Access Officer Conference, Tullamore, 2007

The Conference included a number of workshops on accessible information, accessible public services and procuring accessible goods and services, as well as presentations from a range of different speakers. The Conference also provided Access Officers with an opportunity to share experiences and learning to date.

  • Mary van Lieshout, Head of Research and Standards, NDA - National Disability Strategy, Disability Act, 2005 and NDA Code of Practice
  • Erik Koornneef, Senior Standards Officer & Access Officer, NDA - The Role of Access Officers
  • James O’Grady, Chairperson of the Health Service Executive’s Disability Legislation Overseeing Group - Developing the Role of Access Officer in the HSE
  • Dr Mark Magennis, Director of the NCBI Centre for Inclusive Technology - Accessible Procurment (ICT)
  • Pat Coffey, Equality and Access Officer, Dun Laoghaire – Rathdown County Council - So who wants to be an Access Officer?
  • Mary Gregg, Office of the Revenue Commissioners - Disability Equality Training
  • Denis Galvin, Department of Social and Family Affairs - Disability Consultative Forum
  • Helen Lahert, Manager, Advocacy and Accessibility, Citizen Information Board - Accessible Information for All
  • Rosarie McCarthy, Senior Policy Advisor, NDA - Accessible Public Services
  • Shane Hogan, Project Manager Excellence through Accessibility Award, NDA - Procuring Accessible Goods and Services

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