CTEBVI Tipping Point 2021

Virtual Exhibit Hall

Welcome to the CTEBVI Virtual Exhibit Hall!

Below you will find a directory of exhibitors, followed by detailed information and resources from each exhibitor.

Each exhibitor has listed the times they are available to meet you live in the Zoom Exhibit Hall. Once on Zoom, select "Breakout Rooms" from the meeting toolbar, and choose the Breakout Room for the exhibitor you wish to visit. Please make sure you're using Zoom version 5.3.0 or higher in order to choose between Breakout Rooms.

You can check the Schedule Overview of all exhibitors' available times to help plan your Virtual Exhibit Hall experience. You can also connect with exhibitors and other Exhibit Hall visitors in the #exhibit-hall channel on Slack.

Enjoy!



Academy of Music for the Blind

Academy of Music for the Blind (AMB) is a non-profit school solely dedicated to educating talented blind music students from 5-to-18 years of age. AMB offers an All-Day Saturday program Online and Onsite in Whittier, CA. AMB Curriculum includes: Piano, Guitar, Winds, Drums/Percussion, Voice, Composing, Ear Training, Theory, Mobility/Dance, Braille Music, Computers/Music Recording, and Social Skills.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Saturday: 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.OurAmb.org

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@ouramb.org

Access Ingenuity

Access Ingenuity is an independent accessibility and consulting firm. We help clients make their documents and websites accessible to people with disabilities, help end-users access accessible content and provide assistive technology to help people with disabilities maintain their independence.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 11am
Friday: 9am - 11am
Saturday: 11am - 2pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.accessingenuity.com


Get in Touch

Email us at: ianr@accessingenuity.com

Actual Tactuals Braille

A Comprehensive Step-by-Step Method for Teaching Braille Reading and Writing. Easy to Use-in class, at home, or virtually. Useful from beginning reader thru high school.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.actualtactuals.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: ActualTactuals@gmail.com

American Printing House for the Blind

At APH, we believe in empowering people who are blind or visually impaired by providing accessible and innovative products, materials and services for lifelong success. Our vision is for a future with no barriers, where all are welcome. We are the worldwide leader in designing innovative lifelong learning solutions for children and adults who are blind or visually impaired. In this fast-changing world, we believe in the power and necessity of opening the doors to educational success, satisfying employment, social inclusion, active citizenship, and personal well-being.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 12pm - 2pm
Friday: 12pm - 2pm


Join APH in the exhibit booth on Thursday, April 15. You can chat with presenters William Freeman from 12-1 p.m. and Karen Poppe from 1-2 p.m.. Olaya Landa-Vialard will be in the booth from 12-2 p.m. to answer all your questions about APH’s Connect Center.

On Friday, April 16, presenter William Freeman will be back in the exhibit booth from 12-1 p.m. and braille product expert Joe Hodge will join the booth from 1-2 p.m.. We can’t wait to talk to you about our products and services at CTEBVI 2021!


Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.aph.org


Please check out the following videos:

And the following links:


Get in Touch

Email Jim Sullivan
Director of Social Enterprise:
jsullivan@aph.org

Blind Abilities

The most comprehensive resource for Assistive Technology, Accessible Devices, Blind and Low Vision Technology, iPhone demonstrations, success Stories, Job Insights, College and Career Pathways and all with a Blindness Perspective.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9:15am - 11:45am
Friday: 9am - 2pm
Saturday: 9am - 2pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.blindabilities.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: JeffThompson@BlindAbilities.com

Braille Wear

Embroidered Braille and/or Print on totes, aprons, and T-shirts. Unique gifts, a variety of styles and designs. Described in detail. Taking custom orders. Get creative.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 10:15am - 3:45pm
Friday: 10am - 1pm and 3pm - 5pm
Saturday: 10am - 4pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.braillewear.shop/


Get in Touch

Email us at: braillewear4u@gmail.com

California Department of Rehabilitation

We help Californians with disabilities obtain and retain employment and maximize their ability to live independently in their communities.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm and 2pm-5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.dor.ca.gov

