Teach Access CSUN Faculty Sessions – March 14-15, 2019

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Teach Access –  CSUN Assistive Technology Conference 2019 in Anaheim, CA. See individual sessions below for more details:

 

Session Title: 2019 Teach Access Update

  • When: Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 1:20 pm PST
  • Where: Orange County 3
  • Who: Larry Goldberg (Verizon Media Group), Laura (Palmaro) Allen (Google), Dave Moon (Cal State Northridge)
  • Abstract: Teach Access unites technology companies and universities to expose students to accessible design and development principles. 2018 milestones and 2019 strategies will be presented.

Session Title: Accessibility with People with Disabilities Through Effective User Research

  • When: Friday, March 15, 2019 – 9:00 AM PST
  • Where: Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
  • Who: Sarah Horton (The Paciello Group) David Sloan (The Paciello Group)
  • Abstract: For inclusive digital products, design decisions are informed by user research. We share practical advice for effectively involving people with disabilities in the design process.

Session Title: Evaluating Organizational Readiness for Accessibility

  • When: Friday, March 15, 2019 – 11:00 AM PST
  • Where: Platinum 4 (VISPERO)
  • Who: Sarah Horton (The Paciello Group) David Sloan (The Paciello Group)
  • Abstract: Move towards accessibility maturity by starting where you are and understanding where you can go. TPG shares a framework for building a successful program.

Session Title: Closing the Accessible Technology Skills Gap

  • When: Friday, March 15, 2019 – 2:20 PM PST
  • Where: Grand CD
  • Who: Larry Goldberg (Verizon Media Group), Josh Christianson (PEAT), Joiwind Ronen (PEAT)
  • Abstract: Organizations are struggling to fill critical jobs because not enough prospects have accessible technology skills. We will review and discuss solutions to this important problem.