US Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, & Pensions

Full Committee Hearing - The ADA and Entertainment Technologies: Improving Accessibility from the Movie Screen to Your Mobile Device

Date:

Tuesday, May 14 2013, 2:30 PM

Place:

430 Dirksen Senate Office Building

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Panel I

  • Ms. Eve Hill , Senior Counselor to the Assistant Attorney General for Civil Rights, U.S. Department of Justice, Civil Rights Division, Washington, DC
  • Ms. Karen Peltz Strauss , Deputy Chief, Consumer and Governmental Affairs Bureau, Federal Communications Commission, Washington, DC

Panel II

  • Mr. John Fithian , President and CEO, National Association of Theatre Owners, Washington, DC
  • Ms. Betsy Beaumon , Vice President and General Manager, Literacy Program, The Benetech Initiative, Palo Alto, CA
  • Mr. Brian Charlson , Chair, Information Access Committee, American Council of the Blind, Watertown, MA
  • Mr. Andrew Phillips , Policy Counsel, Law & Advocacy Center, National Association of the Deaf, Silver Spring, MD