Category Archives: Disabilities

All the latest news, updates, information and help from iansyst about a wide range of disabilities. This section includes interesting articles, products, exhibition updates and much more.

Business Disability Forum Conference 2017

BDF Conference, 11th April 2017 Royal College of Nursing, 20 Cavendish Square, London The Business Disability Forum conference is designed for members looking to take a whole organisational approach to improving performance on disability issues, making it easier to employ … Continue reading

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Assistive Technology Exhibition and Conference

ATEC London, 6th June 2017 ATEC events are industry favourites, designed to support practitioners working in service delivery, research or policy development and provide new opportunities. The ATEC London 2017 is no different, showcasing excellence in assistive technology and focusing … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Hiring People with Autism

This is a guest blog post written by Joe Thomas.  In the UK there are more than 700,000 individuals living with autism, however, less than 15% of these people are in full-time employment. This is a dispiriting figure when you … Continue reading

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Product Focus: Roger Pen from Phonak

What is the Roger Pen? The Roger Pen is a wireless microphone designed by Phonak. Phonak have been developing and producing cutting-edge hearing solutions for more than 70 years. Their products focus on supporting individuals with hearing loss to live … Continue reading

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Global Accessibility Awareness Day: 5 tips for an accessible website

19th May 2016 marks the 2nd Global Accessibility Awareness Day and there are lots of events taking place all over the world to promote accessibility and inclusion. You can find out more about Global Accessibility Awareness Day by following this … Continue reading

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