Calendar of Events in Disability,
Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology

LIST OF CONFERENCES: 2002

Conferences in 2002

Upcoming conferences
January Top of page

January 10-12, 2002
TAM*EAST Capitalizing on Technology
Reston, Virginia
Contact: Cindy George,
George Mason University,
Tel: 703-993-3670
Tollfree: 800-333-7958

January 16-19, 2002
ATIA 2002
Orlando, Florida
Contact: ATIA
Tel: 847-869-1281
Tollfree: 877-687 2842
E-mail:ATIA@northshore.net
WWW: www.atia.org

January 24-26, 2002
Technology, Reading and Learning Disabilities Conference
San Francisco, California
Contact: Diane Frost,
Educational Computer Conferences
19 Calvert Court,
Piedmont, California 94611
Tel: 888-694-1249
FAX: 510-594-1838
E-mail: program@trld.com
WWW: ww.trld.com

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February 2, 2002
Affecting Change
Washington, D.C.
Contact: National Association of Blind Students,
WWW: www.nfb.org

February 4-7, 2002
Pan African Conference on the African Decade of Persons with Disabilties
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Contact: B.Z. Gumede,
African Rehabilitation Institute,
P.O. BOx 4068,
Harare, Zimbabwe,
Tel: 263-4-759211
FAX: 263-4-759218
E-mail: gumede@ecoweb.co.zw

February 6-7, 2002
New Technologies and Disability
Madrid, Spain
Contact: Spanish Disability Council

February 9, 2002
Tenth Annual Symposium on Computational Methods in Orthopaedic Biomechanics
Rice University
Contact:
E-mail: preors@rice.edu
WWW: www.rice.edu/pre-ORS2002

February 27-March 1, 2002
Accessibility Forum Meeting
Denver, Colorado
Contact: Accessibility Forum Staff,
Phone: 843-760-3310
FAX:843-760-4098
E-mail: forumstaff@atia.org

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March 11, 2002 - 1:30-3:30 p.m. EST
ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY & UNIVERSAL DESIGN, Part 1
Satellite Teleconference/Webcast
Contact: Elizabeth Hough
The University of Vermont, Continuing Education
Tel: 800-639-3188
E-mail: highered@ced.uvm.edu

March 11-14, 2002
2002 National Workforce Inlcusion Conference: Systems Change through Collaboration for Employment for People with Disabilities
Los Angeles, California
Contact: Mike Barcus,
Virginia Commonwealth University,
Tel: 804-828-9547
FAX: 804-828-2193
TTY: 804-828-2494
E-mail: jbarcus@mail1.vcu.edu

March 11-15, 2002
Second International Congress Rehabilitation 2002
Havana, Cuba
Contact: Dr. Eulogio Guibert
Tel: 537-287996
E-mail: mireya@palco.cu
WWW: www.infomed.sld.cu/eventos/rehabilitacion

March 18-23, 2002
17th Annual CSUN Conference: Technology and Persons with Disabilities
Los Angeles, California
Contact: Center on Disabilities,
California State University-Northridge,
18111 Nordhoff Street-DVSS,
Northridge, CA 91330
Tel: 818-885-2578
WWW: www/csun.edu/cod/
E-mail: ltm@csun.edu

March 20-23, 2002
Conference on Human Rights
Madrid, Spain
Contact: Frank Milcahy,
DPI World Council,
2 Castle Village Court,
Celbridge Co. Kildare, Ireland
Tel: 353-1627-1314
E-mail: fmulcahy@iol.ie

March 21-22, 2002
The Aging Workforce: New Challenges, New Opportunities
Richmond, British Columbia
Contact: CARP BC Office,
302-1107 Homer Street,
Vancouver, BC V2B 2Y1
Tel: 604-681-0296
FAX: 604-681-4545
E-mail: ssu@telus.net

March 22-24, 2002
Abilities EXPO
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Contact: Beverley Pierson
Address:
E-mail:
Phone: 203-702-0133
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
WWW:

March 23-24, 2002
Audio Description International
Washington, D.C.
Contact: Accessibility Program
The John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts,
2700 F street NW
Washington D.C. 20566-0001
Tel; 202-416-8728
TTY: 202-416-8728
E-mail: access@kennedy-center.org

