2020 Virtual Recruitment Opportunities

Click here for the NextGen Leaders Full Program Schedule.

The following is detailed information on how your company can engage with our NextGen Leaders (college students and recent graduates with disabilities) who will attend the 2020 Disability:IN Virtual Conference.

Matchmaking Session: Thursday, July 9TH

NOTE: Deadline to register is now closed. If you registered to participate, you will receive an email on or around June 25th which will contain more information on your matches and the matchmaking session instructions. If you are registered and have any questions or concerns, please email Lynn Simonye

Disability:IN offers one-on-one speed networking opportunities where company representatives are matched with NextGen Leaders, exclusively for our corporate partners.  The time should be used to conduct informal interviews or spread awareness about opportunities within your company.

Interviews: Tuesday, July 14th – Thursday, July 16th

  1. To interview one of our NextGen Leaders, please utilize our Resume Database to search and identify your selected Leaders to interview*.
  2. Once identified, please ask the NextGen Leader if they will need an ASL interpreter or accommodation to complete the interview.
    • If the Leader needs an interpreter, fill out this Calendly link for the desired time of the interview. If your desired time is no longer available, please pick a new time.
  3. As soon as the interview is confirmed, you must fill out this form to let us know the interview details.

*All interviews that are scheduled by a Corporate Partner during the conference are to be held on the Partner’s platform of choice- whether it’s by phone or video call.  If the NextGen Leader needs real-time captioning, we encourage you to use a virtual platform can enable live captions, such as Microsoft Teams or Google Meet.

Interview Scheduling Options

Interviews with NextGen Leaders during the Disability:IN Virtual Conference should occur on one of these dates, and during these times:

Tuesday, July 14th

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EDT

Wednesday, July 15th

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EDT

Thursday, July 16th

10 a.m. to 6 p.m. EDT

Additional Helpful Notes and Resources

2020 Cohort Demographics

Resume Database (Hosts all 2020 NextGen Leader resumes)

To search the Disability:IN Resume Database for NexGen Talent:

Please share this with your internal colleagues, it is available to all Disability:IN corporate partners.

Interviews Before & After the Virtual Conference

You may reach out to our NextGen Leaders anytime to schedule an informational or formal interview.  However, please note, Disability:IN is only able to provide accommodations for NextGen Leaders during the Conference (July 14th – 16th).  We are though more than happy to put you in touch with ASL or CART providers if you need to arrange for one for an interview. Please contact [email protected] for assistance.

NexGen Recruitment Opportunities – Call Recording Archive

For those who may have missed it, to share with your colleagues, or if you are interested in a recap of the call, you may access the call recording here: