IC2 Full Day: Becoming An Assistive Technology “Maker” – A Hands-on Fabrication Workshop
Tuesday, June 27, 8:30am – 5:30pm
Member: Early Bird $215
Non-Member: Early Bird $285
Student: Early Bird $210
*Required: Essential Supplies Fee $30
Primary Subject Area: TBD
Content Level: TBD
The “Makers Movement” continues to gain moment nationally. Local, state and regional “maker spaces” are popping up across the country in order to fabricate device and products in a timely fashion. This workshop embraces rapid fabrication techniques using an assortments of sustainable and reusable materials for creation of assistive technology devices that can be used in multiple ways to maximize independence at home, work, school, and play. This hands-on fabrication workshop will discuss, demonstrate and provide participants with new tools, materials, and techniques for fabricating hundreds of assistive technology devices in minutes. In addition, participants will fabricate six different multiuse devices.
How to Register
This course is being offered during the pre-conference session of RESNA 2017. A separate fee is required for all pre-conference sessions. To register, click on the "Registration" and choose one of the following options:
- Full Conference with Pre-Conference Option - if you wish to register for this course as well as the full, three-day conference
- Canadian Two-Day (Wed. and Thurs.) with Pre-Conference Option - if you wish to register for this course and are approved for this special, two-day conference
- One-Day Conference (Wed., Thurs., or Fri.) with Pre-Conference Option - if you wish to register for this course as well as one day of the conference
- Pre-Conference Only - if you wish to only register for this course
Please note that this course may be cancelled if registration numbers are low.