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.

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.

If you are interested in exhibiting in the Accessibility Innovations Expo, please submit a request to Deandrea Wilson at Deandrea.Wilson@fcc.gov or 202-418-0703. In your request, include a brief description and/or video of the innovation, its affordability and its intended users/target market.  It is free to exhibit. The event will be free to the public. More information about the event will be posted on this page as it becomes available. You can also contact Katie Gorscak of Connect2HealthFCC with Task Force-specific questions at Katie.Gorscak@fcc.gov or 202-418-2156.

Limited exhibiting slots are available. If you are selected to participate as an exhibitor, we will contact you with further instructions. All requests to participate should be submitted on or before September 8, 2017 by 11:59 p.m. EDT.

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).

Contact

Deandrea Wilson

Deandrea.Wilson@fcc.gov

202-418-0703