For the first time in history, the ACB Annual Conference and the NFB National Convention are going virtual. HumanWare is thrilled to participate in the first virtual edition of these two unmissable annual events. For HumanWare, supporting these events means supporting a great tradition of cooperation with NFB and ACB, as well as having the chance to e-meet our customers.

 

E-Meet our team by joining our Humanware Live ACB and NFB Support Serie!

Live Zoom events are offered to all ACB and NFB participants to address any question on our braille products, Victor Readers and magnifying devices. Looking to ask questions to our experts live? You are invited to join one of the 1-hour open question rooms hosted by our specialists!

By registering in advance and attending one of our HumanWare Live Support Events, you run the chance to win a Victor Reader Stream audio player or an explore 5 handheld magnifier!

 

HumanWare Live, ACB Support Session

Join us July 9, 2020 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for our live Zoom support event:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_UmDr2gVkRa2sEjH62wPgNQ

HumanWare Support team:

  • Peter Tucic, Brand Ambassador - Blindness Products
  • Rachel Feinberg, Blindness Product Specialist
  • Nathalie Rhéaume, Low Vision Product Manager

 

HumanWare Live, NFB Support Session

Join us July 16, 2020 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)
Register in advance for this live Zoom support event:
https://zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_8Cbymu3zTSuHVZRfAtTQPg

HumanWare Support team:

  • Peter Tucic, Brand Ambassador - Blindness Products
  • Joel Zimba, Blindness Product Specialist
  • Nathalie Rhéaume, Low Vision Product Manager

After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the support room. If you have any questions related to HumanWare Live Support events, please send them to: humanwarelive@humanware.com

 

HumanWare’s official ACB and NFB sessions

We invite all attendees registered to book their calendar and participate to our virtual official sessions!

 

American Council of the Blind 2020 Virtual Convention, July 3 to July 10, 2020 https://acbconvention.org

Monday, July 6

A Braille Product for Everyone - New Features, New Faces


6:00 pm - 7:15 pm EDT

Speaker: Peter Tucic,
Brand Ambassador - Blindness Products

Join us in looking at what is new with the BrailleNote Touch Plus including a fully revamped calculator, the implementation of a wide variety of learning tables, and other features. We will also have an introduction to two very exciting new products, the Mantis Q40 and the Chameleon 20. Learn more about how these new products may be just what you have been waiting for. Switch between your connected devices with the form-factor that works best for you!

 

Wednesday, July 8

Victor Reader Stream, Explore from anywhere - Map Browsing is here!


6:00 pm - 7:15 pm EDT

Speaker: Peter Tucic,
Brand Ambassador - Blindness Products

Join us in looking at some very exciting new features on the Victor Reader Trek. In addition to learning about brand new maps and a new way to manage them, learn about the ability to virtually explore your surroundings, or even the surroundings of somewhere a thousand miles away. We will also field questions and have tips and tricks for everyday use of your Trek/Stream.

 

Sunday, July 5

BITS Virtual Showcase


HumanWare will be part of the BITS Group Technology Showcase during ACB.
1:30 pm - 2:45 pm EDT
Speakers: Peter Tucic,
Brand Ambassador - Blindness Products
Andrew Flatres,
Blindness Product Manager
Nathalie Rhéaume,
Low Vision Product Manager

The four major blindness companies in the field of technology will update attendees on their products.


National Federation of the Blind, 2020 Virtual National Convention, July 14 to July 19, 2020 nfb.org/convention

Tuesday, July 14

HumanWare Showcase


2:00 pm to 4:00 pm EDT

Speakers: Peter Tucic,
Brand Ambassador - Blindness Products
Andrew Flatres,
Blindness Product Manager
Nathalie Rhéaume,
Low Vision Product Manager

During this product showcase, we will discuss New Features of the BrailleNote Touch Plus. We will also talk about new happenings on the Victor Reader Trek with a new Map Browsing Mode and map provider. We will wrap with a dive into our Low vision tech, with a magnifier for everyone.