FRED SCHROEDER

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Internationally recognized leader of the full inclusion of blind and partially sighted persons, with more than 40 years of experience

Dr. Schroeder is an internationally recognized leader of the full inclusion of blind and partially sighted persons, with more than 40 years of experience. He is a research professor with the Interwork Institute at San Diego State University specializing in the area of leadership and public policy in Vocational Rehabilitation. He is also the Second Vice President of International Disability Alliance.

Among his remarkable achievements, Dr. Dr. Schroeder has led WBU in the effort to establish an international standard requiring hybrid and electric vehicles to emit a minimum level of sound necessary for the safety of blind people and other pedestrians.

FRED SCHROEDER

President, World Blind Union

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