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April 3-6, 2002
3rd World Congress on Neurological Rehabilitation
Venice, Italy
Contact: Paolo Tonin,
E-mail: patonin@tin.itor

April 12-14, 2002
Abilities EXPO
Edison, New Jersey
Contact: Beverley Pierson
Address:
E-mail:
Phone: 203-702-0133
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
WWW:

April 12-14, 2002
ICE Canadae: Independence, Community and Empowerment
Orillia, Ontario
Contact: Ontario March of Dimes,
Tel: 1-800-263-3463
E-mail: info@dimes.on.ca

April 13-16, 2002
Information Access- What does it mean? Round Table on Information Access for People with Print Disabilities
Glenelg, South Australia
Contact:
WWW: www.acrod.org.au/acrod/RT-Conf.doc

April 16-19, 2002
Braille in the Age of Digitisation
Copenhagen, Denmark
Contact: Visual Impairment Knowledge Centre,
Rymarksvej 1, 2900
Hellerup, Denmark,
FAX: 45-39-61-94-14
E-mail: visinfo@visinfo.dk

April 20-21, 2002
Vision and Hearing and Hearing Impaired Expo of New York
Flushing, New York
Contact: Larry DiBlasi, Maxi-Aids
42 Executive Bvld
Farmingdale, New York 11735
E-mail: vhiexpo@maxiaids.com
Tel: 631-752-1148 ext 801
FAX: 631-752-0689
TTY:
WWW: www.maxiaids.com/expo

April 22-24, 2002
Promising Practices, Promising Policies: Inclusion of the Hardest to Serve in the 21rst Century Workforce
Austin, Texas
Contact:
WWW: www.dtiassociates.com/goodwill/

April 24-25, 2002
International Conference on Assistive Technology
Derby, U.K.
Contact: BCS Disability Group
c/o Marconi Software Solutions
West Hanningfield Road,
Great Baddow Chelmsford Essex CM2 8HN
Tel: 01245 242 950
FAX: 01245 242 924
E-mail: disability.grp@bcs.org.uk

April 29-May 2, 2002
International Conference on Developmental and Learning Disabilities
New York, New York
Contact: National Institute for People with Disabilities
460 W. 34th Street
New York, New York 10001-2382
E-mail:
Tel: 212-563-7474
FAX: 212-268-1083
TTY:
WWW: www.yai.org

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May 2-4, 2002
Second International Conference Parents with Disabilities and their Families
San Francisco, California
Contact: National Resource Center for Parents with Disabilities,
2198 Sixth Street, Suite 100,
Berkeley, California 94710
Tel: 510-848-1112
TTY: 800-804-1005
FAX: 510-848-4445
E-mail: conference@lookingglass.org
WWW: www.lookingglass.org/conference

May 2-5, 2002
AOTA's 82nd Annual Conference and EXPO
Bethesda, Maryland
Contact: American Occupational Therapy Assocication
720 Montgomery Lane
Bethesda, Maryland 20814
E-mail: miamibeach@aota.org
Tel: 800-877-1383
FAX: 301-656-4890
TTY:
WWW: www.aota.org

May 6-7, 2002
Destination Success 2002: Building Accessible Learning Communities
Barrie, Ontario
Contact: Denise Near,
Georgian College,
Tel: 705-728-1968 ext. 1208
Tollfree: 877-722-1523
WWW: www.destinationsuccess.org

May 6-8, 2002
Providing Culturally Competent Disability Services to Persons Born in Other Countries
Washington, D.C.
Contact: CIRRIE, Nancy Wilkins,
Tel: 716-829-3141 Ext 149
TTY: 800-628-2281
E-mail: nwilkins@buffalo.edu
WWW: cirrie.buffalo.edu/conference/CIRRIE2002.html

May 12-15, 2002
Sixth World Conference on Injury Prevention and Control
Montreal, Quebec, CANADA
Contact:
Tel: 514-848-1133 or Toll Free 1-877-213-8368
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: www.trauma2002.com

May 15-19, 2002
Canadian Hard of Hearing Association Conference and Annual General Meeting
Ottawa, Ontario
Contact: Kim Boulet, CHHA,
2435 Holly Lane Suite 205
Ottawa, Ontario, K1V 7P2
Tel: 613-1584
TTY: 613-526-2692
E-mail: kboulet@chha.ca

