Al-Imam Mohammad Ibn Saud Islamic University is organizing this international conference
is to establish a forum where discussions on vital issues related to life with disabilities
can be initiated, facilitated and performed. The special focus on education, employment,
independence, communication and entertainment for people with special needs in order
to ensure the complete social inclusion of this important segment of the society,
will be helpful in understanding the role of technology to alleviate the sufferings
and to solve this growing humanitarian crisis.
This conference will also help Saudi Policy makers and authorities to improve and
revolutionize their efforts to tackle this serious problem by providing them opportunity
to review existing usage of technology in the country to assist disabled people
and to compare best practices of remaining world thus transforming Kingdom of Saudi
Arabia into a role-model country, facilitating its population with special needs
not only with best socioeconomic policies but also with latest technology utilization.
We have invited well-known speakers from Industry and Academia from all over the
world, with emphasis on the USA. In addition to traditional paper session, the agenda
of conference also includes panel discussions, workshops and Invited talks that
will enrich participants with new ideas, latest finding, best practices and future
trends of the field. We will have an exhibition floor with expected participation
from major international companies offering solutions to different aspects of addressing
the problem. The stalls at exhibition hall will be another avenue of learning where
industry representatives will demonstrate new ideas and will exhibit their latest
products. We will try our best to ensure an ideal environment for learning and are
looking for your participation.