AccessWorld Senior Zoom Meeting

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Update: 5/14/20

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Please join us for Accessworld Senior Issue. 

Join the AccessWorld team of authors as we discuss information geared toward seniors and those newer to vision loss. Join us to listen, learn, and ask questions of the top experts in the access technology field! Learn about:

  • Favorite low-tech and no-tech solutions aimed at guiding people losing vision down the path of continued independence (Free to $100)
  • News from the ATIA conference: new products and updated features
  • IPEVO VZ-X, a lower-priced, well-designed, multi-function magnification tool
  • BlindShell cell phone; a completely accessible cell phone with tactile number pad and buttons, and a consistent, easy-to-use menu system
  • Talking Black+Decker Toaster Oven, an accessible kitchen appliance
  • Sangean PR-D17 radio; a simple way to access your favorite news and entertainment
  • Accessible methods for learning to play the guitar and other musical instruments
  • Reviews of three great technology related books that can help improve your tech skills

Presented by Lee Huffman, Editor in Chief, Accessworld, American Foundation for the Blind, and Authors

Wednesday 5/13

7:30am - 9:00am (Hawaiian Time)

9:30am - 11:00am (Alaskan Time)

10:30am - 12:00 (Pacific Time)

11:30 am - 1:00pm (Mountain Time)

12:30pm - 2:00pm (Central Time)

1:30pm - 3:00pm (Eastern Time)

To join by computer, click: 

https://agora.covia.org/conference/Accessworld_AFB/en

To Join by phone, dial: (877) 237-9339; Enter group code: 25

Thank you,

Michael Cueva

Administrative Coordinator

Well Connected, Well Connected Español, Social Call

English:  1(877)797-7299

Español: 1(877)400-5867 

mcueva@covia.org

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Original Post

Join the AccessWorld team of authors as we discuss information geared toward seniors and those newer to vision loss. Join us to listen, learn, and ask questions of the top experts in the access technology field! Learn about:

  • Favorite low-tech and no-tech solutions aimed at guiding people losing vision down the path of continued independence (Free to $100);
  • News from the ATIA conference: new products and updated features;
  • IPEVO VZ-X, a lower-priced, well-designed, multi-function magnification tool;
  • BlindShell cell phone; a completely accessible cell phone with tactile number pad and buttons, and a consistent, easy-to-use menu system;
  • Talking Black+Decker Toaster Oven, an accessible kitchen appliance;
  • Sangean PR-D17 radio; a simple way to access your favorite news and entertainment;
  • Accessible methods for learning to play the guitar and other musical instruments;
  • Reviews of three great technology related books that can help improve your tech skills.

Accessworld Senior Issue will be hosted on Zoom.

Presented by Lee Huffman, Editor in Chief, Accessworld, American Foundation for the Blind, and Authors

Date

Wednesday, 5/13

  • 10:30am - 12:00pm (Pacific Time)
  • 11:30am - 1:00pm (Mountain Time)
  • 12:30pm - 2:00pm (Central Time)
  • 1:30pm - 3:00pm (Eastern Time)

To join by computer, click: https://esc.zoom.us/j/7887887778

To Join by phone, dial either:

  • (646) 558-8656 (US Toll)
  • (888) 974-9888 (US Toll Free)

Enter meeting ID: 788-788-7778#

After prompt, enter: #

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Neva Fairchild

National Aging & Vision Loss Specialist

American Foundation for the Blind

1401 S CLARK ST STE 730

Arlington, VA  22202-4149

214-438-5316

nfairchild@afb.org

www.afb.org