In our digital age, technology is increasingly opening up exciting opportunities for
people with disability to successfully participate in study and work.

The TAS TECH 2018 forum is playing host to some of Australia’s leading experts in
inclusive technology. The events focus will be on the latest computer software
and Apps as well as other exciting developments in technology, which supports
participation in education and employment for people with disability.

The forum will be held on Wednesday the 24th of October 2018 at Sir Raymond Ferrall Centre, University of Tasmania Newnham Campus, Launceston, Tasmania.

Cost: Full Registration $85 Concession/student $50

keynote speakers

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Greg O’Connor

Edtech Tipping Points - Signposts to how we got to where we are today. What will the next tipping point be?

Join Greg in this keynote presentation as he takes us on a journey to explore 3 major technology tipping points that have changed teaching and student access to learning. What will the next tipping point be? Be there to find out.

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Greg Alchin

Hey Siri, you're disruptive!

The introduction of the screenreader on the iPhone 3GS in 2009 changed the nature of assistive technology forever. By designing the device using the principles of universal design and ensuring accessible features were built right in, it heralded the demise of many forms of bespoke assistive technologies and brought assistive technology into the mainstream in a socially valued and inclusive device.

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