Web Accessibility Workshop at DePaul University

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Designing Universally Accessible Web Resources workshop will provide experiences in:

This workshop will help disability service professionals, administrators and web developers understand the need for accessible design of web resources and how changes to web development practices and testing can create web resources that are not only more usable by people with disabilities, but are more usable to everyone. Each participant will receive a CD-ROM of software and web resources on web accessibility, including the full workshop presentation.

Location and Times

Date: April 25th, 2003

Time: 9:30am - 3:00pm

Location: DePaul University Loop campus, 25 E. Jackson Blvd.

Room: Lewis room #1308

Directions to DePaul Loop Campus


Presentation Slides

Starts at 9:30am

Part 1: Alternative Views of the Web

Part 2: Design Guidelines

60 minute Break for Lunch

Part 3: Evaluation Tools

Part 4: Examples of Redesigning for Accessibility

ends at 3:00pm


If have an questions or comments please contact the Presentor or one of the local hosts:

Presentor: Jon Gunderson (Universify of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign)

Local hosts: Ms. Jennifer Gemignani, NSHEC Director, at 847-467-5430
Vincent Donahue, Illinois Virtual Campus, Assistant Director, (217) 244-9531


Jon Gunderson is currently the Coordinator of information technology accessibility for people with disabilities at UIUC in the Division of Rehabilitation Education Services. He has been working in the area of web accessibility for over 6 years and is chair of the W3C Web Accessibility Initiative User Agent Accessibility Guidelines working group. He has given numerous presentations and has taught several courses on designing universally accessible web resources.

Find out more about web accessibility at the CITA website


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