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6th Annual Accessibility Conference, University of Guelph - May 27-28, 2014 - Call for Presentations
The University of Guelph will be hosting the 6th Annual Accessibility Conference from May 27 - May 28, 2014. Conference organizers are now accepting submissions for presentations. Working with others is the best strategy to accomplish a common goal and the field of accessibility is no exception.
Submit your presentation proposal that focuses on collaborative solutions to accessibility issues. Tell us about working with other individuals, departments, institutions or sectors to achieve objectives such as:
developing accessible policies, practices, tools and resources
launching global or community accessibility initiatives
addressing accessibility in the workplace
and tell us the results of your collaboration.
Presentations may also relate to the AODA Standards, Web, document, and media accessibility, adaptive technology, disability research and accommodation, and inclusive design. Priority will be give to presentations that provide attendees with a framework to move from ideas to action.
Interested in submitting a proposal?
Visit the the online submission form for additional information and to submit your proposal: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1os45tovF5J2lzXRfSKxfqilUOpUH30hJ2JwMpGF08tU/viewform
If you're interested in providing a full- or half-day workshop on Monday, May 26, email your proposal to Pat Shaver: firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday, May 26 - Workshops
Tuesday and Wednesday, May 27 and 28 - Accessibility Conference
Tuesday Evening Social at the 'Ring
Tuesday Evening A11yCamp - Participant driven event on software and web accessibility. Visit the website: www.a11ycamp.org/
Registration begins in March, 2014
For More Information:
Visit the conference website www.AccessConf.ca
Questions? 519-767-5000 or info@OpenEd.uoguelph.ca
Open Learning and Educational Support
University of Guelph
Room 160, Johnston Hall
Guelph Ontario Canada N1G 2W1
519-767-5000 - info@OpenEd.uoguelph.ca
www.AccessConf.ca - www.OpenEd.uoguelph.ca