26th Annual International & Persons with Disabilities Conference

Page Description

The following page is a two column layout with a header that contains a Skip Navigation link. Page sections are identified with headers. The footer contains contact information and update.

Quick Guide

Contents

Quick Guide

Updated March 18, 2011

 

Days and Times Index

 

Wednesday, March 16, 8:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Location 8:00 AM 9:20 AM 10:40 AM
Emma AAT in the Classroom and BeyondAssistive Technology to Promote Aging in PlaceAssistive Technologies at Santa Monica College
Emma BAccessibility Challenges of HTML5Assisting Students, Workers and Community Members Using Remote ServicesComparing Notetakers and Mainstream Alternatives
Emma CPDF Portfolios: Accessible Interactive Collections of Documents and Multimedia FilesBuilding IT Accessibility Awareness and Community Using the Barcamp/Unconference FormatBuilding Fully Accessible Social Software and Rich Web Applications with WAI-ARIA
Windsor BAnswering Visual Questions with oMoby and VizWizMaking Tactile GraphicsMath Support + Boardmaker Studio = Math Instruction for All
Windsor CMiraCosta Community College’s Universal Design Program: Passport to Success for All StudentsOvercoming Accessibility Challenges of an Enterprise IT System for Students with DisabilitiesNeed for and Benefits of a Global Public Inclusive Infrastructure (GPII)
ConnaughtAccessible Robotics for Visually Impaired Teens: Resources, Activities, and OpportunitiesProgress in Meeting TV User Requirements for Accessibility: A Global PerspectiveAccessible HTML5 Media Players, Captions, Audio Description, and Search
Cunningham ADevelopment of Smartpen-Based Audio/Tactile Transit Station Maps for Travel Planning and WayfindingAcademic Exploration through Switch AccessBroadband Awareness, Access, & Adoption for the Disability Community
Cunningham BAdvisory Commission on Accessible Instructional Materials in Postsecondary Education UpdateAn On-line Approach to Job Readiness Via Distance LearningCaption Accuracy Metrics: Solutions for Automatic Methods of Measuring Caption Quality
Cunningham CExplorations and Discoveries with Universal Design for Learning (UDL): The Research ContinuesInternet TV, Remote Control, Set Top Box, Apps and Programming Guide AccessibilityVirtual Environment to Improve Orientation Skills in Unknown Spaces by Blind People
GibbonsHow IBM is Making its Web Applications More AccessibleFunctional Evaluation for Assistive Technology in Considering AT for Students with DisabilitiesUsing the Lime Lighter to Facilitate Music Reading
America's Cup AHow to Make Friends and Remove Access Barriers In Open Source SoftwareHow to Get eBooks and Make Them Accessible with Read:OutLoudFrom Procedure to Policy: Organizing College AT in a Chaotic World
America's Cup BIntegrating Developmental AT Education Into Special Education Programs at East Carolina UniversityMaking Classrooms, Conferences and Presentations Accessible with The AE HotspotYahoo! Mail: An Accessible Hub for Your Connected Life
America's Cup CDynamic Keyboard Generation for Single Switch UsersEmerging Developments in Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC).IBM AbilityLab Digital Media Captioner and Editor
America's Cup DBefore Training begins: Assessing Computer CompetenciesWorking with Blio, the eReader with Accessibility for AllInnovations in Accessibility: Designing for Digital Outcasts
Randle AUsing Technology for Employment: Reasonable Accommodations and Telework Best PracticesUsing Technology to Enhance the Classroom: Strategies for Children with AutismEmployment: May the (Work) Force Be With You: Rethink Possible
Randle BComputers, Literacy and Young Children with Severe and Multiple Disabilities99 Tips for the Use of Mobile Phones for Students with DisabilitiesiPhone Accessibility Explored
Randle DLearn About Executive Order 13548
Randle EAccessibility at Google
Manchester B
Deque Showcase Suite
Challenges of Designing, Coding and Building Accessible Mobile AppsThe Need for a Degree in Web Science at the University Level
Manchester C
Freedom Scientific Showcase Suite
JAWS for Windows: 12 New Features

Back to index

 

