Ai Squared Contact Person: Scott Moore Address: Post Office Box 669 Manchester Center, VT 05255-0669 Phone: (802)362-3612 Fax: (802)362-1670 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.aisquared.com Product Description: ZoomText XTRA, screen magnification & screen reading software.
American Foundation For The Blind Contact Person: Mark Uslan Address: 11 Penn Plaza, Suite 300 New York, NY 10001 Phone: (212)502-7638 Fax: (212)502-7773 Email: email@example.com Website: www.afb.org/afb/ Product Description: Conducts evaluations of assistive technology and maintains the Careers and Technology Information Bank, a database of employed blind people who are willing to discuss their jobs and the technology they use.
American Printing House For The Blind Contact Person: Jan Carroll Address: 1839 Frankfort Avenue Post Office Box 6085 Louisville, KY 40206-0085 Phone: (502)895-2405 Fax: (502)899-2363 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.aph.org Product Description: Talking software & products for the visually impaired from A.P.H.
American Thermoform Corporation Contact Person: Ruth Haggen Address: 2311 Travers Avenue City Of Commerce, CA 90040-1623 Phone: (323)723-9021 Fax: (323)728-8877 Email: email@example.com Website: www.americanthermoform.com Product Description: Manufacturer and distributors of Braille equipment and material for the blind and visually impaired.
Applied Learning Corporation Contact Person: Jim Barrett Address: 1376 Glen Hardie Road Wayne, PA 19087 Phone: (610)688-6866 Fax: (610)688-6866 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.coast-resources.com/appliedlearning Product Description: Adaptive computer keyboards: Experience single-hand, stick or single-finger, head or mouth stick, "expanded" model for tremors or low vision, two-hand ergonomic design.
Arkenstone, Inc. Contact Person: Renee Clark Address: NASA-Ames Building Moffett Complex Building 23, Post Office Box 215 Moffett Field, CA 94035-0215 Phone: (800)444-4443 Fax: (650)603-8887 Email: email@example.com Website: www.arkenstone.org Product Description: Reading systems and talking maps for blind, visually impaired, or learning disabled individuals.
Bartimaeus Group Contact Person: Glenn Smith Address: 1481 Chain Bridge Road, Suite 100 McLean, VA 22101 Phone: (703)442-5023 Fax: (703)734-8381 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.bartsite.com
Product Description: Interactive training CD for the visually impaired.
Freedom Scientific Blind/Low Vision Group 11800 31st Court North St. Petersburg, FL 33716-1805 Sales & Information: 800-444-4443 (within US) Sales & Information: 727-803-8000 (worldwide) Email: Info@FreedomScientific.com Website: www.freedomscientific.com Product Description: Notetakers and other products for the blind and visually impaired.
Blista-Brailletec GGmbH Contact Person: Max Lange Address: Industriestr. 11 Marburg, GERMANY 35041 Phone: (+49)642-18020 Fax: (+49)642-180214 Email: email@example.com Website: www.brailletec.de Product Description: Brailletec makes equipment for note-taking, writing, and printing in Braille. Tactile graphics and talking scientific equipment are also specialties.
Computer Application Specialties Company P.O. Box 22219 Lincoln, NE 68542-2219 Phone: (402) 423-4782 FAX: (402) 423-5154 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: http://www.c-a-s.com/ Product Description: Edit-PC a direct-entry braille production tool for transcribers. Braille2000 is fully compatible with ED-IT PC and is able to read and write "ABT" kinds of files. But Braille2000 with its New Millennium technology is also XML aware: you can read and write braille XML files as well as translate XML print text into braille.
Columbia Lighthouse For The Blind Contact Person: Matt Ater Address: 1421 P Street, N.W. Washington, DC 20005 Phone: (202)462-2900 Fax: (202)462-4717 Email: email@example.com Website: www.clb.org Product Description: The Assistive Technology Center is a full service technology program. Product sales, national training, assessments and demos are just a few.
Compusult Limited Contact Person: Paul Mitten Address: 40 Bannister Street Post Office Box 1000 Mt. Pearl, NF, A1N 3C9 CANADA Phone: (709)745-7914 Fax: (709)745-7927 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Website: www.hear-it.com Product Description: Compusult develops and sells assistive devices for the blind and visually impaired for personal and workplace applications. These products include ScanTELL, DigiCite, Responder, Vindicator, Textalk, SounText and AcuVoice. Compusult also designs and implements custom speech technology solutions.
