Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity Call for Proposals

Sustainability Pacific Rim Conference logo, with lots o fcolor and an image of an individual in a wheelchairGet ready to pack your bags and travel to Hawai'i in October for "Sustainability," the Pacific Rim International Conference on Disability and Diversity. This year's conference is scheduled for October 9-11, 2017.

According to the website, "the International Pacific Rim Conference (Pac Rim) on Disability & Diversity has been widely recognized over the past 30 years as one of the most “diverse gatherings” in the world. The event encourages and respects voices from “diverse” perspective across numerous areas, including: voices from persons representing all disability areas; experiences of family members and supporters across all disability areas; responsiveness to diverse cultural and language differences; evidence of researchers and academics studying disability; stories of persons providing powerful lessons; examples of program providers, natural supports and allies of persons with disabilities and; action plans to meet human and social needs in a globalized world."

If you have a topic you want to present to attendees, the conference organizers are calling for proposals now. Check out all the details on the PACRim website.

Registration begins on February 15.