Wednesday, March 16, 12:00 PM to 3:10 PM

Location 12:00 PM 1:50 PM 3:10 PM
Emma ACloud Computing and Learning DisabilitiesAccessibility in Apple’s iOS (iPhone, iPad and iPod touch)Accessible Travel: Evolving the Practice of Providing Geo-Data Services to Improve Mobility
Emma BAn LED/LCD Display Reader For Visually Impaired UsersAccessibility Concept Navigueo - QRCodesAT Requires Alternative Thinking when Matching the Needs of Students and Standards
Emma CAccessible eBook Reading Experiences – Meeting the ChallengeAdvancing Careers through Employees Resource GroupsCase Study: California State University's Accessibility Technology Initiative
Windsor BMobile Total ConversationMobile Devices - What's What for Implementing Screenreaders and other TTS SolutionsReacTickles: Engagement and Interaction Through Sensory Play
Windsor CVideo Accessibility in User AgentsYelp & Co. - Getting Access Information through Social Networks and Apps
ConnaughtA Reading Window for Visually Challenged IndividualsRepurposed Home Automation Technology Provides Environmental Controls and MonitoringSimple Training Tool of Auditory Obstacle Perception for the Blind
Cunningham AAAC Enhanced Web, Mobile and Open Source Editor using Concept Coding FrameworkAccess for All: Easy-to-High-Tech EADL’sAchieving Efficiency with Eye Gaze
Cunningham BAssessing Needs of Low Vision Music ReadersCreating Dynamic, Interactive, Accessible FlashDistance Education and Accessibility in the Age of the Internet
Cunningham CBringing Navigation IndoorsCSUN, Accessibility, and Drupal
GibbonsHow Infty Software Makes Mathematical Formulas and Tables Accessible in DAISY
America's Cup ACritically Appraised Topic on Social Stories for Increasing Social Communication SkillsImproving Web Accessibility for the ElderlyInnovation 4 Access + Outreach = Inclusion
America's Cup BUtility of Wheelchair Seated Posture Measurement Based on IOS16840-1Role-Based Inclusive Design Practices for Web TeamsInterpretype Video Remote Interpreting (VRI) Subscription Service
America's Cup CE-Accessible Reader: The Integral Design and StandardizationComparison Study of PDF Accessibility Checking ToolsAviNav: A New GPS Location and Navigation Mobile Software Application
America's Cup DOutdoor Recreation Information Website Usability Study with Visually Impaired and Sighted UsersThe Role of Engineering for Best Practices to Create an Inclusive WorldAccessibility Tool Kits for i21 Classrooms
Randle AU.S. Department of Labor Strategies to Implement President Obama's Call for ChangePanel on Accessible Technology PolicyVideo Modeling and AAC instruction: Successful Social Conversations for Beginning Communicators
Randle BWorkplace Accommodation Use for Individuals with Vision ImpairmentiPod Touch, iPhone and iPad as Assistive Technology: Ramp Up Your KnowledgeDiscover Open Source Assistive Technology Solutions 2011
Randle DPrompting: A Cautionary Tale of Use, Misuse and AbuseAAC Device Decision-Making: New Technology (iPads, etc.) or Manufactured AAC DevicesScreen Reader Web Accessibility Face-off
Randle E
Manchester B
Deque Showcase Suite
Worldspace FireEyes - A Free Tool for AJAX Applications DevelopmentHow to Eat an Elephant: Tackling Web Accessibility in a Large Corporation
Manchester C
Freedom Scientific Showcase Suite
Instantaneous Access to Printed Text: OpenBook, PEARL and SARA CEAccessible Online Training Available for JAWS and MAGic Users from Freedom Scientific

Back to index

 

