The First World Celebration of the Specific Capabilities of the Deafblind
3.7.2016 – 10.7.2016
HOST ORGANIZATION: National Association of the Deafblind in Bulgaria (NADbBg)
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Work, age, health and employment – evidence from longitudinal studies
International Interdisciplinary ICOH Conference
19.9.2016 – 21.9.2016
19.9.2016 – 21.9.2016
Conference topics comprise
1. “Work and retirement”, 2. “Work, age and health”, 3. “Life course approaches in retirement research”, 4. “Measuring change in longitudinal research” and 5. “Cross-national assessments – opportunities and challenges”.
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The XXXVIth Convention of Pedagogy for the Blind and Visually Impaired
1.8.2016 – 5.8.2016
The convention is a platform of different perspectives of the topic „inclusion of persons with visual impairments, blindness and multiple impairments. These perspectives concern various different concepts in the fields of pedagogy, social science, medicine, technical and therapeutic disciplines as well as regional, national and cross-national approaches of further development concerning inclusive learning and living of people with disabilities, in order to foster the principles of the UN convention on the rights of people with disabilities.
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10th European e-Accessibility Forum e-Accessibility in a connected world
Cité des sciences et de l’industrie, Paris, France
This 10th European e-Accessibility Forum will explore:
Why the Internet of Things (IoT) is so important to our social and economic development
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European Guide Dog Federation (EGDF) Conference
Brdo Estate, Slovenia
14.4.2016 – 16.4.2016
Our conference venue is the Brdo Estate, the 200-hectare former summer home of Marshall Tito. It consists of the historic castle he occupied, a more recently built hotel with meeting rooms and a modern conference centre – all set in beautiful parkland with lakes. Here is the link to the website: http://www.brdo.si/en
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International Conference on Sensory Issues and Disability
17.3.2016 – 19.3.2016
On March 17th and 18th, 2016: in the wake of these first two conferences on Sensory Issues and Disability, INS HEA is organizing a new scientific and professional event focusing on the sense of Touch. Spurred by Dr Nathalie Lewi-Dumont, the international conference “Touch to learn, touch to communicate” will take place at Cité des Sciences et de l’Industrie in Paris.
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GENDER BALANCE POWER MAP FINAL CONFERENCE
SOCIAL AND CONVENTIONAL ENTERPRISES CO-INSPIRING EACH OTHER TO PROMOTE GENDER OPPORTUNITIES
3.3.2016, 16:00 – 17:00
It is needless to justify the gap between women and men’s representation in decision-making… Yet it is time to find solutions! This is why POUR LA SOLIDARITÉ invites you today to a European conference on the corporate and political tools to set up to support gender equality in businesses. Be there on 3 March!
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National Federation of the Blind National Convention 2016
When: Thursday, June 30—Tuesday, July 5, 2016
Where: Rosen Shingle Creek Resort
9939 Universal Boulevard
Orlando, Florida 32819-9357
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NFB STEM2U is coming to a city near you during the 2015-2016 school year!
The National Federation of the Blind (NFB), in partnership with museums and science centers, will facilitate three regional science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) programs. Continue reading “NFB STEM2U”