DAISY Consortium Contact Person: Kjell Hansson Address: Swedish Library Of Talking Books S-122 88 Enskede, SWEDEN Phone: (011)468-399350 Fax: (011)468-6599467 Email: email@example.com Website: www.daisy.org Product Description: The DAISY Consortium is establishing the International Standard for the production, exchange, and use of the next generation of Digital Talking Books. The DAISY Consortium is made up of organizations world-wide serving persons who are blind or print disabled.
Dancing Dots Contact Person: Bill McCann, President, Dancing Dots Address: 1754 Quarry Lane P.O. Box 927 Valley Forge, PA 19482 Phone: 610-783-6692 Fax: 610-783-6732 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org on the web: www.dancingdots.com
Product Description: For people who need Braille scores fast: The GOODFEEL (TM) Braille Music Translator from Dancing Dots automates transcription of Braille music. Converts various music file formats. Now supports lyrics! Scanning optional; no page limit. GOODFEEL 2.0 is a 32-bit Windows program with full documentation online. Compatible with Cakewalk. Free demo available.
Dolphin Computer Access Group Dolphin Computer Access 60 East Third Avenue Suite 301 San Mateo, CA 94401 Phone: 1 (650) 3487401 Tel (Toll Free): +1 866 797 5921 Fax: +1 (650) 348 7403 Email: email@example.com Website: http://www.dolphinuk.co.uk/index.asp Product Description: Integrated solutions for visually impaired computer users in magnification, speech & Braille.
Duxbury Systems, Inc. Contact Person: Neal Kuniansky Address: 270 Littleton Road, Unit 6 Westford, MA 01886-3523 Phone: (978)692-3000 Fax: (978)692-7912 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Easy to use Braille translation/word processing software, includes built-in Nemeth (math Braille); foreign language Braille, interline printing, and much more. For Windows (NT, 95, 3.1), DOS, Macintosh. Also, MegaDots - braille translation/word processing software.
EmacSpeak, Inc. Contact Person: T. V. Raman Email: email@example.com Product Description: Emacspeak is a speech interface that allows visually impaired users to interact independently and efficiently with the computer. Available free of cost on the Internet, Emacspeak has dramatically changed how the author and hundreds of blind and visually impaired users around the world interact with the personal computer and the Internet.
En-Vision America, Inc. Contact Person: Philip Raistrick Address: 1013 Porter Lane Normal, IL 61761 Phone: (309)452-3088 Fax: (309)452-3643 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: En-Vision America manufactures a product called i.d. mate. It is a portable electronic device that uses bar codes to identify items in the home and workplace for anyone visually impaired.
Enabling Technologies Company Contact Person: Tony Schenk Address: 1601 N.E. Braille Place Stuart, FL 34957 Phone: (561)225-3687 Fax: (561)225-3299 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Manufacturer of Braille embossers and Braille and print devices.
Enhanced Vision Systems, Inc. 17911 Sampson Lane Huntington Beach, CA 92647 Fax: (714)374-1821 Product Description: Enhanced Vision Systems is the manufacturer of innovative products for low vision. Jordy glasses; a portable, head-mounted color camera and display system and the new MERLIN CCTV.
Ergomart.com PO Box 710130 Dallas TX 75371 Phone: (888) 420-3200 or (214) 747-3746 Fax: (214) 742-3746 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Quality ergonomic, adaptive, assistive products for the cost-conscious customer who expects concise information coupled with solid service.
Contact Person: Ioan Montane Address: 34, rue du General BRUNET 75019 Paris, FRANCE Phone: (011)331-53728510 Fax: (011)331-42019840 Email: email@example.com Website: www.eurobraille.fr Product Description: DRACULAwin and DRACULAvox original Braille and voice synthesis screen reader for different versions of Windows. A family of Braille equipment from 20 to 84 characters.
GW Micro, Inc. Contact Person: Sonja Morgan Address: 725 Airport North Office Park Fort Wayne, IN 46825 Phone: (219)489-3671 Fax: (219)489-2608 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Computer hardware and software for persons who are blind, visually impaired or have learning disabilities.
Freedom Scientific Blind/Low Vision Group
11800 31st Court North St. Petersburg, FL 33716-1805 Sales & Information: 800-444-4443 (within US) Sales & Information: 727-803-8000 (worldwide) Email: Info@FreedomScientific.com Product Description: Screen reading & screen magnification software for the blind & visually impaired.
