2017 Assistive Technology Conference Materials

Welcome to the 2017 Assistive Technolgy Conference RESOURCE page.  Here you will find all the conference materials including the Event Program and handouts for the sessions.

For those attending the conference:  NO PRINTED HANDOUTS WILL BE AVAILABLE AT THE CONFERENCE, except for the event program, which will include all maps, breakouts, sessions, note-taking pages, and evaluation form. Click here to view a low-resolution copy of the EVENT PROGRAM which will be provided in Print.

If you need an accommodation for this due to a disability, please let Jim Corey know at jim@gowise.org or (206) 391-8172 by close of business February 8.

Keynote
915-1015

From the Person to the Possible
Kristen Rytter, Ph.D., Sage-Within-Us (Hologram Presentation)
Tom Keating, Ph. D., Cognitopia (Keynote)
Katherine Carol, Tango Results (The Future – to view videos open slideshow)

Breakouts

#1: 1030-1145

#2: 115-230
#3: 245-400
Room 302A

Technology for Independence

Curt Johnson, WATAP

Funding Sources Available for AT

Jack Brummel, NW Access Fund and

Susan Harrell, WISE

From Duct Tape to Computer Access

Curt Johnson, WATAP

Room 302B

ARC of WA Smart Home and Technology Project

Marsha Threlkeld
PIVOTAL Consulting

Seven Keys to Technology Partnerships Workshop (to view videos open slideshow)

Katherine Carol
Tango Results

Room 303A

Families at the Forefront of Technology (to view videos open slideshow)

Katherine Carol
Tango Results

AT Needs Assessed Through Person Centered Planning

Marsha Threlkeld, PIVOTAL Consulting

Room 303B

Assistive Tech: Work, Home and Play!

Brian Johnson, Jason Curtright, & David Van Hook, Living Opportunities

The 21st Century Employment Specialist: Utilizing Assistive Technology

Kathy Moeller, CBIS
Bill Youngman, DVR
Ryan Farrow, WISE

Room 300D

New Accessibility Features in iOS
Guest Speakers

Closing Forum
415-500

WA State Call to Action
What are the unspoken roadblocks and opportunities?  What is our call to action locally and globally?