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2018 Events
Maryland and Israel: Improving the Lives of People With Disabilities

Israel is at the forefront of developing life changing technologies to help people with disabilities improve their lives. Three Israeli “assistive technology” companies, Acoustic Protocol (develops acoustic infrastructure that enables the mapping and integration of acoustic signatures) AmplioSpeech (digital telespeech therapy platform) and OrCam (a wearable artificial vision platform improving the lives of individuals who are blind, visually impaired and have reading difficulties) will be featured.

Lynn Shapiro Snyder, Senior Member of Epstein Becker Green in the Health Care and Life Sciences and Litigation practices in the firm's Washington, DC, office, and a member of the MIDC board, will emcee the program.

Registration is required. The event will take place at the Bender JCC of Greater Washington in Rockville. A photo id is required to enter the JCC.

MIDC/JCRC members/sponsors are complimentary; Non-members $18
Lite Breakfast (Dietary Laws Observed)

Catering by Sunflower Bakery who prepares young adults with learning differences through professional on-the-job training for employment in pastry, baking and related food industries.

When registering, please make sure you "process" the entire registration for all registrants. It is a two step process. Also be sure to click "copy from" when you see your name. That will auto-fill the registration. Upon completion you will receive a confirmation email. For questions, contact Nancy Boguslaw.


The MIDC thanks its Gold Sponsors:

MIDC Silver Sponsors:

When: November, 14, 2018
08:00 AM to 09:30 AM.

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Bender JCC of Greater Washington DC
6125 Montrose Road
Rockville, MD 20852

About MIDC
The Maryland/Israel Development Center (MIDC) is a non-profit membership organization that promotes bi-lateral trade and investment. The MIDC connects companies and entrepreneurs from both locations for sales, distribution, investment, representation and joint R&D. It is a public-private partnership of the Maryland Department of Commerce, Israel's Ministry of Economy and Trade, and The Associated: Jewish Community Federation of Baltimore.