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  • G3ict.org - Event overview
    Rome Italy June 18 2013 Venue Palazzo Marini Sala delle Colonne Agenda Registration 9 30 a m Official Opening and Introduction 10 a m Laura Boldrini Chair of Italian Chamber of Deputies Rossana Rummo Ministry for Culture Tommaso Daniele President Italian Union of the Blind and Visually Impaired Marco Polillo President Associazione Italiana Editori Coordinator Marino Sinibaldi Director Rai Radio 3 Speakers George Kerscher President IDPF and Secretary General Daisy

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    To Mobile Learning Developer s Conference San Jose CA USA June 18 20 2013 Venue The Fairmont San Jose Hotel mLearning DevCon is designed for professionals looking to build new technical skills and expertise in the tools technologies and strategies for mobile learning development mLearning DevCon offers close to 40 sessions to help you learn how to actually create mobile learning all led by experts in the field For more

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    Conference 4 Consideration and adoption of the agenda 5 Election of the Vice Presidents of the Conference 6 Election of the members of the Credentials Committee 7 Election of the members of the Drafting Committee 8 Election of the Officers of the Credentials Committee the Main Committees and Drafting Committee 9 Consideration of the first report of the Credentials Committee 10 Opening declarations by Delegations and by representatives of Observer

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    for intellectual rights pricing and accessibility has been challenged and new perspectives emerge for right holders user groups manufacturers and other stakeholders The Future Publishing and Accessibility conference will highlight and encourage conversations surrounding the perspectives for the future of publishing and accessibility Come and participate in discussions on the following topics Will the role of publishing companies manufacturers and libraries change dramatically Who will be the dominating players in the future What will be the socio economic and commercial consequences You will be inspired to lead change in your own organization as we analyze these questions and highlight the practical and actionable solutions We strive to build bridges between re publishers of content mainstream publishers technology companies and libraries The conference features three content tracks targeting the users the technology and new business models All keynote sessions will offer a unique chance to meet the world s leading practitioners and theorists Our goal is to equip conference attendees with a road map for the future and opportunities to debate what it will take to act proactively in their respective organizations Join us and enhance your skill set to position you and your organization in the forefront of developments Who

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    Coalition on Aging began asking the question how will we ensure the momentum from the European Year for Active and Healthy Ageing and Solidarity between Generations will continue far beyond 2012 Deciding such an effort would require commitment collaboration and accountability at the highest levels of government and business the idea of creating An Action Agenda for European Cities and Communities was borne The EU Summit on Active and Healthy

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    the largest and fastest growing in the world and a segment that has been the basis for many recent legislative changes throughout Europe As with our U S event The Disability Matters European Conference will feature outstanding content as delivered by leading disability experts from government academia and non governmental organization sectors In addition executive presenters will share their award winning practices related to the support of people who either

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    as a whole becoming an essential differentiator and competitive advantage What is unique about the M Enabling Summit The Summit is the only gathering of U S and international leaders of the global ecosystem supporting accessible and assistive mobile solutions At the Summit they share experiences on how to best leverage the latest mobile operating systems handset and tablet technologies creating life changing applications and services for seniors and users of all abilities The second edition of the M Enabling Summit in 2013 is expected to draw more than 600 participants from at least 40 countries Convening in Washington D C the M Enabling Summit is organized in cooperation with the International Telecommunication Union ITU and the Federal Communications Commission FCC ensuring substantial participation for leading international mobile service providers policy makers apps developers and manufacturers Benefits of participating in the M Enabling Summit Network with peers and experts from industry service providers apps developers organizations of seniors and persons with disabilities and professionals representing special education rehabilitation and senior care services Promote your own mobile accessible and assistive solutions to key interested stakeholders Learn about the latest developments innovations market drivers and emerging opportunities Share perspectives with international participants See the latest products services and applications in a showcase featuring companies and organizations driving innovation with accessible and assistive mobile technologies solutions Gain new insights from case studies by service providers and public and private sector organizations experienced in marketing and services for seniors and persons with disabilities Event Website M ENABLING COM Download the 2013 Conference Brochure Follow Latest M Enabling Summit Updates M Enabling Global Briefing Tour 2012 2013 Washington D C San Francisco Milan Sidney See 2013 tour schedule http bit ly PQMF9X opens as webpage VIDEO Watch the Global Briefing Tour kick off Session at

