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Join Freedom Scientific at the 2009 ATIA Conference in Chicago

(St. Petersburg, Florida - September 16, 2009)

Freedom Scientific will be at the Assistive Technology Industries Association (ATIA) 2009 Chicago Conference and Exposition at the Renaissance Hotel and Convention Center in Chicago, October 29-31, to present new products and the very latest software releases.

"The latest technology in the spotlight this year will be our new 4.3-inch, full color RUBY™ handheld video magnifier; the ONYX™ Deskset XL portable video magnifier, with its rotating camera and mounting arm that can look in any direction; our compact Focus 40 Blue wireless braille display; the most recent innovations in our WYNN™ literacy software; and the latest release of our popular screen reading software, JAWS® 11," said Brad Davis, Vice President. "We're eager to share the details of these and all of our products during exhibit hours and in our sessions."

Visit us at Booth #303 and sign up for drawings to be held for one RUBY handheld video magnifier; one copy of MAGic® Professional with Speech; and one copy of OpenBook™ scanning and reading software. In addition, each day, a drawing will be held for the winner's choice of one copy of WYNN Reader or TestTalker® literacy software. To be our guest at the conference, download a free Exhibit Hall Pass.

Topics and Times of Freedom Scientific Sessions

  • Thursday, October 29, 8:15 AM – 10:15 AM:
    Portable Deaf and Deaf Blind Communications
    Presenter: Brad Davis
    Schaumburg Ballroom East


  • Thursday, October 29, 3:30 PM – 4:00 PM:
    PAC Mate Omni™ at School, at Home, and at Work
    Presenter: Brad Davis
    AT Education Theater in Exhibit Hall


  • Friday, October 30, 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM:
    Powerful Access to the Internet Using WYNN 5.1
    Presenter: Beth Thomlinson
    Schaumburg A


  • Friday, October 30, 10:30 AM – 11:30 AM:
    What's New for Education in the Brand New JAWS 11
    Presenter: Eric Damery
    Schaumburg B


  • Friday, October 30, 1:15 PM – 3:15 PM:
    Atomic Learning and WYNN Provide Universal Design for Learning
    Presenter: Beth Thomlinson
    Schaumburg Ballroom West


  • Friday, October 30, 1:30 PM – 2:30 PM:
    Experience the MAGic of 12: New Look, Features, and Power
    Presenter: Dusty Voorhees
    Schaumburg D


  • Saturday, October 31, 9:30 AM – 10:00 AM:
    Low Vision Solutions for the Classroom
    Presenter: Brad Davis
    AT Education Theater in Exhibit Hall

About Freedom Scientific

Freedom Scientific is a leading worldwide brand of assistive technology products for those with vision impairments. Since 2015, Freedom Scientific is part of VFO™. VFO has its headquarters in the USA and the Netherlands, and offices in Switzerland, Belgium, Canada, Germany and the United Kingdom. Through VFO's multi-tier distribution, Freedom Scientific products are available in more than 70 countries worldwide.

Freedom Scientific® and its products are registered trademarks in the United States and/or other countries. The names of actual companies and products mentioned herein may be the trademarks of their respective owners.