Thursday, March 17, 8:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Location 8:00 AM 9:20 AM 10:40 AM
Emma ACost-Effective AACNew Solutions for Vision-Impaired Mac UsersThe Role of the Rehabilitation Professional in Identifying Assistive Technology Solutions
Emma BNews-2-You and Unique Learning System: The Complete Curriculum PackageWiiCaneSocial networking and edutainment features on Braille notetakers: a new concept
Emma CVizZle: 21st Century Learning in the Autism ClassroomAIM to Start Early: Implementing Accessible Materials with Young ChildrenBehavior Solutions and Autism: Light to High Tech AAC
Windsor BThe Status of Web Accessibility in Higher EducationThe RESNA ATP - AT Specialists in EducationThe New AAC: Cheap and Disruptive?
Windsor CPC-Reading: Danish National Research Project for Adults with Dyslexia Using ATNew Applications of Accessible "Indoor & Outdoor" Wayfinding Technology for Blind TravelersAdvancing Mobile Usability and Web Access for Everyone
Connaught300 Switch Hits in an Hour7 Reasons Why 2011 will be a Good Year for Math AccessibilityPositive Results of a Computerized Analogical Reasoning Test in People with Disabilities
Cunningham A“Get real” using NFPA’s Emergency Evacuation Planning Guide for People with DisabilitiesA Case Study in Section 508 ComplianceAAC, Aging, and Telephone Relay Access Technology
Cunningham BAEGIS Project: Studying Real Time-Text Communications for Deaf and Hard of HearingBeyond Social Stories: Complete Language Approach to Social Skills TrainingAIM using Tactile, Auditory, Visual Modalities with Portable Tools
Cunningham CNew Video Magnifiers: An Overview and Hands-On SessionAnytime, Anywhere Literacy Support with Kurzweil 3000 Web License v12Applying Everyday Technologies to Meet the Needs of Individuals with Disabilities
GibbonsCase Study: How CA Technologies established a 508-compliant Video Standards ProgramBookshare: Supporting Undergraduate Research with Full Text Search
America's Cup ATime Orientation Device for Disabled People: Do You Want to Assess It?DO-IT: Replication of Evidence-Based Practices in Japan and South KoreaThe Great Equalizer: Android-Based, Open Source, Assistive Technology Software
America's Cup BAccessibility in Brazil and Mexico; Challenges Faced and Obstacles OvercomeSpeechTree™ AAC and Language Learning Program DemonstrationSign of the Times: From Traditional Telephone Relay Service to Video Link
America's Cup CToward Sign Language Indexing and RetrievalSeven Accessible GPS Options: From the iPhone to the PCSciTrain University: Making Science and Engineering Education Accessible for All University Students
America's Cup DTransit Communications Accessibility GapsSuccessfully Integrating Accessibility in your Organization's Web Development LifecycleHTML 5 Accessibility
Randle ATouchChat: The New Communication Application for iPod Touch, iPhone and iPadVoice to Text -- Successes and ChallengesVoiceOver in Mac OS X Snow Leopard
Randle BNext Generation Web Accessibility: Improvement of Usability for Disabled UsersAging, Disability and Cultural Diversity: Connecting the DotsEffectively Implementing Communication Apps for iPad: Proloquo2Go, ArtikPix, and Pictello
Manchester HIFCC Public Hearing: 21st Century Communications & Video Accessibility Act of 2010
Manchester B
Deque Showcase Suite
Managing Accessibility Compliance in the EnterpriseWorldspace FireEyes – a Free Tool for AJAX Application development
Manchester C
Freedom Scientific Showcase Suite
Software and Magnification Solutions for Low Vision Students
Manchester G
Microsoft Showcase Suite
Building High Performance AT Apps Using Windows UI AutomationTesting for Accessibility - Tools and Techniques

Back to index

 