May 17-18,2002
CHHA Youth Leadership Forum
Ottawa, Ontario
Contact: Janice McNamara
Canadian Hard of Hearing Association
Tel: 1-800-263-8068
FAX: 613-526-4718
TTY: 613-526-2692
E-mail: jmcnamara@chha.ca
WWW:

May 24-25, 2002
Treatment: the Right Stuff.
Sixth Annual Conference on Rehabilitation Management

Coquitlam, B.C. CANADA
Contact: Janice O'Bryan
Tel: 604-291-4904
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail: asce@sfu.ca
WWW: www.sfu.ca/fas-ce

May 25-26, 2002
Accommodating All: Libraries and Education in the Digital Age
Ocho Rios, Jamaica
Contact: International Federation of Library Association Section of Libraries for the Blind
Tel: 416-480-7522
FAX: 416-480-7700
E-mail: charltj@lib.cnib.ca

May 25-28, 2002
16th Nordic Congress on Gerontology
Aarhus, Denmark
Contact: Dansk Gerontologisk Selskab,
Aurehojvej 24, Dk 2900
Hellerup Denmark
Tel: 45-3962- 7627
FAX: 45-3962-6627
E-mail: dgs@geroinst.dk

May 27-29, 2002
International Forum on Disability Management - Work Retention Strategies in a Global Society
Vancouver, BC Canada
Contact: National Institute of Disability Management and Research
3699 Roger Street
Port Alberni, BC V9Y 8E3
E-mail: nidmar@nic.bc.ca
Tel: (250) 724-4344
FAX: (250) 724-8776
TTY:
WWW: www.nidmar.ca/#IFDM

May 29-31, 2002
Bridging the Gaps: Refinigng the Disability Research Agenda for Rehabilitation and the Social Science
Washington, D.C.
Contact: NIDRR
E-mail:
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
WWW: www.rtc.uwsout.edu

May 31-June 1, 2002
People in Motion
Toronto, Ontario
Contact: People in Motion
Tel: 905-702-1211
FAX: 905-702-1244
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: people-in-motion.com

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June 1, 2002
Healthfest 2002
Toronto, Ontario
Contact: Betsy Bascom
BIOTECanada
E-mail: betsy@biotech.ca
Tel: 416-979-2652
FAX:
TTY:
WWW: www.bio2002.org

June 4, 2002
NEAT 2002--Northeast Assistive Technology Conference and Expo
Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Contact: Karen Hayden / CLASS, Inc.
CLASS, Inc.
1 Parker Street
Lawrence, MA 01843
E-mail: info@classinc.org
Tel: 978-975-8587
FAX: 978-975-0498
TTY:
WWW: www.classinc.org

June 4-7, 2002
Provincial Conference for the Ontario College Counsellors and the College Committee on Disability Issues
North York, Ontario
Contact: Bonnie Bacvar
Seneca College
1750 Fince Avenue East
North York, Ontario M2J 2X5
E-mail: bonnie.bacvar@seneca.on.ca
Tel: 416-491-5050 ext 2906
FAX: 416-491-1280
TTY:
WWW:

June 5-9, 2002
Disability, Difference, and Tolerance:
Crossing Boundaries and Taking Risks

Oakland, California, USA
Contact: Carol Gill
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail: cg16@uic.edu
WWW: www.uic.edu/orgs/sds/

June 6, 2002
Disability Research Institute Annual Symposium
Washington, D.C.
Contact: DRI
University of Illinois
1207 South Oak Street
Room 158 MC575
Champaign Illinois 61820
E-mail: dri@uiuc.edu
Tel: 217-265-0279
FAX: 217-265-0358
TTY: 217-244-6274
WWW: www.als.uiuc.edu/dri/events/jun2002symposium/agenda.htm

June 6-8, 2002
Trauma, Dissociation & Attachment
Vancouver, BC Canada
Contact:
Tel: 604-683-3113
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: www3.telus.net/trauma/conference.html

June 7-9, 2002
Abilities EXPO
Long Beach, California
Contact: Beverley Pierson
Address:
E-mail:
Phone: 203-702-0133
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
WWW:

June 12-14, 2002
Autonomic 2002- The Independent Living Exhibition
Paris, France
E-mail:
Contact:
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
WWW: www.autonomic-expo.com/paris/2002

