The Conference

Enabling Access for Persons with Disabilities to

Higher Education and the Workplace:

Role of ICT and Assistive Technologies

Date: 20th and 21st Jan 2012.

Venue: IIM Bangalore

Attendance: By registration only


    • To identify and share best practices on enabling access of Persons with Disability to workspaces and educational institutions through ICT and other interventions.
    • To bring together the key players in this field to showcase solutions and enabling technologies and discuss ways of increasing their adoption.


    Over 400 stakeholder representatives and key decision makers from higher- education institutions; related government departments; and corporations, researchers, entrepreneurs and NGOs working on inclusion and diversity agendas, apart from trade bodies and Persons with Disability.

    Agendas/discussion at the conference:

      • Highlighting the role of ICT and other technologies in awareness generation, outreach and enablement of Persons with Disability; and barriers to adoption
      • Showcasing of Best Practices and Innovations from leading Indian/ foreign solution providers, corporates and educational institutions
      • Deliberating on enabling workplace environment, collaboration, adoption of open standards, and on copyright issues at both the levels of policy and technology adoption


      Demos, educational material and posters showcasing the latest technologies and practices

      Live performance:

      Ability Unlimited, Dr. Pasha and team

      Kindly register to participate

      Conference coordinator contact details:

      Name: Joseph C C
      E-mail: or Phone: +919886030985

      Fourth Wave:
      Diana Joseph:
      Phone: 9916032975

      IIMB- Nimisha Jashnani –
      Phone: 9901455650