Article Type: Conference news
Pub Date: 08/01/2011
Publication: Name: Journal of Visual Impairment & Blindness Publisher: American Foundation for the Blind Audience: Academic Format: Magazine/Journal Subject: Health Copyright: COPYRIGHT 2011 American Foundation for the Blind ISSN: 0145-482X
Issue: Date: August, 2011 Source Volume: 105 Source Issue: 8
Accession Number: 265870257
Full Text: SEPTEMBER 2011

21-24 * Envision 2011 Conference: A Multidisciplinary Vision Rehabilitation and Research Conference. St. Louis, MO. Contact: Erika Turner, Envision Corporate Offices, 610 North Main Street, Wichita, KS 67203; phone: 316-440-1529; e-mail: ; web site: .

27-30 * Braille21, A World Blind Union World Congress: Innovations in Braille in the 21st Century. Leipzig, Germany. Contact: German Central Library for the Blind in Leipzig, DZB Leipzig, GustavAdolf-str. 7, 04105 Leipzig, Germany; web site: .


12-15 * Academy 2011: American Academy of Optometry Annual Meeting. Boston, MA. Contact: American Academy of Optometry, 6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 506, Rockville, MD 20852; phone: 301-984-1441; e-mail: ; web site: .

13-15 * 143rd Annual American Printing House for the Blind Annual Meeting of Ex Officio Trustees and Special Guests. Louisville, KY. Contact: American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206; phone: 800-223-1839 or 502-895-2405; e-mail: ; web site: .

13-15 * Council for Exceptional Children Division on Career Development and Transition (DCDT) 16th International Conference. Kansas City, MO. Contact: Cindi Nixon, conference coordinator, DCDT; e-mail: ; web site: .

21-22 * Canadian National Institute for the Blind (CNIB) Conference: "Perspectives 2011: Innovations, Knowledge, and Support." Toronto, Ontario, Canada. Contact: CNIB, 1929 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, ON, M4G 3E8, Canada; phone: 800-563-2642; e-mail: ; web site: .

28-30 * AER Regional Conference: Information and Technology Division Conference within a Conference. Cleveland, OH. Contact: Association for Education and Rehabilitation of the Blind and Visually Impaired, 1703 North Beauregard Street, Suite 440, Alexandria, VA 22311; phone: 877-492-2708 or 703-671-4500; web site: < News&file=article&sid=1984>.


7-10 * 10th Biennial Getting in Touch with Literacy 2011. Louisvile, KY Contact: Janie Blome or Jane Thompson, conference co-chairs, Getting in Touch with Literacy, c/o American Printing House for the Blind, 1839 Frankfort Avenue, Louisville, KY 40206; phone: 800-223-1839; web site: .

APRIL 2012

11-14 * Council for Exceptional Children Annual Convention and Exposition. Denver, CO. Contact: Council for Exceptional Children, 1110 North Glebe Road, Suite 300, Arlington, VA 22201; phone: 888-232-7733 or 703-620-3660; web site: .
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