Access Israel: Accessibility as a Leverage for Businesses and Organizations

February 21, 2016   World

European Network for Accessible Tourism | Source

Tel Aviv, Israel. 6 to 8 April 2016.

Access Israel's 4th Annual International Convention on Accessibility as a Lever for Businesses and Organisations, focusing on accessible tourism, travel, culture and recreation.

International speakers include:

  • Ms. Daniela Bas , Director, Division for Social Policy and Development, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, UN
  • Ms. Anna Grazia Laura, President of ENAT Commissioner 
  • Victor Calise, New York City Mayor's Office for People with Disabilities
  • Mr. Martin Essl - Founder, Essl Foundation
  • Dr. Michael Fembek, Program Manager of Zero Project, Essl Foundation
  • Ms. Laura Schweller - Coordinator, Comumunity and Access Programs, The Museum of Modern Art (MoMa), New-York


    Wednesday, April 6th 2016
    Afternoon –Closed event for international guests  
    Evening – Registration and Gala Evening Event – Feast of the Senses – an accessibility dining special event

    Thursday, April 7th 2016
    Lectures and Panels at the 'Avenue' convention center, Airport city.

    Friday, April 8th 2016
    Accessible tours in Jerusalem and Tel Aviv area.


    • Gala Evening Event – Feast of the Senses – an accessibility dining event
    • Plenary lectures with leading success stories from across the world
    • Professional workshops allowing global transformation of information
    • Unique experiential activities enabling participants to experience disabilities and get to know the person behind the disability
    • Accessibility tours in various attractions in Jerusalem and Tel-Aviv

    Further details and Registration: Visit the Convention Website