8/15/2013 Advisory Council Meeting Agenda

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Tools for Life Advisory Council Meeting

August 15, 2013

  • 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM
  • Tools for Life @ Georgia Tech
  • 512 Means St., Suite 250, Atlanta, GA, 30318

10:30 AM - Welcome & Introductions

  • Beth Tumlin, TFL Advisory Council Chair
  • Carolyn Phillips, TFL Program Director

10:40 AM – FY 13 Sequestration Effect & FY 14 Discussion - Carolyn

11:00 AM - Discussion of the Georgia State Plan for AT (2012-2015) – Carolyn

  • Exploring Direct Service Models (Center Based, Service Based)
  1. AT Device Loan Library
  2. AT Device Demonstration
  3. AT Reuse
  4. AT Depot - Ben & Carolyn

11:40 AM – Emerging – AT Evaluation Service (TechMatch) - Joe

12:00 PM to 12:15 PM - Break and Grab Lunch

12:15 PM - Working Lunch - Exploring New AT with Martha!

12:45 PM – Continue Discussion of the Georgia State Plan for AT (2012-2015)

  • State Leadership
  1. Training & Public Awareness Activities & Ideas – Liz
  2. Webinar Updates & Schedule – Liz
  3. AT in a Minute Video Project - Liz
  4. AppFinder Update - Martha
  5. GATE Update! - Ben
  6. IDEAS Review & Update! – Huge Success!
  7. Georgia Speech & Hearing Association (GSHA) Collaboration - Ben
  8. Aging and Disability Resource Center Advisory Council - Carolyn
  9. November AT Awareness Month Idea & Open House – Carolyn & Liz
  10. Research – Ben & Carolyn
  11. LD & AT Guide - Carolyn

2:00 PM - Updates from the TFL Network

  •  Advisory Council Members
    • New Council Member Discussion
  •  Disability Connections
  •  CFII
  •  CREATE
  •  FODAC
  •  Walton Options

2:20 PM - Next Steps, Confirm next Dates/Locations and Wrap Up

2:30 PM – Adjourn

Tentative Dates for Next Meetings:

  • November 7, 2013 from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM - Location To Be Determined
  • March 13, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM at the TFL State Office
  • August 14, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM - Location To Be Determined
  • November 6, 2014 from 10:30 AM to 2:30 PM - Location To Be Determined

Thank You and Safe Travels Home!