Conference Details

Accelerate Your Trip to Self-Reliance

Thursday, October 27 – Sunday, October 30, 2022

Zoom in by Standard Phone, computer, or Smart Phone


Who Should Attend?

Anyone who is blind, visually impaired, losing vision, relatives and friends of such individuals, special education and rehabilitation professionals, accessibility advocates, and community supporters

FREE Conference Registration includes:

  • Access to the Zoom platform to interact with all presenters, live exhibits,  and other attendees.
  • Toll-free calling option upon request.
  • Opportunities to participate in special events for prizes.
  • Entrance into general door prize drawings throughout the weekend.
  • Conference Program provided in your preferred reading format when you register by October 10th.
  • Zoom real-time closed captioning.
  • Automatic registration for the PCB Live Auction on Sunday, October 30 at 3 PM.
  • Participation in elections and business for paid PCB members



Conference Activity Highlights:

  • Presentations on emergency care for guide dogs, medication and Diabetes management, low-cost recording solutions, maintaining self-reliance while aging and changing with Deborah Kendrick, a virtual cruise to self-reliance, creative performances from the PCB Vision Loss and Communications Teams that will explore self-reliance scenarios, and more.
  • Interactive sessions like Improve with Improv, Removing Roadblocks through Self-Hypnosis, and yoga with Blue Awning Yoga Studio.
  • Banquet speaker, Brian Hartgen, Owner of Hartgen Consultancy. He has been assisting people who are blind with assistive technology tutorials, one-on-one training, custom scripts, and software solutions for over 24 years.
  • Exciting entertainment including Riddle Bits, Can You Sing IT?, after-banquet performance by singer and musician, Kevin Reeves, and the PCB Live Auction.

    Full Preliminary Schedule


    Exhibits will begin Thursday, October 27. Some of these exhibits may be interactive where attendees are able to speak with exhibitors via Zoom for 30 or 60 minutes. Be sure to consult the final schedule for the start time and lineup when you receive your program.
    When we are not streaming conference programming, you will hear recorded exhibits.

    There is still time left to become an exhibitor or sponsor for the 2022 PCB Conference. Check out exhibit options for all the opportunities we have to offer.