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June 17 - 19, 2019 | Washington, DC
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M-Enabling Summit

Plenary session panel of speakers

Accessibility: Transforming Users’ Experience

The M-Enabling Summit Conference and Showcase is dedicated to promoting accessible and assistive technology for senior citizens and users of all abilities. It is an annual meeting place for all who create and contribute accessible ICT products, services, connected devices and consumer technologies.  With its theme of “Accessibility: Transforming Users’ Experience”, the 2019 M-Enabling Summit will provide a platform for empowering technologies and focus on next-generation innovations and breakthroughs for users of all abilities.

New accessible technologies are rapidly transforming the way users interact with digital interfaces. The M-Enabling Summit is the ideal venue to support independent living in an interconnected world for seniors and persons with disabilities. These technological advances are becoming an essential differentiator in gaining a competitive advantage. The M-Enabling program is designed to give participants the tools, knowledge, and networking opportunities to implement into their everyday lives in this rapidly expanding market of assistive and accessible technologies.

Bringing together professionals, corporations, service organizations, and key thought leaders, the M-Enabling Summit is an all-inclusive conference and showcase featuring innovative technology, mobile applications, connected devices, and services for more than one-billion users worldwide.

The 8th edition of the M-Enabling Summit Global Conference and Showcase will be held June 17-19 at the Renaissance Arlington Capital View Hotel in Washington, DC and integrates the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) Annual Conference.

Key Topics include:

  • Smart Cities for All “Last Mile” Solutions
  • Artificial Intelligence for User Interfaces
  • IoT and Robots for Smart Homes
  • Real World End User Experience 
  • Accessible Media Platforms Entertainment 
  • Self-Driving and Autonomous Mobility
  • Augmented Reality
  • International Trends in Digital Accessibility 
  • IAAP & W3C: Artificial Intelligence for Web Accessibility 
  • Baby Boomer Strategies 
  • Higher Education

What Attendees Have to Say About the Summit:

“If I would need to choose only one conference abroad this year, that would definitely be the M-Enabling Summit“

“The most thought-provoking and engaging conference in the sector“

“A must-do in my calendar from a learning, information-giving and networking point of view”

Supporting Organizations:

AAPD-The American Association of People with Disabilities website American Council of the Blind website AFB-American Foundation for the Blind website Bridging Apps website
GARI - Global Accessibility Reporting Initiative website Hearing Loss Association of America website International Association of Accessibility website Knowbility website
MWF - Mobile & Wireless Forum website NAD website National Federation of the Blind TDI–Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing website
The Viscardi Center website Zero Project for a World without Barriers website    

In Cooperation with:

ITU - International Telecommunication Union

Featured Activities:

FCC Chairman’s AAA Awards 
Smart Cities Forum

Higher Education Forum

Networking Sessions

End User Solutions Demo Tanks

IAAP A11y Professionals Sessions

Corporate Sponsors:

Accenture website AccessibilityOz
Aequum - Global Business Accessibility AfterShokz website
Amazon American Printing House
AT&T Audioeye
Barrier Break Consumer Technology Association
CSD - Communication Service for the Deaf CTIA
Essential Accessibility foxit Software
Hewlett Packard J5 Marketing
JPMorgan Chase & Co. Leonard Cheshire
Oculus from facebook Sprint
T-Mobile Verizon
Uber Verbit
World Institute on Disability  

Media Partners:

Ability Magazine, website Diverseability Magazine website website  
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