Consulting & Training

photo-mar-15-6-20-41-pmBetsy Furler, Your App Lady, is an expert in the areas of Augmentative and Alternative Communication (AAC) and the use of mobile devices for children and adults with disabilities. Through the use of technology with a variety of people with special needs, Betsy has become an expert and frequent speaker on the use of technology to improve lives — for people of all abilities.  She also provides consulting to tech companies and app developers on improving their design to increase accessibility.

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Some of Betsy’s recent training sessions and presentations include:

  • 2015 ANCOR & AAIDD Technology Summit & Showcase
  • 2016 American Physical Therapy Association CSM 2016 Rett Syndrome and AAC
  • ACT The App Association FlyIn
  • Apple Education: Special Education and Apple Accessibility Features – Region 4
  • Art Beyond Sight
  • Avondale House Staff Training
  • Conroe ISD – Special Ed Training
  • Council for Exceptional Children Annual Conference
  • Friendswood ISD – Prolqouo2Go Training
  • International Society for Technology in Education Convention
  • Lamar CISD Training
  • M-Enabling Summit
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center – Disability Awareness Event
  • Myotonic Dystrophy Association Annual Conference
  • The Ripley House Training
  • SXSWedu Inclusive App Room
  • SXSWInteractive Inclusive App Room
  • SXSWInteractive Apps for Independence
  • SXSWInteractive Apps for Medical Independence
  • Texas Assistive Technology Network Statewide Conference (TATN)
  • Texas Computer Education Association (TCEA)
  • Texas Parent2Parent
  • Tots and Technology (TCEA)
  • Tough K6
  • Xavier Educational Academy – Teacher Inservice Staff Training
  • YMCA Houston – Active Older Adults and Mobile Devices

Contact Betsy to discuss your training and consulting needs or to inquire about her speaking availability.