|Day -2: Monday, September, 10, 2012|
|11:45 - 01:00||
How can the ICT Industry Contribute to Implementing Article 9 of the CRPD?
Venue: Conference Room 5, UN Headquarters
The Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies (G3ict)
ICT Industry leaders proactively support the implementation of the CRPD in matters of ICT accessibility. ICT industry representatives will share their perspectives on how their organizations can contribute to implement the ICT accessibility dispositions of the CRPD and discuss how policies and programs may foster new opportunities leveraging Public-Private partnerships.
Session Chair: John Kemp, CEO, Abilities!
Introductory remarks: Javed Abidi, Chair, Disabled Peoples’ International and Vice-chair, International Disability Alliance
Panelists will share their perspectives with United Nations and COSP delegations on the following topics:
By Invitation only
Real Time Captioning (CART) service will be provided in the conference room during proceedings.
Adobe Systems, AT&T, Ephox Corporation, IBM, Microsoft, Time Warner Cable