New Speakers Added to 508 Compliance Seminar

Share on FacebookShare on LinkedInShare on Twitter

Section 508 ComplianceHave you registered for our 508 Compliance Seminar on June 4th? We are excited to announce two additional speakers to the expert panel. Government and industry experts will discuss the challenges of building a successful Section 508 program as well as some innovative approaches to executing that program. Held at the National Press Club in Washington DC, panelists will discuss the tools and expertise required to assure your federal clients that you can deliver digital content and applications accessibly, efficiently, and to 508 specifications.

Section 508 Experts Discuss Federal Contracts

The panel will be moderated by Mark Lumer, the former Principal Assistant Responsible for Contracting for the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command with over 30 years of experience working for the Federal Government.

The updated speaker lineup now includes:

Dr. Angela Billups and Deborah Kaplan will be discussing the HHS 508 procurement process and the challenges and process of implementing the HHS's 508 program. Ronald Smith will cover international accessibility initiatives and how they relate to section 508. And Preety Kumar will discuss Deque's experiences as a Federal contractor and how to approach the development of a successful 508 program.

The panel will take place on June 4th, 2014 at 8:30am at the National Press Club. Registration is limited, so make sure you sign up today!


p style="text-align: center;"> Register for 508 Seminar


For over fifteen years, Deque has been helping major corporations, government agencies, and other organizations ensure that their websites and mobile apps are accessible to everyone. We have more than fifteen years of history of serving the federal government, including undertaking the biggest accessibility program that's occurred in the United States government or anywhere. Deque also works with .edu's and mission-focused nonprofits to ensure that their materials and systems are usable and barrier free for users with disabilities. The company invented the first accessibility plug-in software, the first web-based testing platform, and the first server-based accessibility solution. All of these have been created in the service of helping our customers become accessible, advance the goals of their organization, and remove barriers for all users on the web.

  • twitter
  • facebook
  • linkedin
  • youtube