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NABWIS Virtual Conference
April 17-18, 2024
Please join us for the 2024 virtual conference. The Conference Committee has planned an exciting event full of valuable information. We have planned 2 tracks: one for newer planners and one for more experienced planners.
Registration is open March 1st 2024 and ends April 12th, 2024 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern.
Member Price: $125
Non-member Price: $165
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Here is the full schedule for the conference:
  April 17 April 18
12:50 ET
networking session for new NABWIS members networking session for leaders in work incentives planning programs
1:00-1:50 ET Conference Welcome and NABWIS Updates Keynote Speaker, Emily Ross of Disability Rights Oregon
2:00-2:50 ET Breakout A1
“Pooled Special Needs Trusts”  Casie Stephens
Breakout B1
“Is that Considered a Subsidy? Special Work Condition?  Or Both?”
Marsha Russo
Breakout A4
“Strategies to Provide Benefits Counseling to Veterans”
Brian Forsythe and Warren Feller
Breakout B4
“Retrospective Monthly Accounting” Stephanie Carter
3:00-3:50 ET Breakout A2
“Collaboration is the Key to Success: Understanding the Role of the Protection & Advocacy System to Improve Client Outcomes.”
Julie Triplett and Beth Klein
Breakout B2
“Deeming for SSI Beneficiaries” Stephanie Carter
Breakout A5
“Providing Culturally Competent Services to Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Deaf Blind.”
Beth Klein
Breakout B5
“Overpayment Strategies” Debora Wagner and Aleyda Toruno
4:00-4:50 ET Breakout A3
“Identifying Your Life’s Purpose: the Ikigai Way” Marsha Russo
Breakout B3
“Obtaining or Maintaining Medicaid During the Unwinding Period” Jim Sheldon and Deb Wagner
Conference Close and Gameshow
The A track sessions are designed for newer work incentives planners. The B track sessions are designed for more experienced work incentives planners.
Join us for networking sessions from 12:00 to 12:50 E.T each day before the conference starts.
On April 17, 2024, we will have a networking session for new NABWIS members. If you are new to NABWIS and want to learn more about NABWIS and the conference, watch for details and a link for the networking session.
On April 18, 2024, we will have a networking session for leaders in work incentives planning programs. If you manage and/or supervise a work incentives planning program, please join us to network with other leaders in a facilitated discussion on topics of interest. If you have not already completed the survey for this session, please use this link to take the survey
Watch for details and a link for the networking session.
If you need accommodations for the conference or have questions, please contact us at conference@NABWIS.ORG.