[Micronet] REMINDER: Webnet meeting June 8, 2010: The Benefits of Making Your Applications Accessible
At tomorrow's Webnet meeting, WebAccess will present: The Benefits of
Making Your Applications Accessible
This presentation seeks to help all web developers on campus
understand why they should keep accessibility in mind when creating
The panel discussion, moderated by Berkeley CIO Shel Waggener, will
feature IST-Web Applications Manager Bill Allison and L&S Director of
Computing Tom Holub, two campus IT leaders who have been tireless
accessibility advocates. The panel will also feature Jon Mires, an
accessibility expert with the Center for Accessible Technology, a
local non-profit organization that, among other things, provides
consulting services to corporations, libraries, and government
entities on creating accessible websites.
The panel members each have been asked to talk about their experience
creating accessible web content and what they have found to be the
result. Time has also been set aside for audience Q&A.
This presentation will be videotaped for later viewing.
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