Accessibility Event Spotlight: ATIA 2023 Conference

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Accessibility Event Spotlight: ATIA 2023 Conference

This year’s Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) conference features an in-person exhibition and virtual sessions with manufacturers, sellers, and providers of AT products and services designed to enhance lives.

Jan 31, 2023

The Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA) is hosting its annual exhibition from Jan. 31 to Feb. 4 in Orlando, Florida at Caribe Royale Orlando Resort Hotel.

Showcasing the latest in assistive technology (AT) products, equipment, and systems, it is a yearly community gathering and educational forum for assistive technology practitioners, parents and caregivers, teachers, persons with disabilities, and more, to network, learn, and share.

For 23 years, the nonprofit membership organization has maintained its mission to: “serve as the collective voice of the assistive technology industry to help ensure that the best products and services are delivered to persons with disabilities.” ATIA 2023 will feature more than 3,200 special education and higher education teachers, program directors, service providers, therapists, workplace accommodations specialists and corporate accessibility teams from around the world, with exhibitions, educational sessions, and more from a wide range of participants. 

ATIA is an approved provider of Continuing Education Units (CEUs) ACVREP, AOTA, ASHA, CRCC, and IACET. Registrants can attend virtual or in-person sessions. Additional recorded sessions will be posted in the weeks following the conference

Registration for ATIA 2023 begins Monday, Jan. 30. Pre-conference seminars will be held Tuesday, Jan. 31 and Wednesday, Feb 1 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. A free Virtual Event Bundle will be available through April 30. Sponsors include Tobii Dynavox, Google, PRC-Saltillo, Microsoft, Humanware, and TextHelp. Session captioning is provided by accessible products and services ecosystem Habitat Learn.

Wide Range of Topics & Speakers 

Attendees can connect with various AT product and service providers during the exhibition hall grand opening Wednesday, Feb. 1 at 5:30 p.m. The conference begins the next morning at 8 a.m., with a welcoming keynote delivered by ATIA CEO David Dikter. 

ATIA 2023 hosts dozens of exhibitors and more than 100 live and recorded sessions, including educational discussions on a diverse range of topics by a vast array of speakers. These include professionals and practitioners within the accessibility, AT, and disability community, as well as teachers from various U.S. school districts. 

Sessions are organized into eight “strands” with various themes, such as:


Speakers include: 

All sessions will be available on demand via the ATIA conference website.

Learn more about the ATIA 2023 conference and virtual event by checking out this year’s agenda, session directory, and FAQs. Registration can be completed online. Contact ATIA for additional inquiries.

Written by Regina Jankowski

Regina Jankowski is a Senior Inbound Content Developer at Hypha HubSpot Development.

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