Sarah Newton and Baroness Grey-Thompson among speakers confirmed for CAN Conference

Minister of State Sarah Newton and Baroness Tanni Grey-Thompson and will be among the speakers at the Hedleys Employability CAN Conference on December 1st.

The conference, which will be held at the Crowne Plaza in Newcastle, aims to challenge attitudes and behaviours towards disability employment and focus on closing the disability employment gap.

Parliamentarian Baroness Grey-Thompson and Minister of State for Disabled People, Health and Work, Sarah Newton, will also be joined former CEO of Disability Rights UK Liz Sayce and Channel 4 News reporter Jordan Jarrett-Bryan.

The event is CPD accredited which will be recognised by professional bodies as part of appraisal and revalidation.

A full programme of the day can be found on the poster below and tickets can be booked at: