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Assistive Technology Industry Association's conference ATIA 2015 Orlando offers attendees and exhibitors opportunities to track trends, stay on top of how customers are using assistive technologies and learn where the needs are so companies can begin developing new products and identify key advocates to turn customers into evangelists! More information is available on the ATIA 2015 website.
The major objective of the event is to promote the human rights and fundamental freedoms of persons with disabilities and to encourage all stakeholders to take concrete measures for the empowerment of persons with disabilities through the effective application of ICTs.
More information is provided on the event website.
WBUAP Mid-Term Regional General Assembly 2014 will be an opportunity to develop solutions to problems faced by blind persons in this region. There will be discussions on educational opportunities, access to information, employment and social enterprise. In addition, an exhibition of the latest technical aids for visually impaired persons will be held along with the event. More information is provided on the event website.
Founded over 25 years ago by Budd and Dolores Hagen, parents of a child with a disability, Closing The Gap provides professionals, parents and consumers with the information and training necessary to best locate, compare and implement assistive technology into the lives of persons with disabilities. More information is provided on the Closing the Gap conference website.
In this seminar, speakers will summarize the benefits of EPUB 3 for accessible publishing. The presentation will describe how to add audio Media Overlays and image descriptions to existing mainstream e-books.
This will be accompanied by live demonstrations, and the meeting will include an open Q&A session. More information is provided on the EASI website. This webinar is a part of a fee-based series. Scholarships are available.
More information is provided on the WLIC 2014 Satellite conference website.
More information about the 8th International Convention on Rehabilitation Engineering and Assistive Technology (i-CREATe 2014) is provided on the conference website.