[Radio-announce] Convention Coverage continues on ACBRadio Live Event with ACB of Ohio

Larry Turnbull larry at acbradio.org
Thu Oct 23 08:28:29 EDT 2014


Hi all,

It has been a busy October with affiliate conventions just about every
weekend on ACBRadio Live Event.
This up coming weekend is no exception!
Last weekend we had great coverage from Pennsylvania thanks to Doug
Hunsinger for streaming that convention.
Now Doug and Nolan will be streaming the ACB of Ohio convention this weekend
and it promises to be filled with great presentations.
Below is the schedule of events that will be streamed this weekend.
Please note all times listed are in the eastern time zone.

Friday October 24, 2014
4 p.m. to 5 p.m.: Low-tech gadgets that improve your life; panel from the
Cincinnati Association for the Blind;
7:30 p.m. Opening Session; keynote speaker: Historian Richard Crawford,
Clermont Sun Newspaper
9 p.m. ACB Ohio Auction; concluded at approximately 11:30 p.m. 

Saturday October 25, 2014
7:30 a.m.: Breakfast: Speaker, Tracy Grim, Ohio State Library
8:15 a.m.: ACB Ohio Business Meeting, includes election of new officers,
board members, and chapter reports.
10:15 a.m. Tapping into the Power of the Tablet: Windows 8 and a Tablet That
Isn't an iPad; presenter: Rick Harmon, chair of ACB Ohio's technology
Committee and founder of the Blind Geek Zone
11:15 What does it Mean to be a Blind Cancer Survivor; speaker from
Cincinnati area American Cancer Society.
Noon: Lunch and presentation of scholarships, Vicky Prahin, ACB Ohio board
member and scholarship committee chair
1:30 to 2:15 break 
2:15 to 3:15: What's New At AI Squared; speaker: Marc Solomon, ACBO web
administrator and sales representative at AI Squared
3:15 to 4 p.m., break
4 p.m. to 5 p.m. Fitbit: It's Not Your Perennially Overweight Grandma's
Talking Pedometer; There's Never Been a Better Time to Renounce Your Couch
Potatohood; Speaker: Nolan Crabb, ACB Ohio president
5 p.m. to 6:30: break
6:30 to 9 p.m.: ACB Ohio Banquet; speaker: NLS Narrator Ray Foushee. Awards,
raffle drawings, and more.

Sunday October 26, 2014
8:15 a.m. to 9 :15 a.m. ACBO breakfast (speaker to be announced shortly)
9:15 to 9:30 a.m., break
9:30 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.: Cutting the Cable; What You Need to Know About
Apple TV: Speakers, Katie Frederick, executive director, ACB Ohio, and Nolan
Crabb, president, ACB Ohio

To listen to the coverage you can visit http://acbradio.org/live and select
the link for the player of your choice,
Or you can use your phone and dial 231-460-1047 and select option 6 for Live
Event.
Please note long distance charges may apply so check with your telephone
company for more details.

Happy listening.

Larry


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