The Technology Landscape for Applicants and Employees who are Blind or Experiencing Vision Loss


Tuesday, May 19, 2020
2:00 PM Eastern Time Zone

Description

Technology is integral to many aspects of life including employment. How do persons who are blind or experiencing vision loss search and apply for jobs or perform essential job functions? This session will examine the technologies used by persons who are blind and low vision, how those technologies allow the performance of essential job duties, common barriers encountered in the employment realm and the obligations employers have under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) to applicants and employees with disabilities.

Continuing Education Recognition Available

Certificate Credit hours
ACTCP 1.5
Certificate of Attendance 1.5

Speakers:

Peter Berg, ADA Technical Assistance Coordinator, Great Lakes Center

Katie Frederick, Program Administrator, Ohioans with Disabilities

Session Questions

This session is accepting questions from registered users. After you have registered to participate in this session you can submit your questions on your Account Manager page. Please note: the number of questions will be limited and submissions will be closed well before the session starts to provide time to prepare answers.