Melissa Malzkuhn presenting at the Obama Foundation Summit wearing a shirt that says, to sign is human.
Melissa Malzkuhn presenting at the Obama Foundation Summit wearing a shirt that says, to sign is human.
Melissa Malzkuhn, co-founder of The ASL App

Last month, we introduced the first four speakers for Illimitable’s new initiative, MAKERS Stories — a quarterly event series that highlights and connects designers, scientists, engineers, and entrepreneurs with disabilities.

Now, we’re excited to share that registration is open for the last six events in our summer line-up. Keep reading to learn about seven disabled tech entrepreneurs across the world, tackling problems in mental health, education, and beyond.

Hans Jørgen Wiberg (Denmark) — Be My Eyes


A black man faces the camera and smiles. He is wearing a dark sweater and pants and sitting in a partially visible wheelchair
A black man faces the camera and smiles. He is wearing a dark sweater and pants and sitting in a partially visible wheelchair
Brandon Winfield, co-founder of iAccess Life

At Illimitable, our mission is to advance disability representation, inclusion, and community in tech.

That’s why we’re launching MAKERS Stories, a quarterly virtual event series that highlights and connects designers, scientists, engineers, and entrepreneurs with disabilities.

Our inaugural series begins on July 8 and features a global lineup of tech entrepreneurs — from San Francisco to Denmark to Bangkok. You can register now for our first four events, but you don’t have to wait to meet our speakers.

In this article, we’re giving you the inside scoop on our July contributors: social innovators disrupting industries and dedicated to impacting the…

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