• Assistive Technology at the Los Angeles Expo
    February 22 - 24, 2019
    Los Angeles Convention Center, West Hall A
    New Hours: Fri. 11am-5pm | Sat. 11am-5pm | Sun 11am-4pm

Assistive Technology Showcase:
Interact with Tomorrow's Technology Today

Ability ToolsThe Abilities Expo AT Showcase, sponsored by Ability Tools, is your chance to explore how assistive technology can help you or your loved ones bridge the gap between ability and disability!

Ability Tools, formerly the AT Network, provides a variety of services for Californians of all ages with disabilities including: AT exchange marketplace, device lending libraries, financial loan program for AT and information & referrals.

Live Demos of Speech Apps

Ability Tools will present Voice Options, a pilot program that connects Californians with speech language disabilities to iPads with speech apps. To see a live demo of the five available speech apps, stop by on Saturday and Sunday at 1:30pm, 2:30pm, or 3:30pm. Below are just some of the exciting tech that you will find at the AT Showcase:

Children's Equipment & Learning Aids
Communication/Speech Communication
Computer Access
Hearing and Vision
Mobility, Daily Living Aides, Recreation

Children's Equipment & Learning Aids

These devices make learning possible for kids with special needs.

Vision Accessibility

Children's Equipment
Big Buddy Switch
Coin-U Later Talking Calculator
LED Activity Tablet
Puppy Dog Toy
Sensory Snap Beads 
Window blocks

Learning Aids
Jumbo Calculator
Reading Pen
Several writing pens/pencil grips

Communication/Speech Communication

Communication is key! This equipment ensures that you never have to go another day without letting yourself be heard.

Go Talk 4+
IPad with chatwrap and communication apps (Touchchat, GoTalkNow, Proloqup4Text, LAMP, and Predictable)
IPad with Otter box and communication apps (Touchchat, GoTalkNow, Proloqup4Text, LAMP, and Predictable)

Computer Access

It's IT with a little help from AT! Learn about the alternate methods of operating computers including the latest accessible software, special keyboards, adaptive mice, voice input and more.

Vision Accessibility

Adaptive Computer Devices
AirOrbit Mouse
Big Key Lx Color Qwerty keyboard
Ergonomic Kensington Expert Mouse/Kid Trackball Mouse
Enlarged Computer Monitor
Flexible Black Rubber Keyboard
Sip Puff switch
Quha Zono Head mouse

Computers with Accessible Software
Dragon Naturally Speaking
On-screen keyboard Clicker
Read & Write Gold

Tablets and Touchscreen Devices and Accessories
A1X Plus Tablet
Apple ipad  w/ educational apps
Apple iPad w/ communication apps
Bluetooth speaker
Table mount

Hearing and Vision

Come and test ingenious devices to better connect you with the world around you.

Hearing Accessibility

Large Key Amplified Telephone
Pocket talker Pro System
Sonic Alert Alarm Bed Shaker
Sign Language Translator

Adjustable Length Telescoping Cane
Columbus Talking Compass 
Humanware Victor Reader Stream
Large Print Playing Cards
MaxTV Glasses
Rev2Go- WIN All-in-one Portable Magnifier
Talking Thermometer

Mobility, Daily Living Aides, Recreation

Whether you are transferring from your car, retrieving something you dropped or dining independently, this equipment makes life a little less challenging.

Hearing Accessibility

Daily Living
6-way Opener Tool
Door Opener
Key Chain Grip/turner
Liftware Stabilizing Handle for Spoon Attachment
Scoop Plate
Weighted Cutlery

Vehicle Accessory
Car Transfer Aid

Come and test drive this technology for yourself!



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