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Learn how procurement teams can evaluate technologies to ensure the tools they acquire are inclusive.

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Buy IT! is an online resource that helps employers and their purchasing staff build accessibility and usability into their information and communication technology (ICT) procurement processes.

When a new technology is developed, accessibility is often not considered until after it launches and is in use. XR technologies are no exception.

The graphic is meant to help company leadership understand the most inclusive ways to procure and tailor AI recruiting and hiring systems to reduce potential bias.

Lainey Feingold, Disability Rights Attorney, shares how HR professionals can work toward real inclusion while involving people with disabilities in every step and avoiding quick-fix pitfalls.

Latest Resources

Spotlighting Accessibility in the New NIST AI Risk Management Framework

Overview In January 2023, the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) published the highly anticipated Artificial Intelligence Risk Management Framework (AI RMF 1.0) and companion NIST AI RMF Playbook. Together, these resources establish voluntary national standards to address risks in the development and use of AI products and services. Some [...]

Procurement

Procurement Learn how procurement teams can evaluate technologies to ensure the tools they acquire are inclusive. Featured Resources Buy IT!—Your Guide for Purchasing Accessible Technology Buy IT! is an online resource that [...]

Elements of Procuring & Tailoring AI Systems to Reduce Bias

Graphic description A circular graphic that shows the Elements of Procuring & Tailoring AI Systems to Reduce Bias. The graphic is meant to help company leadership understand the most inclusive ways to procure and tailor AI recruiting and hiring systems to reduce potential bias. The center of [...]

CTOs & IT Managers

Job Resources CTOs & IT Managers Are you a Chief Technology Officer (CTO) or Information Technology (IT) Manager looking for ways to make the technology you procure and use more accessible? Below are a few of PEAT’s most popular resources that will help. [...]

Questions to Ask Hardware & Software Vendors

Know What to Ask You should involve your organization’s procurement team before you bring any new XR hardware or software into your workplace. For example, if you want to buy a head-mounted display (HMD) with an embedded operating system, you should work with procurement to make sure this [...]

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