New Partnerships for Accessibility
June 14, 9:15AM
The accessible and assistive technologies eco-system experiences a rapid evolution driven by innovation and the emergence of new categories of technology providers: Mobile app developers and service providers, IoT, robotics, consumer electronics companies, academic researchers who all play a critical role in providing new solutions for seniors and persons with disabilities in addition to traditional participants in the Assistive Technology Industry. This panel will discuss how those players can work together to maximize outreach, promote interoperability, “thinking out of the box” new types of collaboration for the future.
Session Chair: Kevin Carey, Chairman, Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB)
Malcom Glenn, Strategic Partnerships Manager, Uber Technologies
Victor Glushkov, Deputy Director-General, Enabling Technologies
Jeffrey E Lewis, Senior Vice President – Compliance & Chief A