VISIONEERS Services Directory: High performance visioneering solutions for blind persons | Blindness Professionals | Schools | Enterprise | More. We teach the blind to see with sound | We teach the sighted to see through challenges. Image:Blurred photo of Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish teaching blind children in a forest in Germany.
Quote: When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another. Helen Keller. Image: Silhouette of Daniel Kish walking with a full-length cane and backpack.

SERVICES: DIRECTORY

Personal Growth. Photo shows Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish discussing FlashSOnar training with blind student Humoody, who is holding a soccer ball wrapped in plastic for audible detection.
Professional Development. Photo of Visioneer Juan Ruiz leading blind Visioneering coach trainees in a public square in Bangkok.
Schools and Education: Photo of Visioneer Brian Bushway standing with children in the classroom of their L.A. area school on Science Day.
Corporate and Enterprise. Photo of Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish delivering a keynote address to open Foothold Technology's Expo 2016 in New York City.
Media and Press. Photo of Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish participating at the Press Conference for a motion picture in India for which he consulted and appeared in.
Public Outreach. Photo: Volunteers interact with members of the public at a fundraising event, manning a table of t-shirts and brochures.
Research and Science. Image: Visioneer Brian Bushway stands in front of a microphone amd beside a large circular apparatus during a research partnership with Durham University in the UK.
Speakers and Leadership. Image: Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish speaks onstage at TED.
Tech Consulting. Photo: Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish tests the detection range of a a headband sonar detector he co-designed with blind student Hector who is wearing it.

SERVICES HIGHLIGHTS: PERSONAL GROWTH

ICELAND: Never Give Up

Photo of Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish supporting little Ran as she stands against a wall.

Seeing the possibilities in little Ran. Blind, and deaf in one ear, we help her ‘rise up!

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USA: Jake Lives His Dream

Photo of Jake Olson, 18 year-old long snapper for the USC Trojans runs with his hand on the shoulder of a team mate after snapping for the winning point in a game.

Former WAFTB blind student Jake Olson longsnaps for the USC Trojans football team.

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USA: Paying It Forward

Photo of Visioneer Brian Bushway teaching

Jake Olson ‘pays it forward’ via inspiration to two other blind Visioneers’ students.

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SCOTLAND: Ethan Gives Back

Composite photo shows a poster: Ethan David Loch. Charity concert in aid of WAFTB.ORG, The other part of the photo shows Ethan in performance.

Blind piano prodigy Ethan Loch’s fundraising concert to help other blind kids ‘see’.

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PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

THAILAND: Coaching Clinics

Visioneering FlashSonar™ and Perception Cane training for blind mobility coaches.

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USA: Recreational Clinics

USA: Recreational Clinics. Photo of soccer clinic shows balls in plastic bags.

Teaching blind kids & coaches how to make more sports inclusive using adaptive fixes.

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SWITZERLAND: Workshops

Visioneering along a mountain path in a vista that they are learning to see in a new way.

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CHILE: Instructor Clinics

Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish, and Visioneer Juan Ruiz stand for a photo with O&M Instructors and students in Chile.

Visioneering FlashSonar™ and Perception Cane training for O&M coaches/students.

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SCHOOLS & EDUCATION

USA: School Science Day

Visioneer Brian Bushway is puctured holding a reflective board as he stands at the front of a classroom in Los Angeles.

Visioneering presentation by Brian Bushway on Science Day at an L.A. area school.

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UK: Support for Lily-Grace

Advocating on behalf of a blind girl’s right to use a long cane at school – a story that went viral.

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MEXICO: School Orientation

Visioneer Juan Ruiz is pictyred working with a young blind girl on her visiioneering skills at school in Mexico.

Visioneer Juan Ruiz puts this blind student through her Visioneering steps at school.

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USA: Distance Learning

Visioneer J. Steel-Louchart is pictured on a large video screen interacting with a Science class of students via Skype.

Visioneer J. Steele-Louchart interacts with a classroom of Science students via Skype.

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CORPORATE & ENTERPRISE

USA: Consulting at Apple

Screengrab from Apple.com Accessibility. Text reads We believe that technology should be available to everyone. Image shows a blind young man taking a photo of two people using Voiceover on the iPhone.

Providing feedback & guidance on policies, products, software & accessible initiatives.

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USA: PayPal Keynote

Image: Photograph of the exterior of PayPal's Headquarters showing two building wings joined at a central atrium.

WAFTB President Daniel Kish presents a keynote address at PayPal’s corporate HQ.

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USA: Proctor & Gamble

Image: Daniel Kish onstage at the Proctor and Gamble Keynote. Some of the companies products are generically placed into shelves on the background set.

Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish presents a keynote address at the company’s Annual Meeting.

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USA: Scottish American

Image: Daniel Kish and Brian Bushway lead employees of Scottish American Insurance through the outdoor portion of a FlashSonar workshop. All the participants are wearing blindfolds.

‘Breaking Through The Dark Unknown’ indoor & outdoor Visioneering™ Workshops.

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MEDIA & PRESS

USA: ‘KISH’ Great Big Story

Video still imagetaken from the film 'Kish' at Great Big Story and CNN Films: Rear silhouette of Daniel Kish sitting in his back yard with the title 'Kish' superimposed on the lower half of the frame.

Film profile of Daniel Kish at CNN’s Great Big Story and co-produced with CNN Films.

