RoboBraille, Mainstream Inclusion at 2018 ICEVI Eastern European Conference

Photo from the opening of the 2018 ICEVI Eastern European Conference

In line with the conference theme of Inclusive Education, RoboBraille and the current RoboBraille projects in the Czech Republic and Slovakia were presented at the 2018 ICEVI Eastern European Conference held in Saratov, Russia, on September 27-29, 2018.

During the course of three days, the RoboBraille team engaged in many fruitful discussions and presented how technologies such as the RoboBraille service and digital alternate media libraries can be used to support independence and self-sufficiency amongst students with disabilities. The team also learned how the Russian educational system is transitioning towards inclusive education.

A brief summary of the conference was presented on TV Russia 1: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uMY98uWgJBI