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  • G3ict.org - Event Summary
    Accessibility today Hear from panelists who will discuss the benefits that can be derived from the creation of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals IAAP Session Chair David Dikter Acting CEO International Association of Accessibility Professionals IAAP Presentation Panelists Mark Balsano Executive Director Corporate Accessibility Technology Office AT T Pina D Intino Sr Manager Enabling Solutions and Support Management Scotiabank Andrew Kirkpatrick Group Product Manager Accessibility Adobe Systems Rob Sinclair Chief Accessibility Officer Microsoft Salon 1 2 3 Cloud Solutions for Mobile Users Cloud based technologies carry the promise of delivering personalized accessible interfaces anywhere anytime on any device to users of all abilities This session will examine the latest developments occurring in the mobile industry and among researchers and service providers including the launch of new cloud based products and services Session Chair Sue Swenson Deputy Assistant Secretary OSERS U S Department of Education Panelists Michael Reilly Ph D Director mHealth Business Development Doro AB Presentation Richard Schwerdtfeger CTO Accessibility IBM Software Presentation Gregg Vanderheiden Ph D Founder Raising the Floor GPII Ph D Director Trace R D Center University of Wisconsin Madison Claudio Giugliemma President LucyTech Inc Presentation Salon 5 6 7 Mobility and Dexterity Mobile phones and tablets have the potential to bring unprecedented benefits to persons with limited mobility or dexterity This session will examine the very latest user interfaces apps and services how they work and how to procure and implement them from a user perspective Apps presenters will provide 10 live demonstrations with Q As Session Chair John Morris Ph D Research Scientist Wireless Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center RERC Shepherd Center Presentation Panelists Sang Mook Lee Associate Professor and Chief Research Officer Seoul National University Presentation Mauricio Meza CEO Komodo OpenLab Inc Presentation Harry Lew Research and Development Manager Neil Squire Society Presentation Peter Mahoney Chief Marketing Officer General Manager Dragon Nuance Communications Inc Presentation Erin Dichiara Occupational Therapist Assistive Technology Department Shepherd Center 3 30 p m to 4 00 p m Refreshment Break in Showcase Area Hosted by EZ Fire Offered between sessions the Summit refreshment breaks will allow participants to network and meet in the conveniently located showcase area outside the meeting rooms 4 00 p m to 5 30 p m Parallel Sessions Studio B Creating the First Smartphone Specially Developed for Blind and Visually Impaired Users Qualcomm hosted session Most blind and visually impaired users traditionally rely on an array of specialty devices each with a unique user interface which makes them difficult to use and prohibitively expensive This session will explore how the commercialization of a new smartphone specially developed for eye free interaction with built in functionality and content for the blind is poised to become the new gold standard in accessibility tools Session Chair Michael Vakulenko Strategy Director VisionMobile Panelists Robert Felgar General Counsel and General Manager Odin Mobile Paul Schroeder Vice President Programs and Policy Group American Foundation for the Blind AFB Presentation Boaz Zilberman Founder and CEO Project RAY Presentation Angela Baker Senior Manager Wireless Reach Division Qualcomm Presentation Studio D End Users Session Sorting out the Apps Jungle With over one million apps approved by Apple and Android and other operating system environments catching up choosing the right app is a daunting task for anyone This task is even more difficult for persons with disabilities inaccessible app stores inability to test the accessibility of apps before buying them lack of crowd sourced accessibility ratings and limited information as to where find assistive applications create barriers which need to be addressed This session will explore solutions and review current initiatives from around the world addressing those issues Session Chair Mary Brooner Principal MB Consulting LLC Panelists Anita S Aaron Executive Director World Institute on Disability Michael Milligan Secretary General Mobile Manufacturers Forum MMF Jonathan Avila Chief Accessibility Officer SSB Bart Group Sami Rahman Co founder BridgingApps org Easter Seals Jamal Mazrui Deputy Director Accessibility and Innovation Initiative Federal Communications Commission FCC Harold Salters Director Federal Regulatory Affairs T Mobile USA Inc Studio E E Book Readers and e Publishing for Mobile