This session will explain the relationship between the DOM and the accessibility tree, highlight the ARIA roles that work well across multiple platforms, as well as the tricks necessary to get them to work consistently. Dylan will also cover 5 best practices for successfully implementing ARIA in a cross-platform fashion.
by Gian Wild
Australia's Gian Wild, from AccessibilityOz, will take you through their process in developing the world's first fully accessible video player, as well as some of the common accessibility errors in other video players on the market.
Learn the best practices and tools you need in order to design and administer user testing of web and mobile products when your audience includes persons with disabilities.
by Matt Reamer
Inspired by his brother who has Autism, Matt will talk about a device he designed , developed, and built to help his brother speak with his parents via
text messages in real time from push buttons with tested and custom icons printed on them.
This session will introduce accessible mobile applications using Adobe PhoneGap.
by Karl Groves
To date, Tenon.io has tested over 500,000 web pages and has found an average of 50 errors per page. Learn how to avoid these errors in the
first place and boost your site's accessibility immediately.
by Scott McCormack
This session will cover the technical fundamentals behind developing iOS and Android mobile apps that are accessible to users with
disabilities. Bring your questions.
by Karo Caran
Karo will share the do’s and don’ts of web and mobile visual design from the user experience of someone who is partially sighted. She will show how I browse the web/navigate the
mobile environment and break some stereotypes associated with designing for users with low vision. I will discuss good/bad practices and provide feedback on how the more challenging interactions could be improved.
by Amy Chen
Using the popular Family Feud format, join accessibility pros and test your own knowledge of the Accessible Rich Internet Applications specifications. Yes, it is possible to have fun and learn about ARIA.
by Ian Hamilton
Joining us from the United Kingdom, Ian will cover how accessibility relates to gaming: why it matters, what makes it so different to other industries, and an outline of best practices.
by Dirk Ginader
Dirk will discuss and demonstrate the best practices necessary to develop accessible and usable web apps that useAngularJS.
by Judith Blankman
We have executive buy in, leadership has set the course, the floodgates are open, and accessibility is enterprise policy. Now what? Learn about how our small team embeds accessibility into the culture and habits of user experience designers and content strategists to promote a “preventive
medicine” approach to compliance.
28th February 2015