Oct
23
2017

FCC Accessibility Innovations Expo

10:00 am – 12:00 pm EDT
Pepco Edison Place Gallery at 702 8th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20068

The Accessibility Innovations Expo will feature outstanding technologies – created in the private and public sectors by innovators, entrepreneurs, technology companies, organizations, and academics – that advance accessibility for people with disabilities.  The Expo, which will be open to the public, will provide a platform for showcasing innovative technologies that impact the daily lives of consumers with disabilities and focus on next-generation innovations and breakthroughs for users of all abilities.  In the health arena, the event will demonstrate cutting-edge broadband-enabled solutions that advance the ability of persons with disabilities to fully benefit from the connected health revolution.  

The Expo will feature outstanding technologies from the following companies:

· Aira

· AudioEye

· District of Columbia Relay

· Enhanced Vision

· Enterprise Video Solutions, ZVRS

· Federal Relay

· Gallaudet University

· Geemarc

· Hamilton Telecommunications

· Humetrix

· INdigital Telecom

· MezmoCorp (dba InnoCaption)

· Microsoft

· MITRE

· Nuheara

· Orbit Research LLC

· OrCam 

· Panasonic Corporation of North America

· Project Ray

· RAZ Mobility

· Reemo Health

· ReSound

· Samsung & IrisVision

· VFO™

Though RSVP is not necessary, we are encouraging attendees to send an email to Outreach@fcc.gov by Wednesday, October 18, 2017.  Please direct questions to Deandrea Wilson at Deandrea.Wilson@fcc.gov or 202-418-0703. Task Force-specific questions should be directed to Katie Gorscak at Katie.Gorscak@fcc.gov or 202-418-2156. 

Reasonable accommodations for people with disabilities are available upon request.  Include a description of the accommodation you will need and tell us how to contact you if we need more information.  Make your request as early as possible. Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fill.  Send an e-mail to fcc504@fcc.gov or call the Consumer & Governmental Affairs Bureau at 202-418-0530 (voice), 202-418-0432 (TTY).

The Expo will take place at the Pepco Edison Place Gallery at 702 8th St NW, Washington, D.C.  20068.

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