Equal Access for an Inclusive and Progressive Society
Date: 26th November, 2016 ; 5.00PM – 6:30PM.
Venue : Ramanujan Auditorium, Institute of Mathematical Sciences , 4th Cross Road, CIT Campus, Taramani, Chennai. Tamil Nadu., India.
Vidya Sagar and Connect Special cordially invite you to talk by Ms. Haben Girma on Equal Access for an Inclusive and Progressive Society.
Resource Persons :Ms. Haben Girma
Internationally acclaimed accessibility leader
An internationally acclaimed accessibility leader, Haben Girma has earned recognition as a White House “Champion of Change”, Forbes 30 under 30 leader, and BBC Women of Africa Hero. The first Deafblind person to graduate from Harvard Law School, Haben champions equal access to information for people with disabilities. She has been honored by President Barack Obama, President Bill Clinton, and many others.
Watch Haben teach 4,000 developers the connection between Disability & Innovation at Apple’s 2016 Worldwide Developers Conference.
Haben has been featured extensively in media round the world, including the BBC, CBS, Forbes, the Washington Post, MTV, NPR, and many more.