David Pereyra

David Pereyra

Project & Outreach Coordinator at the IDRC

Dr. Pereyra's academic and research centres on interdisciplinary aspects of our multicultural society, as expressed through art, music, film, worship, multimedia, technology and sacred spaces. He is particularly interested in how creative experiences of transmitting information and communication can reach users and vice-versa.

At the Inclusive Design Research Centre, David is responsible for outreach, collaboration and community engagement. He develops and maintains a community of expert advisors from the disability community who collaborate in workshops, accessibility challenges and sensitivity training activities in different projects. These activities are as diverse as setting/learning policies, designing built environments, developing services, creating accessible workflows, and workshops. His Latin American, European and North American multicultural background greatly enrich his knowledge of the world and his scholarly work.

Speaking at Concurrent A1 –Inclusive design framework: Bringing voices to the table