Anyone from the University community who has digital accessibility responsibilities should attend the virtual “Accessible Media, Web and technology Conference,” presented by Accessing Higher Ground (AHG). The conference will be held in room 133 of the Brown Science and Engineering Library, and is free to all who are interested.
There will be four pre-conference sessions. Two will be streamed each day, Monday, November 14 and Tuesday, November 15:
- 12:30 p.m.–3:00 p.m., Evaluating Electronic and Information Technology (EIT) for University Procurement
- 4:30 p.m.–7:00 p.m., Writing video transcripts, captions, and audio descriptions
- 11:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m., Mobile Accessibility Strategies & Standards
- 3:30 p.m.–6:30 p.m., Simplify your development life with tools, tests and procedure
Accessibility of our digital environment is a high priority for the University and this conference will provide very good information as we all work towards a more inclusive online experience. Please see the full schedule (time zone is Mountain Time).