Technology Open Day 6 August 2015

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6 - 6 August 2015

Cardiff Institute for the Blind

Jones Court, Womanby Street, Cardiff CF10 1BR

Thursday 06 August 2015 10.30am – 3.30pm

Drop in for a chance to sample the latest aids in the world of technology. Joining us on the day will be:

RNIB Cymru Online Today team – Online today is a new project to support people with sensory loss gain and develop skills that allow them to use technology and the internet with confidence. The team will be available for demonstrations at the following times:

10.30am – 12.00pm    Mobile Phones

12noon – 1pm             E readers

1.30pm – 3.30pm        Tablets

The following companies will also be demonstrating products throughout the day:

Enhanced Vision is dedicated to creating innovative products that enable people with low vision, including macular degeneration, glaucoma, retinitis pigmentosa, and diabetic retinopathy to fully participate in life.

SYNAPPTIC – Easy to use Smartphone’s and Tablet Computers.

Synapptic Smartphone’s and Tablet Computers have been specially designed for people who are blind or partially sighted.

Sight and Sound Technology Ltd is the leading UK supplier of solutions for the blind, visually impaired and those with learning difficulties. We also supply desktop/handheld magnifiers, text to speech and Braille products.

We look forward to welcoming you on the day.