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USA: ‘Conquered’ TV

Image: WAFTB student Calvin is interviewed by a Video crew from the program Conquered on PopSugar and Z Living.

WAFTB student Calvin explains the benefits of his FlashSonar™ echolocation training.

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USA: CBS ‘Criminal Minds’

Daniel Kish provides consulting services on a storyline about a blind character.

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USA: Bushway On Uproxx TV

image: Video still from Uproxx profile of WAFTB Perceptual Navigation Instructor Brian Bushway, shows him standing at an look-out point in Culver City, California with the los Angeles skyline in front of him.

See Visioneer Brian Bushway’s journey from blindness at 14 to a new way of ‘seeing’.

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PUBLIC OUTREACH

USA: Blind/Sighted Cycling

Photo of participants in cycling fundraiser.

Visioneers Juan Ruiz and Brian Bushway help lead a trail ride fundraiser of cyclists.

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SCOTLAND: Ethan Gives Back

Composite photo shows a poster: Ethan David Loch. Charity concert in aid of WAFTB.ORG, The other part of the photo shows Ethan in performance.

Blind piano prodigy Ethan Loch’s fundraising concert to help other blind kids ‘see’.

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USA: Alcon Event

Photo at 5k fundraising event as participants get underway.

And they’re off! Participants at our Alcon-sponsored ‘Walk, Run, Ride’ fundraiser get underway.

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GLOBAL: #BlindNotBroken

Blind Not Broken frame & photo of Alexia Sloane. 16 year-old award-winning Composer, Linguist, Poet and Writer. Cambridge Young Composer of the year 2016, Composer with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. Visioneers student.

Awareness campaign to dispel the perpetuated notion that blind persons aren’t capable.

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RESEARCH & SCIENCE

UK: Durham University

WAFTB Perceptual Navigation Instructor Brian Bushway participates in echolocation research and is shown standing nect to circular metal tubing and a microphone.

Visioneer Brian Bushway ‘donates his clicks to science’ as we partner in pioneering study.

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GERMANY: L.M.U. of Munich

Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish lying on an MRI gurney being loaded into position.

Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish’s MRI scans show brain reaction to FlashSonar™ click echoes.

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CANADA: Brain & Mind Inst.

Video still of Professor Melvyn Goodale, Director of the Brain and Mind Institute at the University of Western Ontario, sitting in front of computer screens showing brain scans.

Visioneers partners in study of neuroscience under Prof. Mel Goodale at U of Western Ont.

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USA: Alcon Laboratories

Photo of Daniel Kish wearing the SonarFlash headgear.

Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish tests the SonarFlash™ at the labs of co-developer/sponsor Alcon.

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SPEAKERS & LEADERSHIP

GLOBAL: TED Conference

Lead Visioneer Daniel Kish is named a Top Ten Talk at the TED Global event in Vancouver.

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USA: Pepperdine University

Visioneer Brian Bushway is pictured at a podium at Pepperdine University.

Visioneer Brian Bushway, M.Ed, gives a keynote address at his alma-mater in Malibu, CA.

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USA: No Barriers Summit

Visioneers Daniel Kish and Brian Bushway lead an outdoor workshop at the No Barriers Summit.

Daniel Kish Keynote Speech and outdoor/indoor Visioneering™ workshops in Colorado.

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USA: Braille Institute

Photo of Juan Ruiz and Brian Bushway onstage.

Visioneers Brian Bushway, and Juan Ruiz speak at The National Braille Challenge.

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TECH CONSULTING

USA: Pepperdine University

Visioneer Brian Bushway is pictured at a podium at Pepperdine University.

Visioneer Brian Bushway, M.Ed, gives a keynote address at his alma-mater in Malibu, CA.

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USA: Pepperdine University

Visioneer Brian Bushway is pictured at a podium at Pepperdine University.

Visioneer Brian Bushway, M.Ed, gives a keynote address at his alma-mater in Malibu, CA.

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USA: Pepperdine University

Visioneer Brian Bushway is pictured at a podium at Pepperdine University.

Visioneer Brian Bushway, M.Ed, gives a keynote address at his alma-mater in Malibu, CA.

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USA: Pepperdine University

Visioneer Brian Bushway is pictured at a podium at Pepperdine University.

Visioneer Brian Bushway, M.Ed, gives a keynote address at his alma-mater in Malibu, CA.

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LEARN MORE ABOUT VISIONEERS ACROSS ALL MEDIA PLATFORMS

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WAFTB Print. Image shows a collection of print articles about WAFTB from Men's Journal, to Success Magazine, National Geographic and the Los Angeles Times.
WAFTB Radio. Image of Radio logos from NPR, BBC and Behind The Mask and photos of Daniel Kish, Brian Bushway and some radio hosts.
WAFTB TV-Video. Image shows logos from some of the international TV networks WAFTB has appeared on against a backdrop of video thumbnails.

MOST POPULAR

MEDIA:Print - Men's Journal Profile of Daniel Kish. Image: Screengrab of page with Men's Journal logo andthtle: The blind man who taught himself to see.
MEDIA:Radio: NPR exposes the real-life Batman. Image: Scnreengrab of NPR website with a illustration of a cyclist and the title: 'How to Become Batman.'
MEDIA: TV|VIDEO: DANIEL KISH VOTED A TOP-TEN TALK AT TED. Image: Daniel Kish, President of World Access For The Blind, stands onstage with the TED logo behind him.

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