2012 Eastern Regional BDA Conference

The 2012 Eastern Regional Black Deaf Advocates Conference is this weekend! The conference will be held at Holiday Inn, 4701 Stelton Road, South Plainfield, NJ 07080 on July 13 and 14, 2012. Conference schedule: 

Friday July 13, 2012

Saturday July 14, 2012

  • Workshops, 9am - 1:15pm
    • Characteristics of a Successful Networker: Eastern Regional Black Advocacy for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing
      Presenter: Judy Stout
    • NJ Deaf Rights Law: Introduction of New NJ & NY Lawyer for the Deaf Community
      Presenter: Andrew Rozynski
    • Safe in the City: Video Opportunities for Innovative Condom Education and Safer Sex & “Hey Brother, Let’s Talk” (For Men Only)
      Presenters: Ronald A. Wooden Jr. (Tony) & Robert Haughton
    • Join the Wagon of Deaf Black Leadership and Pull up your Self-Advocacy
      Presenter: Dana Rudison
    • Deaf African American Brotherhood and Sisterhood
      Presenter: Fashade Afolabi
  • General Business Meeting & Election, 1:45pm - 4:30pm
  • Dinner & Entertainment, 7pm - 12:00am


Conference registration is available at the door.

Combo Rates

Member -- $95
Non-Member -- $105

Individual Rates

Friday July 13, 2012

  • Entertainment on Friday Evening (ASL Comedy Storytelling) -- $20

Saturday July 14, 2012

  • Workshop/Exhibits Only -- $45
  • Dinner Only (includes Meal) -- $60
  • After Dinner Program (without Meal) -- $20

The conference is hosted by the hosting chapter New Jersey Black Deaf Advocates.

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