Quick Talks: Building an Accessible Culture in Higher Ed; Using empathy to achieve accessibility

Scheduled at 1:30pm in Virtual C on Tuesday, November 17.

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Speaker(s)

  • Multiple Speakers
  • Taylor Snook, Digital Accessibility Consultant, Perkins School for the Blind
  • Esther Brandon, Digital Literacy Specialist, Brandeis University

Session Details

  • Length of Session: 1-hr
  • Format: Lecture
  • Expertise Level: Beginner
  • Type of session: General Conference

Summary

Two 20-minute quick talks on:

Using machine learning to enable voice & gesture interactions in educational web applications &

Automation in Accessibility: Pragmatic AI for PDF Remediation and Alternate Format Generation

Abstract

Two 20-minute quick talks on: Automating PDF Remediation for Section 508 Compliance & Testing PDFs for Accessibility and Standards Conformance

Each quick talk session will end with a 15 or 20 minute Q&A

Keypoints

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Disability Areas

Topic Areas

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Speaker Bio(s)

Multiple Speakers

Taylor Snook

See bios in URLs above.

Esther Brandon

See bios in URLs above.