Conferences & Events

Conferences are a great way to stay current with new assistive technology and teaching techniques. We’ve loaded this calendar with our favorite nationwide and western regional events.

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Jun 16 – Jun 18 all-day
12:00 am
The Family Café exists to provide individuals with disabilities and their families with an opportunity for collaboration, advocacy, friendship and empowerment by serving as a facilitator of communication, a space for dialogue and a source of information
2017 ACB Conference @ Nugget Casino Resort
Jun 30 – Jul 7 all-day
12:00 am
The American Council of the Blind (ACB) was founded in 1961 but many of its state affiliates and local chapters have a history that can be traced back to the 1880s. Since its inception, ACB and its affiliates have been at the forefront of the creation of policies that have shaped the opportunities that are now available to people with ...
Jul 10 – Jul 15 all-day
12:00 am
The purpose of the National Federation of the Blind is to serve as a vehicle for collective action by the blind of the nation; to function as a mechanism through which the blind and interested sighted persons can come together in local, state, and national meetings to plan and carry out programs to improve the quality of life for the ...
AHEAD’s 40th annual conference @ Hilton Orlando Hotel
Jul 17 – Jul 22 all-day
12:00 am
AHEAD is a professional membership organization for individuals involved in the development of policy and in the provision of quality services to meet the needs of persons with disabilities involved in all areas of higher education.