Please join us on January 26, 2022 at 1:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada).
Description: Cordell designed his own All-Terrain Tracked Wheelchair, “EcoRover”, with a focus of bringing down consumer cost. Cost is the number one barrier to the technology. As a person with paraplegia of 32 years and full-time wheelchair user, he understands the importance of outdoor independence. He wants to continue spreading the word so he continues to drive cost down and create greater access to those who need it. His presentation focuses on what the All-Terrain Tracked Wheelchair, “EcoRover” can do and how it has provided many individuals the ability to enjoy going places they were unable to access before. Find out how to explore life with the EcoRover Chair.
Camera Mouse Presented by: Margrit Betke
Please join us on February 23, 2022 at 1:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada).
Description: The Camera Mouse is a free program that allows you to control the mouse pointer on a Windows computer just by moving your head. Clicking can be done by making the mouse pointer dwell over a spot on the screen (after first turning Clicking on in Settings). The program was developed at Boston College to help people with disabilities use the computer. The main audience for this program is people who do not have reliable control of a hand but who can move their head. People with Cerebral Palsy, Spinal Muscular Atrophy, ALS, Multiple Sclerosis, Traumatic Brain Injury, various neurological disorders use this program and its predecessors to run all types of computer software.
TranslateLive Presented by: Peter Hayes and Jason Velasco
Please join us on March 10, 2022 at 1:00 PM Central Time (US and Canada).
Description: TranslateLive was established in 2018 by Founder and CEO, Peter Hayes. Peter has over 25 years in the field of advanced communication technology. He is currently the top technical liaison for the National Association of the Deaf (NAD). Jason Velasco is the VP for Business Development. He shares the same passion and values Peter has. He works towards the same goals the company has that people communicate in different ways, in different languages and with unique abilities. He believes as the company that everyone has something to say. Everyone wants to be understood.