Visual Impairment - Solutions & Simulations

This is a joint event with UKITA

Wednesday 29 February 2012

6.00pm - 8.30pm

Beacon Centre for the Blind, Wolverhampton

Free for UKITA BC and BCS Wolverhampton Members
Non-Members £11.00 per person including light refreshments

This seminar and demonstration is for businesses who want to know what it's really like to be visually impaired and how technology can be used to help overcome barriers in the workplace.

  • Experience the real-life barriers partially sighted and blind people face and the assistive technology solutions available.
  • Take part in simulations of various visual impairments by wearing SimSpecs.
  • Discuss opportunities for new product / service development to help this sector of the workforce.

Register online at or email or Tel 01902 845952