June 13-14, 2002
HANDICAP 2002
Paris, France
Contact: Etienne Colle,
Université Evry Val d'Essonne, CEMIF,
40 rue du Pelvoux,
CE1455 Courcouronne 91020 EVRY Cedex, France
Tel: 69-47-75-57
FAX: 03-20-43-65-67
E-mail: ecolle@cemif.univ-evry.fr

June 18-21, 2002
Canadian Association of Rehabilitation Professionals, National Conference
Rehabilitation Practice: A Global Perspective
Ottawa, Ontario, CANADA
Contact: Canadian Association of Rehabilitation Professionals (CARP), Tel: 416-494-4700
Toll Free 1-888-876-9992 ext. 204
FAX: 416-494-9139
E-mail: info@carpnational.org
WWW: www.carpnational.org/

June 23-28, 2002
13th World Congress of Occupational Therapists
Stockholm, Sweden
Contact:
Box 760, S-131 24 Nacka Sweden
Tel: 46-8-466-24-40
FAX: 46-8-466-24-24
E-mail: wfot2002@akademikerhuset.se
WWW: www.wfot2002.com

June 27-July 1, 2002
RESNA 2002
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Meetings Director,
RESNA, 1700 North Moore Street, Suite 1540,
Arlington, VA 22209.
Tel: 703-524-6686,
Fax: 703-524-6630
TTY: 703-524-6639
E-mail: resna2002@resna.org
WWW: www.resna.org/conferences/index.html

June 29 - July 6, 2002
American Council of the Blind Annual Convention
West Houston, Texas
E-mail:
Contact:
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
WWW: www.acb.org/convention/info2002.html

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July 2-4, 2002
Third International Conference on Development Disabilities: Policy, Practice and Research "Challenges and Opportunities"
Tel Aviv, Isreal
Contact: Carmel Organizers of Conferences,
POB 1912, Ramat Gan 52532
Israel.
Tel: 972-3-575- 4040
FAX: 972-3-575-3107
WWW: www.carmel-conferences.co.il

July 3-9, 2002
NFB Convention
Louisville, Kentucky
Contact:
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: www.nfb.org

July 8-10, 2002
Assets 02 Fifth ACM SIGCAPH Conference on Assistive Technologies
Edinburgh, Scotland
Contact: Andrew Sears, ACM
Tel: 001-410-455 3883
FAX: 001-410-455-1073
E-mail: asears@umbc.edu
WWW: www.acm.org/sigcaph/assets02/

July 8-13, 2002
Deaf Way II
Washington, D.C.
Contact:
WWW: www.deafway.org

July 14-18, 2002
6th Multi-Conference on Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics
Orlando, Florida
Contact: Prof. Nagib Callaos,
Tel: 407-856-6274
E-mail: callaos@telcel.net.ve or scio@cantv.net
WWW: www.iiis.org/sci2002/

July 15-20, 2002
8th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs
Linz, Austria
Contact: Johanes Kepler,
Universitat Linz,
Altenbergerstr 69 A-4040
Linz, Austria
Tel: 43-732-2468-9853
FAX: 43-732-2468-9322
E-mail: icchp@aib.uni-linz.ac.at
WWW: www.aib.uni-linz.ac.at/icchp02.html

July 16-18, 2002
Sight Village
Birmingham, United Kingdom
Contact: Stewart Morehead
Queen Alexandra College
Court Oak Road, Harborne, Birmingham,
United Kingdom B17 9TG
Tel: 44-121-428-5050
FAX: 44-121- 428-5047
TTY:
E-mail: enquiries@qac.ac.uk
W WW: www.qac.ac.uk/sight.htm

July 17-21, 2002
AERLOOM 2002 AER International Conference
Toronto, Ontario
Contact: Vince Martino
Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired
Tel: 604-822-0871
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail: aercan@aerbvi.org
WWW:

July 19-21, 2002
Abilities EXPO
Cleveland, Ohio
Contact: Beverley Pierson
Address:
E-mail:
Phone: 203-702-0133
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
WWW:

July 21-25, 2002
Vision 2002: 7th International Conference on Low Vision
Goteborg Sweden
Contact: Vision 2002,
Box 5078,
402 22 Göteborg, Sweden
Phone: +46-31-81 82 20
FAX: +46-31-81 82 25
TTY:
E-mail: vision2002@gbg.congrex.se
WWW: www.congrex.com/vision2002

