Power Up 2019 Holiday Inn Executive Center, Columbia, MO

 

Power Up 2019 - Conference Agenda

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SUNDAY March 31, 2019

5:30 PM – 8:00 PM  Registration/Pick Up conference materials

 

 

MONDAY, April 1, 2019

7:30 AM  to 5:00 PM Registration/Pick Up conference materials

 

9:00 AM  Welcome and Opening Keynote Presentation - CC Rhythm

 

10:00 AM to 6:30 PM  Expo Hall networking with Vendors.

 

 

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM - A Sessions

 

A-1  Students Have Their AAC Systems, Now What?

 

A-2  Reading to Learn: Using AT to Bridge the Gap

 

A-3 Keying Without Seeing: Comparing Three Typing Tutors for the Blind

 

A-4  Section 508, the Americans with Disabilities Act and You

 

A-5  Productivity is the Name of the Game: Android Apps for Working Smart

 

A-6  Technology First Initiative - MO Division of Developmental Disabilities

 

A-7  Accommodating Employees: Employer Perspective

 

 

11:45 AM to 1:15 Box Lunch (In the Expo Hall)

 

 

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM  - B Sessions

 

B-1  Getting to "Yes! Go! More!": The Power of a Single Switch for Environmental Access AND Communication

 

B-2  The Challenge of Notetaking: Exploring AT Options

 

B-3  Braille, Relay and So Much More:  DeafBlind Assessment Toolkit

 

B-4  Built-In Accessibility of Web Browsers

 

B-5  Android Accessibility

 

B-6  Remote Monitoring: The Key Players

 

B-7  Vispero in Education - Affordable Software for All Students

 

 

3:00 PM - 4:30 PM  - C Sessions

C-1 Choosing Key Words and Implementing Low Cost Keyguards

 

C-2  Power Wheelchair Advanced Inputs with Environmental Controls

 

C-3  Tips & Tricks of a Braille Display With iOS

 

C-4  Many Hands Make Light Work:  ICT Accessibility Across Organizational Roles

 

C-5  Android/iOS Smackdown:  Comparisons for Usability and Productivity

 

C-6  Setting Up Remote Supports

 

C-7  Maker's AT

 

TUESDAY, April 2, 2019

7:30 AM to 8:30 AM Expanded continental breakfast in the Expo Hall

 

7:30 AM to 12:30 PM  Registration Desk Open*

 

7:30 AM to 12:30 PM Expo Hall Open

 

8:00 AM – 9:15 AM –D Sessions

 

D-1  AAC Strategies from Pre-K to Graduation Day:  Supporting Academic and Social Success

 

D-2  Tools for Dyslexia/Chromebook

 

D-3  Real Time Text ---RTT

 

D-4  Meet the AT Users

 

D-5  App-solutely - Built-in iOS Accessibility

 

D-6  Compare & Contrast Digital Assistants:  DIY Remote Supports for Home

 

D-7  Wolfner Library BARD Workshop

 

 

9:45 AM to 11:00 AM AM  - E Sessions        

 

E-1  APPy Hour: Apps for AAC - A Feature Comparison

 

E-2  Robots for Autism

 

E-3  Discover Solutions for Accessibility in the Workplace

 

E-4 A11Y  Testing with Assistive Technology

 

E-5  How to Use Relay Apps & Web CapTel

 

E-6  Game Changer:  Microsoft's Adaptive Controller

 

E-7  Taming the Dragon:  Techniques for Improving Speech Recognition Accuracy

 

 

11:20 AM -12:30 PM  -F Sessions

 

F-1  Eye gaze for Communication and Computer Access

 

F-2  Chromebooks for Diverse Learners

 

F-3  Eye Wearables - No Longer Science Fiction

 

F-4  Document Accessibility Toolbar for Word

 

F-5  Access Accessibility on Apple iOS

 

F-6  Cisco's 8800 Series IP Phone: Improving Workplace Accessibility

 

F-7  Sweeping Changes in Wheelchair Accessible Vehicles and Related Products

 

 

12:30 PM – 2:30 PM  Luncheon & Governor’s Council on Disability Awards, door prizes awarded, and Endnote Speaker. - Kelsey Tainsh

 

*During the conference, room scheduled changes will be available at the Registration desk.

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