[Athen] FW: [N.O.A.T.] REMINDER - You Are Invited - 3 Part CNIB Frontier Accessibility Vision Showcase - N.O.A.T. Webinar - April 9, 16, and 23 @ 1:30 pm Eastern

Doug Mantle Doug.Mantle at kings.uwo.ca
Tue Apr 6 12:54:11 PDT 2021

Good day!

Passing along this invite to attend an upcoming 3-part vision series hosted by The Network of Assistive Technologists. These sessions feature information about the CNIB, their various programs, and their partners Eschenbach, Humanware, and Vispero. Although the services and programs of the CNIB will be of interest to everyone, their relevance is specific to Canada – The content from Eschenbach, Humanware and Vispero will be of interest regardless of geography. Look forward to seeing you online!

Take care,


Don't miss out on this upcoming three part series ---> Part One is this Friday, April 9th. Register Now!

Please join us for our upcoming Three Part Vision Showcase with CNIB Frontier Accessibility, featuring Eschenbach, Humanware, and Vispero

On Friday, April 9, 16, and 23, 2021 at 1:30 pm Eastern, join Andrea Voss from CNIB Frontier Accessibility as she leads a three part series showcasing CNIB Frontier Accessibility and their various programs, plus their partnerships with Eschenbach, Humanware, and Vispero.

Meet the key players and learn about available products and services for Canadians who are blind or partially sighted.


Join Andrea Voss from CNIB Frontier Accessibility as she discusses their role within the social enterprise branch of the CNIB. Learn about the accessibility solutions they provide and understand the benefits of doing business with them. In today’s presentation their partnership with Eschenbach will be highlighted. Ryan Heeney, National Sales Manager for Eschenbach, will provide an overview of their product line and their exclusive partnership with CNIB. My Hy, from CNIB Smartlife will also join the presentation to discuss how Smartlife can support post secondary students and how their technology requirements can be fulfilled.


In today’s session with CNIB Frontier Accessibility Andrea Voss will highlight a couple of service partnerships with Be My Eyes and LEARNstyle. Michel Pepin, national sales director from Humanware will also present. Discover the innovations from the new line of braille displays that they offer, perfect for a post secondary setting. They will also review products specific to education and the partnership with CNIB. Join Mary Ann Bent, Commercial Accessibility Deployment Specialist from the Frontier Accessibility team. Mary Ann Bent will discuss the navigation and wayfinding services available. Learn all about beacon positioning systems, accessible apps and LiDAR mapping.


In the last of a three part series, join Andrea Voss as she introduces featured technology partner, Vispero. Officially formed in 2016, Vispero’s brands include Freedom Scientific, Optelec and Enhanced Vision. Join Corneliu Hoza, Canadian Managing Director, as he provides an update on technology offered for education under the Vispero umbrella. Also joining us from CNIB Frontier Accessibility is Bob Dodd. Bob is the Manager of Digital Accessibility and will present on the solutions available. Learn about Frontier’s phased approach to assisting you with your digital accessibility goals.

Please ensure you register for each session individually to ensure that you receive the links to attend each session

For more details and to register, please visit the N.O.A.T. Events Website<https://sites.google.com/noat.ca/events/2021/cnib-frontier-vision-showcase-apr-2021>.

We look forward to seeing you online for all three sessions - Friday, April 9, 16, and 23, 2021 at 1:30 pm Eastern

If you have any questions, please reach out.

Take care!

Doug Mantle,

Founder | The Network of Assistive Technologists

www.NOAT.ca <http://www.noat.ca/> | info at NOAT.ca<mailto:info at NOAT.ca>



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