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Technology Fair 2010 is right around the corner!

Blind consumers get a hands on demonstration of the latest technology

Blind consumers get a hands on demonstration of the latest technology

Don’t miss this annual opportunity to try out the latest products for individuals who are visually impaired. Free and open to consumers, families/friends and professionals. No reservation is required!

What

  • Meet the manufacturers and local vendors
  • Learn about the latest equipment and applications
  • Stop by the store to see a variety of devices to purchase.

When

Tuesday, November 23, 2010
10 am to 3 pm

Seminars: Workshop space is on a first come availability.

A vendor shares info about the latest in CCTV technology

A vendor shares info about the latest in CCTV technology

10:15-11:15 am
Mobile Phones, Brian Charlson, Carroll Center for the Blind
11:30 – 12:30 pm
Victor Reader Stream and the Apex accessing ebooks, Humanware
1 – 2 pm
iPad, Brian Charlson
1 – 2 pm
Low Vision Clinic Open for Questions with Bob McGillivray, Carroll Center for the Blind
2:15 – 3:15 pm
FaceBook, Jerry Berrier
1 – 3 pm
New England Eye On-Sight Mobile Van in the Parking Lot, Paulette Tattersall

Who

A consumer learns about new products for the visually impaired.

A consumer learns about new products for the visually impaired.

Vendors who typically attend:

  • ABISee
  • Adaptive Technology, A Division of Perkins Products
  • AdaptiVision
  • Ai Squared
  • Easter Seals
  • Enhanced Vision & Let’s Go Technology
  • Eschenbach
  • Freedom Scientific
  • Humanware
  • Kurzweil Educational Systems
  • MagniSight
  • MassMatch
  • National Braille Press
  • Perkins Braille and Talking Book Library
  • Plush Talk Ornaments
  • Recording for the Blind and Dyslexic
  • Talking Information Center
  • Verizon
  • Vision Dynamics

Where

A photo of the Carroll Center's Technology Wizard Brian Charlson

A photo of the Carroll Center's Technology Wizard Brian Charlson

The Carroll Center for the Blind
Rachel E. Rosenbaum Technology Center
770 Centre St
Newton, MA
02458

Directions to the Carroll Center

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