Platforms Competing for Seniors and Users of All Abilities E book readers have become pervasive and are increasingly working as a second mobile device for most consumers Making contents and devices accessible is an imperative considering the impact that e book readers have on education and the general public Leading industry experts will discuss latest standards technology solutions and actual products which demonstrate that solutions for accessible e book reading are here today and already emerging on a larger scale Session Chair Andrew Kirkpatrick Group Product Manager Accessibility Adobe Systems Panelists Sue Swenson Deputy Assistant Secretary OSERS U S Department of Education Michele Woods Director Copyright Law Division World Intellectual Property Organization WIPO Richard Orme Head of Accessibility and Digital Inclusion Royal National Institute of Blind People RNIB Steve Jacobs President IDEAL Group Inc CEO Apps4Android Inc Anne Taylor Director of Access Technology National Federation of the Blind Betsy Beaumon VP and General Manager Literacy Program The Benetech Initiative Studio F Accessibility A Driver for Innovation Members of the Consumer Electronics Association CEA represents the most significant source of technology and innovation in the world This session will review some of the most innovative enabling technologies and products available today and in the near future and examine how accessibility is becoming a driver of innovation and competitiveness Session Chair Stephen Ewell Executive Director Consumer Electronics Association Foundation Panelists Bruce Borenstein President and CEO AfterShokz Presentation John Kuzin Senior Director Regulatory Qualcomm Presentation Peter Mahoney Chief Marketing Officer General Manager Dragon Nuance Communications Inc Presentation Greg Rhoades Director of Marketing Leviton Security Automation Presentation Salon 1 2 3 Which Standards for Accessible Mobile Phones and Services Mobile phones tablets apps and services are at the intersection of multiple technologies and types of service and content providers The panel will discuss how hardware manufacturers operating system vendors app developers mobile web and services designers can best leverage existing standards to ensure a seamless accessible mobile experience for end users Panelists will review the most commonly used accessibility standards and guidelines how they intersect and identify any potential gaps and opportunities for further standardization developments The panel will provide attendees with the most current references and experience in this crucial area for industry and users alike Session Chair Jutta Treviranus Director Inclusive Design Institute OCAD University Presentation Panelists Judy Brewer Director Web Accessibility Initiative W3C Susanna Laurin CEO Funka Nu AB Brian Markwalter Senior Vice President Research and Standards Consumer Electronics Association CEA Presentation John S Lee Technical Advisor Standards and Licensing BlackBerry and Rapporteur for Question 26 Accessibility of Study Group 16 International Telecommunication Union ITU John Herzog Staff Attorney Disability Rights Office Federal Communications Commission FCC Presentation Salon 5 6 7 Latest Developments in Video Relay Services Shortly before the 2013 M Enabling Summit takes place the ITU and several major organizations of persons with hearing impairments will meet in Washington D C to discuss latest developments of Video Relay Services around the world This session will summarize their key findings and provide examples of mobile apps products and services which are changing the way persons hard of hearing can communicate on the go Apps presenters will provide 10 live demonstrations with Q As Session Chair Andrea Saks International Telecommunications Specialist for the Deaf Convener ITU JCA AHF Joint Coordinating Activity on Accessibility and Human Factors Panelists Claude Stout Executive Director Telecommunications for the Deaf Hard of Hearing Inc TDI Christian Vogler Associate Professor and Director Technology Access Program Gallaudet University Tony Bennetts Chief Information Officer Australian Communication Exchange Ltd ACE Peter Hayes CEO Spranto Gregory Hlibok Chief Disability Rights Office Consumer Governmental Affairs Federal Communications Commission FCC Randall Pope President Elected American Association of the Deaf Blind AADB Steve Frank VRI Director Hearing and Speech Agency HASA Presentation 5 30 p m to 7 00 p m Cocktail Reception Hosted by Adobe Systems Offered by Adobe Systems Inc a Corporate Leader member of G3ict the Summit s Cocktail Reception will allow participants to network and meet in a conveniently located showcase area with the opportunity weather permitting to enjoy the terraces of the conference center with vistas of the Capital Day 2 Friday June 07 2013 08 00 AM 04 30 PM Day 2 of M Enabling Summit 2013 8 00 a m to 9 00 a m Coffee in Showcase Area 9 00 a m to 10 30 a m Parallel Sessions Studio D Mobile Solutions for Accessible Emergency Services across Borders Emergency services including disaster preparedness are a top priority for governments international organizations and organization of persons with disabilities and seniors around the world Ample statistical evidence shows that the death toll among persons with disabilities is much higher than for the general population in most countries where disasters strike While mobile solutions