2015

PLEASE COME JOIN us AT THE 2015 NFB of Wyoming Annual State Convention!

This year our National Rep is:
Dr. Mark Maurer, Immediate Past President of our national organization

Come see Technology for the Blind! Apple Products, HIMS, Humanware, information on Non24 from Vanda Pharmaceuticals and more!

Friday night (9/25 from 6PM to 8PM) we will have a social mixer! Saturday (9/26 starting at 8AM) a continental Breakfast and Lunch!
Where: Holiday Inn Mcmurray Park
721 Granite Peak Park Casper, WY82609
Phone: (307)577-5000
When: September 25-26, 2014
Room rate is $119 per night
Preregistration for only $20 by contacting President Rick Reed via email or with any other questions! Register at the door for $25!

NFB of Wyoming 2015 State Convention Agenda

Friday, Sept 25 2015:
6:00PM: 8:00PM: – Social mixer – Hors d’oeuvres & Beverages

Saturday, Sept 26 2015:
8:00AM: – Convention registration and breakfast
9:00AM: – Welcome and introductions – Rick Reed, President, National Federation of the Blind of Wyoming
9:15AM: A report from our National office, Dr. Mark Maurer – Immediate Past President, National Federation of the Blind
10:00AM: – Wyoming Independent Living – Laurel Henry – WIL VIP Coordinator
10:30AM: NLS BARD and Wyoming Vision Outreach Services – Gary Olsen, VOS Program Specialist
11:00AM: – Wyoming Vocational Rehabilitation services – Robert Barnosky – Wyoming Department of Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
11:30AM: – Auction – Samantha King & Rick Reed
12:00PM: – Luncheon
1:00PM: – Keynote Presentation: Dr Mark Maurer, Keynote
1:30PM: – Tech panel & demonstrations – Rick Reed – Owner, WYOAssist, & Laurel Henry, WIL VIP Program
2:15PM: – Equality Through Legislation – A Legislative Review with Samantha King, Co-Legislative Director
2:30PM: – NFB programs overview – Dr Mark Maurer
3:30PM: – Non-24, What is it? A presentation on the Non24 disorder by Richard Rabito from Vanda Pharmaceuticals
4:15PM: BREAK
4:30PM: – Why I am a Federationist, Rick Reed, David Arocho & Laurel Henry
5:00PM: – 2014 NFBWY Business Meeting
– Elections
– Other business
6:00PM: Adjourn