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Managing Accessibility in the Web Development Lifecycle Workshop

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AccessibilityOz CEO and accessibility expert Gian Wild will be running this half-day workshop on accessibility during web development.

Check out the other three workshops she'll be running at that location:

Managing Accessibility in the Web Development Lifecycle

Tuesday, November 5th, from 9:00AM to 1:00PM

Length: Half day

Aimed at: Managers, Business Analysts, Section 508 coordinators, Accessibility Specialists

Outline:

This course focuses accessibility activities to perform at key stages of the web development lifecycle. These activities can ensure that a site is accessible as possible at launch.

Activities discussed include:

  • Request For Quote consultation

  • Staff training

  • Functional specification / Web Style Guide review

  • Wireframes / Design evaluation

  • Template evaluation

  • Website audit

  • Retrofitting an existing site for accessibility

  • Maintaining accessibility compliance

Handouts: Each participant will receive a copy of the training slides.

What you should bring: No requirements.



About Gian Wild

Gian Wild is the CEO, Founder and President of AccessibilityOz, established in Australia in 2011, and the United States in 2015. Gian has worked in the accessibility industry since 1998. She worked on the first Level AAA accessible web site in Australia (Disability Information Victoria) and developed one of the first automated accessibility testing tools, PurpleCop, in 2000.

Gian spent six years on the W3C Web Content Accessibility Guidelines Working Group contributing to the development of WCAG2 and is currently a member of the Automated WCAG Monitoring-Community Group. Gian is on the Higher Education Content Steering Group for Accessibility Switchboard, the Secretary of the OzeWAI conference in Australia, and she is a committee member of the ICT Accessibility Testing Symposium conference in the United States. She also chairs two of the symposiums sub-committees: the Mobile Testing Sub-Committee and the Native App Testing Sub-Committee. The committees work to create up-to-date mobile accessibility testing guidelines.

Gian often speaks at both web and accessibility conferences around the world, including in the United States, Europe, South America and Canada. She spoke at the United Nations on the importance of accessibility at the Eighth session of the Conference of States Parties to the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities. In 2017, Gian was nominated as Australian of the Year.

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