Webinars

Upcoming Webinars

January

January 14, 2021, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - 3Play Media: "Practical First Steps to Achieving Web accessibility and Reducing Liability Risk"

Remote Webinar

Description: 71% of individuals with disabilities leave a website immediately if it's not accessible. Website accessibility is more important than ever before. The purpose of this presentation is to highlight simple steps any organization can take to start working toward web accessibility, reduce the risk of a legal complaint by serial plaintiffs, and create a culture of accessibility into the website lifecycle to help ensure content remains accessible. This webinar will cover; Actions you can take to be successful with achieving accessible content, How to be in compliance with laws and regulations, and a Guidance-based approach to injecting accessibility into your website lifecycle.

January 21, 2021, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - Great Lakes ADA Center: "Artificial Intelligence (AI) Fairness for Persons with Disabilities in Workplace Technologies"

Remote Webinar

Description: Artificial Intelligence (AI) is changing workplaces, having advanced rapidly in recent years alongside innovations in big data, machine learning, and computing power. This webinar will outline how AI-enabled technologies are being used in the workplace to screen job applicants, streamline application processes, provide training, support virtual/in-person communication and collaboration, and more. AI is also powering exciting innovations in assistive technology for people with disabilities. While AI holds tremendous potential for both employers and employees to make workplaces more inclusive, it also carries risks for people with disabilities related to privacy, ethics, and bias. In this webinar, participants will learn about key AI fairness, employment policy, and usage challenges, as well as understand promising practices for responsible and inclusive implementation of AI-enabled workplace technologies.

January 28, 2021, 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm - 3Play Media: "Text Accessibility On Mobile Devices: More Than Meets The Eye"

Remote Webinar

Description: Visual tracking challenges make reading difficult for readers with many common physical and cognitive differences. Learn about some of the tensions and tradeoffs related to text layout, as well as some digital-first technologies aiming to assist with visual tracking for readers of all kinds. This webinar will cover; How text layouts can affect focus and comprehension, Optimal text layouts for mobile, and Tools to improve readability.

February

February 8-12, 2021, 3Play Media: "Access at Home"

Remote Conference

Description: Learn from industry leaders on why diversity, accessibility, and inclusivity are essential for a successful workplace. Hear from companies like; Google, VMware, Adobe, Dropbox, NBCUniversal Media, and FEMA.

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