Speaker

New York City, NY October 4, 2014
Deafness in the Tech World

Deafness is an invisible disability in the hearing world. Being deaf in a tech company often means isolation and fundamental communication problems. Solving these problems impact company culture as a whole, especially in regards to remote workers. We'll also discuss common misconceptions about people who are deaf, and shine light on aspects of deafness we often don't consider.

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Sketchnotes of David

Sketchnotes of David by Angela Wyman, printed with permission

David Peter - Invisible Things

Cochlear Implant

Music Through Channel 20... and Normal Music

We understand about 30% through lip reading

Hipsters with beards + coffee cups 0%

How can I make this human feel included?

 

 

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