Thursday, March 17, 12:00 PM to 4:20 PM

Location 12:00 PM 1:50 PM 3:10 PM 4:20 PM
Emma AEmbodied Interaction Video Game (EIVG) for Students with Special NeedsFluency Tutor-Online Reading Fluency Development and Assessment Solution for All StudentsLanguage and Literacy Learning Using High Tech AACEye-Hand Coordination Assessment/Therapy Using a Robotic Haptic Device
Emma BEffective Video Captioning Using Collaborative EditingCreating Accessible ePub Documents for the iPadDigital Accessible Books: An Effective Solution for Digital Learners with Print DisabilitiesEnvironmental Communication Teaching: AAC in the Classroom Case Studies
Emma CCalifornia State University Accessibility Technology Initiative and the Academic LibraryCART: Bringing the Spoken Word to Veterans with Hearing LossCo:Writer 6--Bring Us Your Tired Writers, Your Poorest PerformersCommunication Performance of People with Aphasia Using Visual Scenes: A Research Review
Windsor BCross-Cultural Study of Reading Support with Digital MediaSolving Arithmetic Problems by the Blind: Does Dimensionality Really Make a Difference?Tactile Graphic Literacy: Reading More Than WordsIn-Folio: An Accessible e-Portfolio for Students with Disabilities
Windsor CA Non-Invasive Brain-Computer Interface for Autonomous Wheelchair MobilityThe Viability of Creating an Accessible CurriculumNew AAC and Educational Apps for iPad
ConnaughtA New Paradigm for Affordable Braille Displays - The Process and ProductResearch on Emerging Technologies: A Panel Speaks about Research Funded by NCTIProviding Information to Those Who Need It to Get You Out SafelyNeed for Web Accessibility in Developing Countries
Cunningham AAccessibility Demonstration ExperiencesAccess to Television, the Future, World Blind Union User Requirements, Your SayWeb Accessibility: Future Scan, and the Importance of Participatory VigilanceAccessing Blackboard in Higher Education for the Blind Using Window-Eyes
Cunningham BWearaBraille Update: Using Smith-Kettlewell’s Prototype, Virtual, Wireless, Braille Keyboard with SmartphonesDemonstrating the LecShare PowerPoint WizardComputer Vision: What Can We See and Where Can We Go?
Cunningham CCSUN's Master's Degrees in AT-MS in Engineering & MS in Human ServicesCommunicating with My iPad: Individualizing Proloquo2GoConducting Effective Accessibility Buy-In Sessions: A Key to SuccessCyberCoach™: An Automated Phone System for Helping Persons with Traumatic Brain Injuries123
GibbonsAn Introduction to Assistive Technology Applications Certificate Program (ATACP)Web Radio and Podcasting on the Plextalk Pocket WirelesslyChanging Realities for Accessibility in Virtual WorldsMoodle – Using Open Source Software to Deliver Accessible Online Courses
America's Cup ABest Practice Guidelines for Evaluating Wayfinding Technologies for People with Visual ImpairmentsCulture for All – Museum Guidance with TANIA-BasicDemonstrating MyTalk AAC App for i-Products & Android – Parents, SLPs, UsersHow to Improve Section 508 E-learning Compliance and Workload with Simple Tools
America's Cup BDistance Education for Visually Impaired Students: Recommendations Based on a Case StudyWeb Accessibility is About People: A Tour of New WAI ResourcesLet’s Read and Write - Instruction for Students with Significant DisabilitiesHow to Make Touch Screen Mobile Phones Accessible to the Blind
America's Cup CAccessibility of Learning Management Systems: Comparing Blackboard, Desire2Learn, Moodle, SAKAISurvey: Assistive Technologies for Blind and Visually-Impaired Peoplei-access® – How Vision Australia is Improving Access to Information
America's Cup DTeaching Web Accessibility at the Source: in a University Web Design ClassTackling Web Accessibility: A Campus Case Study of a Ten Year StruggleiGlasses: Improving Speech Understanding in Face-to-Face Communication and Classroom Situations
Randle AAssessment of Assistive Technology: How to Make it EffectiveMaking AAC Therapy Fun: Motivating Children with Autism to SpeakAccessible Apps as Change Agents: Top iPhone Apps Improve Productivity, Independence
Randle BAAC in Autism: A Comparison of PECS and Speech Output TechnologyEmerging Technologies From Head to Toe: Smart Phones to Smart ShoesDo We Need to Change the Web Accessibility Game Plan?
Manchester HIFEATURED SPEAKER-12:45-1:30 pm Presentation on the Administration’s Accessibility & Technology WorkListening Session & Public Forum on Information Technology in the Federal Sector
Manchester B
Deque Showcase Suite
The Need for a Degree in Web Science at the University LevelThe Current State of Accessibility among the Top On-line Retail Sites
Manchester C
Freedom Scientific Showcase Suite
Introducing PAC Mate 6.5 for PAC Mate Omni Accessible Pocket PCUsing JAWS with Visual Studio 2010 to Create Accessible WPF ApplicationsBraille Anywhere with Focus 40 Blue Bluetooth Braille Display
Manchester G
Microsoft Showcase Suite
Windows 7 Accessibility Secrets

Back to index

 

