[nfbwatlk] Fwd: Wayfinding Technology
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Wed Mar 2 11:27:33 CST 2011
Begin forwarded message:
> From: "Sue Ammeter" <sue.ammeter at cablespeed.com>
> Date: March 2, 2011 7:16:13 PST
> To: <wcb-l at wcbinfo.org>
> Cc: 'WCB Presidents List' <presidents at wcbinfo.org>
> Subject: [Wcb-l] Wayfinding Technology
> ----- Original Message -----
> From: "Lozano, Eugene" <lozanoe at csus.edu>
> To: <leadership at acb.org>
> Sent: Tuesday, March 01, 2011 7:25 AM
> Subject: [leadership] Wayfinding Technology
> I have been contacted by Krystian Boreyko, Easter Seals Project ACTION, a
> national training and technical assistance center on accessibility issues
> for people with disabilities utilizing public transportation.
> Mr. Boreyko is putting together a webinar on wayfinding technologies. He
> would like to know currently what are the most popular wayfinding
> technologies amongst individuals with visual impairments who use them in
> large transit facilities, e.g. commuter train, light rail, bus, etc.
> Mr. Boreyko is looking for information from the perspective of individuals
> with visual impairments who use these technologies and how effective they
> Mr. Boreyko would like to speak with anyone who has experience using
> detectable pathways, talking signs, mapping applications that are either
> audio or tactile based, or any other technologies.
> He needs to hear from users of these or other technologies on or before
> Friday, March 4th, 2011.
> You can reach Krystian Boreyko at kboreyko at easterseals.com or 202-403-8359.
> I would appreciate any assistance that any of you can give.
> Thank you,
> Gene Lozano
> 1st Vice President
> California Council of the Blind
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