Bethesda, Maryland, March 11, 2014
M-ENABLING SUMMIT GAINS INFLUENTIAL ASSOCIATION SUPPORT FOR 2014 EVENT
The M-Enabling Summit is proud to announce that the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and CTIA - The Wireless Association®, two of the most powerful technology organizations in the industry, have joined on as sponsors of the 2014 event.
New Delhi, India, February 13, 2014
CRPD 2013 PROGRESS REPORT DEMONSTRATES NEED TO INCORPORATE ACCESSIBLE TECHNOLOGY AND MULTI-STAKEHOLDER PARTNERSHIPS IN NATIONAL DISABILITY-INCLUSIVE STRATEGIES TO ACHIEVE CRITICAL SUCCESS
Analysis of 54 data points tracks progress accomplished by CRPD ratifying countries in promoting and implementing ICT accessibility and assistive technologies; Report underlines critical global gaps and opportunities in access to information infrastructure, participation of persons with disabilities in implementation processes and awareness and capacity building activities.
Atlanta, Georgia, October 11, 2013
AT&T’S CORPORATE ACCESSIBILITY TECHNOLOGY OFFICE RECOGNIZED BY G3ICT, THE GLOBAL INITIATIVE FOR INCLUSIVE ICTS
New white paper explores AT&T’s efforts to address digital accessibility across the company, empowering employees to excel for the business, and provide solutions for users of all abilities.
Bethesda, Maryland, October 08, 2013
M-ENABLING SUMMIT ANNOUNCES 2014 EVENT IN WASHINGTON, DC
E.J. Krause & Associates and G3ict (the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies) have announced event dates for the third edition of the M-Enabling Summit which will
take place on June 9-10, 2014 in Washington, DC.
New York, New York, September 23, 2013
NEW DATA FROM THE 2013 CRPD ICT ACCESSIBILITY PROGRESS REPORT SHOWS URGENCY FOR THE UNITED NATIONS TO PROMOTE A DISABILITY INCLUSIVE DEVELOPMENT AGENDA
Preliminary findings of the third edition of the CRPD Progress Report on ICT Accessibility will be released this week by G3ict – the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies, in cooperation with DPI – Disabled People’s International, on the occasion of the General Assembly’s High-Level Meeting on Disability and Development at United Nations Headquarters in New York.
Bethesda, Maryland, June 18, 2013
M-ENABLING SUMMIT: REDEFINING EVERYDAY LIFE
The exploding impact of mobile technology and its redefining of everyday life for hundreds of millions of aging adults and persons with disabilities was the primary focus of the 2nd annual M-Enabling Summit held in Washington, DC June 6-7 2013.
Washington, D.C., June 14, 2013
COAT Access: M-ENABLING SUMMIT 2013 ADVANCES ACCESSIBLE TECHNOLOGY
There were ver 450 attendees and 147 speakers participating in over thirty sessions focused on diverse topics. The aim of the conference was to promote wireless (or mobile) accessible and assistive applications and services for seniors and for people with disabilities.
Washington, D.C., June 10, 2013
EMPORIA TELECOM ANNOUNCES IT WILL PROVIDE SPECIALTY PHONES FOR FIRST MOBILE PHONE SERVICE IN US DESIGNED FOR VISUALLY IMPAIRED
— Emporia--world market leader in the manufacture and sale of mobile phones for seniors and the visually impaired--announces it is teaming up with Odin Mobile to offer the nation’s first mobile service specifically engineered for the visually impaired. The service starts in July, operating on the T-Mobile network. Customers will find plans and phones for every budget, and unique customer services, including receiving user guides via email in Word and HTML formats, and expert support for each phone.
Washington, D.C., June 04, 2013
ODIN MOBILE ANNOUNCES THE FIRST MOBILE SERVICE DEDICATED TO THE BLIND AND PERSONS WITH LOW VISION
Odin Mobile, a mobile virtual network operator (MVNO) on the T-Mobile network, today announced the country’s first mobile service designed for the
sole purpose of improving wireless accessibility for the visually impaired.
Betheseda, Maryland, April 29, 2013
M-ENABLING SUMMIT 2013: SPRINT’S DAN HESSE, FIRST FORTUNE 500 CEO TO ADDRESS THE FUTURE OF MOBILE TECHNOLOGY FOR SENIORS AND PERSONS WITH DISABILITIES
Sprint CEO Dan Hesse will join Commissioner Mignon L. Clyburn of the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) in opening the Summit, which is focused on promoting and implementing accessible mobile communications and services for senior citizens and persons with disabilities.