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Save The Date May 8th

SAVE THE DATE for our next SVBLN Event Best Practice Showcase: SAP Autism at Work Program – Leveraging Talent with Disabilities This is a must attend event where you will hear from a Global Technology Leader, SAP, about their innovative program that identifies and trains individuals on the autism spectrum for career path jobs “Autism […]

Qualcomm: Ability Q Program

    Ability Q Program  Purpose: Ability Q Program formerly known as Disability Mentoring Day was initiated to provide students with disabilities at the local universities an opportunity to connect with professionals in their field of study. Partnerships: Qualcomm San Diego has developed relationships with the Disabled Student Services offices at several universities which help facilitate the […]

SAP and University of Cambridge Team Up for Autism at Work Initiative

SAP and University of Cambridge to Team Up for Autism at Work Initiative March 27, 2014 | SAP – Corporate SAP to Collaborate With Academic, Government and Non-Profit Organizations to Employ People on the Spectrum Globally, Brings New Employees Onboard in North America WALLDORF, Germany – SAP AG (NYSE: SAP) today announced a new internship program with the University […]

SAP Autism at Work Initiative

Autism at Work Initiative March 27th 2014 starting at 2:30: Recognizing the valuable abilities that people with autism bring to the workplace, SAP announced last year a unique initiative in partnership with Specialisterne, to train and employ more than 600 people on the autism spectrum worldwide. Building on the successful pilots that our Autism at Work Initiative launched in Germany, India and Ireland, […]

SVBLN Co-Hosts Event with SF OFCCP – Let’s Talk Talent

With 100 participants representing public, private sector and community-based organizations, a half-day event had an objective to open lines of communication between businesses and community-based organizations. The event was extremely successful as the SVBLN has a unique relationship and partnership with the Office of Federal Contract Compliance Programs (OFCCP). This relationship will be key as […]

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Join Us for Our Launch

We’ll be officially launching the Silicon Valley BLN  June 26th at our kick off event “Disability – A Diversity Talent Strategy” . Assistant Secretary Kathy Martinez, Office of Disability and Employment Policy (ODEP), is the keynote speaker followed by expert panels from local employers, state government and community based organizations. Come back to this site […]