The 2nd edition of the M-Enabling Forum Europe 2019 will take place on September 19, 2019 in the Congress Center of Messe Düsseldorf parallel to REHACARE.
The event is dedicated to promoting accessible and assistive technology for people with disabilities and senior citizens. The M-Enabling Forum Europe is organized by E.J. Krause & Associates, Inc and G3ict, the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technology. Representatives of disability associations, senior citizen organizations, policymakers, government agencies, private sector organizations and technology companies will discuss the accessibility and use of digital technologies. Further topics are solutions for senior living in the city and at home, technologies for accessible workplaces and inclusive digital environments in education. In the showcase exhibitors and sponsors present latest innovations, assistive technologies and services for an independant life. REHACARE visitors have free access to the showcase (CCD South, Foyer of Room 3). Conference registration is available on the event website www.m-enabling-europe.com or contact us at Booth E11 in Hall 6.
Full captioning, German to English/English to German translation, and induction neck loops, ensure that all conference attendees can fully participate.
E.J. Krause & Associates, Inc. (EJK) was founded in 1984 and is based in Washington D.C. The European HQ is in Düsseldorf, further offices in Tokyo and Beiing. EJK produces about 40 exhibitions and conferences in different industry sectors and is seen as one of the most successful private exhibition organizers worldwide.
Since 2011 EJK and G3ict partner in organizing M-Enabling Summit in Washington D.C. This event is exclusively dedicated to digital accessibility and assistive applications and services for seniors and persons with disabilities. G3ict, the Global Initiative for Inclusive Information and Communication Technologies is an advocacy initiative launched in December 2006 by the United Nations Global Alliance for ICT and Development.
The M stands for Mobile – mobile applications and the mobile network which is connecting devices and services.
G3icts goal is to facilitate and support the implementation of the dispositions of the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities on the accessibility of Information Communication Technologies (ICTs) and assistive technologies.
Since 2018 EJK Germany and G3ict organize M-Enabling Forum Europe, annually held in parallel with REHACARE at the Congress Center of Messe Düsseldorf.