Published On: Wed, Dec 16th, 2020

Sight Tech Global day 2 is live! Hear from Apple, Waymo, Microsoft, Sara Hendren and Haben Girma

Day 2 for a practical eventuality Sight Tech Global is streaming on TechCrunch from 8 a.m. PST to 12:30 p.m. The eventuality looks during how AI-based technologies are fast changing a margin of accessibility, generally for blind people and those with low vision. Today’s programming includes tip accessibility product and record leaders from Apple, Waymo, Microsoft and Google, and sessions featuring incapacity rights counsel Haben Girma and author and engineer Sara Hendren. Check out a event’s full agenda.

The Sight Tech Global plan aims to showcase a conspicuous village of technologists operative on accessibility-related products and platforms. It is a plan of a nonprofit Vista Center for a Blind and Visually Impaired, that is formed in Silicon Valley.

This year’s eventuality sponsors include: Waymo, Verizon Media, TechCrunch, Ford, Vispero, Salesforce, Mojo Vision, iSenpai, Facebook, Ability Central, Google, Microsoft, Wells Fargo, Amazon, Eyedaptic, Verizon 5G, Humanware, APH and accessiBe. Our prolongation partners: Cohere Studio (design), Sunol Media Group (video production), Fable (accessibility throng testing), Clarity Media (speaker prep), Be My Eyes (customer service), 3Play and Vitac  (captioning).

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