PDTI celebrates its 30th Anniversary of providing Excellent Educational Programs for the Equal Opportunity Professional
Since 2012 AAAED has offered a robust offering of webinars for the educational enhancement of members and other Equal Opportunity Professionals.
AAAED's Board of Directors, volunteer leadership and staff reflect the diversity of the Equal Opportunity Profession working in Higher Education, Private Industry and Government. Join our team. We are a Community.
Since 1974, AAAED, formerly the American Association for Affirmative Action, has Provided a Support System for you as an EEO, Affirmative Action or Diversity Professional. We Advocate. Educate. Activate.
Founded as the American Association for Affirmative Action in 1974, the American Association for Access, Equity, and Diversity (AAAED) continues to work as a national not-for-profit association of professionals who manage areas of affirmative action, equal opportunity, diversity, inclusion, and other human resource programs.
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The AAAED 47th National Conference and Awards Ceremony, October 7 - 15, 2021, is the association's annual convening of Equal Opportunity Professionals (EOPs). This year, the association offers not only informational programs for professional development, but activities to focus on self-care and personal career development.
For the first time, AAAED also offers an accessible Job Fair for professionals seeking new employment opportunities.
On August 4, 2021,"AAAED signed an agreement with the Department of Labor's Office of Disability Employment Policy. The three-year alliance will include a range of collaborative activities and provide tools and information for the organization’s members in an effort to advance inclusion of people with disabilities in America’s workforce."
Texas Representative Eddie Bernice Johnson (D-TX) will be the recipient of AAAED's Drum Major for Justice Award for 2021. The awards celebration will be held on Friday, October 15, 2021 during the AAAED’s 47th National Conference and Annual Meeting
Attendee registration for The virtual conference, October 7 – 15, 2021. Events include Self-Development Days, Job Fair, Pre-conference workshops, and the Main conference and Awards Ceremony.