can bring in theory unprecedented new ways to communicate in times of disaster wireless networks saturation and disruption can be a challenge Individual emergency response is also a topic of great concern due to the slow adaptation of systems to modern mobile technology SMS text 911 compatibility will be presented as one example of what can be achieved when multiple stakeholders work together to overcome accessibility barriers Session Chair Marcie Roth Director Office of Disability Integration and Coordination Department of Homeland Security FEMA Panelists Hiroshi Kawamura Board Member DAISY Consortium Presentation Jean Pierre Auffret Ph D Director of the MS in Technology Management and MS in Management of Secure Information Systems George Mason University Presentation Toni Dunne ENP External Affairs Manager Intrado Inc Presentation Wayne Hawkins Disability Policy Advisor Australian Communications Consumer Action Network ACCAN John Morris Ph D Research Scientist Wireless Rehabilitation Engineering Research Center RERC Shepherd Center Presentation Ko Matsuo Director Product Planning Great Call Presentation Studio E Mobile Solutions for Multimedia Accessibility Mobile devices have emerged as a new platform to either enjoy multimedia contents or to facilitate the use of a primary device as a second screen From crowd sourced captions to blue tooth enabled apps for rear view glasses or tablets providing accessible programs and TV controls this session will review the latest research and innovations leveraging mobile devices for greater accessibility to multimedia and how they can be implemented Session Chair David M Capozzi Executive Director U S Access Board Panelists John S Lee Technical Advisor Standards and Licensing BlackBerry and Rapporteur for Question 26 Accessibility of Study Group 16 International Telecommunication Union ITU Chieko Asakawa Ph D IBM Fellow Manager Human Systems Research IBM Research Tokyo Presentation Madeleine Rothberg Project Director National Center for Accessible Media WGBH Robert Pearson Director Accessible Digital Media Accessible Media Inc AMI Presentation Mike Paciello President The Paciello Group WEBAble TV Presentation Studio F Developing and Testing Accessible Apps Mobile apps development generated new skills sets shared by hundreds of thousands of developers around the world Yet little attention has been given to the basics of how to develop and test accessible apps This session will discuss several methodologies to ensure that applications are developed with accessibility in mind including for users with sensorial physical and cognitive impairments The difficult issue of cognitive overload which affects a large population of users will be covered in depth Session Chair Gerry Ellis Feel The BenefIT Ireland Fellow of The Irish Computer Society Presentation Panelists Dan Hubbell Technical Evangelist Accessibility Business Unit Microsoft Melanie Endres Sales Director Code Factory Presentation Pratik Patel CEO EZ Fire Tim Springer CEO SSB Bart Group Presentation Luca Enei Assistive Technology Consultant Associazione GLIC Presentation Salon 1 2 3 Senior Care Professionals Leading Apps and Services Mobile devices allow for a variety of remote interactive support services for seniors from monitoring health and physical status to providing special services on demand providing emergency response or creating new opportunities to interact with others This session will examine a selection of innovative applications and services and their impact on users Apps presenters will provide 10 live demonstrations with Q As Session Chair Janice Branham Director of Communications and Technology The OASIS Institute Presentation Panelists Ted Drake Sr Accessibility Software Engineer Intuit Presentation Justin Eddings User Experience Designer Sprint Kian Saneii CEO Independa Inc Presentation Salon 5 6 7 Visual Impairments Assistive Apps and Solutions Multiple innovations have emerged on mobile platforms which bring solutions to users with visual impairments This session will review a selection of the latest mobile applications hardware and services from a user perspective Apps presenters will provide 10 live demonstrations with Q As Session Chair Darren Burton Acting Director AFB Tech American Foundation for the Blind Panelists Loïc Dubié CEO TelOrion Presentation D Michael Brooks COO SightTech LLC Boaz Zilberman Founder and CEO Project RAY Presentation Jim Mueller Director The Wireless RERC s App Factory Project Steve Jacobs CEO IDEAL Group Inc Apps4Android Yevgen Borodin Ph D President and CEO Charmtech Labs LLC Presentation 10 30 a m to 11 00 a m Refreshment Break in Showcase Area Hosted by EZ Fire Offered between sessions the Summit refreshment breaks will allow participants to network and meet in the conveniently located showcase area outside the meeting rooms 11 00 a m to 12 30 p m Parallel Sessions Studio B Mobile Accessibility Policies Design Implementation and Results Telecom Regulators from around the world are developing new policies and programs to promote accessible mobile phones and services Those policies reflect the commitments made by States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities now ratified by 130 countries and leverage the many accessibility solutions now available on the market place Policy makers and regulators will discuss their experiences in designing and implementing those policies