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Join us for an enlightening online panel discussion as we delve into the world of braille and tactile signage, crucial components of creating inclusive environments. This event aims to foster a deeper understanding of braille and tactile signage and their impact on individuals with low or no vision, as well as their vital role in emergency situations.


Learn from experts in the field about design considerations and gain insights into the experiences and needs of individuals who rely on braille and tactile signage in their daily lives.


Our expert panelists bring a wealth of knowledge in accessibility, design, fabrication, and emergency services. Have your chance to engage in discussion and ask our esteemed thought leaders questions


Panelists:

  • Colette Parras - Principal, Narrativist Design, M.Arch, Architect (NL) BFA (Hons.) SEGD member, Rick Hansen Foundation Accessibility Certification Technical Subcommittee
  • David Brun - Founder and Director, Gateway Navigations
  • Rick Cheung - Assistant Chief, Vancouver Fire Rescue Services
  • Allison Moz - Wayfinding Partner, eyecandy Signs, Nova Scotia Accessibility Directorate committee, CNIB Atlantic Chapter

This event is open to anyone interested in the realms of accessibility, design, fabrication, and advocacy. Whether you're an accessibility professional, a designer, fabricator, student, or simply curious about creating more inclusive spaces, this panel discussion is for you.

Special thanks to our generous sponsor Entro for helping to make this event possible.


SEGD Vancouver chapter is volunteer run and we strive to keep our event ticket costs low. Our events are open to everyone, regardless of your ability to pay. If you require financial assistance to attend an event, please reach out to us at vancouver-chapter@segd.org


We look forward to seeing you there,

Genevieve & Cristina


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