Archive of Sara Ruh’s Keynote Events

  • Cairo Egypt, The Egyptian Ministry for Communications and Information Technology for People with Disabilities
  • Madrid Spain, Keynote for International Congress on Design, Research Networks, and Technology for All DRT4ALL 2013
  • Keynote Speaker for CASE, Canadian National Supported Employment Conference in Winnipeg, Canada
  • Keynote Speaker for New Hampshire Vocational Rehabilitation Annual Meeting in Concord, NH
  • Attend the UN Conference – World Down Syndrome Day representing G3ict and SSB
  • Speaker at M-Enabling Conference in DC
  • Spoke students to students at Randolph Macon College about inclusion
  • Speaker at USBLN, Louisville, KY
  • Keynote Speaker for US Census Bureau
  • Spoke in Hawaii for University of Hawaii
  • Keynote Speaker for Dell’s Affinity Group
  • Participated in Dell’s Small Biz Tech Summit
  • Participated in a Dell/TYOP panel at the Inc 500 conference at Washington, DC
  • Presented at the Dell/TYOP launch campaign at NYC
  • Guest of Her Highness Sheikha Mozah Bint Nasser Bin Adullah Al-Missned of Qatar.  Sara spoke about Advocacy at the 2009 Shafallah Conference in Doha, Qatar
  • Presented to the Virginia Transition Forum at Norfolk, Virginia
  • Presented at St. Gertrudes High School Career Day at St. Gertrudes High School – Richmond, VA.
  • Spoke to the Statewide Independent Living Council (SILC) at Department for Blind and Vision Impaired
  • Spoke to Virginia General Assembly about creating a State Wide Disability Awareness Month.  In March 2009, the Virginia General Assembly passed a law to create a Disability Awareness Month.
  • Master of Ceremonies for “Life is Sweet Pastry Chef Showcase” Washington, DC
  • Performed keynote introduction of Anthony Kennedy Shriver
  • Walter Reed Army Medical Center, National Disability Awareness Month 2008, Washington, DC
  • ADA Awareness, Waynesboro, Virginia
  • President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities (PCPID) prepare an annual report to the President- Washington, DC.
  • Best Buddies National Conference – Closing Keynote
  • 2008 Technical Assistance Institute – Keynote on Transition
  • Virginia Special Olympics – Welcome Keynote
  • KansTran – keynote speaker for Kansas Transition Conference
  • Spoke to Virginia General Assembly about Funding Programs for People with Disabilities
  • International Business Women’s Conference – Transition Speech
  • National Association of Women Business Owners (NAWBO) Annual Conference – Acceptance Speech for NAWBO-Wells Fargo Trail Blazer Award
  • Keynote Speaker in Charlotte, North Carolina – National Secondary Transition Technical Assistance Center (NSTTAC) National Conference
  • Keynote Speaker – Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) Disability Conference – speech focused on Transition