2017 Innovation Village Exhibitors

Discover all that Innovation Village has to offer!

Innovation Village offers a hands-on opportunity to interact with new products and innovations that are breaking barriers and expanding possibility for people of all abilities. Explore new technologies, demo showcased products, and engage with industry leaders and innovators.

Innovation Village Hours

12 – 6 PM
10 AM – 3:15 PM
(join us for No Barriers University across the hall)

5 – 8:30 PM

10 AM – 5:30 PM
10 AM – 12 PM

2017 Showcase

Experience Aira’s groundbreaking assistive technology and demo their wearable smart glasses. Aira smart glasses utilize cutting-edge video and data streaming technology to provide the blind and visually impaired with increased mobility and independence.

Overview: Aira offers an innovative, on-demand service designed to help blind and low-vision users gain mobility and independence via live streaming and wearable technologies. It provides personalized assistance from orientation and mobility experts who can be trained Aira Agents, family members, or friends. Our experts, backed by state-of-the art technology, serve as visual interpreters and navigators for our users, helping them accomplish a wide range of daily tasks and activities.

AKB Visions / NanoPak


AKB Visions now represents Low Vision products from Optelec, Freedom Scientific and OrCam, under the NanoPak banner.

All Out Access


The Action Trackchair is opening up the outdoors for those who are ready to jump the barriers! This offroad wheelchair loves beaches, snow, fields, trails, hunting, fishing, camping and a walk in the park!

Colorado School of Mines


Colorado School of Mines will be displaying a variety of adaptive sports equipment devices, which they have designed and produced.

Crosswind Concepts


Crosswind Concepts is pleased to provide chairs for people with mobility issues which allow them better access to the world around us.  Our chairs include our Emergency Evacuation Chair for buildings with elevators and stairs, our Freedom Chair that allows access to the great outdoors where wheelchairs cannot access and our Beach/Snow Freedom Chair which transfers across sand and packed snow.

EazyHold is a simple solution to help children and adults hold items like sports equipment, eating utensils, art supplies. musical instruments, toys and more.

Developed by three sisters who believe that movement through play drives learning, EazyHold provides that pathway, to exploration, fun, function and more independence!

From the very beginning, our objective as a company was always clear: people with severe disabilities need – and deserve – everything we can adapt, cobble-together and invent, to empower them and tangibly improve the quality of their lives. In our case, it’s a patented hands-free drinking aid that is truly superior to any other on the market, and a unique bedside table that creates possibilities where before there were only inconveniences. For us, can-do trumps can’t-do every time. Stop by the Fleximug booth to see and test the full product lineup, get free fitting and installation, and receive 15% or more off retail prices.

Freedom Service Dogs


Description: Freedom Service Dogs works with rescues and shelters to identify dogs for our service dog training program. We place dogs for individuals with mobility disabilities and Veterans with PTSD as well as mobility challenges. Our dogs are placed at no cost and we are an accredited service dog agency.

Visit the Ottobock booth to check out the latest in Prosthetic, Orthotic, and Mobility technology. We will also be able to help with your prosthetic device by making minor repairs to get you back on the hill doing activities you love. In addition, there will be active sport products on hand to try out or schedule for a future trial.


Overview: Ottobock is the global leader in prosthetic and orthotic technology. With our mission to maintain and regain the freedom of movement, we provide the most advanced clinical solutions for people with limb loss and limb deficiency.

There’s always a way to make life better

Come join us at the Philips booth to learn about our innovations designed to improve health, enable better outcomes, and empower independent living. At Philips, we understand the importance of connecting care across the health continuum, from the hospital to the home. From healthy living and prevention, to diagnosis, treatment and home care, you’ll find a story about Philips innovations to help you face tomorrow’s challenges. And while you’re here, enjoy a snack from our Healthy Food Bar! We are committed to improving the lives of 3 billion people a year by 2025.

See our video from the 2016 No Barriers Summit in Copper Mountain Colorado

We look forward to meeting you in North Lake Tahoe this June!

Innovation + You

Overview: Quantum Rehab is a premier global innovator of consumer-inspired complex rehab products. Attendees who visit the Quantum Rehab® booth will be able to see and demo all of our latest products including the Q6 Edge® 2.0 Power Chair, iLevel® Power Chairs, the Q-Logic 3 Advanced Drive Control System, and more.

Quorum Prosthetics


Locally owned and operated prosthetic and orthotic practice bring the highest quality and most innovative designs to life.

Rare Patient Voice


Rare Patient Voice, LLC invites all patients and their caregivers complete confidential on-line surveys to make an impact upon products and services in development and to enhance products and services already available. We compensate on a $100 per hour basis and are accepting those with any disability, disorder, syndrome, disease or condition. We do not sell your information and your participation is completely confidential. Sign up at the Summit and receive a $10 gift card (we will email it to you) to Dunkin Donuts, Starbucks or Amazon or sign up early at https://www.rarepatientvoice.com/sign-up/ and put $10 in the “How did you find out about Rare Patient Voice” block. See you at the No Barriers Summit!

Maker of the Pocket Sauna, the World’s Finest Personal, Portable Near Infrared Sauna, Handcrafted in USA with Lifetime Warranty. Enjoy Full-Body Detoxification and Cellular Restoration of Natural Full-Spectrum Near Infrared Light Sauna Therapy.

VSP Global


Visit The Shop, part of VSP Global, to learn how the team is advancing technology to strengthen the tie between individuals and their eye doctors. Their latest project, called Level, brought healthcare, design, and technology to a pair of frames.

Overview: As a doctor-directed company, VSP Global exists to create value for members and opportunities for doctors. VSP Global’s complementary businesses include VSP Vision Care, Marchon Eyewear, VSP Optics Group, Eyefinity, and VSP Omni-Channel Solutions.

YMCA of the Rockies


YMCA of the Rockies, with locations in Estes Park, Colorado, and Winter Park, Colorado, is a vacation, retreat, reunion, wedding and conference destination whose surrounds inspire confidence, creativity and a sense of adventure. We are equipped to host groups of a variety of ability levels to enjoy trying new skills and breaking new barriers. Our programming includes adventure outings, team-building activities and the freedom to explore new things. We have hosted large groups, such as Ski for Light and small groups such as the Epilepsy Foundation. We’d love to talk to you about your group’s needs and interests.