The Canadian Association of Occupational Therapists (CAOT) (new window) is hosting its annual conference in Vancouver this year, from June 20th to 23rd. Makers Making Change (new window)‘s Zee Kesler will be hosting a pre-conference workshop introducing maker skills to occupational therapists.
Date and Time: June 20th, 1:30 pm to 4:30pm
Location: Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre, 1088 Burrard Street, Vancouver
At the workshop, participants will learn maker skills; they will learn to solder, create a simple switch circuit, and also use 3D modelling to create customized assistive technology solutions. Here is a look at a switch adapted toy that Zee will cover at the workshop.
For more information on the workshop and the conference, including registration and the full program schedule, visit the conference page (new window).