Wearable Bionic Suit Demo With Ekso Bionics

Ekso Bionics - Yes, we said bionics

Join us at the CIL Broward ADA Expo as we discover Ekso Bionics and their wearable bionic suit. This revolutionary technology has assisted everyone who passed a physical examination and was medically cleared to walk in their very first session. About Ekso Bionics Ekso Bionics, Inc. has commercialized an exoskeleton product that is being used in over 60 centers worldwide to enable neurologically impaired persons to stand and walk as part of their therapy.  We have worked with over 3000 … Continued

Museum of Discovery and Science

Museum of Discovery & Science

Professor Hiram Bleecker of Fort Lauderdale Museum of Discovery and Science will be presenting a 30 minute presentation about scientists who are disabled who contributed significantly to science and about the museum’s accessibility features of their public exhibits.

2014 Broward ADA Symposium: A Full Day of Information and Updates

2014 Broward County ADA Symposium Program

CIL Broward (CILB) staff and board members converged on the Broward Convention Center Friday, May 9th for the 2014 Broward County ADA Symposium. This year’s program was split into two tracks:  Employment (Title I) and Accessibility (Title II).   CILB is very interested in employment and accessibility so we had representation in attendance for both program tracks. The morning Title I presentations were conducted by Jack Humberg, M.A., C.R.C. who enlightened everyone on “The Basics to the ADA, Title I” … Continued

CILB ADA Expo Committee Members Visit SCI SG Broward Chapter

Carol Iaciofano getting photobombed by @DavidHasselhoff #hoffsome

CIL Broward ADA Expo Committee members stopped in to say hello to our friends at the SCISG Broward Chapter April meeting. We were pleasantly surprised the next day when we where downloading the photos we took at the meeting and saw that Carol Iaciofano (Leadership CILB Class III) got celebrity photobombed by @DavidHasselhoff #hoffsome. Lynn Popejoy from Vocational Rehabilitation spoke to the group about VR services and how VR assists individuals with mental and physical disabilities to prepare for and … Continued

Broward Convention Center

The 600,000-square-foot, SMG-managed Greater Fort Lauderdale / Broward County Convention Center is proud to be the convention center that meeting planners love!  Hosting more than 5 million guests and 5,500 meetings since opening its doors in 1991, this Convention Center consistently exceeds guest and meeting planner expectations for five-star food service, state-of the-art technology, and outstanding service in a modern, eco-friendly facility in a spectacular location just five minutes from Fort Lauderdale/Hollywood International Airport. Meeting Space Our Center’s flexible space consists of four exhibit … Continued