RSB Tech Fest 2014

Tech Fest 2014
Open to the public, join us for two days
of displays and demonstrations of the
latest adaptive technology, including:
• Bar code readers
• Braille equipment
• Computer connectables
• Electronic magnification devices
• Hand held magnification devices
• E-book readers
• Magnification and speech software
• Scanner readers
A program of talks will be held regarding:
• Apple products
• Braille equipment
• Computer software
• Mobile phones
• Latest Apps
• Website accessibility
• Textsonic
For a full program schedule,
please see reverse side.
Supplier products and information
on display will include:
Abisee, Dolphin, Enhanced Vision,
Freedom Scientific, Himms, Humanware,
Optek Systems, Optelec, Pacific Vision,
Quantum RLV, VisiTech Magnifiers Australian
Independence, Australian Lions Visual
Independence Foundation, European
Eyewear, Simply listen and play, Bionic
Vision Australia and Monash Vision Group.
A showcase of
the latest in adaptive
technology that
can assist people
who are blind or
vision impaired.
When
Thursday 29 May
9.00am – 5.00pm
Friday 30 May
9.00am – 4.00pm
Where
RSB Adaptive Technology
Centre, Knapman House
230 Pirie Street
Adelaide SA 5000
For more information
please call Andrew on
(08) 8417 5599 or email
atc@rsb.org.au
www.rsb.org.au
Thursday 29 May
Friday 30 May
Room
Start
Finish Topic
Facilitator
1
11:00
11:30
Students & Education – support
& technology available
RSB
2
11:00
11:30
Braille sense U2
Pacific Vision
Comp Rm
11:00
11:30
Overview of computer accessibility
RSB
1
12:00
12:30
New generation reading device
– The Prodigi
Humanware
2
12:00
12:30
Textsonic App
Mario Domovski
Comp Rm
12:00
12:30
Web Accessibility
RSB
1
13:00
13:30
Captioning studio App
Captioning studio
2
13:00
13:30
Braille Displays
Quantum RLV
Comp Rm
13:00
13:30
Introduction to Windows Eyes
RSB
1
14:00
14:30
Real Sam – accessible media device
Nick Howden
2
14:00
14:30
Introduction to android tablet
& mobile phone
RSB
Comp Rm
14:00
14:30
Jaws 15
RSB
Room
Start
Finish Topic
Facilitator
1
10:00
10:30
Electronic Magnification
Pacific Vision
2
10:00
10:30
Introduction to iPad & iPhone
RSB
Comp Rm
10:00
10:30
What’s new in Braille
Humanware
1
11:00
11:30
Apps for iPhones
RSB
2
11:00
11:30
RSB Digital Library service
RSB
Comp Rm
11:00
11:30
Web accessibility
RSB
1
12:00
12:30
Making social media accessible
RSB
2
12:00
12:30
Common eye conditions & help
available from RSB
RSB
1
13:00
13:30
Introduction to android tablet
& mobile phone
RSB
2
13:00
13:30
Technology & eye research advancements
– Part I
Bionic Vision
Australia
Comp Rm
13:00
13:30
Jaws 15
RSB
1
14:00
14:30
Portables and computer connectables
Quantum
RLV
2
14:00
14:30
Technology & eye research advancements
– Part II
Monash Vision
Group
Comp Rm
14:00
14:30
Apple Mac accessibility
RSB