The theme for SayEverything convention 2019 is: “Noone is Left Behind, Let’s Walk Together.”
The 1st day of convention will focus on inclusion of the visually challenged people in all aspect of the life.
While 2nd day will cover inclusive technology for the users with vision impairment.
Day 1: Saturday, 14 Sep 2019: “Noone is Left Behind, Let’s make an Inclusive World”
08:45 AM – 09:30 AM Desk Registration
09:30 – 09:32 AM National Anthem
09:32 AM – 09:40 AM Inauguraal Session
09:40 AM – 09:50 AM Welcome Note and Conference Introduction
Mr. Amit Bhatt, Moderator – SayEverything Group,
Moderator -Techpedia India Mailing List,
Head – Banking Wing, National Federation of the Blind, New Delhi,
Asst Manager – United Bank of India,
Former Radio Presenter – Radio Udaan,
Former Sports Corespondent – All India Radio, New Delhi.
Who is Amit Bhatt?
09:50 AM – 10:00 AM Salutation to the Guest of Honour
10:00 AM – 10:10 AM Address and Remarks by the Chief Guest
10:10 AM- 10:30 AM Key Note address
Dr Mahantesh, Founder and Chairman – Samarthanam International,
President – World Blind Cricket LTD (WBC) and Cricket Association for the Blind, India.
10:30 AM – 11:15 AM Panel Discussion: Inclusive Learning for the Blind, Let’s Embrace the Growing Needs of Stem Education, Impacts on Inclusion and Social Integration
Ms. Vidya Y. Research Fellow – Microsoft Research India,
Co-Founder – Vision Empower.
Who is Vidya Y?
Ms. Supriya Dey, Co-Founder – Vision Empower,
Former Cheif Manager – Center for Software and IT Management, IIM, Bangalore.
Who is Supriya Dey?
Moderated by Prof. B. S. M. Kumar
Who is Prof. BSM Kumar?
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM tea Break
11:30 AM – 12:15 PM Inclusion and Mainstreaming; Role and involvement of the Visually Impaired in shaping a Society
Dr. Ramesh Kumar Sarin, Author, Director – Raktim Prakashan,
Former Assistant Professor – Political Science, Satyavati College, Delhi University,
General Secretary – Progressive Society for Sightless Persons, New Delhi.
Who is Dr. Sarin?
12:15 PM – 01:00 PM Coaping with the Blindness
Dr. Ghanshyam Hardayaldas Asudani, AssistantProfessor-English, Anand Niketan College of Agriculture, Chandrapur, Maharashtra,
Novelist and Storry Writer.
01:00 PM – 02:00 PM Lunch Break
02:00 PM – 02:45 PM Need of a Fruitful Advocacy Support for Person with Disabilities, Let’s be Inclusive with Exclusive Laws in India
Dr. Vipin Kumar malhotra, Professor – Political Science, Shri Arvindo College, University of Delhi,
Disability Affairs expert and Social Activist.
02:45 PM – 03:15 PM Tactopus; Inclusive, Berrier-Free and Multy Sensory Learning Device for the Blind
Saloni Mehta, Co–Founder – Tactopus, Inclusive learning for toddlers.
03:15 PM – 04:00 PM Psychological and Behavioural Empowerment of the Blind, How does it Connect us to Inclusion?
Mr. Ram, Psychologist, Specialist – Change Management, TTM and Industry 4.0.
Who is Ram?
04:00 PM – 04:30 PM Character with Disabilities in Literature
Mr. S. G. S. Sisodia, Section Officer – Directorate of Education, NCT of Delhi.
Author and Storry Writer – Hindi Literature,
General Secretary – Indian Association of the Blind, New Delhi.
04:30 PM – 05:00 PM social Networking, followed by High Tea.
Day 2, Sunday, 15 September 2019, Techpedia India
09:30 AM – 09:35 AM Welcome Address and Introduction to 2nd day of Convention
Mr. Amit Bhatt
Moderator – SayEverything Group.
09:35 AM – 09:40 AM Salutation to the Guest of Honor
09:40 AM – 09:50 AM Address and Remarks by the Cheif Guest
09:50 AM – 10:10 AM Key Note Address
Ms. Meenal Singhvi
Director – Radio Udaan
10:10 AM – 10:45 AM Java Programming for Visually Impaired: Challenges, Scope and Prospective
Mr. Balaji Vardarajan, Senior Technical Specialist – Zinios Information Technologies Pvt. Ltd.
Who is Balaji?
10:45 AM – 11:15 AM Convenient Features of Samsung Television, another example of emerging Digital Accessibbility
Mr. Bhavani Shankar Verma
Officer, Punjab National Bank, Raypur, Chattisgarh.
Each Session in both days would include last 10 minutes for Q&A segment where attendies may ask the relevant questions to speakers if necessary.
11:15 AM – 11:30 AM Tea Break