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: BlindInfo@dor.ca.gov

California School for the Blind

The California School for the Blind provides intensive educational services to students who have primary learning needs related to their visual impairment. The school serves as a statewide resource to provide expertise to Local Education Agencies (LEAs) and families in evidenced based assessment, specialized curriculum, cutting-edge research and technology, and innovative models of instruction that prepare students for adult life.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.csb-cde.ca.gov


Get in Touch

Email us at: aamandi@csb-cde.ca.gov

CViConnect

The CViConnect iPad app provides visual accessibility activities to address students' curricular and IEP goals. The app captures statistical data about student interactions, including utilizing the iPad's forward facing camera to collect eye tracking data. This information can then be used to tailor content to an individual student's needs.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 10am
Friday: 4pm - 5pm
Saturday: 11am - 12pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
cviconnect.co

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: stephanies@cviconnect.co

Dancing Dots

Dancing Dots is the company that enables visually impaired musicians to independently read, write and record their music. Sighted non-specialists can prepare scores in print music notation that can automatically be converted and presented in the user's chosen mix of braille music, talking score, musical cues, magnified print or standard print notation. Publisher of braille music courses. Distributes Canute 360 multi-line braille device, 6dot Braille Label Maker, embossers and various braille displays.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 1pm - 4pm
Friday: 1pm - 3pm
Saturday: 10am - 3pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.DancingDots.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@DancingDots.com

D.I Electronics

We research and develop assistive technology devices for the visually impaired. Our Product “Qwertycase” is World’s first smartphone-patchable wireless keyboard for the visually impaired.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 3pm - 5pm
Friday: 3pm - 5pm


Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.qwertycase.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: choi@qwertycase.com

Dream Vision Group

Dream Vision Group is a peer-to-peer network specializing in blindness and low vision products and people. Training. Support. Solutions. We will meet you where you are. You tell us where you want to go.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.dreamvisiongroup.org

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@dreamvisiongroup.org

Guide Dogs for the Blind

Since 1942, Guide Dogs for the Blind (GDB) has been creating partnerships between people, dogs, and communities. With exceptional client services and a robust network of instructors, puppy raisers, donors, and volunteers, we prepare highly qualified guide dogs to serve and empower individuals who are blind or visually impaired from throughout the United States and Canada.




Resources

Our website:
www.guidedogs.com



Get in Touch

Visit our contact page:
www.guidedogs.com/meet-gdb/contact-us

HIMS, Inc.

HIMS is a leading provider of refreshable braille. With the release of the all-new BrailleSense 6, HIMS leads the industry in bringing mainstream power and performance to braille users in school, at work, at home, and everywhere in between.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
hims-inc.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: thomas@hims-inc.com

HumanWare

HumanWare develops a range of highly intuitive and intelligent solutions that empower visually impaired students by helping them to succeed in the classroom. From advanced Braille products and electronic magnifiers to digital talking book players and beyond, HumanWare’s products allow low vision and blind students to fully participate in their curriculum. Looking for more support with HumanWare’s products? Discover the HumanWare Buddy App! It is the perfect tool to learn, teach and interact with its comprehensive lessons and resource materials.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 10:30am and 2pm-4pm
Friday: 9am - 12pm
Saturday: 9am - 12pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.humanware.com

Also check out the following videos:

And the following brochures:


Get in Touch

Email us at: kevin.hughes@humanware.com

IPEVO Inc.

We are IPEVO, a design company dedicated to creating teaching, learning, presentation, and communication tools for the connected world, with a focus on Document Cameras. IPEVO has been leading the communication and visual transmission industry for more than 10 years and is the number one choice for educators across the globe.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 11am

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.ipevo.com

Also check out:

The IPEVO Wishpool at CTEBVI

Share your story or "wish" with us and enter to receive an IPEVO product as our gift to you.

IPEVO Wishpool is a program that aims to provide free helpful resources to educators, students, parents, low vision individuals, artists, and other professionals who may be in need of an IPEVO solution to perform their duties.

Follow this link to enter the IPEVO Wishpool.


