AEBC Workshop - 1:30 PM - Friday, April 27th – Augmented Reality – Educational Series: Beacon Navigation Project. Alliance for Equality of Blind Canadians (AEBC) is hosting their annual National Conference at the Vancouver Hilton Metrotown - Address: 6083 McKay Avenue, Burnaby, BC V5H 2W7 – April 27th to April 29th, 2018
Join Albert Ruel, Canadian Council of the Blind, David Brun and Jim Taggart, Gateway Navigation CCC Limited at the Vancouver Hilton Metrotown Hotel. Exploring the potential and opportunities possible through BLE (Bluetooth low energy) beacons, smartphones and apps. Focusing on the importance of standardization and best practices to create consistent and repeatable experiences for users.
The workshop will utilize the Right-Hear accessible audio indoor navigation platform and app. Giving attendees the opportunity to experience and explore and augment their reality through accessibility zones created within the Hotel.
Before attending the conference or workshop. Remember to download the free Right-Hear App to experience indoor audio-based navigation:
For best audio experience when using Right-Hear. We recommend using a bone conducting headset to permit users to both hear the app and surrounding environment.
Right-Hear Accessibility Solution Technology Assisting Blind, Visually-Impaired and Anyone Requiring Digital Information to More Easily, Confidently and Independently Navigate Venues.