Keynote -- Assistive Technology — Past, Present, and Future

Wade Wingler

Wade Wingler is host of the popular “Assistive Technology Update” Internet radio program and podcast -- ranked #1 in its class by About.com.   Join Wade for a walk down assistive technology’s memory lane, a trip to cutting edge assistive technology and a voyage into predicting what may be in store for the future of AT.

Wade is a nationally known speaker who oversees INDATA, Indiana’s statewide assistive technology program.  He is Vice President of Technology & Information Services at Easter Seals Crossroads.  Wade lends his knowledge to countless disability boards and commissions on Assistive Technology, TBI, Agrability, and more.  Join Wade for a fun and enlightening Keynote!

 

 

 

Endnote -- DJ Demers

DJ Demers

D.J. Demers is an award-winning stand-up comedian.  He has performed stand-up on Conan and was the winner of the 2014 Homegrown Comics Competition at the prestigious Just For Laughs festival in Montreal.

D.J. was also a featured performer at Toronto’s JFL42 comedy festival in 2014, the winner of the 2013 Toronto Comedy Brawl, was a finalist in NBC’s Stand-Up for Diversity, and won 'Best Breakout Artist' at the 2015 Canadian Comedy Awards.  On the third Wednesday of every month, D.J. hosts a stand-up show with Chuckle Co. at Comedy Bar in Toronto, featuring the best comedians in Canada. He also wears hearing aids.