2024 DMEC Annual Conference

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Join us for the 2024 DMEC Annual Conference, August 5-8, 2024, at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center in Nashville, TN. This four-day event is dedicated to focused education, knowledge sharing, and networking opportunities for absence and disability professionals, offering attendees a valuable opportunity to connect and learn. You won’t want to miss the opportunity to build connections and gain expert solutions to your most complex workplace challenges. Need help convincing your supervisor to approve your attendance at the conference? Download our attendee justification letter.

Amberley Snyder in wheelchair with horse

Amberley Snyder, award-winning rodeo rider, inspirational speaker, social media influencer, and 2024 DMEC Annual Conference keynote speaker

Get a sneak peek of our Annual Conference keynote speaker’s presentation by listening to this DMEC podcast, check out the conference agenda, and reserve your spot today!

Not Able to Travel?

We will be offering a content-rich, one-day virtual event for those that are unable to join us in Nashville. The 2024 DMEC Virtual Annual Conference will be held on Wednesday, September 18, 2024. The event will run from 11:00 am-5:00 pm ET and will include four of the highest-rated sessions from our in-person annual conference held in August 2024.

2023 Conference Takeaways

Listen in as DMEC subject matter experts share takeaways and favorite moments from the 2023 DMEC Annual Conference. From inspiring keynote speakers to breaking news about psychedelic drugs to treat mental illness, and important reminders about the meaningful work absence managers do, hear what resonated with Bryon Bass, CLMS, incoming DMEC CEO; Kristin Jones, CLMS, DMEC director of education; and Jess Dudley, CLMS, DMEC education manager.