Handy Tech NOTE: Humanware is the USA distributor. Contact Person: Rick Plescia Address: 6245 King Road Loomis, CA 95650 Phone: (916)652-7253 Fax: (916)652-7296 Distributor Email: email@example.com Distributor Website: www.humanware.com Company Website: www.handytech.de Our main products are Braille Output Units (Braille Displays) which make it possible for the blind to work with computer systems. These products include the Braille Wave portable braille note taker, the Bookworm portable braille book reader, and many others.
HIMS, Inc.hims-inc.com Contact Person: April Foster Address: 4616 W. Howard Ln, Suite 960 Austin, TX 78728 Phone: 888.520.4467 Fax: 512.837.2011 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: HIMS manufactures video magnifiers, Braille notetakers, Braille displays and daisy book players for individuals blind and visually impaired.
IBM Special Needs Systems Contact Person: Paul Luther Address: Marketing And Program Manager 11400 Burnet Road Austin, TX 78758 Phone: (512)838-4893 Fax: (512)838-9367 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Come visit us at the IBM Special Needs Systems booth numbers 45 & 46 and learn about solutions available for persons who have disabilities. We will be featuring a new accessibility solution called, Home Page Reader - a self-voicing browser.
Independent Living Aids, Inc. Contact Person: Marvin Sandler Address: 27 East Mall Plainview, NY 11803-4404 Phone: (800)537-2118 Fax: (516)752-3135 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Mail order catalog featuring over 700 innovative products for blind & visually impaired individuals and persons with hearing and physical disabilities.
InfoCon, Inc. Contact Person: Aaron Rawlins Address: 4550 North Pershing Avenue, Suite 7 Stockton, CA 95207 Phone: (209)478-7075 Fax: (209)478-7074 Email: email@example.com Product Description: InfoCon is a company that converts books into Large Print. The InfoCon process uses digital technology to generate the highest level of quality text and graphics for the visually impaired. InfoCon books are bound with a hard full-color cover and stitched professionally to ensure beautiful and long lasting books.
Infogrip, Inc. Contact Person: Liza Jacobs Address: 1141 East Main Street Ventura, CA 93001 Phone: (805)652-0770 Fax: (805)652-0880 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Infogrip's Options Catalog is the complete source for computer access & ergonomic solutions. We carry computer keyboards, pointing devices, switches, educational software, mounting devices & ergonomic supports.
Innoventions, Inc. Contact Person: Tom Winter Address: 5921 South Middlefield Road, Suite 102 Littleton, CO 80123-2877 Phone: (303)797-6554 Fax: (303)727-4940 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Magni-Cam electronic magnifier system - portable, compatible magnification for low vision.
IntelliTools, Inc. Contact Person: Joan Cunningham Address: 55 Leveroni Court, Suite 9 Novato, CA 94949-5751 Phone: (415)382-5959 Fax: (415)382-5950 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: IntelliTools is the Developer & Manufacturer of IntelliKeys, the Award Winning Alternative Keyboard, & Publisher of Accessible Adaptable Software for People with Disabilities. Programs include Creativity Tools for Macintosh and Windows computers, math and language arts curriculum software.
JBliss Imaging Systems Contact Person: Karin August Address: Post Office Box 1746 Los Altos, CA 94023 Phone: (408)557-6748 Fax: (408)246-5735 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Products for people with low vision and blindness including VIPinfoSoft, ezVIP, and VIPintoNet.
Kurzweil Educational Systems Contact Person: Mario Ball Address: 14 Crosby Drive Bedford, MA 01730 Phone: 781.276.0657 FAX: 781.276.0650 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Text to speech software for the learning disabled. Software which converts text to speech for the blind and visually impaired.
MagniSight, Inc. Contact Person: Richard Kendal Address: Post Office Box 2653 3360 Adobe Court Colorado Springs, CO 80907 Phone: (719)578-8893 Fax: (719)578-9887 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Manufacturer of quality CCTV products for the visually impaired.
Contact Person: Edgar Matias Address: 600 Rexdale Boulevard, Suite 1204 Toronto M9W 6T4 CANADA Phone: (416)749-3124 Fax: (416)740-4132 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Half-QWERTY one-handed keyboard software allows a regular keyboard to function as a one-handed keyboard, at speeds of up to 91% of two-handed rate.
Mindmaker, Inc. Contact Person: Lordita Canlas Address: 224 Airport Parkway, Suite 550 San Jose, CA 95110 Phone: (408)467-9200 Fax: (408)467-9202 Email: email@example.com Product Description: TextAssist Pro is a text reading agent that can read out loud from any Windows-based application. You can easily use it to read email messages, WEB pages and other documents, or even teach it recite poetry or sing songs!
