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The ACB Events feed brings you all events that have been streamed on the ACBRadio Live and Special Event streams.

    ACB Board of Directors Board Meeting August 31, 2021 Resolutions P:art One

    ACB Board of Directors Board Meeting August 31, 2021 Resolutions P:art One

    Episode Notes
    Please Note that the beginning of the meeting was not recorded and the meeting was later interrupted again several minutes in.

    The recording in this podcast contains the full agenda.

    2021 ACB Resolutions Part 1: Board of Directors Meeting
    Tuesday, August 31, 2021 8:00PM EDT
     
    1. Call to Order: Dan Spoone, President
    2. Roll Call and Introduction of Guests: Denise Colley, Secretary
    3. Review and Approval of Agenda: Dan Spoone, President
    4. Mission Moment: Dan Spoone and Eric Bridges
    ACB First Virtual Remote Elections: Nancy, Rick, Deb, Patrick, Jeff, Koni, Voting Task Force Committee, John, Frank, Betsy, Janelle, Constitution and Bylaws Committee, Denise Irminger (Parliamentarian) and our ACB members that engaged in the democratic process to vote!
    5. President’s Announcements: Dan Spoone
    A. ACB Fall Board Meeting in Omaha – Virtual?
    B. ACB Budget Committee Nominating Requested – Vote on members in September meeting
    C. Resolutions and Voting Task Forces 2.0 will be announced at Fall Board Meeting
    D. Update on 2022 DC Leadership Conference
    E. ACB Committee Member Solicitation
    F.  Personal Health Update
    6. Appointment of Public Relations Committee Chair: Nominations from the board
    7. Review and Approval Of 2021 ACB Resolutions Part 1: Each Resolution Requires Board Approval
    A. Resolution 2021-02 - Apple Updates
    B. Resolution 2021-03 - The Inaccessibility of the Pentair ScreenLogic Connect App for Pools and Spas
    C. Resolution 2021-11 - PBS audio descriptive content
    D. Resolution 2021-12 - Accessible Telehealth
    E. Resolution 2021-13 - DOT air travel forms
    F. Resolution 2021-15 - Recognizing the American Foundation for the Blind in Light of Its Centennial
    G. Resolution 2021-16 - Accessible programs at the VA
    H. Resolution 2021-22 - Text-to-Speech and the Voicing of Audio Description
    I. Resolution 2021-23 - Conference Requirements for Accessible Materials
    J. Resolution 2021-24 - ACB Permanent Broadband Benefit Resolution
    K. Resolution 2021-25 - Accommodations Provided to Olympic and Paralympic Athletes with Disabilities
    L. Resolution 2021-33 - Teddie-Joy's Law
    M. Resolution 2021-35 - e-reader Prioritization for deaf-blind patrons
    8. Officer and Board Committee Updates (As Needed)
    9.  Adjourn
     

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    • 3 hr 54 min
    20210502-FCB convention-Annual Membership Business Meeting

    20210502-FCB convention-Annual Membership Business Meeting

    # The annual business meeting of FCB

    • 3 hr 14 min
    20210501-FCB convention-FCCLV business meeting and presentation

    20210501-FCB convention-FCCLV business meeting and presentation

    Prior to the presentation, there will be a business meeting.  Tips and Tricks about Low Vision Trends, Services and Gadgets

    Ginger Oreskovich, Adult Services Manager and Chris Sacca Vision Rehabilitation Specialist from Lighthouse Central Florida, will be discussing new trends and gadgets and services for the low vision community.
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    • 53 min
    20210501-FCB convention-CCTB Presentation and business meeting

    20210501-FCB convention-CCTB Presentation and business meeting

    Christopher Sacca and Ramon Dukes from the Lighthouse of Central Florida, talk about Kitchen Safety, and grilling outdoors, along with sharing some tips and tricks, nifty gadgets, and perhaps even some delicious easy grilling recipes.Notes go here

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    • 52 min
    20210501-FCB convention-annual town hall meeting

    20210501-FCB convention-annual town hall meeting

    Robert Doyle, Director of the Division of Blind Services (DBS), updates us on the current status of the goals and mission of the agency including specific news that he wishes to bring to us. Followed by James Woolyhand, Bureau Chief of the Talking Book Library, will discuss library changes during the past year.

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    • 55 min
    20210501-FCB convention-annual technology seminar

    20210501-FCB convention-annual technology seminar

    An overview, demonstration and comparison of file sharing apps such as Dropbox, Google docs and OneDrive and how they can be utilized on your desktop, laptop and/or in the palm of your hand on your smart phone.

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    • 47 min

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