[Menvi-discuss] Fwd: [BANA-Announce] BANA to Meet in Toronto, Canada, May 2 - 4, 2019

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Subject: 	[BANA-Announce] BANA to Meet in Toronto, Canada, May 2 - 4, 2019
Date: 	Mon, 29 Apr 2019 12:31:38 +0000
From: 	Mary Nelle McLennan via BANA-Announce 
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       Press Release

April 2019
For Immediate Release


     Contact: Jennifer Dunnam, Chair
     Braille Authority of North America
     410.659.9314 Ex. 2427
     chair at brailleauthority.org <mailto:chair at brailleauthority.org>

       BANA to Meet in Toronto, Canada, May 2–4, 2019

     The Braille Authority of North America (BANA), which convenes
     in-person semiannually, will hold its spring 2019 meeting May 2–4
     and will be hosted by CNIB (The Canadian National Institute for the
     Blind), a BANA member organization. On Thursday, May 2, the meeting
     site will be at CNIB National Centre, 1929 Bayview Avenue, Toronto,
     Sir Arthur Pearson Board Room, Room 220 second floor. On Friday, May
     3, and Saturday, May 4, the meeting site will be at Novotel Toronto
     North York, 3 Park Home Avenue, Toronto, ON, Stage Door, off the lobby.

     Items on the Board’s agenda will include a review of formal reports
     from BANA's technical committees such as music, Nemeth, and tactile
     graphics, as well as its general committees and task forces, such as
     the BANA General Committee on UEB and the Publications Committee.
     BANA will take action on recommendations when appropriate.

     Interested parties are invited to observe the BANA Board meetings.
     If you are interested in observing the BANA meeting, please contact
     BANA Chair Jennifer Dunnam at 410.659.9314 Ex. 2427 or by email at
     chair at brailleauthority.org <mailto:chair at brailleauthority.org>.


     The mission of the Braille Authority of North America is to assure
     literacy for tactile readers through the standardization of braille
     and/or tactile graphics.

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