Dr. Lloyd Walker
Australia

Tech4Life

Lloyd is a professional rehabilitation engineer who has been working in Assistive Technology (AT) for over 25 years.  As a user of AT, he has always had an interest in improvements in technology and its application to enhanced participation. He has been actively involved in most aspects of the AT sector nationally and internationally, including several years leading development work in wheelchair and seating standards.  Lloyd joined the National Disability Insurance Agency (NDIA) that is transforming the way services for younger people with disability are funded in Australia in August 2015, though his contribution to Mobility Unlimited is in a personal capacity.

Lloyd is actively involved in collaborative work to improve access to quality innovative AT across the world.  He chairs the Board of Motivation Australia working with partners in the SE Asian/Pacific region and has been involved with the World Health Organisation (WHO) Global Cooperation on Assistive Technology (GATE) initiative since its inception.