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    Knud Jansen Lecture: AT Changed My Life - Practical Solutions and Education Enabling a Lifetime of Human Potential

    Keynote Lecture 1.0

    10/5/19 | 9:20 AM – 12:00 PM time

    Session format
    Keynote Lecture
    World Hall
    Target audience
    Congress registrants and exhibitors

    The World Health Organization estimates that 1 billion people currently require assistive devices, and that by the year 2050 this number will have doubled.

    Since 1991, Motivation, a UK-based organisation that designs and provides low-cost wheelchairs to the developing world, has been working to put wheelchairs on the global agenda of the international development community. Through a rewarding and positive cooperation with ISPO, Motivation has made enormous strides in the integration of wheelchair and P&O services, has co-created WHO guidelines, and has developed training programmes for wheelchair provision.

    Co-founder David Constantine MBE will explain the ups and downs of this journey and the reasons for Motivation’s mission to improve the wheelchair and assistive device industry through design.

    Simultaneous Interpretation


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