Adobe PDF Accessibility Workshop with Greg Pisocky

Campus Information Technologies and Educational Services (CITES) and Disability Resources and Educational Services (DRES)

University of Illinois at Urbana/Champaign

Hands-on Adobe PDF Accessibility Workshop with Greg Pisocky

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(Registration is non-refundable)

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The workshop will help instructors, web developers and administrators understand the accessibility features of Adobe PDF and Acrobat Reader. The workshop will be lead by Greg Pisocky of Adobe and participants will leave with the skills they need to integrate accessibility into the web publishing practices and instructional materials they use to teach people about PDF publishing. The workshops are a hands-on experience to help participants understand the details of accessible PDF authoring.

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Agenda

Starts at 9:30am

Accessibility Features of PDF

Break

Part 2: Creating Accessible PDF with Microsoft Word

Lunch Break on your own

Part 3: Accessible PDF Forms

Break

Part 4: Scanned and Legacy PDF Accessibility

Ends at 3:30pm

Presentor

Picture of Greg Pisocky Greg Pisocky is a Business Development Manager in Adobe Systems' Corporate Product Management Group. As an accessibility specialist, he advises Adobe's customers on techniques for developing accessible content for those with disabilities. He also assists government agencies in using Adobe tools to meet Section 508 requirements. He participates on a number of accessibility standards working groups: the W3Cs Authoring Tools Accessibility Guidelines (ATAG) and AIIM's PDF Universal Access PDF/UA working group. Greg has been with Adobe for over 13 years and holds a BS in Technical Writing and Editing from Carnegie-Mellon University.

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