HLAA 2014 National Convention

This is an in-person event.

Event Date
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Renaissance Austin Hotel
9721 Arboretum Boulevard
Austin, TX 78759-6316
United States

Region
National
Contact Name
Nancy Macklin, Director of Events
Email Address
nmacklin@hearingloss.org
Contact Phone
301.657.2248 (Voice)
Alternate Contact
Laura Canady, Newsletter Editor, HLAA, Nashville Chapter
Event Type
Conferences,
Meetings,
Workshops

It's that time of the year--Come to the HLAA National Convention 2014 and mHLAA Convention 2014eet other people with hearing loss and attend communication-accessible workshops and sessions:

Over forty communication-accessible workshops and demonstrations on topics such as employment, advocacy, hearing aids, cochlear implants, assistive technology, and relationships. There are also dynamic and interactive workshops for leaders of HLAA Chapters and State Associations;

Hear Richard Einhorn Opening Session keynote speaker, a music composer who suffered sudden sensorineural hearing loss in 2010;

Attend a Symposium, Emerging Technology for People with Hearing Loss, moderated by the executive director of the CEA Foundation, Stephen Ewell;

Visit the Exhibit Hall with the latest technology for people with hearing loss; and

Attend Social Events including--
Thursday, June 26, Get Acquainted Party (GAP), sponsored by CaptionCall
Friday, June 27, Texas Swing, sponsored by Sprint CapTel, the off-site event at the historic Scholz Bier Garten with Texas BBQ and beer, live music by Hot Texas Swing Band, boot scootin’ lessons, and a chance to win 2 tickets on American Airlines
Saturday, June 28, Fiesta Banquet, sponsored by Contacta and featuring entertainment by Gael Hannan (comedienne), and music by Kenny Luna (bring your dancing shoes)
Sunday, June 29, Awards Breakfast and Ceremony sponsored by CapTel Captioned Telephone

Costs:

Single/Double - $154 + tax                             Double/Triple - 169 + tax

For more information see: http://hearingloss.org/content/registration