The 4th Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), May 21, 2015

The 4th Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD) is May 21. This is a great opportunity to raise awareness amongst both your campus IT colleagues and Computer Science/Engineering/Web Development students about the importance of digital accessibility.

A list of public, in-person and virtual events that are known of so far can be found at Currently, there are events open to the public in: Ottawa, Toronto, Thunder Bay, and Vancouver. If you are planning an in-person or online event open to the public, let us know at

Similarly, if you are planning an internal event to mark GAAD at your school, and you would like it listed on get in touch at

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Jennison Assuncion
Co-Founder, Global Accessibility Awareness Day: