Events

03/26/2019

Colleges and Universities have increased the use of assistive technology as a means of providing accommodations to students. For students transitioning, it’s more important than ever to come to college with an understanding of assistive technology, including what they have used and what has been effective.

 

Having a timeline with yearly items to accomplish can help to guide a...

04/04/2019

Are you feeling like you need an “app spark” for your iPad? If so, this webinar will give you some “pick-me-up apps” that you never knew you needed!

 

Apps that function as teacher tools and resources, and apps that facilitate instruction will also be shared - some of which are tried and true favorites that have hidden gem features to meet the learning needs of our students with...

04/05/2019 to 04/07/2019

Imagine everything you need, all under one roof! For nearly 40 years, Abilities Expo has been the go-to source for the Community of people with disabilities, their families, seniors, veterans and healthcare professionals. Every event opens your eyes to new technologies, new possibilities, new solutions and new opportunities to change your life. Where else can you discover ability-enhancing...

04/08/2019 to 04/10/2019

The event is packed with informative sessions from experts in the field, and opportunities to discuss key issues with others from your state. Armed with valuable information, the event culminates with the attendees converging on Capitol Hill to speak directly to their representatives about the high-priority issues that affect them most.

04/13/2019

The World of Possibilities Disabilities, Healthy Aging and Independent Living Expos provide participants with the opportunity to enhance their knowledge and explore the latest and greatest products, services, technology and resources. At the expo, participants will have access to: Assistive and adaptive devices, durable medical equipment, computer software, instructional materials, mobility...

04/16/2019

Differences between K-12 and postsecondary education for students is abundant. The assistive technology that is available and is used is one of these differences. But how different are the tools used in postsecondary education versus K-12? What are the most common tools used once students get to college?

 

Attendees of this webinar will learn about ten (or more) of the most...

05/03/2019 to 05/05/2019

Imagine everything you need, all under one roof! For nearly 40 years, Abilities Expo has been the go-to source for the Community of people with disabilities, their families, seniors, veterans and healthcare professionals. Every event opens your eyes to new technologies, new possibilities, new solutions and new opportunities to change your life. Where else can you discover ability-enhancing...

05/09/2019

Adapting play materials and environments enables young children with disabilities to be successful learners. Often goal focused instruction for young children does not include play. Adapted play is modifying and adapting the play environment based on an individual child’s interests and needs.

 

Assistive technology can support young children in accessing play. Play is crucial for...

06/17/2019 to 06/19/2019

The M-Enabling Summit is a joint initiative of the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict) and E.J. Krause & Associates (EJK) to promote accessible technologies and environments for senior citizens and persons with disabilities. The M-Enabling Summit has established itself as the leading global conference and showcase covering the...

06/21/2019 to 06/23/2019

Even better than deep dish pizza, the Chicago Abilities Expo brings you life-changing opportunities. It could be the products and tech. It could be the chance to play quad rugby or dance with the Rollettes. It could be the workshops or connections you make with others in the disability community. It's free so join us and register today.

10/02/2019 to 10/04/2019

Join us at Closing The Gap and be part of a community of passionate and empowered teachers, therapists, clinicians, parents, end users and manufacturers-all emphatically working together to change lives with assistive technology.

 

The Closing The Gap Conference is an opportunity to deepen your assistive technology knowledge and strengthen your implementation strategies. The...

10/11/2019 to 10/14/2019

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