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Check out these virtual accessibility events!

What’s new on AccessibilityOz.com:

Accessibility Voices, episode 1: Sheri Byrne-Haber

Did you catch the premiere episode of our webinar series Accessibility Voices? AccessibilityOz CEO Gian Wild sits down (virtually) with Sheri Bryne-Haber, Accessibility Architect at VMware and accomplished disability advocate.

Keep an eye out for upcoming episodes!

New on the blog:

But what does she look like?
A commentary on subpar audio descriptions

With more and more movies having audio descriptions, I’m watching more and more. And I’m… not satisfied.

Webinars:

Accessibility Basics from AccessibilityOz

Join us for a free webinar on 16 June at 10:00AM AEST. This Accessibility Basics webinar will cover:

  • What is online accessibility?
  • Why is it important?
  • Accessibility and the law
  • Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG)
  • So much more!

Also coming up: AccessibilityOz will be hosting two full-day virtual workshops on Mobile Site and Native App Accessibility Testing in July! Stay posted via our blog or Twitter.

Conferences and events:

ICT Accessibility Testing Symposium

The 6th annual Accessibility Testing Symposium is happening virtually from May 16th to 18th, and AccessibilityOz will be there! Catch Gian’s presentations on Tuesday, May 17th:

Update to the Mobile Site and Native App Accessibility Testing Guidelines at 4:15PM ET

The History of Web Accessibility at 5:00PM ET

Accessible & Inclusive Tourism Conference in the Asia-Pacific (AITCAP)

AITCAP will be online on May 17th, 19th, 24th and 26th. Get 15% off the ticket price with the promo code AITCAP15GW.

Gian will be participating in the panel discussion Letting people know you are accessible & inclusive: Start with you website on Tuesday, May 17 at 1:20PM AEST.

University of Guelph Accessibility Conference

This virtual conference will be held from May 24th to 26th. Gian will be presenting:

Mobile Accessibility: Testing Mobile Sites and Native Apps for Accessibility on Wednesday, May 25 at 10:00AM ET.

Keep track of where AccessibilityOz goes next by visiting our Conferences page!