July 27-August 2, 2002
11th ICEVI World Conference
Noordwijkerhout, Netherlands
Contact: International Counci for Education of Visually Impaired People,
P.O.Box 1558 6501 BN
Nijmegen, Netherlands
Tel: 31-24-323-44-71
FAX: 31-24-360-11-59
E-mail: icevi2002@congres.net
WWW: www.icev.org

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August 10-15, 2002
ISAAC 2002: 10th International Conference of the International Society for Augmentative and Alternative Communication
Odense, Denmark
Contact:
WWW: www.isaac2002.dk

August 16-18, 2002
ABILITIES EXPO
Chicago, Illinois, USA
Contact: Jason Sheehan
440 Wheelers Farm Road
Suite 101
Milford, CT 06450-1847
Tel: 203-701-0138
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
E-mail: jsheehan@advanstar.com
WWW: www.abilitiesexpo.com

August 22-24, 2002
VISIONS Conference
Chicago, Illinois
Contact: Peter K. Whinfrey, Conference Chairman
11435 Cronhill Drive
Owings Mills, Maryland 21117-2220
Tel: 410-568-0150
FAX: 410-363-2393
TTY: 410-363-7139
E-mail:
WWW: www.blindness.org

August 25-30, 2002
IFIP TC.13 Stream "Usability: Gaining a Competitive Edge"
Montreal, Quebec
Contact:
WWW:www.wcc2002.org

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September 2-3, 2002
Equity in Practice Conference
Melbourne, Australia
Contact: Gina Jeffries
Australian Disability Training Advisory Council
LMB 14 South Brisbane 4101
Queensland Australia
Tel: 617-3244-5084
FAX: 617-3244-5427
TTY:
E-mail: gina.jeffries@det.qld.gov.au
WWW: www.trainability.edu.au

September 18-20, 2002
Fourth International Symposium on Human-Computer Interaction with Mobile Devices
Pisa, Italy
Contact: Fabio Paterno
E-mail: fabio.paterno@cnuce.cnr.it
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
WWW: giove.cnuce.cnr.it/mobilehci02.html

September 20-22, 2002
ABILITIES EXPO NEW ENGLAND
Boston, Massachussets
Contact: Jason Sheehan
Address:
Phone: 203-701-0138
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
E-mail: jsheehan@advanstar.com
WWW: www.abilitiesexpo.com/newengland/index.asp

September 21, 2002
Assistive Technology Fair
Washington, NJ
Contact: Joan McNinch
Warren County Technical School
1500 Route 57 West, Washington, New Jersey 07882.
Tel: 908-835-2842
FAX: 908-835-9006
TTY:
E-mail: info@assistivetek.com
WWW: www.warrennet.org/ettc/

September 22-26, 2002
13th World Congress of Inclusion International
Melbourne, Australia
Contact: National Council of Intellectual Disability
E-mail: inclusion@icms.com.au
WWW: www.icms.com.au/inclusion

September 26-27, 2002
TechMed 2002
London, Ontario
Contact: Mary Beth Sullivan
Tel: 519-438-4662
FAX: 519-438-4662
TTY:
E-mail: mbsullivan@sympatico.ca
WWW: www.techmed.org

September 26-29, 2002
First International Conference on Symptom, Diagnosis and Disability Validity
Toronto, Ontario
Contact: Physical Medicine Research Foundation.
Suite 204 856 Homer St.
Vancouver, B.C.
Tel: 604-684-4148
FAX: 604-684-6247
E-mail: pmrf@icpro.org
WWW: www.icpro.org/index1.htm

September 26-29, 2002
International Disability Film Festival & Experts Meeting on Media
Moscow, Russia
Contact: Barbara Duncan
Tel: 510-527-1719
FAX:
E-mail: bjdnycla@aol.com
WWW:

September 27, 2002
RI Work and Employment Commission Annual Seminar
Nanteau-sur-Lunain, France
Contact: Anne
Tel:
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail: coscrpf.nanteau.p.olivier@wanadoo.fr
WWW:

September 29-October 1, 2002
Doors to Inclusion: Universal Access Conference
Baton Rouge, Louisiana
Contact: Johniece Whitehead
Louisiana Assistive Technology Access Network
3042 Old Forge Road, Suite D
Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70808
Tel: 1-800-349-2774
FAX: 225-925-9500
TTY: 1-800-270-6185
E-mail: jwhitehead@latan.org
WWW: www.latan.org

