Dr. Joel Snyder's Travel Schedule--2017-2011

2017

January

January 10, 2017
Meet re. Audio Description
"Blind Cinema" by Britt Hatzius
New York, NY

January 20, 2017
Provide live Audio Description
Presidential Inauguration--ABC-TV
New York, NY

January 20, 2017
Provide live on-site Audio Description
Presidential Inauguration Parade
Washington, DC

January 30-31, 2017:
Site Visit for audio described tour
Roger Williams National Memorial
Providence, RI

February

February 15-17, 2017
Conduct Audio Description training
Overbrook Educational Center
Philadelphia, PA

February 25-27, 2017
Conduct Audio Description Institute
American Council of the Blind
Washington, DC

March

March 16-17, 2017:
Present "History of Audio Description"
ARSAD-Association for Research and Study of Audio Description
Barcelona, SPAIN

March 18-20, 2017:
Meet re. Audio Description
Organisation Alaouite pour la Protection des Aveugles au Maroc
Rabat, MOROCCO

April

April 11-15, 2017:
Conduct Audio Description training
APPLE
Sunnyvale, CA

April 21-30, 2017:
Speak on Audio Description / Conduct Audio Description training
IAPTI Conference - Encontro Audio Description
Buenos Aires, ARGENTINA and Recife, BRAZIL

May

May 2-6, 2017:
Site Visit for audio described tour
Fairbanks Alaska Public Lands Information Center
Fairbanks, Alaska

May 8-9, 2017:
Meet re. Audio Description in NYC
Art Beyond Sight-NFB-ACB
New York, NY

May 17-20, 2017:
Conduct Workshop on Audio Description
Language Centre-University of Trieste
Trieste, ITALY

May 23-24, 2017:
Meet re. AD tours
Lions Club / museums
Louisville, KY

July

July 3-7, 2017:
Conduct Audio Description Institute
American Council of the Blind
Reno, NV

2016

January

January 19-22, 2016
On-site test of AD tour--Dry Tortugas
Fort Jefferson, FL (west of Key West)

February

February 14-16, 2016
On-site test of AD tour--Saguaro National Park
Tucson, AZ

February 27-29, 2016
Conduct Audio Description Institute
American Council of the Blind
Washington, DC

March

March 15, 2016
Conduct on-line AD webinar--Great Lakes ADA Center

April

April 11-13, 2016:
Guest Speaker / Conduct AD Workshop
Ohio State University "Multiple Perspectives Conference"
Columbus, OH

April 20, 2016:
Guest Speaker / Conduct AD Workshop
Grounds for Sculpture
Trenton, NJ

April 25, 2016:
Guest Speaker / Conduct AD Workshop
Centre for Training and Research
Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

April 27, 2016:
Guest Speaker / Conduct AD Workshop
Latin American Blind Union of the World Blind Union
Montevideo, URUGUAY

May

May 2-6, 2016:
Guest Speaker / Conduct AD Workshop
Encontro Nacional de Áudio-descrição em Estudo
Maceio, BRAZIL

May 9-May 13, 2016:
Guest Speaker / Conduct AD Workshop
University of Poznan
Poznan, POLAND

July

July 2-9, 2016:
Audio Description Project Conference/Audio Description Institute
American Council of the Blind
Minneapolis, MN

July 25-27, 2016:
Audio Description Training
Harris Center for the Arts
Folsom, CA

July 29-31, 2016:
Audio Description Training
Mind's Eye Radio Reading
St. Louis, MO

August

August 11-12, 2016:
Speak on Audio Description and Literacy
International Federation of Library Associations
Louisville, KY

August 22-25, 2016:
Conduct Seminar on Description
World Blind Union Congress
Orlando, FL

August 23, 2016
Conduct on-line AD webinar--International Association of Accessibility Professionals

September

September 6-10, 2016:
Site Visit for audio described tour
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
Empire, MI

October

October 11, 2016:
Conduct presentation on Audio Description
2016 Section 508 Interagency Accessibility Forum
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

