Upcoming Events: August #a11ychat and Section 508 Refresh webinar

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#a11ychatAugust #a11ychat

On Monday, August 19th from 4-5pm EDT we’ll be having the August #a11ychat. Our August topic will be PDF Accessibility Testing.  We’ll get into methodologies, tools used, approaches, and whatever else comes up.  Join the team for what is sure to be a lively discussion of PDF accessibility. We’d love your input!

If you’re new to #a11ychat or tweetchats in general, visit our #a11ychat How-to Guide.

If you’re new to PDF accessibility, you might want to check out Denis Boudreau’s 4-part blog series on Requirements for an Accessible PDF.

 

Section 508 Refresh Webinar

In late 2013 or early 2014, the government plans to update the requirements to comply with Section 508. If you are part of a government agency, you need to know how these updates impact you!  Join Senior Accessibility Engineer Barry Johnson on Tuesday, September 17th at 2PM EDT as he hosts an informative webinar about the upcoming refresh.

During the session you will learn:

  • How the change in 508 standards will affect them.
  • How the current standards and the refreshed standards map together.
  • How WCAG 2.0 will provide a more accessible result than the current 508 standards.
  • About testng techniques to comply with WCAG 2.0.

Register Now to Reserve Your Spot!

 

 

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