Inclusive Mobility - Making Mobile Apps Accessible

A session at SXSW Interactive 2011

Saturday 12th March, 2011

11:00am to 12:00pm (CST)

That smartphone in our pocket has the power open up new worlds for people of all abilities in all environments. Whether you are visually impaired or just can't see or access the screen at the moment, turn on voice commands and your access is complete! Location services and navigation guide you in daily living or on great new adventures. Come find out what the state of accessibility is for the latest mobile devices. Learn how you can create mobile apps and mobile websites that are compelling AND usable by all audiences!

LEVEL: Intermediate

About the speaker

This person is speaking at this event.
Becky Gibson

Working on emerging tech at IBM, PhoneGap iOS dev, Web accessibility promoter, speaker, amateur photographer, enjoys figure skating bio from Twitter

Next session in Room 8A

12:30pm Communicating with Everyone: Improving Accessibility of Information Products by Brenda Huettner

22 attendees

  • Becky Gibson
  • Craig Howarth
  • michael
  • escuincle
  • Michiel Frackers
  • ★ jen strickland ★
  • Jack.
  • Jared Smith
  • Jesse Burkunk
  • Jessica Striebich
  • Jason Nakai
  • John Foliot
  • Raghu (J Raghuraman)
  • Wade Austin
  • Marleen vd Brand
  • luciemclean
  • lydiamann
  • Marla Erwin
  • Marty DeAngelo
  • Georgetta Nicol
  • Robert Leefmans
  • Yesenia Sotelo

27 trackers

  • Anonymous
  • Arena Reed
  • Stephani Roberts
  • Brad Dougherty
  • Bev Godwin
  • Brett Bukowski
  • Bruno Alves Mendonça
  • Abhilash
  • Keith Chu
  • Gordon Kennedy
  • Hillary Hartley
  • Helen Chi
  • Jennifer Brook
  • kathybabb
  • Kevin Smith
  • Kyle Martin
  • liangcw
  • Chrys Wu
  • mandy whaley
  • Mikael Nerde
  • Herman Kuiper
  • roycifer
  • Shelley Cook
  • Tom Henrich
  • Tom Rankin
  • Ben Combee
  • Yann Madeleine

Sign in to add slides, notes or videos to this session

Sign in to track this session

Tell your friends!


Time 11:00am12:00pm CST

Date Sat 12th March 2011


Room 8A, Austin Convention Center

Session type

Core Conversation

Session Hash Tag


Short URL


Official session page


View the schedule



See something wrong?

Report an issue with this session