PEAT Talks: Embracing the Concept of "Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD)
"Bring Your Own Device" (BYOD) is an increasingly popular policy and practice in workplaces today. In this recorded webinar, Dana Marlowe, Accessibility Partners LLC (link is external), discusses the accessibility advantages BYOD can offer for both employers and technology users. This webinar was originally recorded on Thursday, October 15, 2015.
Dana Marlowe is an architect of inclusion and accessibility. She is the Principal Partner and co-founder of Accessibility Partners LLC, a disability and accessibility advocacy IT consulting firm. From empathetic practices in her personal life to making a fully accommodating workforce in her business, Dana fights for a world that fully accepts the contributions of those with disabilities.
As an accessibility subject matter expert, Dana has been featured in countless national and international industry publications and media platforms to promote inclusive technology. Dana lives with her family in the Washington, DC area, and keeps her calendar full of family outings, indie music concerts, road races, and struggling to make her garden grow.
PEAT Talks is a monthly virtual speaker series to showcase organizations and individuals whose work is advancing accessible technology in the workplace. Held the third Thursday of every month at 2:00 p.m. ET, these events are designed to be energetic and interactive discussions highlighting a spectrum of exciting work. Featured speakers will deliver a 10- to 15- minute talk and then field questions from attendees. To see upcoming events in this series, please visit our calendar.