CIC IT Accessibility and Usability Advisory Group 2007 Workshop

Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES)

University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign

Overview

Date

June 20th and 21st, 2007

Registration

Cost: $100 Registration Fee

Register for CIC IT Accessiblity and Usability 2007 Workshop

Location

Goal

This year's conference is convened in order for Big Ten Plus institutions IT stakeholders to share their experiences in offering resources and services to people with disabilities and to identify areas that would benefit from inter-institutional collaboration.

Workshop Objectives

Tenative Agenda

Wednesday, 20 June 2007

8:00am Registration
9:00am Welcome and Opening Remarks
Steve Cawley, University of Minnesota Vice President, CIO and Chair of the CIC
Dr. Rusty Barceló, Vice President and Vice Provost, Office for Equity and Diversity
9:45am CIC Member updates and project overviews
5 minutes from each university to highlight past year activities and plans for the next year.
10:30am Break
10:45am Usability Lab Tours
12:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Breakout Sessions
Session A: Web Accessibility Making the case to Administors and Managers
  • Phil Kragnes (Minnesota), Moderator
  • Christian Johanson(PSU)
  • Hadi Bargi Rangin (UIUC)
  • Kevin Price (UIC)
Session B: Purchasing Policies
  • Jon Gunderson (UIUC), Moderator
  • Charmane Corcoran (MSU)
  • Margret Londgren (Indiana)
  • Karen Triplet (Minnesota)
  • Ken Petri (OSU)
2:45pm Break
3:15pm Breakout Sessions
Session A: Learning Management System Accessibility
  • Hadi Bargi Rangin (UIUC), Moderator
  • Ken Petri (OSU)
  • Phil Kragnes (Minnesota)
Session B: Captioning and Sign-Language Interpreting (Mari Maglar, UM)
  • Scott Marshall (Minnesota), Moderator
  • Angie Anderson (UIUC)
  • Margret Londgren (Indiana)
4:30 Review day 1 action items
6:30 Dinner at local restaurant: Old Spaghetti Factory

Thursday, 21 June 2007

8:00am Continental Breakfast
9:00am Breakout Sessions
Session A: Bibliographic and other library systems
  • Hadi Bargi Rangin (UIUC), Moderator
  • Jon Gunderson (UIUC)
  • Ken Petri (OSU)
Session B: Document Conversion: Trends and Techniques
  • Margret Londgren (Indiana), Moderator
  • Angie Anderson (UIUC)
  • Sheen Hua (Minnesota)
  • Mike Venzon (Iowa)
10:30am Break
10:45am Disability Services Tour
12:00pm Lunch
1:30pm Breakout Sessions
Session A: Disability Services Providers
  • Bryan McMurray (UIUC), Moderator
  • Mike Venzon (Iowa)
Session B: Web Accessibility Policy and Conformance (Jon Gunderson, UIUC)
  • Jon Gunderson (UIUC), Moderator
  • Charmane Corcoran (MSU)
  • Ken Petri (OSU)
  • Philip Kragnes (Minn)
  • Margret Londgren (Indiana)
  • Christian Johnason (PSU)
2:45pm Break
3:00pm Future planing
Governence a working group
Future topics of interest
4:00pm review action items