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May 02, 2019 (All day) to August 05, 2019 (All day)
June 17, 2019 (All day) to June 19, 2019 (All day)
July 30, 2019 (All day) to August 02, 2019 (All day)

What's New?

On January 17, the PEAT Think Tank held an in-person meeting with leadership from the U.S. Department of Labor’s (DOL) Office of Disability Employment Policy (ODEP). Based on an in-depth analysis of insights gathered at the meeting, PEAT has distilled a set of potential action steps that PEAT, DOL, and other organizations can use to prioritize emerging and prospective efforts around advancing accessible technology and employment.

Amitai Bin-Nun, Vice President of Autonomous Vehicles and Mobility Innovation at Securing America's Future Energy (SAFE), discusses the factors that autonomous vehicle manufacturers need to consider from an inclusive design standpoint, and the potential this technology holds to bring new talent into the workforce.

This year's CSUN Assistive Technology Conference highlighted the sharp rise of artificial intelligence (AI) into everyday life, charting both the challenges and great potential that AI holds from an accessibility perspective.

Megan Lawrence and Laura Ruby discuss how and why Microsoft is partnering with the Smart Cities for All initiative to eliminate the digital divide for persons with disabilities in cities around the world.

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Staff Training

Accessibility Skills & Awareness Resources

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TalentWorks

Accessible eRecruiting for Employers

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Buy IT!

Your Guide for Purchasing Accessible Technology

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Policy Matters

ICT Laws and Regulations

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