Ontario Rehabilitation Technology Consortium Contact Person: Dayle Levine Address: Bloorview MacMillan Centre 350 Rumsey Road Toronto, Ontario, M4G 1R8 CANADA Phone: (416)425-6220 Fax: (416)425-1634 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: The ORTC, a R & D consortia, and its commercial partners are proud to display the commercially available VisAble Calculator, software upgrades for the Virtual Reality Mouse, new vision product prototypes, ListenUp!, Midimate, DrivePoint, Extender and recently translated versions of the WiViK product line into Danish, German, French and Swedish.
Optelec U.S., Inc. Contact Person: Natalie Crosier Address: 6 Lyberty Way Westford, MA 01886 Phone: (800)828-1056 Fax: (978)692-6073 Email: email@example.com
Product Description: Optelec is pleased to be premiering their complete new line of on-screen video magnifiers. Designed by users, for users, see our new sleek design, ergonomically-designed controls and auto-focus. As a Low Vision Industry leader, Optelec (a Tieman Company) is now setting the standard for the new millennium. Stop by and see what all the talk is about!
Origin Instruments Corporation Contact Person: Melvin Dashner Address: 854 Greenview Drive Grand Prairie, TX 75050-2438 Phone: (972)606-8740 Fax: (972)606-8741 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Manufacturer of HeadMouse (TM), SofType (TM), and Dragger (TM). These products replace the functionality of a standard desktop mouse and keyboard for people who are unable to use their hands.
Pitney Bowes Office Systems Contact Person: Dawnyielle Peeples Address: 100 Oakview Drive Trumbull, CT 06611 Phone: (203)365-7021 Fax: (203)365-6156 Product Description: The Universal Access Copier System was designed to meet the needs of people with disabilities. The system incorporates speech recognition, extra large touch screen interface, Braille labeling on control panel and keyboard.
PLEXTOR Co., Ltd. Contact Person: Hiroyuki Murakami Address: Kyodo Bldg (Tokyo Ekimae) 4-21 Yaesu, 1-Chome Chuo-ku, Tokyo, 103-0028 JAPAN Phone: (+81)335-178061 Fax: (+81)335-178065 Email: email@example.com Product Description: CD-based digital talking book player, "PLEXTALK".
Pulse Data International, Inc. Contact Person: Mark Goodkin Address: 351 Thornton Road, Suite 119 Lithia Springs, GA 30057 Phone: (888)734-8439 Fax: (770)732-8580 Email: PDI_INC@compuserve.com Product Description: Experience Pulse Data's - Simple-to-use SmartView video magnifiers (CCTV'S), with superb full color and crisp B/W displays, which are available as Stand-alone units, or with Computer-interface; Portable ViewPoint II systems, also with Computer-interface; Unique "Smart Keys" and "Smart Keyboard Organizers" with on-screen displays of Time, Day, Date, Calculator, Electronic Rolodex, Appointment Calendar, Memo Pad. PDI - "The Smart Choice!"
Quantum Technologies Contact Person: Tim Connell (Australia & world), Chris Foster (US) Address: 6245 King Road Loomis, CA 95650 Phone: (800) 722-3393 (US) Email: firstname.lastname@example.org,email@example.com Product Description: Quantum Technology is an Australian company specializing in the development, manufacture and distribution of technology solutions for people with vision impairment. Products include: Mountbatten - electronic braillewriter, Nomad - accessible multimedia tactile graphic board, braille translator, and others.
Recording For The Blind & Dyslexic Contact Person: Annemarie Cooke Address: 20 Roszel Road Princeton, NJ 08540 Phone: (609)520-8080 Fax: (609)520-7990 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: RFB&D is a national nonprofit organization serving people with print disabilities. We provide on-loan recorded textbooks at all academic levels.
Repro-Tronics, Inc. Contact Person: Dave Skrivanek Address: 75 Carver Avenue Westwood, NJ 07675 Phone: (201)722-1880 Fax: (201)722-1881 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Repro-Tronics will be demonstrating hardware and software for the creation and production of Tactile graphical images. Products include the Tactile Image Enhancer, Flexi-Paper, Thermo-Pen and the Tactile Graphic Designer series of software. Graphic designs can be produced either as a print or embossed output.
Revolution Enterprises, Inc./Handiworks Contact Person: Maressa Fox Address: 12170 Dearborn Place Poway, CA 92064 Phone: (619)679-5785 Fax: (619)679-5788 Product Description: Revolution is the manufacturer of the graphite cane. Handiworks makes the cane holders.
