PPMA South East Region Meeting (encompassing the old London, South East & Southern and East England Regions)
Neurodiversity – expanding our horizons and opportunities
This session will help you and your organisation get up to speed on current understanding around neurodiverse conditions and the opportunities and challenges it brings.
We will cover the scope and nature of neurodiversity; identify the main issues for organisations in supporting employees in the workplace; examples of best practice in recruiting and supporting people with neurodiversity in the workplace.
|10.00 am||Arrival / Tea / Coffee/ Networking|
|10.30 am||Welcome / Introductions – Steve Davies, VP PPMA Regions and Anastasia Simpson, Chair PPMA South East Region
|10.40 am||Dr Helen Gray, Institute of Employment Studies
Neurodiversity – introduction and potential opportunities, challenges, supportive practices
|11.30 am||Tea / Coffee Break|
|11.45 am||Nick Heckscher, Director ASPIeRATIONS
Nick will help to shine a multi-dimensional view on the business benefits of neurodiversity by blending insights gathered from conversations with the UK’s biggest employers about neurodiversity in the workplace with his own neurodivergent experiences carving a successful career in the highly neurotypical recruitment industry
|12.40 pm||Wrap up and PPMA business|
If you wish to attend please register your details with Grace Davies, at [email protected]