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October 3-5, 2002
3rd Annual World Congress and Exposition on Disabilities
Orlando, Florida
Contact: Willie Robles,
Tel: 877-923-3976
E-mail: wrobles@wcdexpo.com

October 4-5, 2002
The Pacific Coast Brain Injury Conference
Vancouver, BC Canada
Contact: Darcel Moro, Conference Organizer
#22 - -1195 Falcon Drive,
Coquitlam, B.C., CANADA V3E 2H1
Tel: 604-944-2652
FAX: 604-944-2012
TTY:
E-mail: pcbic@attcanada.ca
WWW:

October 9-12, 2002
American Orthotic and Prosthetic Association (AOPA)
Chicago, Illinois
Contact: Sheila Pasquini
AOPA 2002 National Assembly
330 John Carlyle Street, Suite 200
Alexandria, VA 22314
Tel: (571) 431-0876, ext. 208
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail: spasquini@aopanet.org
WWW: www.aopanet.org

October 10-12, 2002
24th International Conference on Learning Disabilities
Denver, Colorado
Contact: Council for Learning Disabilities
POBox 40303
Overland Park, Kansas 66204
Tel: 913-492-8755
FAX: 913-492-2546
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: www.CLDinternational.org

October 12-14, 2002
Third International Conference on Family Care
Washington, D.C.
Contact: National Alliance for Caregiving,
Tel: 301-718-8444
FAX: 301-652-7711
E-mail: lesplooster.nac@erols.com
WWW: www.caregiving.org/content/conference2002.html

October 14-19, 2002
20th Annual Closing the Gap
Minneapolis, Minnesota
Contact: Closing the Gap,
526 Main Street, Box 68,
Henderson, Minnesota 56044
Tel: 507-248- 3294
FAX: 507-248-3810
E-mail: info@closingthegap.com
WWW: www.closingthegap.com

October 15-18, 2002
Disabled Peoples' International 6th World Assembly
Sapporo, Japan
Contact: DPI 6th WA HQ Organizing Team
101-7 Evergreen Place
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada R3L 2T3
Tel: 1-204-287-8010
FAX: 1-204-453-1367
TTY:
E-mail: spcproject@dpi.org
WWW: www.dpi-sapporo.org

October 16-18, 2002
Touch, Blindness, and Neuroscience.
Madrid, Spain
Contact: Morton A. Heller or Soledad Ballesteros
Morton A. Heller, Ph.D. Professor of Psychology
Eastern Illinois University
1151 Physical Sciences Building
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, Illinois 61920
U.S.A.
E-mail: cfmah1@eiu.edu or mballesteros@psi.uned.es
Tel: 217-581-2323
FAX: 217 581 6764
TTY:
WWW:

October 18-19, 2002
Web design that works for everyone
Providence, Rhode Island
Contact: Lenie Kuit
Coordinator of Marketing and Communications
Adaptive Environments
Tel: 617-695-1225
FAX:
TTY: 617-695-1225
E-mail: lkuit@AdaptiveEnvironments.org
WWW: http://adaptiveenvironments.org/webconference/

October 22-23, 2002
Braille Conference 2002
Toronto, Ontario
Contact: Shirley E. Laing
E-mail: libraille@cnib.ca
Phone:
FAX:
TTY:
WWW:

October 23-26, 2002
REHA Care International
Dusseldorf, Germany
Contact: Messe Düsseldorf GmbH
PO Box: 10 10 06
40001 Düsseldorf
Tel: +49 (0)211 45 60 01
FAX: +49 (0)211 45 60-668
TTY: +49 (0)211 45 60-900
E-mail:
WWW: www.messe-duesseldorf.de/rehacare/

October 24-26, 2002
Aging and Society: Taking Charge of the Future
Montreal, Quebec
Contact: Canadian Association on Gerontology
100-824 Meath Street
Ottawa, Ontario K1Z 6E8
Tel:
FAX: 613-728-8913
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: www.cagacg.ca

