Pre/Post Conference Events

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Saturday, May 17, 2014
The 2014 Forum seeks to engage participants in a lively discussion on key areas that support and facilitate the realization of fundamental human rights for hundreds of millions of persons with disabilities, as expressed in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities.
Saturday, May 17, 2014
The Pac Rim Team is so excited to have you as our guests, but also participate in a magnificent tours that highlight Hawai’s incredible history. First lets take care of the important details, such as the address, directions, and the selection for lunch.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
This is an interactive learning session that covers many topics including: understanding how using the 2010 ADA limits liability for owners, designers, and contractors; how to pick the best single dimension to fit the many different scenarios for clear floor spaces, reach ranges, ramps, fixtures, etc.; understanding the basis of the disability ergonomic criteria; resources for publications that are essential; and more.
Wednesday, May 21, 2014

This workshop will provide an overview of the International Classification of Functioning, Disability, and Health (ICF) framework, classification, and utility across disciplines and settings. Developed by the World Health Organization and endorsed by the United Nations, the ICF has increasingly been implemented in countries worldwide for special education, clinical practice, data collection, and policy determination. Currently, the ICF has been endorsed by multiple professional associations in the U.S. and is being considered by U.S.