SSB's Accessibility Summit:
You're Invited!

Let's kick off the week with an exclusive event that will leave you totally jazzed about everything accessibility.

Date: Tuesday, February 28th
Time: 12:00-4:00 p.m.
Location: Embassy Suites, Monterey Ballroom

Lunch (12:00-1:00pm)

Panel Discussion on Trends in Accessibility Legislation & Litigation (1:00-2:00pm)

Dive into the real-world consequences of not having accessible ICT. With demand letters being delivered to organizations large and small, digital accessibility is no longer something you can ignore. The days of flying under the radar are swiftly coming to a close. We'll discuss the trends in accessibility legislation (like the Section 508 Refresh) and the latest cases that are in the courts.

Breakout Sessions (2:00-3:30pm)

Laws & Lawsuits

Speakers: Lainey Feingold , Kristina Launey and David McDowell
Got more questions for our lawyer friends? Pick their brains on topics of legislation, litigation, and risk management.

  • What legal challenges are faced by today's businesses & organizations?
  • How are organizations responding to these challenges?
  • What solutions can be implemented to mitigate legal risk?
  • What requirements are the most vital to the safety of your organization?

Artificial Intelligence

Speaker: Alistair Garrison (SSB BART Group)
Can accessibility issues be detected and fixed using machine learning? Get answers delivered in a Scottish accent.

  • What is machine learning?
  • What about natural language processing?
  • How does it relate to testing for accessibility today?
  • What does the future hold for automated accessibility testing?

Breakout Sessions, cont.

Communications & Video

Speaker: Sam Joehl (SSB BART Group)
Get the inside scoop on everything FCC & CVAA: real-time text, TTY, set top boxes, and more.

  • What has the FCC's Disability Advisory Committee been talking about lately?
  • How are trends in technology affecting accessibility?
  • What assistive technologies are helping people with disabilities access communications technology and video?
  • What new requirements could be on the horizon?

What's new in ARIA 1.1

Speaker: Bryan Garaventa (SSB BART Group)
Explore the deprecations, additions, and changes you'll encounter in the ARIA 1.1 update.

  • What's the quick and dirty summary of the ARIA 1.1 changes?
  • What do these changes mean for you and your code base?
  • What new things will make the biggest impact on users?

RSVP Today!

We invited you to our exclusive event because you are one of our most valued clients or partners. Won't you join us?

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