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Friday November 20, 2015 from 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM PST
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Hotel Rose 
50 SW Morrison St
Portland, OR 97204


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Cary Supalo 
Independence Science 


Sarah Huff 
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Island 2015

Independence Science

Learning a New Direction

Conference On Disability

There will be a series of presentations discussing science access solutions for students with disabilities pursuing Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM). Research on disability education will be presented at the 2015 Island Conference.

The ISLAND conference welcomes all science education, rehabilitation engineers, access technology specialists, rehabilitation professionals, special education educators, science faculty, parents of children with disabilities, and all other interested persons. Come see what research is being done to promote more hands on learning experiences in STEM education for persons with disabilities. Participate in both formal and informal discussions with like minded persons in this unique research interest. If you have any questions, please contact Cary Supalo, conference organizer for further information. We look forward to your participation at this years new venue for the ISLAND conference.

 There will be a $50 registration fee this year that will include a breakfast and lunch as part of the proceedings. The fee will be $75 after November 10th. Daily parking is available at the Hotel Rose for only $5 for the day and $15 for overnight hotel guests. Rooms at the Hotel Rose can be booked at the Vernier Software & Technology corporate rate of $129 per night. There are a limited number of rooms at this rate, so you are encouraged to reserve as soon as possible.