WizCom Technologies Ltd. 257 Great Road, Acton, MA 01720 Tel: +1-978-635-5357, Toll Free: +1-888-777-0552, Fax: +1-978-929-9228 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Quicktionary - hand-held portable scan and hear dictionary. Defines and pronounces words scanned from any text.
SensAbility, Inc. Contact Person: Ed Vitu Address: 283 Peterson Road Libertyville, IL 60048 Phone: (847)367-9009 Fax: (847)367-4003 Email: email@example.com Product Description: The Galileo reading system - print to speech.
Tack-Tiles Braille Systems, LLC Contact Person: Kevin Murphy Address: Post Office Box 475 97 Forrest Street Plaistow, NH 03865 Phone: (603)382-1904 Fax: (603)382-1748 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: TACK-TILES (R) Braille Systems provide a smoother, shorter, more interesting universal access to Braille literacy, mathematics, computers, music and entertainment. With these, a father and educator offers Braille as it ought to be learned and enjoyed.
Technologies For The Visually Impaired, Inc. Contact Person: John Panarese Address: 9 Nolan Court Hauppauge, NY 11778 Phone: (516)724-4479 Fax: (516)724-4479 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Products for RoBoTron of Australia and other adaptive devices and software for the blind and visually impaired.
Telesensory Corporation Contact Person: Bob Rodewald Address: 520 Almanor Avenue Sunnyvale, CA 94086-3533 Phone: (408)616-8700 Fax: (408)616-8753 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Video magnifiers, Braille & speech access and reading machines for the blind and visually impaired.
The Learning Studio Contact Person: Elspeth Sladden Address: 500 West End Avenue, #12B New York, NY 10024 Phone: (212)874-2427 Fax: (212)580-7759 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Keyboard Coach System for teaching computer keyboarding to LD, ADD, or low vision students. "Studentworks" graphic study organizer.
ViewPlus Technologies, Inc.
1853 SW Airport Avenue Corvallis, Oregon 97333 Phone: 541.754.4002 Fax: 541.738.6505 e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: TIGER Advantage is a personal computer printer that embosses crisp, high-resolution tactile graphics and Braille. Equipped with Windows 95/98 printer drive, the embosser prints a combination of text and graphics directly from any application inWindows. The text is translated into Braille and the graphics are represented in tactile form. TIGER Advantage is also a network printer that can be shared among multiple users connected on the net.
USA Contact: Yigal Yoeli/Avi Tessler (Performance Systems Inc.) Address: 9660 Hillcroft, Suite 302 Houston, TX 77096 Phone: (713)723-6000 Fax: (713)723-6221 Product Description: VirTouch Ltd. is the developer of the Virtual Touch System (VTS) - revolutionary new computer hardware and software for the visually impaired, giving them remote tactile access for mastery of multiple Windows applications: graphics, text, education programs, art, photography and tactile games. In addition, VTS displays text tactually in regular alphabets, as well as Braille.
Vision Technology, Inc. Contact Person: Mike Neary Address: 8501 Delport Drive St. Louis, MO 63114-5905 Phone: (800)560-7226 Fax: (314)890-8383 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Vision Technology’s pursuit of innovative design has led the company to the forefront of the low vision industry. We offer 2X magnification allowing individuals with the beginning stages of low vision the benefit of these products; as well as those needing higher magnification. VTI manufactures desktop, portable and distance-viewing CCTVs.
VisuAide Address: 841 Jean-Paul Vincent Lonqueuil, Quebec, CANADA J4G 1R3 Phone: (888) 723-7273 (USA & Canada) Fax: (450)463-0120 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org Product Description: Victor Reader Daisy compliant, this line of digital talking book player allows the reading of talking books recorded on CD-ROM. Victor Reader products from VisuAide allows the user to jump straight to a specific section or passage, skip from page to page, consult the table of contents, and insert bookmarks.
Voice Diary Ltd. Contact Person: Arik Hinkis Address: Misgav Technology Center D.N. Misgav 20179 ISRAEL Phone: (011)972-49906034 Fax: (011)972-49906355 Email: email@example.com Product Description: Manufactures the Voice Diary - the only voice user interface organizer designed for visually impaired people.
WinTrans Braille Translator WinTrans is a windows interface to the NfbTrans program. Its purpose is to allow windows users to translate text files to grade II braille and grade II braille files to text without dealing with the dos environment in which NfbTrans runs. NFBTrans is included in the download.