ABC RN Big Ideas radio program discussing the dichotomy between technology that enables people with disability and technology which excludes them.

Have people with a disability sufficient access to the intangible environment online?

New technologies offers them many liberating opportunities, but they can also pose new barriers.

Inclusion Riders: People with disabilities and technology presented at the Human Rights and Technology conference. 24 July 2018

Original broadcast was on 29 August 2018.

Speakers

Emma Bennison - Executive Officer, Blind Citizens Australia
Manisha Amin - Chief Executive Officer, Centre for Inclusive Design
Alastair McEwin - Disability Discrimination Commissioner, Australian Human Rights Commission

Chair: Alan Kirkland - CEO of Choice

Credits

Presenter: Paul Barclay
Producer: Karin Zsivanovits
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