQ.

Admission includes onsite lunch and end-of-day reception.

Who Should Attend?

✓Adults Who Stutter
✓Human Resources Managers
✓Diversity, Inclusion, and Equity Professionals

8:30-8:55 AM
Check-in, coffee, name badges

9:00- 9:15 AM
Welcome – How the NSA Helps Employers

Tammy Flores, Pamela Mertz, Jonah Otis

9:15-9:30 AM
“Stuttering 101” – A Brief Overview

Bailey Levis

9:30 – 10:15 AM             
Stuttering and the ADA: What You Should Know
Ilya Filmus, Lawyer

10:15 – 10:45 AM      
Why Companies Need Employees Who Stutter 
Constant Djacga, Partner, Ernst & Young

10:45 – 11:00 AM      

11:00 – 11:45 AM      
Diversity and Inclusion at Work
Lybra Clemons, Global Head of Diversity & Inclusion at PayPal

11:45 – 12:30 PM       
Career Success in the Workplace: Panel Presentation
Moderator: Bailey Levis

12:30 – 1:30 PM         
Lunch and networking (on-site)  

1:30 – 2:15 PM           
Stuttering at Work: What Employers Should Know  
Pamela Mertz and Jonah Otis

✓NSA Video
✓Listener Tips for Supervisors and Coworkers
✓Assumptions Employers Have About Stuttering
✓Disability Etiquette
✓Allies at Work

2:15 – 2:30 PM             
Wrap up, Q&A

2:45 – 3:45 PM             
Networking Reception (optional)

Please note that pre-registration will be required; there will be no on-site registration available.

All proceeds will go toward NSA sponsored events.


Unlimited available
Adult Registration$69.00Adult Ticket Includes on-site lunch and optional end-of-day reception.


October 25
8:30 am - 3:30 pm


PayPal Town Hall (Conference Center)
2161 North First Street
San Jose, CA 95131 United States
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