Get in Touch

Email us at: oscartu@ipevo.com

Irie-AT Low-Vision & Braille

Irie-AT is a distributor and training center for a wide range of braille and low-vision products. At Irie-AT, we don't sell boxes; we specialize in providing excellent and affordable solutions, training and service. Look for an Irie-AT reseller in your area!



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm
Friday: 9am - 12pm and 1pm - 4pm
Saturday: 9am - 12pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.irie-at.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: sales@irie-at.com

Los Angeles Unified School District

Embracing our diversity to educate L.A.'s youth, ensure academic achievement and empower tomorrow's leaders. We are L.A. Unified. L.A. Unified will be a progressive global leader in education, providing a dynamic and inspiring learning experience where all students graduate ready for success.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our websites:
www.lausd.net
www.teachinla.com


Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: laura.tofft@lausd.net

National Braille Press

National Braille Press empowers the blind and visually impaired with programs, materials, and technology supporting braille literacy and learning through touch. We offer braille books and tactile products for braille readers of all ages.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 1pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.nbp.org


Get in Touch

Email us at: agrima@nbp.org

NorthState Assistive Technology

NorthState AT is the leader in ultra portable and wearable technology for the visually impaired student. The Revo2Go WIN, IGoPro, MagniLink Tab are just a few of the tablet systems we offer. Located in Northern California with representatives around the State, NorthState AT is positioned to be your technology supplier no matter your location.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.NorthStateAT.com


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@northstateat.com

OrCam

OrCam delivers increased independence to people who are blind, visually impaired or have reading challenges – empowering them to study, to work, and throughout their daily activities. OrCam MyEye is a wearable with a smart camera that attaches to an eyeglass frame, enabling you to read, recognize faces and identify products & more. OrCam Read is a handheld device using intuitive point-and-click operation, that seamlessly reads text aloud – from any printed surface or digital screen.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 10am - 2pm
Friday: 10am - 2pm
Saturday: 10am - 2pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.orcam.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: bob.serian@orcam.com

Overflow Biz, Inc.

Overflow Provides a paperless, refreshable, and mechanical braille slate Versa Slate and a real-time screen sharing service with advanced video magnifier on iPhone and MacBook Flowy. With Versa Slate, you don't need to worry about braille paper and battery to write a braille memo. And you don't have to depend on the presenter's voice if you have Flowy App on your iPhone.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.atoverflow.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: jake@atoverflow.com

PlayopolisToys

PlayopolisToys sells toys for children after birth through early elementary school. We specialize in sensory toys that invite play with appealing colors, fascinating shapes, distinctive textures, and attention-grabbing lights and sounds. Toys well suited for inclusive play and the needs of the blind and visually impaired.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 11am - 1:30pm
Friday: 10m - 12pm and 1pm - 3pm
Saturday: 11am - 3pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.playopolistoys.com

We are offering a special promotion for this year's CTEBVI Conference: Use coupon code CTEBVI2021 at checkout and receive a 10% discount plus free shipping on orders of $61.00 or more before the discount. This offer is valid through April 30, 2021.


Get in Touch

Email us at: christina@playopolistoys.com

SENSEE

SENSEE publishes books with letters, pictures, braille and tactile graphics that both the sighted and the visually impaired can enjoy. With its cutting edge technology, SENSEE publishes high quality braille books quickly at affordable prices.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.sensee.world

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: kimsy@withni.com

Sonja Biggs Educational Services, Inc.

We are an agency that contracts with different LEA's (Districts, COE's, Charter schools, etc.) to provide comprehensive VI related services. We have a team of amazing credentialed TVIs and O&Ms and also provide support positions for students who benefit from 1:1 support. Our 1:1 supports are known as Independence Specialists and we have another position called Intervener that is trained to work specifically with deaf-blind students. We are HIRING for 2021-2022 school year!



