The Interagency Committee on Disability Research (ICDR) to host Assistive Technology/Technology Forum

On Tuesday, June 26th the ICDR presents the Assistive Technology/Technology Forum—“Creating a Collaborative Research Roadmap:  Meeting and Webinar.”  The free webinar will take place from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. and examines the state-of-the-science, identifies research gaps, and outlines a roadmap for establishing a coordinated research agenda and interagency research activities around the issues of cloud computing and assistive technology.

The meeting will feature two panels, each with two speakers. All four speakers will provide 30-minute presentations, and each panel will be followed by 30 minutes of interactive dialogue between the speakers, AT/T Forum members, and guests.

Topics and Speakers:

Moderator – Dr. Clayton Lewis
Web Access Legality and Policy – Dr. Peter Blanck
Accessible Technologies, including Telecommunications and the Web – Jim Tobias
Assistive Technology – Dr. Cathy Bodine
Cloud Computing – Dr. Greg Vanderheiden

To join the meeting by phone, dial 1-888-296-6500 and enter the following code: 745046#. Follow the instructions on the conference line. We ask that you mute your phones upon log-in.

To log into the webinar, please click the following link: Join the meeting. If you are not automatically routed to the webinar, please copy and paste the following URL to your browser: http://tinyurl.com/7fnye5d

Note: The bridge lines will be open at 8:00am. The webinar will begin at 9:00.

About cgraves34

Media Specialist for the National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC) funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) through Administration for Community Living (ACL) under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
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