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Innovating Towards a More Inclusive Future
Thu 23 March 2017, 17:30 – 18:30 GMT
Can inclusive design principals lead to greater innovation?
Saqib Shaikh, a software engineer at Microsoft, has personal experience of how technology has greatly improved his life, as someone who is visually impaired.
He will describe research at Microsoft to empower disabled people, and how he believes that innovations for a specialist group can lead to mainstream technologies, and thus create a more inclusive environment.