October 20-21, 2016:
Conduct presentation and demo on Audio Description
Pennsylania/Maryland Council of the Blind
Hershey, PA

October 26-30, 2016:
Conduct Audio Description seminar
National Committee of Welfare for the Blind in Japan
Tokyo/Osaka, JAPAN

November

October 31-November 2, 2016:
Conduct Audio Description seminar
Lao Association of the Blind
Vientiane, LAOS

November 3-7, 2016:
Conduct Audio Description seminar and training
National Broadcasting and Telecommunication Commission
Bangkok, THAILAND

November 8-14, 2016:
Conduct Audio Description seminar and training
Philippines Blind Union
Manila/Naga City, PHILIPPINES

November 18-20, 2016:
Conduct Audio Description training
Spencer Museum of Art / AudioReader
Lawrence, KS

November 26, 2016:
Speak on Audio Description as translation
Multi-Languages Corporation-2016 Conference
Toronto, CANADA

December

December 5-11, 2016:
Conduct Seminar on Description
Havana Film Festival
Havana, CUBA

2015

January

January 14, 2015:
AD Workshop
JUDD Foundation
New York, NY

January 23, 2015:
AD Workshops
Alabama Institute for the Deaf and Blind-Technology Symposium
Birmingham, AL

February

February 5-7, 2015:
Develop AD Tour
Oklahoma City National Memorial and Museum
Oklahoma, OK

February 8-14, 2015:
AD Training
Meadows Museum of Art
Dallas, TX

February 22-24, 2015:
ACB AD Institute
Washington, DC

February 26, 2015:
AD Presentation
"We Are Takoma", City of Takoma Park
Takoma Park, MD

March

March 10-16, 2015:
AD Training
Slovene Ethnographic Museum
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA

March 19-20, 2015:
Guest Speaker
Advanced Research Symposium on Audio Description (ARSAD)
Barcelona, SPAIN

March 21-22, 2015:
Conduct Audio Description demonstration
Masreya Media
Cairo, EGYPT

March 23-24, 2015:
Guest Speaker
Sixth Annual International Translation Conference: Translating the Gulf: Beyond Fault Lines
Doha, QATAR

March 27, 2015:
Conduct Audio Description demonstration
Rashid Centre for the Disabled
Dubai, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

March 29-31, 2015:
Conduct Audio Description Seminar
Tel Aviv, ISRAEL

April

April 9-11, 2015:
Conduct 2nd Annual AFB Audio Description Institute
American Foundation for the Blind Leadership Conference
Receive the AFB "Access Award"
Phoenix, Arizona

May

May 6-12, 2015:
AD Training /
Malaysia Council of the Blind
Kuala Lumpur and Penang, MALAYSIA

May 13-15, 2015:
Conduct AD Workshop /
Think Web/Indonesia Council of the Blind
Jakarta, INDONESIA

June

June 1-2, 2015:
Audio Description presentations - M-Enabling Summit
Washington, DC

June 4, 2015:
Audio Described Tour--Flight 93 National Memorial
National Park Service
Shanksville, PA

July

July 3-10, 2015:
ACB Conference / AD Institute
Dallas, TX

August

August 23-29, 2015:
AD Training Library for the Blind/School for Audio Description
Yekaterinburg, RUSSIA

August 30-31, 2015:
AD Workshop Society for the Blind and Vision Impaired
Baku, AZERBAIJAN

September

September 1-2, 2015:
AD Workshop Society for the Deaf-Blind
Moscow, RUSSIA

September 24-27, 2015:
Conduct Audio Description Seminar
University of Warsaw
Warsaw, POLAND

September 30, 2015:
Conduct Audio Description Seminar
Johns Hopkins University-John Astin Theater
Baltimore, MD

October

October 5-16, 2015:
Audio Described Tour--Yellowstone National Park
National Park Service
Cody, WY

November

November 7-19, 2015:
Conduct Audio Description Training and Workshops
Universidade Federal de Pernambuco
Recife and Sao Paulo, BRAZIL

November 23, 2015:
Audio Described Tour-second visit--Flight 93 National Memorial
National Park Service
Shanksville, PA

