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December 3, 2020
Event

Public Appointments Review Webinar

Business Disability Forum and the Cabinet Office will be hosting a webinar on Thursday 3 December 2020 from 11:30 am to 12:30 am via Zoom Webinars.

At this meeting, we will be discussing the update to the review which incorporates the latest data and considers progress against actions in the Cabinet Office Public Appointments Diversity Action Plan as well as renewed recommendations. We will also be highlighting recommendations on how to improve the recruitment process to open up more roles to disabled people.

The meeting will be hosted by Business Disability Forum CEO Diane Lightfoot and Lord Holmes. Our guest speakers include Secretary of State for Culture Media and Sport The Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP with more guests to be announced.

If you would like to join us, please do click on the registration link below.

Please click here to register your place for this webinar.

We would encourage participants to send questions in advance of the meeting to assist with the smooth running of the event. Please send questions to cochraneac@parliament.uk

Please do forward this email to anyone who you think would be interested in joining us for this webinar.

Please note that dial-in details will be included within your confirmation email should you or your colleagues be unable to join via the Zoom webinar application. 

Closed captions will be available for the duration of this meeting, 

If you have any technical questions or if you are unable to register via the above link, please do contact us at events@businessdisabilityforum.org.uk.

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