Joint Networking Event

University of Brighton Business School
Thursday, 25 May 2017
6:30 pm – 9:15 pm
    • Mark Bushby

Disability within the Workplace

Mark Bushby is a Chartered Certified Accountant, with over 25 years’ experience in industry and education. He now runs his own Training and Consultancy business. He was diagnosed with Asperger’s Syndrome in 2012. Mark is now involved in a number of areas to improve autism awareness. In addition to Autism Sussex, he also sits on the West Sussex Autism Planning Group, and also runs an Asperger’s Self Advocacy Group. Mark also gives training to improve knowledge on autism.

During this session Mark will cover a number of different areas including:

  • what is associated with when dealing with a disability, both physical and mental, within the workplace

  • how it affects those working with someone with autism

  • how you can improve awareness of autism/disabilities within your workplace

  • current legislation including - The Equality Act 2010 and Disability Discrimination Act 1995

Online Booking
This event is free to members of the Insurance Institute of Sussex (others are welcome to attend at a cost of £10). If you would like to join us at this networking opportunity, please reserve your place by clicking on the Book Now button below.

Please note, to benefit from free entry, members must register ahead of the event and will need their membership number at the time of booking.

Getting there
There is ample free parking available on-site and the venue is only 5 minutes' walk from Moulsecoomb Station. The site is also well served by frequent buses to/from Brighton.

Venue
  • Mithras House
  • Lewes Road
  • Brighton
  • BN2 4AT
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