BBI co-sponsors Adapted Design Seminar

October 9, 2015

The goal of the Adapted Design Seminar is to bring together national experts, students from various disciplines, and individuals with a range of abilities. Based on the moto ‘Nothing About Us Without Us’ the seminar will educate all who attend about the numerous challenges with the field of Adapted Design.

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Adapted Design Seminar

Date: October 9 – 11th, 2015
Times: Friday 4:00 – 8:00; Saturday 9:00 – 5:00; Sunday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Open to the Public
Location:  Syracuse University Nancy Cantor Warehouse
350 West Fayette St. Syracuse NY


Friday, October 9th, 4pm to 5pm
4:00 Welcome
4:15 Tim Davis - Flaghouse Products, Recreation & Physical Education
5:00 Michele Lobo and Martha Hall - FUNctional Fashion & GoBabyGo
5:45 Joseph Clifford and Skip Meetze- eNABLE
6:30 Panel Discussion - Athletes
7:00 Reception

Saturday, October 10th, 9am to 5pm
9:00 Student Presentation - Power Soccer with Peyton Seflick, Captain CNY United
9:45 Student Presentation - Jowonio Preschool Ballet for All with Lisa Neville
10:30 Student presentation - TRAID Access - CNY with David Selover
11:15 Peyton Seflick and Eddie Zaremba - What is a collaborative station?
12:45 Collaborative stations and equipment fair open
3:30 Collaborative station take-away/ key insights posted
4:15 Groups form around key ideas to generate preliminary design concepts

Sunday, October 11th, 9am to 12pm
9:00 Groups form around key ideas to generate preliminary design concepts
11:30 Framing Opportunities
12:00 Closing statements


  • SU VPA School of Design
  • Syracuse University
  • Engineering & Computer Science
  • Whitman School of Management
  • Upstate Medical University
  • SUNY Cortland
  • Fitness Inclusion Network
  • Burton Blatt Institute
  • IFI
  • CNY Soccer
  • Move along – Enhancing Abilities
  • Access CNY
  • Jowonio
  • Enable
  • Go Baby Go