Building a Better Web
June 19–20, 2017: Training
June 20–22, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA
Marcy Sutton

Marcy Sutton
Senior Frontend Engineer, Deque Systems

Website | @marcysutton

Marcy Sutton is a meta web developer on accessibility tools for other developers at Deque (DQ) Systems, a company focused on digital equality. Marcy is passionate about making the web accessible for everyone and loves applying her skills and personal values on the aXe-core project, speaking at conferences around the world, and producing accessibility screencasts for Egghead.io. Her blog, Accessibility Wins, highlights accessible user interfaces and tools, contributing a positive voice to the web development space. When away from the keyboard, Marcy can usually be found hiking, riding a bicycle, or snowboarding.

Sessions

2:30pm–2:45pm Wednesday, June 21, 2017
Location: Grand Ballroom 220
Marcy Sutton (Deque Systems)
Average rating: ****.
(4.78, 9 ratings)
Building a better web means removing barriers for users and helping them live more productive lives. Marcy Sutton explores how the work we do with technology can have a monumental impact on the lives of people with disabilities by providing independence, privacy, and growth opportunities. But making a positive impact depends on our willingness to do the work. Read more.
11:00am–11:40am Thursday, June 22, 2017
Location: O'Reilly Booth (Exhibit Hall)
Marcy Sutton (Deque Systems)
Talk with Marcy about all things Accessibility, UI design/development, and software testing would be more appropriate. Read more.
3:35pm–4:15pm Thursday, June 22, 2017
Frontend Tools
Location: 210 AE Level: Intermediate
Secondary topics:  Accessibility, Automation, JavaScript/ES6
Marcy Sutton (Deque Systems)
Average rating: ****.
(4.43, 7 ratings)
Marcy Sutton discusses open source web development tools and testing practices that can help your team develop a pragmatic and sustainable approach to accessible software, benefiting many people with disabilities. Read more.