PEAT Calendar: Upcoming Events

Event Date: 
September 22, 2019 (All day)
Event Type: 
Announcement

The Consumer Technology Association Foundation has launched its CES 2020 Eureka Park Accessibility Contest.  The contest seeks startups with technologies that can benefit older adults or people with disabilities.  Five startup companies will be chosen to receive a complimentary booth at CES® 2020 in Eureka Park™, the show's flagship startup Marketplace, and a $2,500 prize.

Event Date: 
October 01, 2019 (All day) to October 31, 2019 (All day)
Event Type: 
Announcement

The Right Talent Right Now: NDEAM 2019 poster depicting people with disabilities at workNational Disability Employment Awareness Month (NDEAM) takes place annually each October.

Event Date: 
October 07, 2019 - 11:00 am EDT to October 08, 2019 - 11:00 am EDT
Event Type: 
Announcement

The Annual Inter-Agency Accessibility Forum (IAAF) focuses on accessibility as a business imperative to align the customer experience, website development, user experience (UX), and accessibility communities, supporting House of Representatives 5759 – 21st Century Integrated Digital Experience Act (21st Century IDEA), enacted by the 115th United States Congress. IAAF is sponsored by the Federal Chief Information Officer Council (Federal CIO Council), Accessibility Community of Practice (ACOP) and hosted by the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) and the U.S.

Event Date: 
October 10, 2019 (All day)
Event Type: 
Conference

Inclusive Design 24 (#id24) is a free 24-hour online event for the global community. It celebrates inclusive design and shares knowledge and ideas from analogue to digital, from design to development, from planners to practitioners, and everything and everyone in between.

No sign-up. No registration. All sessions are streamed live and publicly on the Inclusive Design 24 YouTube channel. Live captions for each session will be available.