Participate in the Process: Senate HELP Committee Hearing on Assistive Technology

The US Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee (HELP) is holding a hearing on Tuesday February 7 on The Promise of Assistive Technology: Challenges and Opportunities. Witnesses include:

  • Eve Hill, Senior Counsel to the Assistant Attorney General, Civil Rights Division, Department of Justice
  • Mark Riccobono, Executive Directory, Jernigan Institute, National Federation of the Blind
  • Dr. John B. Quick, Superintendent, Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation, Columbus OH
  • Mark Turner, Director, Center for Accessible Media, Assistive Technology Initiative, California State University

The hearing starts at 2:30 in the Dirksen Senate Building, Room G-50. This is a full committee hearing and is open to the public. If you are not local to DC or cannot attend, you can watch it all online with real time captioning through the HELP Committee website!

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