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2015 Archives

2015 CAOMS Statewide Conference

Monterey, CA, Nov 6-8, 2015



"Low Vision Technology and More:

Oh My! What You Didn't Learn in O&M School"

 

 


Pete Wurzburger Award:
Maya Delgado Greenberg
 


Meritorious Service Award:
Jaye Shupin

 

 

 

Presenters
 

Everything You Wanted to Know About BlindSquare and Google Maps

(But Were Afraid to Ask)

Joseph Davidson

 

 

Navigation with eSight

Yvonne Felix, Alexandra Dalimonte

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Traveling Independently Using iPhone Apps

Mike May, Sendero Group

Jerry Kuns, California School for the Blind
Click here for the "Seeing Eye GPS" App video

Click here for the Uber demonstration podcast

 

 

Tactile Map Workshop: Tools for Teaching Comprehension

of Tactile Graphics Representations

BJ Dietz Epstein and Greg Kehret, Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired, San Francisco

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No Sidewalks, No Stop Signs: Teaching O&M in a Rural Environment

Terena Scott

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Creating Tactile Maps using TactileView and Tiger Software Suite

Jerry Kuns and James Carreon

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How to Get Your Students Motivated About Learning O&M

Mary Delgado Greenberg, M.A. COMS

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Prescribing the Best Lighting and Filters

Peter Bordon, Ph.D., Jasper Ridge Inc.

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Dog Guides: What You Didn't Learn in School

Theresa Stern and Lucy Waite

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Exhibitors

 


Guide Dogs for the Blind
www.guidedogs.com

 


Lighthouse for the Blind and Visually Impaired
www.lighthouse-sf.org

 


eSight Eyewear
www.esighteyewear.com

 


Cane Quest
Braille Institute of America
www.canequest.org
 

LuxIQ System
Jasper Ridge, Inc.
www.jasperridge.net
 

Guide Dogs of America
www.guidedogsofamerica.org

 


 

 





 

 

 

               

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