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(The title of each session links to details about the session)

Friday, Nov 16, 2012
8:00 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
Cotton Creek IIProviding Alternative Text to Distance Learners: One Online University`s Approach, Jackie Dutot, Capella University
[Virtual Track A]
1 hr(s)
Standley I LabRead & Write Gold, Robert Beach, Kansas City Kansas Comunity College, Gaeir Dietrich, High Tech Center Training Unit

2 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IMy Accessible College: Blind & Low Vision Learners, Jeff Bazer, Dolphin Computer Access

2.5 hr(s)
Dolphin Lab Clockwork Database Scheduler - Academic, Barouch Chai, Microcomputer Science Centre Inc.
(note: this session runs until 9:15; the Ginger session will follow immediately after)
2.25 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIMedia Accessibility: International Guidelines and the Development of Descriptive Video Standards, Robert Pearson, Accessible Media Inc (AMI)
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
9:15 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
WaverlyRecommended Apps in Support of Students with Disabilities in Higher Education, Shannon Lavey, Assistive Technology Resource Center: Colorado State University-Fort Collins, Anna Martin, Assistive Technology Resource Center: Colorado State University-Fort Collins

2 hr(s)
Cotton Creek IISCRIBE: A Web-based Platform for Alternate Format Creation, Sean Keegan, Stanford University, Lars Christensen, Sensus ApS
[Virtual Track A]
1 hr(s)
Dolphin LabThe Dyslexia Revolution: Ginger Software takes text correction and progress tracking to the next level, Barouch Chai, Microcomputer Science Centre Inc.
(note: the previous 8:00 session runs until 9:15; the Ginger session will follow immediately after)
1 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIYou Don`t Know Me, But I`m Here to Help - the Trials and Tribulations of Integrating an AT Position into Campus, Van Credle, Catholic University of America
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
WindsorWhat’s New in Office 2013? , Karen McCall, Karlen Communications

1 hr(s)
10:30 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
Cotton Creek IIBookshare: Leveraging Impact Through Technology, Cherie Miller, Bookshare

1 hr(s)
Standley I LabLab: the Truth about JavaScript Accessibility, Derek Featherstone, Simply Accessible
(2 hrs) [Virtual Track A]
2 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IAccessibility and Usability: Working Together at MIT, Katherine Wahl, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Stephani Roberts, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
(Note: 2nd speaker is off-site)
1 hr(s)
Dolphin LabBecome a Dragon Master: Hands-on Training Workshop on Dragon NaturallySpeaking, Wink Harner, Mesa Community College

2 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIHow to Use Automated Solutions to Improve Accessibility of College and U.Websites and SharePoint Workspaces, Pamela Riesmeyer, Purdue University Calumet, Laura Turgeon, HiSoftware
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
11:45 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
Cotton Creek IIInexpensive Tactile Pictures, Ann Cunningham, Sensational Books / Colorado Center for the Blind

1 hr(s)
Meadowbrook ICreating a Universally-Designed for Learning (UDL) Course in Blackboard Learn 9, John Paul Harris, JPH Inc.

1 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIAccessibility with WordPress, Joseph Dolson, Accessible Web Design
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)