Remembering Lyle Lloyd (8.10 1934–2.12 2020)

Lyle Lloyd, a pioneer within the field of AAC and a strong supporter of Blissymbolics, passed away February 12, 2020.

Margareta Jennische and Shirley McNaughton of BCI, together with several other friends and colleagues of Lyle's, have published an obituary in the journal Augmentative and Alternative Communication. 

Read the obituary as a PDF or online.

International Panel

The International Panel is a working group within BCI. The object of the group is to develop Blissymbolics so that the vocabulary grows and its high standard is maintained. A broad international representation on the panel is needed to ensure that each new Bliss-word is built on the core meaning of a concept.

The requirements for being a member of the International Panel and attending the panel meetings are as follows:

  • You have a membership in BCI
  • You are an AAC user or have other experience in AAC work
  • The BCI Board has approved you as a member 

To be considered as a new member of the IP, you can:

  • be recommended to the BCI Board by another panel member
  • send a personal request to the BCI Board

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Please fill out the form below as a request to the BCI Board to become a member of the International Panel.

By signing up for the new International Panel list you also agree to the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation). 

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