The 32nd CSUN Assistive Technology Conference will be in San Diego (February 27 to March 3). Here’s a round-up of the talks being given by the TPGi team and friends – come and say hello!
Wednesday March 1
Presented by Karl Groves and Nater Kane
This paper talks about how we performed large-scale research into automatically detecting accessibility problems on web-based systems to predict their future risk of accessibility issues.
Presented by Ian Pouncey
Thursday March 2
A developer and assistive technology user share their conflicting views on three specific accessibility issues, both trying to win over the audience.
Presented by Léonie Watson and Chaals McCathie Nevile
What does it take to make SVG accessible? How accessible can SVG be today?
Why do we need accessibility? Why do we bother with it? The Viking and The Lumberjack take a no-holds-barred look at our industry.
Watch the Why A11y? trailer
Presented by Jeanne Spellman, Shawn Lauriat, Andrew Kirkpatrick and Michael Cooper
Learn the goals, process and priorities of the next major upgrade to accessibility guidelines after WCAG 2.1. Get the latest status and opportunities to contribute.
Friday March 3
Presented by Ashley Bischoff
This session explores how ableist language subtly draw parallels between things that we don’t like and people with mental or physical disabilities.
Presented by Jeanne Spellman and Shawn Lauriate
Come and give your thoughts and ask questions about the goals, process, and priorities of the next major WAI accessibility guidelines following the 2.x versions.
This case study documents the challenges we experienced in addressing compliance, design and user experience in E-Learning. We will present a model for collaborative partnerships.