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Interactive meeting with a global leader in accessibility

NAB Delhi is organizing an Interactive meeting with a global leader in accessibility on 18 October 2018 from 3 to 5 PM at its R.K. Puram campus in New Delhi.
This is an exciting opportunity for visually impaired persons working with technology or accessibility. It is a rare opportunity to meet Tom Babinszki, and digital accessibility expert, a blind entrepreneur, a renowned speaker and trainer.
Please call or email NAB Helpline to book your seat. Seats are limited, register quickly. registration is compulsory.
Phone: +91 9212319672, 8826261166 .
Tom Babinszki, born totally blind since his birth in Hungary, has been involved with accessibility for the last 20 years. During high school, he worked on a low cost Braille embosser and created a talking dictionary to help blind students learn languages. In the 1990’s, he was active in making higher education accessible to people with disabilities in Hungary. In 2001, when Section 508 came into effect, he started helping government agencies, corporations and non-profit agencies to make their information accessible.
Tom was also active in international initiatives, in 2008 he trained the first blind accessibility consultants in South-East Asia. He has also been an advocate of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. From 2010, Tom built a center for entrepreneurship for blind and visually impaired people and helped identifying business opportunities. In the first three years, the center had served over 500 students.
Tom joined IBM in 2013 as an accessibility advisor. Currently he is involved with mobile accessibility, government compliance and accessibility education.
Tom travels around IBM - often with his guide dog, Baldwin, to provide free accessibility education.
Venue: National Association for the Blind, Sector-5, R.K. Puram, Near Munirka Metro Station, New Delhi – 110022 India

Event Starts: 
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:16
Event Ends: 
Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:16
Organisers: 
National Association for the Blind
Event Location: 
National Association for the Blind, Sector-5, R.K. Puram, New Delhi – 110022 India
City: 
Delgi
Country: 
India
Contact Phone: 
9212319672
8826261166
Date: 
Thursday, October 11, 2018 - 12:15 to Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 12:15
Venue: 
National Association for the Blind, Sector-5, R.K. Puram, Near Munirka Metro Station, New Delhi – 110022 India

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