Friday, March 18, 8:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Location 8:00 AM 9:20 AM 10:40 AM
Emma AThe Anatomy of a Landmark LawOpen Source as a Globally Emerging OptionMaking Heads or Tails of Accessibility in Virtual Worlds
Emma BThe Latest in Accessibility of Oracle’s Platform, Technologies and ApplicationsSorting Through Portable EReadersHow to Control Your Finances with Accessible Tools on Yahoo! Finance
Emma CAdaptive High-speed Playback Technology and Multilingual Support for DAISY Book ListeningAT Consults through Web Conferencing: The Future of AT Services
Windsor BThe Autism Curriculum Encyclopedia®: A Web-based Prescription for Autism EducationThe Digital Image and Graphic Resources for Accessible Materials (DIAGRAM) CenterUsing Dragon Scripting Language Objects with Dragon NaturallySpeaking Pro
Windsor CIt's Not Rocket Science: AAC Language Intervention Through Science CurriculumAcademic Considerations for Mobile Platforms
ConnaughtTactile Personal Navigation BeltA Review of Video Magnifiers and Their Use
Cunningham AAccessible Analytics: Complex Charts, Large Datasets, and Node DiagramsClinical Implications of a Symbol Taxonomy for AAC – Electronic and ManualAccess to Internet Content and Daisy Books without a PC!
Cunningham BTeaching Children Eye Gaze AccessMaking Rich Internet Applications Accessible Through jQueryPreview of the Upcoming WAVE 5 from WebAIM
Cunningham CBack to Black and White - Software to Develop Visual SkillsCommunication in a Fast Paced Society – A Consumer's PerspectiveDevelopments of Support Equipment in Engineer’s 3 Months Hospitalization
GibbonsTrekker Breeze: GPS for Children and Adults with Visual ImpairmentsTroubling Triangles: Legal Challenges Involving Third Parties and TechnologyConvert EPUB and Other Electronic Files to Accessible DAISY Books, Enjoy Anywhere
America's Cup AAdapted User Interface Solutions on Smartphone's for SeniorsThe FCC Chairman's Accessibility & Innovation InitiativeThe ATPC and the AccessText Network - A Productive Alternative Media Collaboration
America's Cup BUniversal Access: USB Technology For AllUnderstanding and Planning for the Changes to the Americans with Disabilities ActTwo Android Tools for Remote Control and Gesture Navigation of Video Programming
America's Cup CUpdate Stages Framework: Diagnostic for Learners with Cognitive ChallengeTransitioning Youths Who Are Deaf/Hard of Hearing: Accommodation Situations and Solutions
America's Cup DThe Growing Challenges for Accessible Distance LearningThe Virtual Keyboard Interface: Improving Access to Mouse-Intensive ApplicationsIt’s Time to Share: AMDi’s Activity Exchange
Randle AWebAIM's Screen Reader User Surveys: Data and TrendsAn Evaluation/Intervention Model for Persons with Intellectual Disability who Use AACWhat is Real Time Text & How Do We Make It Real?
Randle BThe Internet as an Accessible Employment EnvironmentUse of Social Networks by the BlindUniversally-Designed Tools and Strategies for Struggling Students
Manchester B
Deque Showcase Suite
How to Eat an Elephant: Tackling Web Accessibility in a Large CorporationThe Current State of Accessibility Among the Top On-line Retail Sites
Manchester C
Freedom Scientific Showcase Suite
Software and Magnification Solutions for Low Vision StudentsIntegrating the New Common Core State Standards with Tomorrow’s TechnologyMAGic and JAWS with Dual Monitor in the Workplace
Manchester G
Microsoft Showcase Suite
Microsoft Office - New Accessibility Plug-insAccessible Touch Screen Interactions

Back to index

 

