Virtual Convention Program

American Council of the Blind of Ohio
Conference and Convention

2020 VISION: Virtually Interacting Through Information Sharing, Opportunities, and


This year’s conference and convention looks different, but we’ve also kept
many of the in-person favorites. Conference presentations, including the
annual business meeting and auction, will take place on the Zoom webinar
platform. We will provide the link to join via Zoom to all registered attendees. The 2020 conference is also streaming on ACB Radio’s Live Event
Channel. If you have an Amazon-enabled device, ask her to open ACB Radio
Live. You can also listen to the Live Event channel on your Victor Reader
Stream, the ACB Link smartphone app, or from your web browser of choice,
visit (link is external). Listen to ACB Radio on the telephone by calling (518) 906-1820. Select option six for the ACB Radio Live Event channel.


Here is the Saturday, November 21 schedule of events. All session times are
eastern, conducted via Zoom and streaming on ACB Radio Live Event. (link is external)

Saturday, November 21, 2020
Time Event
8:30 to 9:00 A.M. Welcome, Memorial Service and Honoring Veterans
Jill Noble, ACB-Ohio President and Lori Woodall, ACB-Ohio 2nd Vice-President
9:00 A.M. to 12:00 P.M. ACB-Ohio annual business meeting and exhibitor presentations (open to all; only ACB-Ohio members in good standing can vote)
12:00 to 1:00 P.M. Lunch – enjoy content from previous conferences while you eat (ACB Radio Live Event) (link is external)
1:00 to 2:15 P.M. Cincinnati Reds Radio broadcaster, Tommy Thrall, introduced by Lori Woodall, ACB-Ohio 2nd Vice-President
2:15 to 2:30 P.M. Break
2:30 to 3:45 P.M. Accessible Games: Everything from apps to board games and beyond; introduced by Katie Frederick, ACB-Ohio Board member
3:45 to 4:00 P.M. Break
4:00 to 5:15 P.M. A Refugee’s Perspective: Being Blind in Two Countries; introduced by Brant Adams, ACB-Ohio Board member
5:15 to 5:30 P.M. ACB-Ohio Board Meeting
5:30 to 6:30 P.M. Dinner: Enjoy past conference programming while you eat (ACB Radio Live Event) (link is external)
6:30 to 7:00 P.M. Awards and scholarship presentations: Jill Noble and Lori Woodall
7:00 P.M. ACB-Ohio Annual Auction

Download the Convention Program

You can download the schedule of events for the ACBO Convention in Microsoft Word (.docx) format. Please find the download link below: