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Aira, A Visual Interpreter for Individuals who are Blind or have Low-Vision

Date: 
Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 1:00 PM EDT
Description: 
Aira is an innovative new service that provides immediate access to visual information for individuals who are blind or have low-vision. Aira is an effective and efficient employment accommodation that provides a pair of Aira Smart Glasses and access to trained, professional agents which together provide on-demand access to visual information of all kinds including hand-written material, PowerPoints, meeting handouts, even inaccessible technology. Aira’s agents relay visual information to users to assist with navigation between unfamiliar job sites, find meeting locations and provide information about room set-up and layout
Event Location: 
USDA TARGET Center