December

December 21-22, 2015:
Guest Speaker - AXSChat Internet: www.axschat.com

2014

January

January 30-31, 2014:
AD Training
Sheldon Museum of Art
Lincoln, NE

February

February 22, 2014:
Speak to American Council of the Blind mid-year meeting
Washington, DC

February 26-28, 2014:
AD Training American Foundation for the Blind Leadership Institute
New York, NY

March

March 9-11, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Carlsbad Caverns National Park
National Park Service
Carlsbad, NM

March 28-April 10, 2014:
Workshop-Audio Description
VISION 2014--Vision Australia
Melbourne, AUSTRALIA

Audio Description Training
Auckland, Wellington, NEW ZEALAND

April

April 23-26, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Dry Tortugas National Historic Site
National Park Service
Key West, FL

April 27-29, 2014:
Presentation on Audio Description--Graphics
Visual Arts Volunteers of Florida
Orlando, FL

May

May 7, 2014:
Audio Described Tour-Franklin Museum - Visit #2
National Park Service-Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, PA

May 14-18, 2014:
Audio Description Training
Las Vegas, NV

May 20-22, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Carlsbad Caverns National Park - Visit #2
National Park Service
Carlsbad, NM

June

June 9-10, 2014:
Audio Description / Parlamo presentation - M-Enabling Summit
Washington, DC

June 19-24, 2014:
Audio Description Training
Istanbul, TURKEY

July

July 13-18, 2014:
2014 Audio Description Project Conference-July 13-15
2014 Audio Description Institute--July 16-18
American Council of the Blind
Las Vegas, NV

July 26-August 2, 2014:
Audio Description Training
Thai National Institute for the Blind
Bangkok, THAILAND

August

August 2-6, 2014:
Audio Description Workshop
Blind Vietnamese Children Foundation
Hanoi, VIETNAM

August 7-12, 2014:
Audio Description Workshop
Association of the Blind in Cambodia/Krousar Thmey Blind School
Phnom Penh, CAMBODIA

September

September 9-10, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Cowpens National Battlefield - Visit #1
National Park Service
Visit with Described and Captioned Media Program
Spartanburg, SC

September 13, 2014:
Audio Description Workshop
College of New Jersey
Ewing, NJ

September 19-21, 2014:
Guest Speaker
South Dakota Council of the Blind Annual Convention
Sioux Falls, SD

September 27, 2014:
Guest Speaker
Air Travel Accessibility Conference
Washington, DC

October

October 6-10, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Booker T. Washington National Monument - Visit #1
Audio Described Tour--Cape Lookout National Seashore - Visit #1
National Park Service
Roanoke, VA and Beaufort, NC

October 20-22, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Tall Grass Prairie National Preserve - Visit #1
National Park Service
Strong City, KS

October 27, 2014:
Chair, Museums and AD presentations
Art Beyond Sight "Crash Course"
New York, NY

November

November 4-8, 2014:
Guest Presenter
Languages and the Media 2014
Berlin, GERMANY

November 9-11, 2014:
AD Workshop
SYNTOLKNING NU and the Swedish Association of the Blind
Stockholm, SWEDEN

November 12-14, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Cape Hatteras National Seashore - Visit #1
National Park Service
Buxton, NC

December

December 3-5, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Cowpens National Battlefield - Visit #2
National Park Service
Gaffney, SC

December 7-9, 2014:
Audio Described Tour--Saguaro National Park - Visit #1
National Park Service
Tucson, AZ

December 16-17, 2014:
Audio Description Workshops
Missouri History Museum
St. Louis, MO

2013

January

January 8-9, 2013:
Introduction to Audio Description--Boys Town
Omaha, Nebraska

January 19, 2013:
Provide description for the Disability Inaugural Ball
Washington, DC

January 21, 2013:
Provide description for ABC-TV coverage of the presidential inauguration
New York, NY

January 21-22, 2013:
Provide description for Inaugural Parade and Prayer Service
Washington, DC

