News and Events
February 2013, Step Hear Ltd. to exhibit at CSUN 2013
Meet us at 2013 CSUN Conference. We will present our Step Hear and Call Hear systems. The conference will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego, California between Feb 27th and March 1st. Meet us in booth #417 at the Douglas Pavilion.
November 2012, You are invited to see the first of City24/7 Smart Screens deployed on New York streets.
It’s located at 824 Broadway and 12th street. With Step-Hear® Inside, the blind and visually impaired individuals are too able to enjoy this fantastic service. City 24/7 - A new era in public communications, will fundamentally change the way cities communicate with their citizens and visitors. Never before has there been a network dedicated to connecting people to the “best of the best” city information - broadcasting neighborhood news, current events and entertainment - listings, local deals and specials.
October 2012, Sweden – National News TV4 showing Step-Hear at the mall.
A project initiated by ICAP (Step-Hear distributor) in a joint effort with SRF (Swedish Blind Organization)
Bank Leumi launched Israel’s first ATM that is fully adapted to the needs of blind, visually impaired, or handicapped customers.
Using Step-Hear technology, the customer will be notified on the exact allocation of the accessible ATM and guided towards it. The ATM was placed at the bank's Ramat Aviv branch in Tel Aviv.
October 2012, Step-Hear and Call-Hear at Sberbank.
One of the largest banks in Russia (Sberbank) is using Step-Hear and Call-Hear to offer fully accessible environment to their customers.
October 2012, National Industries for the Blind (NIB) invited Step-Hear to demonstrate at their national conference.
The Step-Hear display was erected at the main entrance of the exhibit and the Step-Hear system was used to guide people to the restaurants, restrooms, elevators around the hotel. It was a huge success! http://www.nib.org
August 2012, Step-Hear in Saffron Waldon town UK
Geemarc Telecom helped to guide Councillors blindfolded around Saffron Walden town (UK) using the STEP-HEAR product.
September 2012, The Old City in Jerusalem is accessible to the blind and visually impaired individuals!
Step Hear makes it possible for the blind and visually impaired to enjoy the Old City, by offering orientation, way-finding and information on the different sites, while roaming the streets of this beautiful city.
May 2012, The American Foundation for the Blind Center on Vision Loss is proud to announce the installation of the Step-Hear® Audio Signage System throughout the center!
The system, allows people to enjoy the experience of independently walking through the center, by offering way-finding, orientation, relevant information and direction to services available on the premises. For a demonstration or further information please contact: Neva Fairchild - National Independent Living Associate American Foundation for the Blind (AFB) Tel: 214 438-5316
March 2012, Step Hear Ltd. to be presented by Prisma Teknik in the Inter Traffic International Conference in Amsterdam
Prisma Teknik AB Sweden will be representing their APS system integrated with the Step-Hear solution in the upcoming conference.
May 2012, Step Hear Ltd. to present in Sight City Frankfurt
We will present our Step Hear and Call Hear systems, introducing our new Step Hear solution for public transportation. The conference will be held at the Sheraton Airport Hotel in Frankfurt.
March 2012, Step Hear Ltd. to present in CSUN 2012
CSUN 2012 Conference. We will present our Step Hear and Call Hear systems, introducing our new Step Hear solution for public transportation. The conference will be held at the Manchester Grand Hyatt Hotel in San Diego, California between Feb 29th and March 2nd. Meet us at booth #417 at the Douglas Pavilion.
January 2012, Step hear® to be installed in the old city of Jerusalem
The Step Hear system has been recently chosen by the City of Jerusalem to be the accessibility solution for blind and visually impaired people who visit and walk throughout the old city of Jerusalem. The old city of Jerusalem with its intriguing holy and historical sites is now accessible to tourists with vision impairment, by using the Step Hear system!
December 2011, Step Hear® and Call Hear® systems to be installed in the city of Kazan
Our Step Hear and Call Hear systems have been recently chosen by the city of Kazan, the eighth most populous city in Russia, to be installed in various institutions in the city. Hundreds of systems will be installed in several hospitals, offices and municipal buildings, turning them into accessible premises, and enabling people with special needs who reside in the city, to easily get services and to improve their independence while visiting the city's institutions.
November 2011, Step Hear® system to be installed in Forum Istanbul Shopping Center
Forum Istanbul, the largest Shopping Center in Turkey, has chosen Step Hear system to provide its accessibility solution for blind and visually impaired people who visit the mall. Located in Bayrampasa Istanbul, this huge shopping center has installed few dozens of systems in its premises, thus enabling its customers who have low vision, an easier access to its premises and an improved independent shopping experience.