Fork in the Road is pleased to be an exhibitor at the 2017 BVA Convention. If you are attending the convention August 15th-16th, 2017 or are in the Jacksonville, Florida area, please stop by booth #9 and say hello. There are lots of other great exhibits to see as well — including state-of-the-art technology for people.. read more →

Participants gathered from around the world at WBU/ICEVI 2016, an important venue for collaborating and networking around key blindness issues.

At the WBU-ICEVI convention in Orlando, we had people from many countries stop at the booth to try our simulators. These pictures of conference delegates from Sri Lanka, Pakistan, and Malawi are used with their permission. Zambia Israel Mauritius Israel Kyrgyzstan Guinea India South Africa Japan China Senegal Ecuador Laos Thailand Korea Moldova Myanmar Nepal.. read more →

At the WBU-ICEVI Conference in Orlando, I got to see a 3D representation of “Washington Crossing the Delaware ” created by 3D Photoworks. Co-founder John Olson showed me that, in addition to being tactile, there are numerous content specific, auditory items embedded in the work that are activated by passing one’s hand over them. For.. read more →

21 Jul 2016
July 21, 2016

WBU/ICEVI 2016 Joint Assembly, Orlando

Fork in the Road will be exhibiting its low vision simulators at the 2016 World Blind Union – International Committee for Education of people with Vision Impairment (WBU-ICEVI) Joint Assembly in Orlando. WBU/ICEVI 2016 will bring together participants from around the world, making this an important venue for collaborating and networking around key blindness issues… read more →

Fork in the Road’s owner, Marshall Flax presents information to help people know the difference between normal vision (including refractive error), normal vision as we age, and common diseases that should be addressed by an eyecare professional. He made a presentation at the Healthy Aging Fair (April 2016) sponsored by the University of Wisconsin-Madison School.. read more →

The Department of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at the  University of Wisconsin – Madison uses a picture of our simulator on its education brochure. read more →

The University of Wisconsin-Platteville offers a graduate program for teachers who wish to become teachers of the visually impaired (TVI). Marshall Flax, owner of Fork in the Road Vision Rehabilitation Services, is pleased to be an instructor for  course 7760: “Anatomy and Physiology of the Eye and Implications for Low Vision” in this graduate program… read more →

Marshall Flax of Fork in the Road was interviewed by Madison magazine in conjuction with his involvement with the upcoming Cycle for Sight Event. Read the interview:  Madison Magazine Article Cycle for Sight is an annual indoor cycling fundraiser on spinning bikes sponsored by the McPherson Eye Research Institute.  All funds raised support research on.. read more →

The Center for Sensory and Complex Disabilities - website image features Fork in the Road

The Center for Sensory and Complex disabilities at The College of New Jersey has a website banner photo of a student using a low vision simulator. CSCD focuses on conducting research, professional development and the creation/promotion of professional practices relative to the education, habilitation and support of individuals with varying degrees of vision and/or hearing.. read more →

03 Sep 2015
September 3, 2015

Attending the Envision Conference 2015

The next Envision Conference 2015 will take place September 9-12 in Denver, Colorado Tenth Anniversary celebration events with Blessing Offor (NBC’s The Voice) and Brooke Fox (Singer/Songwriter and President, Visionary Media) Skilled presenters in clinical education and low vision research and The United States Association of Blind Athletes Leading edge low vision technologies on demonstration.. read more →