February

February 25-26, 2013:
Docent Training in Audio Description--Virginia Museum of Fine Arts
Richmond, Virginia

March

March 13-14, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Advanced Research Seminar of Audio Description-ARSAD
Barcelona, SPAIN

March 21-22, 2013:
Meeting of Description Leadership Network--Video Description Research
and Development Center
San Francisco, CA

March 23, 2013:
Audio Description Training-Media--Audio Vision, Inc.
San Francisco, CA

April

April 15, 2013:
Advanced Audio Description Training
American Council of the Blind-Ohio
Columbus, OH

April 16-17, 2013:
Guest Speaker
Multiple Perspectives on Access, Inclusion, and Disability Conference
Ohio State University
Columbus, OH

April 18-20, 2013:
Audio Description Training
Las Vegas, NV

April 26-May 1, 2013:
Featured Speaker / Conduct Audio Description Training
Pac Rim International Conference on Disability and the
Hawaii Council of the Blind
Honolulu, HI

May

May 9-12, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Jewel Cave National Park
National Park Service
Rapid City, SD

May 19-21, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Big Horn National Forest-Shell Falls
US Forest Service
Sheridan, WY

June

June 8, 2013:
Guest Speaker/Panelist
D.C. Council of the Blind--100th Anniversary Celebration
Washington, DC

June 25-27, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Fort Raleigh National Historic Site
US National Park Service
Manteo, NC

July

July 8-13, 2013:
2013 Audio Description Institute
American Council of the Blind
Columbus, Ohio

July 19-21, 2013:
Guest Speaker
National Association of Parents with Visually Impaired Children
Boston, MA

July 28-August 1, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Big Horn National Forest-Shell Falls
US Forest Service - Sheridan, WY
Audio Described Tour-Jewel Cave National Park
National Park Service
Rapid City, SD

August

August 18-19, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Fort Raleigh National Park
National Park Service
Manteo, NC

August 23, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Franklin Museum
National Park Service-Franklin Institute
Philadelphia, PA

September

September 12-14, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Franklin D. Roosevelt Library and Museum
Hyde Park, NY

September 16-18, 2013:
Audio Description Training
Shenandoah National Park
Luray, VA

September 22-24, 2013:
Audio Description PhD Committeee
Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona
Barcelona, SPAIN

September 25-26, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Media For All Conference
Dubrovnik, CROATIA

October

September 30-October 1, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Audio Description Development
Union of the Blind and Partially Sighted of Slovenia
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA

October 16-18, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Audio Description
Mountain State Council of the Blind
Martinsburg, WV

October 19-20, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Audio Description
ACB of New York Annual Conference
Albany, NY

November

November 14, 2013:
Guest Speaker-Audio Description/Professional Theater
Albert Einstein High School
Kensington, MD

November 16, 2013:
Panelist--BLICK Film Festival Conference
via SKYPE
Gothenburg, SWEDEN

November 18-21, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Fort Smith National Historic Site
National Park Service
Fort Smith, AR

December

December 3-4, 2013:
Audio Described Tour-Little Rock Central High School National Historic Site
National Park Service
Little Rock, AR

December 5-7, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Audio Description and Literacy
Getting in Touch with Literacy conference
Providence, Rhode Island

December 10, 2013:
Guest Speaker--Air Travel Accessibility Conference
Association for Airline Passenger Rights
Washington, DC

2012

January

January 3-4, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tours
Monocacy National Battlefield and Gettysburg National Battlefield-David Wills House Frederick, MD and Gettysburg, PA

January 6, 2012:
Guest Speaker--Association of Performing Arts Presenters
New York, NY

January 10-16, 2012:
AD Training--Icelandic Association of the Blind
Reykjavik, ICELAND

January 19, 2012:
International Telecommunications Union
conference call--Focus Group on Audiovisual Media Accessibility
Barcelona, SPAIN

January 19-21, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour
Ft. Davis National Historic Site
Ft. Davis, TX

January 30-February 1, 2012:
Test-Audio Described Tour
Big Hole National Battlefield
Wisdom, MT

