Info Sessions

 

FITA carries out public awarness  exercises, on a regular basis as part if its information resource center service and in order to keep on raising awareness about the availability of different assistive technology solutions. In the past, the support of volunteer disabled persons in this regard, has proven to be very important. Should you be able to offer assistance, please contact us.

Schedule for 2017

Date Organisation/Audience Description Attendees (Actual / Booked)
5th January Nanniet Malta Introduction to Tablets 7 / 10
13th January Care workers FITA /ADVICE 7 / 7
19th January Consultancy Clients FITA /ADVICE 7 / 7
19th January Nanniet Malta ICT Accessibility Overview 10/10
24th January Care workers FITA /ADVICE 19/19
2nd February Nanniet Malta Empowerment through technology 17/17
2nd February Consultancy Clients FITA /ADVICE 23/23
14th February Consultancy Client FITA /ADVICE 1/1
14th February Nanniet Malta Tablets and Apps Part 1 0/10
23rd February Consultancy Client Smartphones and Tablets 1/1
2nd March Nanniet Malta Email and online communication 16/16
9th March Nanniet Malta Tablets and APPs Part 2
20th March Public Library Access to written information and books. 1
21st March Business Enterprise Low vision and magnification 5/5
27th March University of Malta FITA/ADVICE assistive technology in public spaces 4
6th April Public (reserve a seat) Use of money, banking and shopping over the Internet 22
18th April University of Malta FITA/ADVICE assistive technology 9/9
4th May Public (reserve a seat) Facebook and other online social networks

Schedule for 2016

Date Organisation/Audience Description Attendees
25th January ADVICE – Launch Launch of demo and consultation service 10
27th January ADVICE – Demo Information and demo of ADVICE equipment 5
19th February MCAST ICT Students Brain storming – FITA Accessible App 15
17th March ADVICE – Launch Presentation and demo of RNIB equipment 5
24th March MCAST ICT Students Accessible APPs
29th March Nanniet Foundation – awareness session Awareness/Information Sessions on Tablets/Mobiles 6
7th April MCAST ICT Students Brain storming – FITA Accessible App 20
14th April Dawra Madwarna – Demo Demonstration session for NGOs 8
26th April Nanniet Foundation – awareness session Awareness/Information Sessions on Tablets/Mobiles 14
9th June Nanniet Foundation – awareness session Information Session on Web APPs and Smart Phone Apps 14
13th June University Of Malta Team led by Profs K. Camilleri – Research Perspectives 5
16th June University Of Malta Disability Studies Unit 1
24th June Consultancy Services ADVICE equipment and ICT Pool services 2
30th June Malta Association of Occupational Therapists ADVICE equipment and ICT Pool services 8
5th July Malta Association of Occupational Therapists ADVICE equipment and ICT Pool services 8
14th July Malta Association of Occupational Therapists ADVICE equipment and ICT Pool services 8
28th July Malta Association of Occupational Therapists ADVICE equipment and ICT Pool services 8
2nd August MITA Management FITA Services Overview 5
13th September Introduction to Tablets and Smartphones  Part 1  16
20th September Accessible ICT for daily living  Home Economics in Action  6
 20th September  Introduction to Tablets and Smartphones  Part 2  14

 

Sample FITA information resources