Workshop: Universal design of Web resources for People with Disabilities

at 20th Annual Conference on Distance Teaching and Learning

Overview | Location and Time | Agenda | Contacts | Presentor | Registration | Sponsors


Overview

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: August 4th, 2004

Time: 1:30pm - 4:30pm

Location:  Monona Terrace Convention Center in Madison, Wisconsin


Agenda

Starts at 1:30am

Part 1: Alternative Views of the Web

Part 2: Design Guidelines

15 minute Break

Part 3: Evaluation Tools

Part 4: Examples of Redesigning for Accessibility

ends at 4:30pm


Contacts

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

Presenter: Jon Gunderson (University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign)



Presentor

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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