October 24-26, 2002
6th Annual Achieving New Heights with Assistive Technology Conference - A Rocky Mountain Regional Collaboration
Denver, Colorado
Contact: Maureen Melonis
1245 E. Colfax Ave
Denver, CO 80218
Tel: 303 315-1280
FAX: 303 837-1208
TTY:
E-mail: maureen.melonis@uchsc.edu
WWW: http://www.uchsc.edu/atp/conf2002/conf2002main.htm

October 27-30, 2002
Maturity Matters: 6th Global Conference on Ageing
Perth, Australia
Contact: Office of Seniors Interests,
Level 4 32 St Georges Terrace,
Perth, Western Australia, 6000
Tel: 61-8-9220-1104
FAX: 61-8-9220-1158
E-mail: nicl@fcs.wa.gov.au
WWW: www.congresswest.com.au/IFA

October 29-31, 2002
Medtrade 2002
Atlanta, Georgia
Contact: VNU Expositions
Tel: 1-800-933-8735 X 5409 or 770-291-5409
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail:
WWW: www.medtrade.com

October 30, 2002
Built Environments on the Web: Structure, Access, Wayfinding and Delight
Dartmouth College, Connecticut
Contact: Richard A. Tucker
Tel: 603-650-1661
FAX:
TTY:
E-mail: richard.a.tucker@dartmouth.edu
WWW: www.dartmouth.edu/~october

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November 5, 2002
Disability Career Expo
New York City
E-mail: steven.garcia@diversityforhire.com
Contact: Steven O. Garcia
Diversityforhire.com
Tel: 949-388-8220
FAX: 208-977-2953
TTY:
WWW: www.diversityforhire.com/

November 5-6, 2002
Verbal Behavior Teaching Language To Children With Autism and Other Developmental Disabilities
Dartmouth, Nova Scotia CANADA
Contact: Lynn Gray
Childrens Autism Spectrum Education
30 Memory Lane
Sackville, Nova Scotia, B4C 2J3
Tel: 1-902-865-5963
FAX: 1902-865-3770
TTY:
E-mail: children@autismspectrum.ca
WWW: www.autismspectrum.ca

November 8-10, 2002
NEADS' Conference 2002
Ottawa, Ontario
Contact: Frank Smith, NEADS
Room 426 Unicentre
Carleton University
Ottawa, Ontario K1S 5B6
Tel: 1-613-526-8008
FAX: 1-613-520-3704
TTY: 1-613-526-8008
E-mail: conference2002@neads.ca
WWW: www.neads.ca/conference2002/english/index.html

November 9-12, 2002
4th International Conference on Gerontechnology
Miami Beach, Florida
Contact:
WWW: psy.fsu.edu/~isg/

November 21-23, 2002
First International AT Conference / International Biophilia Rehabilitation Conference
Saipan, Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands
Contact: Celia B. Lamkin, M.D.
CNMI Governor's Council on Developmental Disabilities
P.O. Box 502565
Saipan, MP 96950
Tel: (670) 664 7006
FAX: (670) 664 7010
TTY:
E-mail: clamkin@cnmiddcouncil.org
WWW: www.civilnet.org/biophilia or www.cnmiddcouncil.org

November 21-24, 2002
ASHA Convention
Atlanta, Georgia
Contact: American Speech-Language Hearing Association
10801 Rockville Pike
Rockville, Maryland 20852-3279
Tel: 301-897-5700
FAX: 301-571-0457
E-mail:
TTY:
WWW: www.professional.asha.org

November 22-24, 2002
ABILITIES EXPO
San Mateo, California
Contact: Jason Sheehan
Address:
Phone: 203-701-0138
FAX: 203-882-1800
TTY:
E-mail: jsheehan@advanstar.com
WWW: www.abilitiesexpo.com/ncalifornia/index.asp

November 30 - December 4, 2002
International Conference for Universal Design
Yokohama, Japan
Contact: Sotetsu Agency, Inc./Pacific Convention Service, Inc.
Tel 81-45-450-7003
E-mail: info@ud2002.org
WWW: www.ud2002.org

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December 4-7, 2002
EMBEC 2002
Vienna Austria
Contact: Wolfgang Zagler
Fortec-Rehabilitation Technology Group
Vienna University
Favoritenstrasse 11/366-1B
A-1040 Vienna, Austria
E-mail: embec-aaate@fortec.tuwien.ac.at
Tel: 43-1-58801-76611
FAX: 43-1-58801-36697
TTY:
WWW: www.embec.org



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