Events

TechAbility Events

TechAbility Conference 2021: A focus on learners

10 November 2021
Building on the success of last year's conference, we are back again. This time, the focus will be on the learners and service users that make our colleges, schools and centres so great!

Assistive Technology for physical access

22 November 2021
Delivered by Assistive Technology specialists, this workshop will ensure delegates learn about technologies which will enable learners to access desktop and laptop computers, tablets and phones. There is a wide range of technologies designed to support learners with physical access needs. This workshop will: demonstrate a spectrum of physical access technologies (i.e. alternative keyboards and […]

Captions for video

23 November 2021
Adding text to your video calls or recordings can improve accessibility for a wide range of disabilities, it is good practice and can help when sound issues occur. There have been many advances in recent years and this webinar will bring you up to speed and give you a number of options and considerations.

Emerging technologies for accessibility

7 December 2021
Learn about cutting edge technologies which could change the way learners interact with the world.

SpeakUnique

14 December 2021
SpeakUnique develop state-of-the-art voice banking technology, allowing people to create high-quality, personalised synthetic voices. This webinar will be an opportunity to find out more about what is involved and how to access this service.

Technology and leadership

12 January 2022
This training will guide college leaders through long and short term goals to enable your teams to remove barriers to using technology, supporting learners to succeed.

10 practical steps to include more learners

2 February 2022
Join one of our Assistive Technologists to discuss ten quick fire topics covering a wide range of assistive hardware, software and techniques.