Tactile Reading 2021

Tactile Reading 2021

Start date: April 28, 2021 - End date: April 30, 2021

Location: Oslo, Norway

Conference

Tactile Reading logoThis is the 2nd Tactile Reading conference held in Oslo, Norway focusing on braille and graphics, including digital aids for braille reading and the use of 3D-printed material. The themes will include early intervention and education for children, youth, and adults within the field of tactile reading.

A pre-conference event will be held on April 28th covering technology and aids for people who are blind and visually impaired. Suppliers will present upcoming products in hands-on presentations and workshops. This will provide a chance to discuss products and functionality with users and teachers to receive feedback on existing and planned products. The Pre-Conference is hosted by The Norwegian Library of Talking Books and Braille.

The programme will include keynote sessions, parallel workshops/presentations and exhibitions of technical aids for braille and graphic, as well as poster presentations.

The call for abstracts is open until June 14th 2020.