Visual Impairment - Solutions & Simulations

This is a joint event with UKITA

Date:
Wednesday 29 February 2012

Time:
6.00pm - 8.30pm

Venue:
Beacon Centre for the Blind, Wolverhampton

Cost:
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 www.blindit.eventbrite.co.uk or email sharon@blueorangemarketing.co.uk or Tel 01902 845952