Assistive Technology Industry (ATIA) Association

Assistive Technology Industry (ATIA) Association


Format             Not-for-profit membership organization


ATIA is an organization of manufacturers, sellers and providers of technology-based assistive devices and/or services. Its goals include:  establishing and managing an annual Assistive Technology (AT) conference which provides a forum for education and communication for professional practitioners (including teachers, occupational therapists, rehabilitation counselors, physicians, psychologists) who serve people with disabilities, with the goal of providing enhanced benefits and opportunities to people with disabilities;  “speaking with a common voice” for the AT industry, and working closely with Electronics & Information Technology (EIT) companies and government on matters of common interest such as Section 508 of the Rehabilitation Act, Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA); and supporting publications of its own and with non-profit partners.    ATIA, in partnership with the Special Education Assistive Technology (SEAT) Center at Illinois State University, produces Assistive Technology Outcomes and Benefits (ATOB), a peer-reviewed annual publication, to promote the outcomes and benefits of assistive technology for people with disabilities across their lifespan. The journal is free for download and available in multiple accessible formats.


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Assistive Technology Industry Association (ATIA)
401 North Michigan Avenue,
Chicago, IL 60611-4267

Toll free: 877-OUR-ATIA (687-2842)

(312) 321-5172