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11th Annual
Fair Housing + Civil Rights

April 5 – 7, 2017
Springfield, MA

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About the Conference

The Fair Housing + Civil Rights Conference is a free multi-day symposium featuring workshops, panel discussions, networking and career development opportunities, all led by distinguished civil rights activists, government officials, world-class trainers, and non-profit organizations.

Attend workshops, panel discussions, and book signings.

Network with over 600 professionals who are working to promote equality and fairness nationwide.

Meet leaders from Federal and state agencies and organizations from across the Northeast, including: The EEOC, HUD, DOJ, FBI, MCAD, MA AGO, MA Office on Disability (MOD), New England Human Rights Commissions, Massachusetts Association of Community Development Corporations (MACDC), Gay and Lesbian Advocates and Defenders (GLAD), Associated Industries of Massachusetts (AIM), The Kellogg Foundation, The Charles Hamilton Houston Institute for Race and Justice, Western New England University (WNE), and more.

New this year

Pre-conference Certification Trainings

Conference attendees have an opportunity to enroll in certification trainings taking place on Wednesday, April 5, offered at special conference rate. These day-long and half-day interactive trainings are open to all qualified professionals. Registration is required to attend.

Training topics include
Medical Marijuana and the Workplace; Conducting an Internal Investigation; Implicit Biases and Engagement in Healthcare; and more.

Who should attend?

The Conference is designed for federal and private sector EEO managers, supervisors, HR professionals, attorneys and ADR specialists, civil rights leaders, government employees, fair housing specialists, the non-profit sector, community organizers, and the public at large who are seeking resources and best practices to help ensure that you are up to date on civil rights hot topics, and your agency, company, client or rental property complies with local and federal employment and fair housing laws and regulations.

Presented by

MA Commission Against Discrimination
South Coast Fair Housing
U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission
Boston Office of Fair Housing and Equity
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MA Fair Housing Center
The Fair Housing Center of Greater Boston
CT Commisiosn on Human Rights and Opportunities