The Vision Rehabilitation and Assistive Technology Expo (VRATE) is an annual conference for blindness and visual impairment service providers, rehabilitation and medical professionals, service organizations and consumers. It is the largest conference of its kind in the Southwest, and it is held each year here in the Phoenix metropolitan area.
This year, VRATE will be held on Friday, September 30, from 9 AM to 4 PM at the Glendale Civic Center, located at 5750 W. Glenn Drive in downtown Glendale. If you wish reasonable accomodation, you must register on the website before September 16, 2016 If you are interested in attending the NASA presentation, registration will be at the event; first come first served. For more information about the conference, including information about speakers, transportation options and registration, visit http://www.vrate.org.