WBU-ICEVI General Assemblies 2021

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Dear ICEVI members and colleagues,

On behalf of the International Organising Committee, we are pleased to advise that registrations are now open for the virtual World Blindness Summit (WBS) in June 2021. Please visit the WBS website to access the program and online registration system, https://www.worldblindnesssummit.com/en/inscription.

The formal proceedings of the joint General Assemblies of ICEVI and the World Blind Union will take place on Monday June 28 to Wednesday June 30th, from 9am-12 noon GMT each day. On June 28 and 29, the formal proceedings will be followed by concurrent thematic webinars on a range of topics, from 12.30pm-8pm GMT.

During the preceding week, the Summit will include WBU internal business meetings on June 21-25, a Global Technology and Accessibility Conference on Friday June 25th, and a Youth Summit on Saturday June 26.

ICEVI pays tribute to the ONCE Social Group for hosting the World Blindness Summit and for their substantial contribution to the high quality program of events.

There is no registration fee to attend the Summit, and we look forward to welcoming you.