Archive for May, 2014

Global Accessibility Awareness Day 2014

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Thursday, May 15, 2014, marked the return of Global Accessibility Awareness Day, with an ever-growing list of fun & informative events in 11 countries.

The Los Angeles event was held at the Yahoo campus in Santa Monica, 7-10 pm. Main speakers were Sommer Panage from the Twitter Mobile team, WordPress accessibility champion Joseph O’Connor, & Karen Chiu from Yahoo. DCP Coordinator Patrick Burke joined in a follow-up panel discussion.

Location:
2400 Broadway Ave, Bldg D, 1st floor., Santa Monica, CA
(Parking entrance at 2401 Colorado)
Meetup event link)

The Paciello Group consulting company led Inclusive Design 24 (ID24) a 24-hour marathon of accessibility webinars, covering Drupal, Javascript, social media vs. motor impairments, & 21 more… Archives of presentations are promised soon.

You can also follow the whole sweep of the day’s activities.