Friday, March 18, 12:00 PM to 4:20 PM

Location 12:00 PM 1:50 PM 3:10 PM 4:20 PM
Emma AEnabling the Disabled to FlyExpanding Book Port Plus with Mac Software and Internet ConnectivityEvaluating a Higher Education Inclusive Practice and Learning Scheme in the UKEngaging Girls with Rett Syndrome in Conversations Using Eye Gaze Technology
Emma BDolphin ‘LaunchPad’: Integrating Web Services and Screen Reading for Productivity and PlayExpanding the Potential of Universal Design to Remove Vocational BarriersEvidence-Based AAC Interventions for Individuals Who Speak Mandarin ChineseEmpowering Students with Accessible Technology that Enables Personalized Learning
Emma CAsTeRICS – Assistive Technology Rapid Integration & Construction SetCell Phone Accessibility Evaluation Study for Persons With Visual ImpairmentsCreating a Virtual Computer Lab to Allow Worldwide Use of Adaptive/Assistive SoftwareCS4 Accessible Assessment: Is it a WANT or NEED?
Windsor BAlternative Text for ImagesDAISY 101Low Cost or Free Tools for Adults with Developmental Disabilities2-Dimensional Information Presentation Method through Tactile Perception with Touch Panel
Windsor CAAC on the iPod and iPad: What is New in Proloquo2GoAAC: Saving Time and Getting Better Outcomes in ClassroomsADA-CAT: Standards Based Assessment of the Built Environment
ConnaughtA Universally Designed College Classroom to Include Students with Developmental DisabilitiesWhat Students with Disabilities, Web Accessibility, Captioning, and Internships Have in CommonProduction of Accessible Professional JournalsAssessing Comprehension in Students Who Use Picture-Assistance
Cunningham AAdaptations for Making Astronomy and Space Science Accessible to Non-Visual LearnersClinical Trials of a Robotic Arm with Powered Wheelchair UsersAccessible Technologies in Retail EnvironmentsAccessibility of Asian Language Courses Demonstrated with Japanese
Cunningham BAn Educational Software in Computer Skills for Visually Impaired Arabic-speaking StudentsSSVEP BCI for Power Wheelchair ControlLookTel–Object Recognition and Remote Sighted Assistance for People with Visual ImpairmentSupporting School Children with Learning Disabilities Using DAISY Multimedia in Japan
Cunningham CAssistive Technology Experience of Teachers of Students with Visual Impairments in SingaporeFLOSS Accessibility: An Overview and Look Toward the FutureTechnological Solutions in Coordinating the Interpreting Services for the DisabledShowcasing Zoom-EX Reading Technology on MAC
GibbonsHelene, an Open-Source and DAISY Compliant Digital Library Management SystemUniversally-Designed, No-Brainer, Instructional Teaching Tools for All Students (UNITTS)Lite Tech & LiteracyInternational Law and the State of Assistive Technology in the Developing World
America's Cup AAssistive Technology Use by Students with Visual Impairments in SingaporeFuture Alternatives to User Testing: Virtual User Modeling in Inclusive Product DesignEvaluation of Assistive Reading Software Programs by Post-secondary Students with Learning DisabilitiesEvaluating Screen Reading Software: A Cost Effective and Task-Based Approach
America's Cup BAudio Signage, Providing Information to Increase Independence and Mobility in All EnvironmentsTechnology and The Art of Aging GracefullyEvery Move Counts, Clicks and Chats: Sensory Approach to Communication and AT
America's Cup CCollaborative Web Accessibility Improvement System: A Real-World DeploymentDevelopment of an Interactive Information Support System for Persons with DementiaUsing Accessible Course Material – You Can Do It!Enhancing Electronic Document Accessibility Using Graph Descriptions and Auditory Graphs
America's Cup DCross-Cultural Study of the Use of Mobile Phones by Students with DisabilitiesTelehealth and the ElderlyInclusion for the 21st Century
Randle AUnifying Video Captions and Text-Based Audio DescriptionsAAC and Switch Makeover: Jumpstarting Communication for Students with Significant DisabilitiesWhat the AIM and NIMAS-related Projects Can Do for YouWho Needs Openbook 9 And/Or The New Pearl Camera?
Randle BAAC Device Control Using the Eye-Com Biosensor-Communicator-ControllerHTML 5 and Flash – An Accessibility ComparisonReadHear Free DAISY Mac and PC SoftwareIntroducing DISTCHA - Yet Another Attempt at Killing CAPTCHA
Manchester B
Deque Showcase Suite
Worldspace FireEyes - A Free Tool for AJAX Application developmentManaging Accessibility Compliance in the Enterprise
Manchester C
Freedom Scientific Showcase Suite
Accessible Online Training Available for JAWS and MAGic Users from Freedom ScientificSneak Preview of the Next Version of WYNN
Manchester G
Microsoft Showcase Suite
Web Media Accessibility with HTML5Making Internet Explorer 9 Accessible

Back to index