CONFERENCES

Conferences

Annual Conference 2017 – Where to Next? Navigating Post Secondary Transitions

  Thank you to all those who participated and supported this year’s conference. A big thank you to VCC for hosting the conference and to the DRNBC Conference Committee for all of their ongoing work.                                                                   2017 DRNBC Program Schedule Speaker Bios & Program Descriptions   Accommodation Sandman Hotel Vancouver City Centre…

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ARTICULATION

Articulation committees normally meet once a year to share information and engage in discussions related to curricular matters, particularly those affecting student mobility. Articulation committee meetings foster collaborative and collegial relationships among disciplinary colleagues throughout the system. Inter-institutional credit transfer is a key aspect of the BC post-secondary system, providing mobility and efficient credential completion…

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The Third International Conference on Smart Portable, Wearable, Implantable and Disability-oriented Devices and Systems

Wearable visual markers; Wrist-worn Sensors; Integrated textile sensors; Piezo-electric sensors; Collar-sensed motion gestures; Touch sensitive fabrics; Forearm smart watches; Magnetic field sensing; Inertial sensing; Commodity WiFi devices; Visually and motor impaired supporting systems;  Devices for low vision people; Body orientation sensing; Sensing with smartphones and wearables; Phone-based behavioral patterns;

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Canadian Disability Study Association

CDSA-ACEI is dedicated to: Providing a forum for the exchange of ideas and scholarship regarding disability; Networking among individual members, community groups, and other academic organizations; and Maintaining and building a commitment to a scholarship that remains connected to, informed by, and in ongoing dialogue with community and consumer organizations and agencies. An essential value…

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ICDS VANCOUVER

The ICDS 2017: 19th International Conference on Disability Studies aims to bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and research scholars to exchange and share their experiences and research results on all aspects of Disability Studies. It also provides a premier interdisciplinary platform for researchers, practitioners and educators

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Pacific Rim Conference Hawaii

Spinal Muscular Atrophy Image Provided by Dadu Shin. The Pacific Rim International Conference, considered one of the most ‘diverse gatherings’ in the world, encourages and respects voices from “diverse” perspective across numerous areas, including: voices from persons representing all disability areas; experiences of family members and supporters across all disability and diversity areas; responsiveness to…

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