Upcoming Events

UNESCO World book and Copyright Day 2020

Date: April 23, 2020

Location: Global

Annual Day

Annual event on April 23rd to celebrate and promote the enjoyment of books and reading.

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International Council on English Braille (ICEB) General Assembly

Start date: May 11, 2020 - End date: May 15, 2020

Location: London, UK

Standards

International Council on English Braille (ICEB) General Assembly Dates will be held in London from 11 to 15 May, 2020. Further details are available directly from ICEB.

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World Blindness Summit

Start date: June 19, 2020 - End date: June 24, 2020

Location: Madrid, Spain

Conference

The Joint General Assemblies of the World Blind Union (WBU) and the International Council for Education of People with Visual Impairment (ICEVI) will be held in Madrid, Spain in the World Blindness Summit, a global meeting organized in Spain by…

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DAISY Board Meeting, June 2020

Date: June 22, 2020

Location: Online

DAISY

The meeting of the DAISY board will be held on Monday June 22. Due to the global health emergency this will be a virtual meeting. Unfortunately, to keep the session as efficient as possible we are not able to accept…

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M-Enabling Summit 2020

Start date: June 22, 2020 - End date: June 24, 2020

Location: Washington, DC, USA

Conference

The M-Enabling Summit is one of the leading events covering the fast-moving technology innovations that enable seniors and persons with disabilities to access digital content and services in new ways. This three day conference and exhibition always hosts discussion of…

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DAISY General Meeting 2020

Date: June 23, 2020

Location: Madrid, Spain

DAISY

The DAISY Consortium will be pleased to welcome you to our virtual Annual General Meeting to be held on Tuesday June 23 at 1200 UTC. The General Meeting is made up of the Full Members and Associate Members. Friends and…

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ICCHP 2020

Start date: September 7, 2020 - End date: September 11, 2020

Location: Lecco, Italy

Conference

The 17th International Conference on Computers Helping People with Special Needs (ICCHP) continues the biennial series of scientific conferences in the field of Assistive Technology and Accessibility. Preconference workshops September 7th and 8th, ICCHP Conference runs September 9th to 11th…

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International Literacy Day 2020

Date: September 8, 2020

Location: global

Annual Day

International Literacy Day, celebrated annually on 8 September, is an opportunity for Governments, civil society and stakeholders to highlight improvements in world literacy rates, and reflect on the world’s remaining literacy challenges.

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Accessing Higher Ground 2020

Start date: November 16, 2020 - End date: November 20, 2020

Location: Denver, Colorado USA

Conference

Accessible Media, Web and Technology Conference The conference has a particular focus on US Higher Education and often includes sessions on accessible format creation and using digital publications.

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DAISY Board Meeting, November 2020

Start date: November 18, 2020 - End date: November 19, 2020

Location: São Paulo, Brazil

DAISY

The meeting of the DAISY board will be conducted on Wednesday November 18, to Thursday November 19 2020. We are generously hosted by DAISY member Fundação Dorina Nowill para Cegos. Our meetings are open to observers, though space is limited, and the…

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