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 1pm - 3pm
Saturday: 1pm - 3pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.sbesinc.com


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@sbesinc.com

Sterling Adaptives

Let us support you and your students! We offer FREE training on all products purchased, and educational discounts.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm
Friday: 10am - 1pm and 2pm - 4pm
Saturday: 9am - 10am and 1:30pm - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.sterlingadaptives.com


Get in Touch

Email us at: lesley@sterlingadaptives.com

Sweetman Systems

Operating out of Southern California since 1989, Sweetman Systems provides system integration, product installation, and customized configuration services for a wide range of adaptive hardware and software. We also provide training which is tailored to meet the needs of the user.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday:
12pm - 2pm Low Vision Products
3pm - 5pm Braille Products

Friday:
9am - 11:30am Braille Products
12pm - 3pm Low Vision Products

Saturday:
12pm - 3pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.sweetmansystems.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: sue@sweetmansystems.com

Taptilo Braille Literacy

Taptilo makes Braille Education engaging and fun! Remote and classroom instruction! Your Students will never want to put it down. Come find out what's new!



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.taptilo.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: tyler@taptilo.com

Teaching Students with Visual Impairments

TVI develops resources related to the Expanded Core Curriculum, offers teaching strategies, professional development opportunities, information, and more for classroom teachers and others involved in helping blind or visually impaired students become successful members of their communities.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 1pm
Friday: 9am - 10am and 1pm - 3pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.teachingvisuallyimpaired.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: c.willings@teachingvisuallyimpaired.com

The Seeing Eye Inc.

The Seeing Eye breeds and raises puppies to become Seeing Eye dogs, trains Seeing Eye dogs to guide blind people, instructs blind people in the proper use, handling, and care of the dogs and conducts and supports research on canine health and development.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.seeingeye.org


Get in Touch

Email us at: whitec@seeingeye.org

Verbit

Verbit drives accessibility & inclusion with trusted Transcription and Audio Description tools to help all students, consumers and individuals participate equally.



Schedule

Please follow this link to schedule a time to meet with us.



Resources

Our website:
www.verbit.ai

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: gabriela@verbit.ai

ViewPlus Technologies

Since 2000, ViewPlus has developed many braille printers, hybrid ink/braille printers, touchpads and a Suite of Software solutions developed to be scalable; running on the small portable personal braille printer to the larger production hybrid printers. Our choice in the technology used in our embossers enables us to be the industry-leading manufacturer of high-definition tactile graphics and now also in braille. All are intended to make information accessible.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 9am - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.viewplus.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: sales@viewplus.com

Vispero

Freedom Scientific, Enhanced Vision, and Optelec brands

Vispero is the world’s largest assistive technology provider for the visually impaired, with brands including Freedom Scientific, Enhanced Vision, and Optelec. We develop and deliver innovative solutions that enable blind and low vision individuals to reach their full potential – to gain an education, obtain employment, succeed in professional careers, and live independently throughout their lives.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 11am - 1pm
Friday: 11am - 1pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.vispero.com

CTEBVI Vispero Welcome Video:


Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@vispero.com

Wayfinder Family Services

We provide multifaceted services to people of all ages and varying levels of vision loss.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 9am - 3pm
Friday: 9am - 3pm
Saturday: 9am - 4pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.wayfinderfamily.org


Get in Touch

Email us at: jparrish@wayfinderfamily.org

Wolf Products Inc.

Makers of Math Window mathematics teaching aids. Available in basic math, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus. Featuring moveable braille to simplify problem solving.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 10am - 12pm
Friday: 10am - 12pm
Saturday: 10am - 12pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.mathwindow.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: wolfproductsinc@gmail.com

YesAccessible!

TypeAbility software is the foremost Computer & Keyboarding Tutor for the Blind! Ages 9-99: Learn to Type Fast, Take Dictation, Navigate & Edit, and Use a Computer! Interactive & humorous, too! Uses JAWS or Fusion for its speech engine. Windows only compatible.



Schedule

Come visit our Breakout Room in the Zoom Exhibit Hall during the following times:

Thursday: 1pm - 5pm
Friday: 9am - 5pm
Saturday: 3pm - 5pm

Check the Schedule Overview



Resources

Our website:
www.yesaccessible.com

Also check out:


Get in Touch

Email us at: info@yesaccessible.com

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