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Digital Accessibility 101

Written by: Marketing

On-Demand Webinar

Original Presentation Date: August 18, 2020

If you’re new to accessibility, looking for some guidance on how to get started, or you’re struggling to figure out what it means for a web site or some other thing to be accessible, this webinar is for you.

Kickstart your accessibility journey, and learn:

  • What we mean by “digital accessibility”
  • The impact of digital accessibility barriers for people with disabilities
  • The basics of how to start building accessibility into your website
  • Where to learn more and can dive deeper into accessibility topics

On-Demand Resources include the slides, CART transcript, and recorded presentation.

About the Presenter

Derek Featherstone
Chief Experience Officer

Derek Featherstone

Derek brings 20+ years of usability analysis and accessibility consulting and training experience to his work with teams around the world, helping to make digital products more accessible and easier to use, while consistently improving practices, processes, and cultures to be more inclusive.

An internationally known speaker and authority on accessibility and inclusive design, Derek is focused on ensuring that accessibility and inclusion are seen as an integral part of user experience and service design, rather than as a simple checklist afterthought. He works directly with high-profile clients to ensure they are crafting and facilitating great user experiences for everyone, including people with disabilities.

As a former high school teacher, Derek brings his passion for education to the web industry, delivering technical training that is engaging, informative and immediately applicable. In addition, he is an internationally recognized speaker on the topics of accessibility and user experience, presenting at conferences and industry events throughout the U.S. and abroad.