with Margaret Cowie and David Tanner.
with Ken Lindsay
Techshare conference 2015 - Stephen Brewster
This edition of the magazine has a number of reports from the RNIB Techshare conference in the Glasgow Science Centre on 10th & 11th September. Insight Radio recorded the complete conference and you can listen to their podcasts at www.insightradio.co.uk. Stephen Brewster is Professor of Human-Computer Interaction from the University of Glasgow. He talked about a number of developments in particular the ABBI, Audio Bracelet for Blind Interactions, a new technology based on sensory motor rehabilitation for visually impaired children www.abbiproject.eu.
Recently Peter Fraser went along to a retirement presentation at the Royal Blindcraft Industries in Glasgow for personnel officer David McKerral. Peter took the opportunity to talk to David about his interesting life in Blindcraft and his school days.
Techshare Conference 2015
Brian West attended the conference representing Playback and too the chance to speak to some of the Exhibitors.
First he finds out about Neatbox. Using your mobile phone you can detect and operate the signal button to cross the road.
Tel: 07429 155 934
Gary Robinson from Digital Health & Care Institute .
Tel: 01698 535 600
Optelec Screenreaders and CCTV with Paul Bartley
Tel: 01923 231 313