WASHINGTON — The U.S. Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) has announced that registration is now open for its 20th annual Examining Conflicts in Employment Laws (EXCEL) training conference on preventing employment discrimination for both the public and private sectors. The conference will take place June 27-29 in Chicago.

EXCEL’s 20th anniversary theme is Embracing the Future: People, Purpose, Passion.

EXCEL is the EEOC’s premier training conference and features comprehensive training workshops and events specifically designed for federal EEO managers, supervisors and practitioners. EXCEL also features the most up-to-date guidance and information for private-sector human resource professionals, attorneys, ADR specialists and EEO consultants.

Additional details about the conference, including agendas, pricing information and online registration are available at http://eeotraining.eeoc.gov/excelmain.html

Registration information may also be obtained by calling 1-866-446-0940 or via e-mail: eeoc.traininginstitute@eeoc.gov.

EEOC advances opportunity in the workplace by enforcing federal laws prohibiting employment discrimination. More information is available at www.eeoc.gov.