28th-30th OCTOBER 2021, IIIT Bangalore
The 3rd EMPOWER Assistive Technology Conference is to be held in 28 to 30 OCTOBER 2021 at the International Institute of Information Technology Bangalore (IIIT-B), India.
EMPOWER 2021 will bring together stakeholders in the AT sector, including researchers, practitioners in the government and industry, people with disabilities, disabled persons organizations, special educators, inclusive designers, entrepreneurs, impact investors as well as policymakers engaged in different ways with issues involved in the creation, production and dissemination of AT solutions.
Continuing on the success of the previous three editions , EMPOWER 2021 is expected to see an active participation of the aforesaid stakeholders, not only to discuss existing solutions but also to brainstorm and seed ideas for future solutions in the AT space, especially from the perspective of the emerging challenges in the Global South. Join us to
CONNECT. INNOVATE. EMPOWER.
MEET OUR SPEAKERS
Developmental Pediatrician & Executive
Director Ummeed Child Development Centre
Co-founder, Academic Director of Global Disability
Innovation Hub and Professor at UCL’s Interaction Centre.
Executive Director, Technology & Innovation Hub (tiHUB); Director,
Max Näder Center for Rehabilitation Technologies &
Outcomes Research; Associate Professor of PM&R,
Medical Social Science, PTHMS, Northwestern University
Professor and Director, IT Program, Gallaudet University ,
Director, The Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design,
Royal College of Art, UK
EMPOWER 2021 SPONSORS
Empower conclave, a curtain-raiser to the 3rd EMPOWER Assistive Technology Conference 2021 was conducted in 2020. It had an active participation of both supply and demand side stakeholders in several sessions including product expo, panel discussions, paper presentations and keynotes.