G3ict: The Global Initiative for Inclusive ICTs
Find Us: FacebookTwitterLinkedInFlickrRSS Share:
Search | Site Map | Contact
You're currently not logged in. Login | Register
Home  »  Resource Center  »  M-Enabling Summit 2011 Global Conference and Showcase



image: M-Enabling Summit Logo

M-Enabling Summit 2011
Conference and Showcase

Global Summit and Showcase for Mobile Applications and Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities

December 5-6, 2011 | Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, National Harbor, Washington, D.C.

The M-Enabling Summit, Global Summit and Showcase for Mobile Applications and Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities, is the first global program solely dedicated to participants in the emerging ecosystem for mobile accessible and assistive technologies, applications and services.

Unlike any other conference or exposition, the M-Enabling Summit brings together all facets of the industry. Key stakeholders from across the globe that develop, market, create policy, and deploy the initiatives that are setting new frontiers for Mobile Accessible and Assistive Solutions will be in attendance.

Participants at M-Enabling Summit will be able to:

  • Network and exchange ideas with peers and experts from industry, service providers, and organizations of seniors and persons with disabilities
  • Learn about the latest developments, innovations, market drivers and emerging opportunities
  • Share perspectives with global policy makers and regulators
  • 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 Agenda: http://g3ict.org/events/schedule/event_agenda/p/eventId_231/id_agenda

Presentations: http://g3ict.org/events/schedule/event_summary/p/eventId_231/id_summary

For a List of Participants Attending the M-Enabling Summit on 5 and 6 December 2011:

Participants A-G http://g3ict.org/events/schedule/event_overview/p/eventId_231/id_617

Participants H-M http://g3ict.org/events/schedule/event_overview/p/eventId_231/id_618

Participants N-Z http://g3ict.org/events/schedule/event_overview/p/eventId_231/id_619

Speakers Profiles By Sessions: Day 1 Morning Session, Day 1 Afternoon Session, Day 2 Morning Session, Day 2 Morning/Afternoon Session

M-Enabling Summit 2011 Official Show Guide

M-Enabling Summit 2011 Inaugural Edition Show Guide (Download PDF) Official Show Guide for the Inaugural Edition of the M-Enabling Summit 2011 Global Conference and Showcase for Mobile Applications and Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities | 5-6 December 2011, The Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center at National Harbor, Washington, D.C.

The M-Enabling Summit (5-6 December 2011), Global Summit and Showcase for Mobile Applications and Services for Seniors and Persons with Disabilities, is the first global program solely dedicated to participants in the emerging ecosystem for mobile accessible and assistive technologies, applications and services.

Download the PDF.

 

Making Mobile Phones and Services Accessible for Persons with Disabilities

Making Mobile Phones Accessible (Cover Image)Making Mobile Phones and Services Accessible for Persons with Disabilities is a joint report of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) and G3ict. Researched and Edited by the Center for Internet & Society | November 2011

Mobile communications have become in less than two decades omnipresent in all countries, reaching out to the most isolated and underserved populations in developed and developing countries alike. In 2011more than 5.4 billion mobile phones are in use, almost one per human being on the planet.

This report contains references to the new legislative and regulatory framework set by the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities, an important resource for policy makers. It also covers practical elements required for a successful implementation of those programs and policies. Download the PDF.

 

Making Television Accessible

Making Television Accessible (Cover Image) This report has been prepared by Peter Olaf Looms, Chairman ITU-T Focus Group on Audiovisual Media Accessibility, in cooperation with G3ict | November 2011

The emphasis of this report is on making digital media accessible. This report identifies accessibility solutions for media executives, regulators and policy makers, pay-TV operators, consumer electronics manufacturers, sales outlets as well as disabled persons organizations. The goal of this report is to assist ITU members to take the necessary steps to ensure that persons with disabilities can enjoy their CRPD right to access TV.

Download the PDF.

 

 

Follow Latest M-Enabling Summit Updates!

Follow us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Follow us on LinkedIn View M-Enabling Photo Gallery on Flickr Follow us on Pinterest  Follow us on Foursquare  Image: M-Enabling Summit news updates