February

February 9, 2012:
Fourth Meeting of Video Programming and Emergency Access Advisory Committee
Federal Communications Commission
Washington, DC

February 16:
Guest Speaker--"Visual Voices"--George Mason University
Fairfax, VA

February 25, 2012:
Speak at American Council of the Blind--Mid-Year Conference
Arlington, VA

March

February 27-March 3, 2012:
Speak at CSUN Conference--visits in LA
San Diego and Los Angeles, CA

March 5, 2012:
International Telecommunications Union
conference call--Focus Group on Audiovisual Media Accessibility
New Delhi, INDIA

March 5-7, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour
Harry S Truman Memorial Site-Noland House
Independence, MO

March 16-17, 2012:
Speak at Americans for the Arts, Arts Marketing Conference
New York, NY

March 18-19, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour
Yorktown National Battlefield
Yorktown, VA

March 22-23, 2012:
Meeting of Description Leadership Network
Smith-Kettlewell Eye Research Institute San Francisco, CA

March 28-April 8, 2012:
AD Training, Nalaga'at Theater of the Deaf-Blind
Tel Aviv, ISRAEL

April

April 12-14, 2012:
Speak on AD and Literacy--Council on Exceptional Children
Denver, CO

April 30-May 1, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour (Second Visit/Test)
Harry S Truman Memorial Site-Noland House
Independence, MO

May

May 6-7, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour (Second Visit/Test)
Fort Davis National Historic Site
Fort Davis, TX

May 10-11, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour
Museum of Florida History
Tallahassee, FL

May 17-18, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour
Gulf Islands National Historic Site
Pensacola, FL

May 19-20, 2012:
Audio Description for AXIS Dance Company
Atlas Performing Arts Center
Washington, DC

May 29-June 1, 2012:
Speak at 25th Conference--Canadian Association for Translation Studies
Wilfrid Laurier University/University of Waterloo;
Speak at Ryerson University
Waterloo-Toronto, Ontario, CANADA

June

June 7-12, 2012:
Speak on AD and Dance--Motus Humanus Roundtable
Claremont, CA

July

July 8-14, 2012:
American Council of the Blind-Video Description Research and Development Center
Focus Groups and ADP AD Training Institute
Louisville, KY

July 24-27, 2012:
Speak at 4th Conference--Int'l Asso. for Translation and Intercultural Studies
Queen's University
Belfast, NORTHERN IRELAND, UK

August

August 27-30, 2012:
Preparation-Audio Described Tour
Death Valley National Park
Death Valley, CA

September

September 13-16, 2012:
Audio Description Training
Des Moines, IA

September 25-27, 2012:
Presentation at Int'l Telecommunication Union
Focus Group on AudioVisual Accessibililty
Toronto, CANADA

September 28-October 22, 2012:
Audio Description Training
Durban, Capetown and Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA

October

October 25-26, 2012:
Speak at West Virginia Schools for the Deaf and Blind
Wheeling, WV

October 30, 2012:
Presentation to theater community
Boys Town National Research Hospital
Omaha, Nebraska

November

November 2, 2012:
Speak at Annual Conference/Screen Film with Description
VisABILITIES 2012-Maryland Council of the Blind
Baltimore, MD

November 3-4, 2012:
Speak at Annual Conference
New York Council of the Blind
Long Island, NY

November 10, 2012:
Speak at Annual Conference
Old Dominion Council of the Blind and Visually Impaired
Falls Church, VA

November 17, 2012:
Audio Description Training
AudioVision
San Francisco, CA

November 20-24, 2012:
Audio Description Workshop
Media For All
Berlin, GERMANY

November 28-December 1, 2012:
Guest Speaker-TASH Conference
Long Beach, CA

2011

January

January 9-11, 2011:
Provide Audio Description for U.S. Department of Justice
Hearing on Rule-Making--Captions and Description in Movie Theaters
San Francisco, CA

January 13, 2011:
First Meeting of Video Programming and Emergency Access Advisory Committee
Federal Communications Commission
Washington, DC

