eNews · August 2016

Save the Date

Thursday, August 18, 2pm-2:30pm ET WEBINAR

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​Rob Sinclair, President of the IAAP Global Leadership Team, will discuss the mission of the International Association of Accessibility Professionals (IAAP) and how its recently announced merger with G3ict will help encourage the growth of a worldwide accessibility profession.​

Thursday, September 15, 2pm-2:30pm ET WEBINAR

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What if users could invoke and use the ICT accessibility features they need anywhere, anytime, on any device? Raising the Floor's Gregg Vanderheiden will discuss how and why they are building this new global infrastructure, and the potential it has to impact the employment of people with disabilities.​

In Focus

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When growing an accessible workplace technology effort, it can be daunting to efficiently address gaps in your knowledge base. However, you don't have to do it alone. Eliza Greenwood recently attended the annual AccessU conference to improve her own skills, and reports that the opportunity to practice digital accessibility "hands on" in computer labs made a big difference.