their results to date and review the latest policy recommendations issued by the International Telecommunication Union and G3ict Session Chair Mario Maniewicz Policies and Strategies Department International Telecommunication Union ITU Panelists Ambassador Luis Gallegos Permanent Representative of Ecuador to the United Nations Office in Geneva Past Chair of the UN General Assembly Ad hoc Preparatory Committee of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities and Chairman G3ict Board of Trustees Axel Leblois President and Executive Director G3ict Phosa Mashangoane General Manager Consumer Affairs Independent Communications Authority of South Africa ICASA Presentation Annie Baldeo Manager Policy and Research Telecommunications Authority of Trinidad and Tobago Presentation Karen Peltz Strauss Deputy Chief Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau Federal Communications Commission FCC Studio D Advanced Solutions for Mobile Apps and Mobile Web Accessibility Many organizations are seeking systematic ways to ensure the full accessibility of their regular web sites mobile web sites and mobile applications Several innovative solutions are now available which enable organizations to streamline their web content management providing superior consumer experience and compliance with web accessibility standards This session will examine newest methodologies and tools as well as their implementation by large organizations Session Chair Preety Kumar CEO Deque Systems Inc Panelists Ted Drake Sr Accessibility Software Engineer Intuit Presentation Pina D Intino Sr Manager Enabling Solutions and Support Management Scotiabank Dylan Barrell VP of Product Development Deque Systems Inc Dinah Cohen Director Computer Electronic Accommodations Program CAP U S Department of Defense Dan Mouyard Senior Interface Engineer Forum One Communications Studio E Assistive Apps and Solutions for Hard of Hearing Deaf and Speech Impaired Persons Multiple innovations have emerged on mobile platforms which bring solutions to users with hearing impairments This session will review a selection of the latest mobile applications hardware and services from a user perspective Apps presenters will provide 10 live demonstrations with Q As Session Chair Claude Stout Executive Director Telecommunications for the Deaf Hard of Hearing Inc TDI Panelists Jenny Buechner Product Manager Hamilton CapTel Mike Maddix Director of Government and Regulatory Affairs Sorenson Communications Inc Mike Starling Executive Director NPR Labs Presentation Mike Ellis National Director Sprint Relay Presentation Kevin Green Executive Director Public Policy and Planning Verizon Presentation Dave Dougall Director Accessibility Sustainability BlackBerry Presentation Studio F Assistive Apps for Leisure Tourism and Transportation Mobile apps and services are particularly powerful to assist persons with disabilities while travelling or enjoying tourism and leisure activities Geo location Near Field Communication NFC and virtual reality techniques enable solutions which provide users with unprecedented levels of information and direction in context Cities trains airports museums and many other public spaces are bringing to market among the most creative mobile solutions Apps presenters will provide 10 live demonstrations with Q As Session Chair Jay Cardinali Worldwide Accessibility Manager Walt Disney Parks and Resorts Presentation Panelists Nicola Palmarini Director Manager IBM Europe Human Centric Solutions Center Presentation Roberto Torena Cristóbal Manager of the Accessible Technologies Innovation Business Unit Technosite Nancy Proctor Ph D Head of Mobile Strategy Initiatives Office of the Assistant Secretary for Education and Access Smithsonian Institution Presentation Madeleine Rothberg Project Director National Center for Accessible Media WGBH Kevin G McGuire Chairman CEO McGuire Associates AbleRoad Robert Brooker President Signaids Mohammed Yousuf Research Electronics Engineer Office of Operations R D Federal Highway Administration U S Department of Transportation Presentation Salon 1 2 3 Outreach and User Support How Can Mobile Operators Partner with Assistive Technology AT Centers Rehabilitation Centers and Nonprofit Organizations Partnering among mobile service providers Assistive Technology AT and Rehabilitation Centers as well as organizations of persons with disabilities and community services will play an increasingly important role in promoting mobile solutions among persons with disabilities and seniors Panelists will review current experiences of cooperation in the United States and abroad in the field of product development outreach training and customer service Session Chair Sandy Hanebrink Executive Director Touch the Future Inc Presentation Panelists Jenifer Simpson Co founder Coalition of Organizations for Accessible Technology COAT Paul Galonsky Project Associate RESNA Catalyst Project Presentation Jessica Ditto Communications Director Connected Nation Inc Presentation David Dikter CEO Assistive Technology Industry Association ATIA Cathy Bodine Associate Professor Department of Rehabilitation Medicine University of Colorado at Denver AT Advisor Coleman Institute for Cognitive Disabilities Presentation Kamran Vahedi Managing Director Assist Tech Europe bvba SKILATE Belgium Presentation Salon 5 6 7 Learning and Cognitive

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