Managing Director, Smartbox Assistive Technology
Dougal Hawes is the Managing Director of Smartbox Assistive Technology, a global leader in augmentative and alternative communication (AAC) technology. He has been working in the field of assistive technology since 2004 and has worked with, and developed products for, people with a wide range of conditions. Through his work at Smartbox he is talking on the challenge of building a world in which everyone, no matter their disability, can express themselves and participate in society. He now leads a team of nearly 300 people that provide solutions in over 40 countries around the world.