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(The title of each session links to details about the session)

Wednesday, Nov 14, 2012
8:00 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
WaverlyiBook, eBook, and eReader App Accessibility on the iPad and iPhone , Susanne Mistric, Wake Technical Community College
EASI Track
1 hr(s)
Cotton Creek IICaptioning Instructional Materials for Delivery on the Web, Jayme Johnson, HTCTU
[Virtual Track A]
1 hr(s)
Standley I LabUsing ARIA to Enhance Web Application Accessibility, Jared Smith, WebAIM, Jon Whiting, WebAIM

2 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IWhat Information and Communication Technologies Do Canadian College Students with Learning Disabilities Use?, Catherine Fichten, Adaptech Research Network, Norm Coombs, EASI

1 hr(s)
Dolphin LabCreating More Accessible Microsoft Word Documents, Karen McCall, Karlen Communications
(Lab Session)
2 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIBuilding an Accessibility Initiative: A Case Study from The University of Oklahoma, Rob Carr, The University of Oklahoma CCE-IT Digital Accessibility Center
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
WindsorAccessibility Web Authoring Tools to Achieve Compliance More Quickly, Tom Smith, Ephox Corp, Michael Fromin, Ephox Corp

1 hr(s)
9:15 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
WaverlyMaking the Most of Your E-Books: Simple Conversion Techniques, Ken Petri, The Ohio State University Web Accessibility Center
EASI Track
1 hr(s)
Cotton Creek IIHTML5 & WAI-ARIA Forms with jQuery Validation, Paul Adam, Deque Systems, Inc.
[Virtual Track A]
1 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IIntroducing WYNN 7 - Taking Writing to the next Level, Steve Boyle, Freedom Scientific Learning Systems Group

1 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIGoogle Apps Accessibility, Greg Kraus, NC State University
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
WindsorReport on the AIM Commission, Gaeir Dietrich, High Tech Center Training Unit

1 hr(s)
10:30 a.m.Exhibit Hall BreakLength
Westminster I (Exhibit Area)Break in Exhibit Hall 1 hr(s)
11:30 a.m.Breakout SessionsLength
WaverlyComparing the accessibility of 3 Mainstream software e-readers: Adobe Digital Editions preview, Blio and Kindle for PC, Norman Coombs, EASI (Equal Access to Software & Information), Beth Coombs, EASI (Equal Access to Software & Information)
EASI Track
1 hr(s)
Cotton Creek IIIntroducing PDF/UA, the International Standard for Accessible PDF, Duff Johnson, NetCentric Technologies

1 hr(s)
Standley I LabLab: Designing & Building Accessible Forms, Derek Featherstone, Simply Accessible
(11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.) [Virtual Track A]
1.5 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IGraphics! What to do? What to do?, Robert Beach, Assistive Technology Solutions, Gaeir Dietrich, HTCTU

1 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIOptions for Accessible Distance Education for Deaf and Hard of Hearing Students, Michelle Swaney, pepnet 2, Cindy Camp, pepnet 2
(1.5 hr session - 11:00 - 12:30) [Virtual Track B]
2 hr(s)
WindsorAccessibility and Open Educational Resources (OER): Ohio`s Scaffold to the Stars, Stephen Acker, OhioLINK, Ken Petri, The Ohio State University

1 hr(s)
12:30 - 2:00 p.m.Keynote LunchLength
Westminster IIIKeynote Speaker: Derek Featherstone, Accessibility Expert, Simply Accessible 1.5 hr(s)
2:15 p.m.Breakout SessionsLength
WaverlyI want to write an accessible secure book!, Karen McCall, Karlen Communications
EASI Track
1 hr(s)
Cotton Creek IICreating Accessible Documents from the Beginning, Kara Zirkle, George Mason University, Liz Miller, George Mason University
[Virtual Track A]
1 hr(s)
Standley I LabHands on lab with the AccessText Network, Robert Martinengo, AccessText Network, Kane Stanley, AccessText Network

2 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IWAVE the Web, Jared Smith, WebAIM, Jon Whiting, WebAIM

hr(s)
Dolphin LabPhoenix Braille and Graphics Embosser- New Features, Lucia Hasty, Rocky Mountain Braille Associates

2 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIIT Accessibility Policies and Practices in Higher Education: Research Findings, Terrill Thompson, University of Washington, Sheryl Burgstahler, University of Washington
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
WindsorCommonLook Solutions for PDF Accessibility, Duff Johnson, NetCentric Technologies

1 hr(s)
3:30 - 4:30 p.m.Breakout SessionsLength
WaverlyCreating EPUB Documents using Free and Inexpensive Tools Such as Open Office, Elizabeth Coombs, EASI (Equal Access to Software & Information), Norman Coombs, EASI (Equal Access to Software & Information)
EASI Track
1 hr(s)
Cotton Creek IIKnowing When to Break the Rules, Derek Featherstone, Simply Accessible
[Virtual Track A]
1 hr(s)
Meadowbrook IListen Up: Overview of Text to Speech Software, Dan Comden, University of Washington

1 hr(s)
MeadowBrook IIUser Testing with People with Disabilities , Kathy Wahlbin, Interactive Accessibility
[Virtual Track B]
1 hr(s)
WindsorVoice - to - Text Services -- A Potpourri of Communication, Philip Hyssong, Alternative Communication Services

1 hr(s)