Optelec Introduces the Compact 6 HD Speech

BARENDRECHT (NLD), September 18, 2017 – Optelec today introduced the Compact 6 HD Speech, a pocket-sized video magnifier with a 6-inch touch screen that reads printed text aloud.

Optelec Compact 6 HD Speech, Full Press Release

Freedom Scientific Introduces a New Generation of the Focus Braille Display Line

ST. PETERSBURG, FL (USA), August 17, 2017 – Freedom Scientific today introduced the fifth generation of the Focus Blue Braille Display line. This next generation of Braille displays is designed to be extra rugged to meet the needs of today’s active portable user.

Fifth generation of the Focus Blue Braille Display line, Full Press Release

Ai Squared/Freedom Scientific Releases ZoomText Fusion 11

ST. PETERSBURG, FL (USA), May 30, 2017 – Ai Squared® and Freedom Scientific® today announced the release of ZoomText® Fusion 11 for Windows®, bringing together the two leading accessibility software programs for the visually impaired – ZoomText and JAWS® – into a single package.

Ai Squared/Freedom Scientific Releases Zoomtext Fusion 11, Full Press Release

The Paciello Group Joins VFO

ST. PETERSBURG, FL and NASHUA, NEW HAMPSHIRE (USA), May 01, 2017 – VFO today announced it has acquired The Paciello Group (TPG), a marquee software accessibility firm providing website and application compliance solutions to enterprises throughout the world.

The Paciello Group Joins VFO, full press release

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M-Enabling Summit | Washington, D.C.

Date: June 12-14, 2017
Location: Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel, Washington, D.C., USA
Represented brands: AiSquared, Freedom Scientific, Optelec

M-Enabling Summit, more information

International Conference Vision 2017 | The Hague

Date: June 25th – 29th, 2017
Location: The Hague, The Netherlands
Represented brands: AiSquared, Freedom Scientific, Optelec, The Paciello Group

Vision 2017, more information

ICEVI European Conference | Bruges

Date: July 2nd – 7th, 2017
Location: Bruges, Belgium
Represented brands: AiSquared, Optelec

ICEVI 2017, more information

USBLN Annual Conference | Orlando, FL

Date: August 21-24 2017
Location: JW Marriott Grande Lakes Orlando, Orlando, FL., USA
Represented brands: AiSquared, Freedom Scientific, Optelec

USBLN Conference, more information