Technology Fair – November 20, 2012


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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. The 2012 Technology Fair is sure to impress! “Registration”:#register is not required to attend the Tech Fair; However, pre-registered attendees will receive event updates and special offers from our vendors. To register, fill out the form at the “end of this page”:#register.

h2(noclear). What

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

h2(noclear). When

Tuesday, November 20, 2012
9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

h2. Workshops

VoiceOver: Non-Visual Access to iPad and iPhone
From 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
Conducted by: Karen Nagle, Carroll Center for the Blind

Zoom: Low Vision Access to iPad and iPhone
From 11:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Conducted by: Eileen Curran, Carroll Center for the Blind

A Library In Your Hand: E-Readers
From 1:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Conducted by: Karen Nagle, Carroll Center for the Blind

In addition, you can try one of our online courses and learn about Apple TV!

h2. Who

Exhibits will be available from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Vendors who typically attend:
* ABISee
* AdaptiVision
* Ai Squared
* Aroga
* Easter Seals
* Freedom Scientific
* Guidelights And Gadgets
* Humanware
* iTN Greater Boston
* MassMatch
* National Braille Press
* New England Low Vision (formerly Let’s Go Technology)
* Perkins Braille and Talking Book Library
* Perkins Products
* Verizon
* Vision Dynamics

h2. 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 Street
Newton, MA 02458

“Directions to the Carroll Center”:http://www.carroll.org/about/directions

h2. Refreshments

The Carroll Center Dinning Hall will be open from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. where you can purchase a coffee and muffin for $1.00 or a bagged lunch for $5.00.

h2(#register). Registration

We’re listed on Facebook! “Let us know if you’re attending this year’s Technology Fair”:https://www.facebook.com/events/516787715015295/







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