Have 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, Senior Procurement Executive for the Department of Health and Human Services
- Deborah Kaplan, Section 508 Policy Lead, Office of the CIO, Department of Health and Human Services
- Ronald Smith, Procurement Director, Airbus Group
- Preety Kumar, CEO of Deque Systems and digital accessibility thought leader
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!