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The Masdar Institute of Science and Technology, Abu Dhabi, UAE, November 9-15, 2014

My wife and I just returned from several days in Abu Dhabi, the largest of the seven emirates comprising the United Arab Emirates. The trip grew out of an invitation I received from the Masdar Institute of Science and Technology to present a seminar to its Masters and Ph.D. 286 more words

Travel

ASSETS 2014

Last month I attended the ASSETS conference for the second time. ASSETS is the flagship conference for the ACM special interest group on accessible technology (SIGACCESS). 442 more words

Professional Activities

Taking a leaf from my own book

Alternate Title: Practice What You Preach

If you’re a client, you know how I feel about extending your professional activities outside of your workplace… and also that I’m not all that inclined to follow my own advice of “Put yourself OUT THERE!” (The downside to having spent years working at home honing my skill of hermitude.) But tomorrow I’m heading to Orlando, Florida for Career Directors International’s annual conference (aka: … 285 more words

CDI's 2014 Global Career Summit