Web and mobile accessibility — April 21st 2015

Web and mobile accessibility by Derek Wilson

Derek Wilson (@culturemate) is a Career Development Practitioner with the Neil Squire Society, a national nonprofit organization with a mission to increase the social and economic participation of Canadians with disabilities. He will be demonstrating assistive technology and leading a discussion on digital accessibility, including resources on how to make your websites and apps more accessible.

The goals for this evening's discussion are:

  • Recognize the challenges that some people encounter when working with technology
  • Situate these challenges within the context of digital citizenship
  • Identify guidelines and legislation for the digital world
  • Understand the Business Case for inclusive design

Some resources:

A roundup of the event and Resources for Web and Mobile accessibility from Chad Kohalyk.

The Bike Shop Cafe and Catering Co. has warmly welcomed us back to use their restaurant as a meeting venue. There will be food, beverages and alcohol available throughout the evening.

Date & Location

APR 21

Tuesday, Apr 21st @ 6:30pm
Venue: The Bike Shop Cafe, Kelowna BC, Canada
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