Minnie’s Study Tour Part 4: Art, Design, and Accessible Smart Cities in New York

Minnie’s Study Tour Part 4: Art, Design, and Accessible Smart Cities in New York

In Part 4 of Be. Accessible CEO Minnie’s Baragwanath’s Study Tour Series, she visited the Big Apple. While there Minnie visited the Access+Ability Exhibition and met with the curators, and connected with Victor Calise, the Commissioner at the Mayor’s Office for...
Victor Calise – Commissioner, New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities

Victor Calise – Commissioner, New York City Mayor’s Office for People with Disabilities

I had the pleasure of hosting Victor Calise, Commissioner at New York City Mayor’s office for people with disabilities when he visited Wellington on Monday 10 September to attend meetings with the Council and District Health Board. Victor had been the keynote...
Universal Design Conference

Universal Design Conference

I’ve just come back from attending the Universal Design conference in Auckland on 6-7 September. It was an amazing opportunity to attend presentations and workshops around innovative practice in universal design locally and internationally, and learn how we can...