January 24-28, 2011:
Audio Description Training
Premier Captioning and Realtime, Ltd.
Dublin, IRELAND

January-June 2011:
Development of Audio Described Tour
The White House
Washington, DC

February

February 5-6, 2011:
Speak at the ReelAbilities Film Festival
New York, NY

February 17-20, 2011:
Conduct Workshop at Meeting of The Saksham Trust
New Delhi, INDIA

February 20-24, 2011:
Speak at/train describers for KL VISION 2011
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA

February 27-March 2, 2011:
Conduct Workshop for Hong Kong Council of the Blind
Hong Kong, CHINA

March

March 10-12, 2011:
Train docents, Seattle Art Museum
Seattle, WA

March 23-26, 2011:
Speak at Audio-Visual Translation Conference
Barcelona, SPAIN

April

April 4-6, 2011:
Train staff, Social Security Administration
Baltimore, MD

April 10, 2011:
Audio Description presentation, Beth Sholom Synagogue
Frederick, MD

May

May 3, 2011:
Speak at National Conference of Librarians Serving
Blind and Physically Handicapped Readers
Washington, DC

May 5, 2011:
Second Meeting of Video Programming and Emergency Access Advisory Committee
Federal Communications Commission
Washington, DC

May 13, 2011:
Speak at International Association of Audio Information Services conference
St. Louis, MO

May 14, 2011:
Keynote Presentation
Pennsylvania Council of the Blind Philadelphia, PA

May 22-25, 2011:
Speak at American Association of Museums Conference
Houston, TX

June

June 1, 2011:
Speak via video conference ISCAPP-IPP "Translation for Inclusion" workshop
Porto, PORTUGAL

June 17-19, 2011:
Train describers for Victory Gardens Theatre
Chicago, IL

June 24-June 28, 2011:
AD Demonstration for the Icelandic Organization of the Visually Impaired
BIOVI) and the The Service Institute for the Blind in Iceland
Reykjavik, ICELAND

June 29-July 1, 2011:
Presentation at Media For All, 2011
London, ENGLAND

June 29, 2011:
webcast description from London, ENGLAND

July

July 12-16, 2010:
Speak at American Council of the Blind 50th Anniversary Convention
and Audio Description Project-ADP Training Institute
Reno, NV

July 26-August 9, 2011:
Audio Description Training
Bangkok, THAILAND; Hong Kong, CHINA; and Taipei, TAIWAN

August

August 24, 2011:
AD Webinar for Americans for the Arts
webcast from Washington, DC

September

September 15, 2011:
International Telecommunications Union
conference call--Focus Group on Audiovisual Media Accessibility
Geneva, SWITZERLAND

September 16-17, 2011:
Speak at Mountain State Council of the Blind conference
Charleston, WV

October

October 5-6, 2011:
Test Audio Described Tour--Chalmette National Battlefield
New Orleans, LA

October 7, 2011:
Speak at "Accessibility Day"--Turner Broadcasting
Atlanta, GA

October 14-15, 2011:
Conduct AD Workshop/Spaek at "Points of View" Audio-Visual Translation Conference
Krakow, POLAND

October 21, 2011:
Speak at Audio Engineering Society Conference
New York, NY

October 26-28, 2011:
AD Training--Abilities, Inc.
Long Island, NY

October 31, 2011:
Speak at 10th Anniversary of Section 508
National Institutes of Health
Bethesda, MD

November

November 1, 2011:
Third Meeting of Video Programming and Emergency Access Advisory Committee
Federal Communications Commission
Washington, DC

November 2-4, 2011:
AD Training--University of Illinois
Champaign-Urbana, IL

November 7-9, 2011:
Research Audio Described Tour--Big Hole National Battlefield
Wisdom, MT

November 28, 2011:
AD Training--Montclair Art Museum
Montclair, NJ

November 29-December 3, 2011:
Speak at/conduct workshop at TASH 2011
Atlanta, GA

December

December 14-15, 2011:
Speak at International Seminar on Translation and Universal Accessibility
University of Granada
Granada, SPAIN