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PDE Code 004: ADA and Accessibility in a Virtual World

Registration closes at 7am on September 22.

PMI Baltimore Chapter – Professional Development Event (PDE) Virtual Site Meeting

Title: Code 004: ADA and Accessibility in a Virtual World

Date and Time: Wednesday, September 23, 2020, 11:00am - 12:00 pm

Cost: $5 for members; $10 for non-members.

You must be logged in as a member to receive the member discount; no credits will be provided if you are not logged in. There will be no refunds or credits issued for this meeting.

PDUs: This educational event qualifies for 1.00 Technical PDU

Presenter: Ed Thrush

Agenda: 11:00am-12:00pm

Online Access: On September 22, you will be sent the link to join this session.

Abstract:

ADA and Accessibility in a Virtual World - Making sure your project and enterprise is compliant. How to handle multiple complex areas and how to focus to get the job done. The Requirements are the Same as any Requirements Section 508, WCAG 2.0, Usability Divide and Conquer.  Define areas that need work. Use Tools to Help Get a Grip on Issues.  Accessibility site management software to begin to get metrics. Get a Senior SME to Coordinate. Locate the most important issues with the most effective strategy. The purpose of this presentation is to give a method to tackle ADA technical issues without feeling overwhelmed. There are proven methods that will help those with disabilities access your content and applications while working for you to prevent litigation. The core solution presented will be the how to get started in the right direction, so that you will have tangible results with metrics to prove it.

Presenter:

Ed Thrush is a Senior Accessibility Expert with 20 years of developing accessibility policies, methods, requirements, and training. Mr. Thrush has published two books, "Accessibility for Everyone" and "Fix PDF Files for Accessibility".

Event Properties

Event Date 09-23-2020 11:00 am
Event End Date 09-23-2020 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 08-24-2020 8:00 am
Cut Off Date 09-23-2020 7:00 am
Individual Price $5 Member Price; $10 Non-Member Price
No. of Technical PDUs 1.0
Location (Click link for address) Virtual Meetings
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