Catch the Annual Convention of the National Federation of the Blind Online!

July 10 to July 15, 2017

The National Federation of the Blind--the voice of the nation's blind--will be once again streaming portions of its annual convention over the Internet.  The NFB National Convention is the largest gathering of the blind anywhere in the world.  If you cannot be in Orlando, Florida, to catch the excitement in person, you can listen to portions of the convention via the Internet.

View the NFB 2017 Convention Agenda. When the live stream is active, you can access it via the following links:

Winamp, iTunes Windows Media Player Real Player QuickTime

Spanish stream

We also will be streaming the Spanish translation of convention sessions. You can access the Spanish stream via the following links:

Winamp, iTunes Windows Media Player Real Player QuickTime

The NFB Convention live stream schedule is as follows (note that all times are Eastern Daylight Time):

Wednesday, July 12

  • 9:00 - 11:30 a.m. NFB Board Meeting

Thursday, July 13

  • 9:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. NFB General Session
  • 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. NFB General Session

Friday, July 14

  • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. NFB General Session
  • 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. NFB General Session

Saturday, July 15

  • 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. NFB General Session
  • 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. NFB General Session
  • 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. Annual NFB Banquet