Building a Better Web
June 11–12, 2018: Training
June 12–14, 2018: Tutorials & Conference
San Jose, CA

Schedule: Accessibility sessions

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9:00am–12:30pm Tuesday, June 12, 2018
Location: 210 C/G Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Hands-on, Technical
Nicolas Steenhout (Part of a Whole)
Don't be daunted by web accessibility testing. In this workshop, you will learn an accessibility testing workflow that can be integrated in your day-to-day coding or testing workflows. We'll review automated vs manual testing. And we'll use a variety of testing tools on real life sites, as well as various code snippets. This is a hands-on workshop! Read more.
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4:25pm–5:05pm Wednesday, June 13, 2018
Location: 210 A/E Level: Non-technical
Secondary topics:  Case study, High-level, Web Pillars Track: Performance, Security, Accessibility
Sarah Federman (Adobe)
In a perfect world, every application would be usable by everyone. Unfortunately, it never seems to be that simple. Accessibility is vital to the future of the web and we all have a part to play in it. I'm going to talk about why and arm you with some techniques for making it a priority in your org through both top-down and grassroots efforts. Read more.
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9:50am–10:30am Thursday, June 14, 2018
Location: 210 A/E Level: Beginner
Secondary topics:  Best practice, Technical, Web Pillars Track: Performance, Security, Accessibility
Juliana Gomez (HUGE)
A11y is picking up interest in the dev community (finally!) but once we know why we should make the internet accessible we need the knowledge and tools to actually do it. We know the "why", here's the "how" Read more.